Qualcomm's New Dual-Core Chipset Promises 5X Performance, 75% Less Power Consumption
The next generation of Qualcomm processing prowess will bring two oft-desired features to an Android phone near you. How would you like five times the performance and 75-percent less power consumption as compared to the original Snapdragon processor? I know, right? The dual-core Qualcomm MSM8960 measures only 28nm and features all the requisite Android goodies: WiFi, GPS, Bluetooth and FM radio. Additional details include multi-mode LTE / 3G modem, and four times the graphic performance on board. Read more about the chip that plenty will be talking about in 2011 at EE Times.