LG confirms Snapdragon 800 for next-gen ‘G’ smartphone

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LG confirmed on Wednesday night that the next generation of “G” series smartphone will employ a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor. Why is it this important, you’re wondering? Because not only is it a beast in terms of performance but it’s also power-efficient and easy on ...

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Qualcomm announces new lightning-fast Snapdragon chips 600 and 800

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At CES, Qualcomm recently announced two new chipset sure to impress: The Snapdragon 600 and the Snapdragon 800. How impressive, you ask? Let’s start with the 600, which has: Quad Core Krait 300 CPU at speeds up to 1.9 GHz per core Adreno 320 GPU LPDDR3 RAM support Up to 40-percent better ...

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Acer V350 and V360 leaked, looks promising

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Acer is out of the smartphone game from a time now, but it seems they are planning to come back with a blast. Today, we got some details about two Acer Android powered phones, and both are packing some good goodies under the hood. Lets talk about the Acer V360 first: it will be running... Read More

Sony Xperia Odin official render image leaked

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Earlier in October, we heard about the Sony’s new upcoming flagship device codenamed as ‘Odin’. Recently, a Japanese tech site posted a leaked shot of a Sony phone, and they claimed it that it’s the Sony S650X Odin, though we still need some more solid evidence. Now ...

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LG and Qualcomm set to rock our world on September 19

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As if there were not enough mobile tech press conferences in September, LG has just officially sent out invitations to a September 19 event. Teaming with processor manufacturer Qualcomm, it’s a pretty good bet that they will announce the U.S. availability of the Optimus G. Things get ...

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HTC One S with S3 processor being sold in select Asian and European markets

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  After it was discovered that HTC was selling the One S in Taiwan with Qualcomm’s previous generation processor, the S3 Snapdragon as opposed to the S4, HTC has confirmed that they’re selling the S3 version in Asia-Pacific regions, as well as some European markets. It’s ...

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Qualcomm adds Virtua Tennis Challenge, three others to Snapdragon GamePack

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Qualcomm today announced that four new titles are joining their Snapdragon GamePack.  Designed as a bundle of games optimized for the Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset, the collection has grown to more than 100 titles.  The latest games to see their name added to the list are The Reem, Reign of ...

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Qualcomm pulls in record-breaking revenue in first quarter

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Mobile hardware monolith Qualcomm reported their first quarter earnings yesterday with an understandable amount of gusto. Despite a venerable position in the market and years of growth and experience, Qualcomm managed to bring in enough profit at $4.7 billion to break their company record. ...

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Qualcomm’s GameCommand ready for Android Market debut

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Qualcomm has all but wrapped up work on their answer to NVIDIA’s TegraZone and expect to open the doors next week.  Dropping in the Android Market on January 10th (first day of CES), Snapdragon GameCommand will give consumers and gamers a quick way to find Snapdragon optimized, featured ...

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Qualcomm Stadium to become Snapdragon Stadium for 10-day period

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In an effort to create public awareness over their new mobile processors, Qualcomm has announced that San Diego’s Qualcomm Stadium will be getting a temporary new name.  Starting with the San Diego Chargers game against the Baltimore Ravens on December 18 and  running through the ...

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BSQUARE Announces Qualcomm DragonBoard Tool for Developers

BSQUARE and Qualcomm today announced the general availability of DragonBoard, an Android development platform based on the Qualcomm APQ8060 Snapdragon S3 processor. In a nutshell, the DragonBoard is an exposed board that mimics the performance of the platform and comes with a sensor daughter ...

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Qualcomm Unveils Snapdragon Game Pack with More Than 100 Titles

Qualcomm has unveiled a new collection of games optimized for their Snapdragon processor family today in the aptly named Snapdragon Game Pack. Featuring more than 100 titles at launch, the list of partners and developers should be familiar to seasoned gamers. Among the early publishers included ...

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New Qualcomm Snapdragon Chips Leaked

A recently leaked presentation from Qualcomm seems to be showing off the company’s upcoming Snapdragon chipsets. The leaked chips were the MSM8270, MSM8930, MSM8960, and the APQ8064. According to the presentation, all of these processors will be based of the Krait architecture. These new ...

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Qualcomm Snapdragon Devices to See Netflix First

The days of waiting for streaming movies and television shows appears to be drawing to a close. Thanks to the performance and security in the Snapdragon platform, Android phones are set to see the service shortly.

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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 ...

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