- News tagged "qualcomm"
Thursday, 21 Feb 2013
Samsung has been now rumored to choose to rely on a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor as opposed to its own Exynos 5 Octa processor for its upcoming Galaxy S IV phone due to "power consumption issues and temperature problems" in the latter.
Qualcomm has revealed the specifications of the new Snapdragon 400 and 200 processors. These new chips are targeted at mid-tier and entry level smartphones; unlike their high-end counterparts, the beefier Snapdragon 800 and 600 processors. Read on to uncover the details of these processors.
Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013
AMD may be trying to expand beyond PC chips with the recent hiring of two senior engineers, Charlie Matar, previously senior vice president of engineering at Qualcomm, and Wayne Meretsky, previously technical lead for OS X at Apple.
Friday, 11 Jan 2013
ST-Ericsson (STE) unveiled its latest quad-core processor, the NovaThor L8580. It can be clocked up to 2.5GHz and consumes 50% less power than its competitors.
Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013
Qualcomm & Wilocity Launch Industry's First Tri-band Reference Design Featuring Both 802.11ac and 802.11ad Technology
Qualcomm Incorporated today announced that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Atheros, Inc., and Wilocity launched the industry's first tri-band reference design that combines 802.11ac and 802.11ad wireless capabilities on a single module.
Tuesday, 8 Jan 2013
Qualcomm has announced its answers to NVIDIA's next-gen Tegra 4 processor, the quad-core Snapdragon 800 and 600 processors. Both processors will be available in commercial devices by mid-year and Q2 2013 respectively.
Sony Mobile Communications just unveiled its latest flagship device, the Xperia Z. It is slated for a global launch in Q1 2013. Hit the link to find out more about the 5-inch Android smartphone.
Wednesday, 26 Dec 2012
According to a report from ABI Research, over 5 billion wireless connectivity chips will ship in 2013. This will include standalone Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS, NFC, and ZigBee, as well as connectivity combo integrated circuits and platform solutions.
Monday, 10 Dec 2012
Qualcomm has become the world's third largest supplier of semiconductor chips. This is according to IHS iSuppli who has been tracking the semiconductor market and it stated that Qualcomm looks set to end the year with a stunning 27.2% growth in semiconductor revenue.
Monday, 27 Aug 2012
LG's upcoming flagship smartphone, the Optimus G is shaping up to be one of the most powerful Android handsets to arrive in 2012.