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Qualcomm confirms LG G5 will use Snapdragon 820

Qualcomm has just confirmed the LG G5 will use the new Snapdragon 820 chipset in a tweet a few days before the official announcement of the device at MWC 2016.
by Kris CarlonFebruary 17, 20162

Qualcomm unveils first gigabit LTE modem and three new mid-range SoCs

Qualcomm has just unveiled the mobile industry's first gigabit LTE modem, as well as the new mid- to low-end Snapdragon 625, 435 and 425 SoCs.
by Jimmy WestenbergFebruary 11, 20161

Qualcomm releases Snapdragon Wear 2100 to enhance the wearable experience

Following the success of the Snapdragon 400 in Android Wear devices, Qualcomm has decided to start making wearable specific chips. The first is the Snapdragon Wear 2100.
by Gary SimsFebruary 11, 201614

Google to court Qualcomm, jilted lover Intel may be put out in the cold

Word on the street is that Google is looking to tap Qualcomm to produce its server chips going forward, according to Bloomberg. Although this wouldn’t ruin Intel, it would certainly be ...
by John DyeFebruary 5, 201641

Guess which smartphone company used the most chips in 2015

A new report on global semiconductor sales in 2015 shows a tiny 2.5% margin between the two largest chip consumers on the planet: Apple and Samsung. But who used more?
by Kris CarlonFebruary 2, 20162

Qualcomm declares 24 percent drop in profits

Qualcomm saw its earnings fall 24 percent YoY in the most recent quarter, as sales of high-end smartphones continue to slow.
by Robert TriggsJanuary 28, 20168

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 will be made by… Samsung

While usually seen as competitors, Qualcomm and Samsung are about to embark on a very cozy trip to your smartphone's innards.
by Edgar CervantesJanuary 14, 201642

Ultrasonic fingerprint scanners: how do they work?

The new Le Max Pro boasts a Qualcomm Sense ID ultrasonic fingerprint scanner, so let's examine how this works and what's different to current scanners.
by Robert TriggsJanuary 6, 20167

Le Max Pro will be the first phone with Snapdragon 820, ultrasonic sensor, and WiFi 802.11ad

The latest in Letv’s arsenal is the Le Max Pro, a device that incorporates no fewer than three industry premieres.
by Bogdan PetrovanJanuary 6, 201622

Qualcomm announces aptX HD codec with 24-bit Bluetooth audio

Qualcomm's newly announced CSR8675 codec claims to bring hi-res 24-bit Bluetooth audio to mobile products.
by Robert TriggsJanuary 6, 20165
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