Qualcomm unveils new mid-range Snapdragon SoCs and Gigabit LTE modem

Tech News Qualcomm unveils new mid-range Snapdragon SoCs and Gigabit LTE modem

Qualcomm has announced the Snapdragon 425, 435, and 625 SoCs, three new entry-level and mid-range chips. It also unveiled the Snapdragon X16 LTE modem, the first commercially available LTE modem to offer Gigabit-class download speeds.
OpenSignal: Singapore has the fastest LTE speed; Singtel and StarHub the two fastest LTE operators in the world

Tech News OpenSignal: Singapore has the fastest LTE speed; Singtel and StarHub the two fastest LTE operators in the world

That said, South Korea continues to set the standard for LTE availability, as LTE users in the country are able to get a signal almost all the time.
LG's new Watch Urbane is the first Android Wear device with cellular connectivity

Tech News LG's new Watch Urbane is the first Android Wear device with cellular connectivity

LG yesterday unveiled the Watch Urbane 2nd Edition which is the first Android Wear device to come with cellular connectivity. It can connect via 4G, 3G, Wi-Fi or Bluetooth and os compatible with both iOS and Android.
2016 iPhones to come with Intel’s LTE modem chip

Tech News 2016 iPhones to come with Intel’s LTE modem chip

Collaboration between Apple’s iPhone and Intel’s chip-making division has been ongoing since March 2015, and the modem chip can support up to LTE Categories 9 and 10, giving us download speeds of 450mbps.
Snapdragon 820's latest modem promises faster, more reliable LTE speeds

Tech News Snapdragon 820's latest modem promises faster, more reliable LTE speeds

Qualcomm announces new connectivity features for their upcoming Snapdragon 820 SoC, with better optimization for LTE and Wi-Fi networks, better battery efficiency, and support for LTE speeds of up to 600Mbps, as well as 802.11ad Wi-Fi support, all thanks to the new X12 LTE modem.
Samsung launches the 5.7-inch Galaxy A8 in China, its slimmest smartphone to date

Tech News Samsung launches the 5.7-inch Galaxy A8 in China, its slimmest smartphone to date

The Samsung Galaxy A8 is now official as it is listed on the company's Chinese website. It is the slimmest Samsung phone to date at 5.9mm thin. Read on to find out more.
Oppo unveils Mirror 5s in Taiwan, runs on Snapdragon 410 and Android 5.1 Lollipop

Tech News Oppo unveils Mirror 5s in Taiwan, runs on Snapdragon 410 and Android 5.1 Lollipop

Oppo unveiled a mid-range handset in Taiwan, the Mirror 5s. It sports a 5-inch 720p display and runs on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 quad-core 1.2GHz processor. Read on to find out more!
Apple's new iPhones to support LTE speeds of up to 300Mbps with new Qualcomm chip?

Tech News Apple's new iPhones to support LTE speeds of up to 300Mbps with new Qualcomm chip?

9to5Mac reports that Apple's new iPhones will come with a new Qualcomm LTE chipset which is more power-efficient and can deliver 4G LTE speeds of up to 300Mbps.
Huawei unveils 5.2-inch Honor 7, comes with 20MP phase-detection rear camera

Tech News Huawei unveils 5.2-inch Honor 7, comes with 20MP phase-detection rear camera

Huawei today unveiled the new Honor 7 smartphone which comes in three variants. All three variants sport a metallic design, and can be differentiated by connectivity options and storage options. Hit the link to find out more.
Korean telco KT first to roll out "wireless 1G" service that is 15.6x faster than LTE

Tech News Korean telco KT first to roll out "wireless 1G" service that is 15.6x faster than LTE

Korean telco KT is the first in the world to roll out "wireless 1Gbps" cellular service that delivers 15.6 times faster speeds than its 4G LTE counterpart. The Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge are the first devices to support such speeds in Korea.