Qualcomm confirms Snapdragon 810 being pulled from flagship device

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On Wednesday, Qualcomm confirmed that a large customer had dropped its Snapdragon 810 processor. While it did not confirm who that customer was, reports state that Samsung was the smartphone manufacturer who decided to pull the processor from its upcoming Galaxy S6 due to heat issues. Whoever ...

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New Snapdragon 810 supposedly to arrive in March

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The Wall Street Journal reports that Qualcomm is working on a new version of the Snapdragon 810 for March. This is in response to the overheating issues of the current Snapdragon 810. If Samsung does include a processor other than its Exynos in the upcoming Galaxy S6, it is likely to be the ...

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What we know: Sony Xperia Z4 rumors and leaks thus far

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*Last Updated: January 23 2015 10:54am Sony’s flagship devices have become stale in recent years, with most enthusiasts agreeing that Sony makes good quality smartphones without the required innovation to boost sales. This has resulted in an overwhelming loss for Sony’s smartphone ...

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Oppo launches high-end R1C and low to mid-range Mirror 3

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We’re only 15 days into 2015 and Chinese-manufacturer Oppo just announced two new smartphones, the high-end R1C and the mid-range Mirror 3. Going on sale Jan. 20 for 2499 RMB ($404 USD), the R1C sports a 5-inch 720p display, 1.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 64-bit octa-core processor, 2GB ...

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Qualcomm flaunts Snapdragon 810 SoC perks

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Qualcomm announced their new flagship processor Snapdragon 810 at CES 2015 which takes mobile processing capabilities to the next level. The G Flex 2 is the first smartphone in the world to feature an the Snapdragon 810 Octa-core CPU from Qualcomm. The 64-bit processing beast can handle things ...

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Qualcomm teases device that sports Snapdragon 800 ahead of CES 2015

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CES 2015 is right around the corner and everyone from phone manufacturers to CPU manufacturers plan to attend. Qualcomm now seems as if they will do more than just attend, but might debut a device that is sporting  a Snapdragon 800 processor. Today on Twitter, Qualcomm posted the image of what ...

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Snapdragon 810 Chipset Rollout Remains on Track

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Late last week, Business Korea released a report indicating that the roll-out of Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 chip would be delayed. This was mostly due to an issue with an overheating CPU. Moreover, this issue was also said to effect the RAM controller and the Adreno 430 GPU attached to the ...

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Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 210 processor announced for entry-level smartphones and tablets

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Qualcomm on Tuesday announced its latest mobile processor, the quad-core Snapdragon 210. Aimed at entry-level smartphones and tablets, features include multimode 3G/4G LTE and LTE Dual SIM configurations, full HD playback, up to 8-megapixel cameras, and QuickCharge 2.0 capability. Additional ...

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Multi-core 64-bit Snapdragon teased for IFA

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A recent tweet from Qualcomm teased that during next week’s IFA in Berlin, Qualcomm will reveal a multi-core 64-bit Snapdragon powered Smartphone. The fact that Qualcomm is revealing a multi-core 64-bit Snapdragon via phone is not surprise at all. Especially since HTC has been teasing ...

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HTC working on an octa-core 64-bit smartphone

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HTC are currently developing what will be the worlds first octa-core 64-bit smartphone. According to Chinese site Weibo, HTC will be building their future on a Qualcomm’s next-generation 64-bit processor, of which the first is looking to be the Snapdragon 615. The higher powered ...

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HTC could announce a Snapdragon 615-powered Desire at IFA

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It hasn’t been too long since Qualcomm announced their new Snapdragon 615 processor. It’s projected to be available around the end of Q3 or beginning of Q4 2014, and we may already be seeing signs of it becoming available to the general public. According to the roadmap for the new ...

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Details leak for waterproof HTC Butterfly 2

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A new image of the HTC Butterfly 2 has leaked thanks to @upleaks. The smartphone, which has already launched in Japan as the HTC J Butterfly HTL23, now seems to be known as the HTC Butterfly 2 for the Asia-Pacific Market. @upleaks noted that the device is an English version but will not be ...

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FYI: Qualcomm says the OnePlus One can playback music for days

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Your next party may not be one that rages on for days, but Qualcomm wants everyone to know, according to a recent blog post, that the OnePlus One, which features its latest Snapdragon 801 processor can play music for over 60 hours on a single battery charge. This is all thanks to Qualcomm ...

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Lenovo Yoga Tablet 10 HD+ Review

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Lenovo is back again with another addition to the Yoga tablet line. It’s safe to say that Lenovo’s top-of-the-line Android tablet is better than ever. As we mentioned with our review of the Yoga Tablet 10, Lenovo is pushing the envelope on design, which could be good or bad ...

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MediaTek takes aim at Qualcomm’s high end with new 64-bit processor

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MediaTek on Tuesday unveiled its new high-end mobile processor, the 64-bit 8-core MT6795 chip. With speeds up to 2.2GHz, the CPU offers support for displays up to 1600×2560, slow-motion video capture at 480fps, and a 120MHz refresh rate for screens. Key features of MT6795: 64-bit True ...

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