The SM-G900S seems to match the description of Samsung’s upcoming superphone, with a 2K display, a Qualcomm 2.5GHz processor, and Android 4.4 on board.
The Qualcomm Toq smartwatch is now available for purchase from Qualcomm, though any new orders will have to wait at least a week before they ship. Read on for more!
New forecast data about the number of microprocessors shipments show that the global market for processors will rise to 1.50 billion chips by the end of this year, up from 1.21 billion in 2012. In the face of declining PC sales, the growth is due to smartphone and tablet sales.
According to new reports Qualcomm, Nvidia and Broadcom are all ready to release 64-bit quad-core processors during the first six months of 2014. The new chips could be announced shortly, maybe even as soon as January during CES 2014.
Qualcomm just took the veil off its latest high-performance system on a chip, the Snapdragon 805, combining the fastest mobile CPU ever with the new Adreno 420 GPU.
At the heart of every smartphone there is a baseband processor which contains a general purpose ARM processor and runs its own operating system. These operating systems are closed source and vulnerable to hackers.
The Toq will be available on December 2, and, for $349, buyers will get a low-power Mirasol display, long battery life (several days according to Qualcomm), and the ability to receive notifications right on the wrist, for things like email or calendar.
A recently spotted benchmark from AnTuTu, shows the yet unreleased Qualcomm Snapdragon APQ8084 running at 2.5GHz. with the new Adreno 420 GPU. Will the Adreno 400 series be a revolution or an evolution?
Qualcomm arranged 130 HTC Ones on a 540-degree spiral rig and used it to take some pretty sweet shots. Check it out.
Qualcomm realizes that 64-bit computing is the future and issues a formal statement retracting comments made by its Chief Marketing Officer calling Apple A7’s processor a “marketing gimmick.”