Tag: Qualcomm

Qualcomm Snapdragon 610 and 615 deliver 64-bit goodness to mid-tier devices

Hot on the heels of MediaTek's announcement, Qualcomm, one of the most popular names when it comes to mobile chips, is now also announcing...

Qualcomm faces possible $1 billion fine in China for alleged overcharging

In China, Qualcomm is facing difficulties surrounding perceived price fixing. Anti-monopoly regulators in China have accused Qualcomm of overcharging, and abusing their market position...

Xiaomi Hongmi 1s ditches MediaTek for a Qualcomm Snapdragon

Xiaomi has recently hit our radars for outing its first smartphone to be launched outside of its main Chinese market, the Xiaomi Redmi, basically...

Qualcomm Toq update adds activity point tracking, world clock, and more

Qualcomm has rolled out the latest update for the Toq smartwatch. This one does add a new watchface, however there is also a bit...

MediaTek’s new octa-core SoC is LTE capable, and heavy on specs

If you’ve been waiting patiently for octa-core, it won’t be long now. MediaTek has announced their latest offering, the MT6595. Though not the first...

Snapdragon Glance is another stab at an information dense lock screen

It almost feels uncanny that Qualcomm would be releasing an Android app, but here we are again with actually the chip maker's second. This...

Qualcomm Q1 2014 revenue falls short of expectations, but sets record

Qualcomm released their Q1 2014 earnings recently, and the results are mixed. Though they’re still in the black when it comes to overall health,...

Qualcomm snatches 1,400 patents from HP relating to Palm, iPaq, and Bitphone

Qualcomm has announced that they’ve acquired about 1,400 patents from HP. The portfolio, which also encompasses patent applications, notably references Palm, iPaq, and Bitphone....

Intel bringing 64-bit chipsets to Android in Q2 2014, CEO claims

In a conference call with analysts, Intel CEO Brian Krzanich had some good news. According to him — and we’d like to think he’d...

Qualcomm’s Ultra Sound NotePad is a fresh look at the Tablet/Stylus duo

Styli are a pain. They have these soft, rubbery tips that don’t really do what you want, and they’re kind of expensive. Some even...

ZTE rumored to be making its own octa-core processor

The mobile system-on-chip market might soon get a bit more competitive, if not more diverse. ZTE is believed to be the latest device manufacturer...

Qualcomm expected to see competition for LTE dominance in 2014

When it comes to LTE, Qualcomm is the chipset maker of choice. Part of that is their cornering of the market; by being first,...