Razer Edge 5G gaming handheld with Snapdragon G3X Gen 1 teased

Verizon took the stage at Mobile World Congress Las Vegas, the most important connectivity event in North America, to present the opening keynote and provide information about new partners, products, and incentives coming to users of the Network America depends on. Continue reading “Razer Edge 5G gaming handheld with Snapdragon G3X Gen 1 teased”

Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 could get ultra-high frequency version clocked up to 3.5GHz

Qualcomm should introduce the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 at the Snapdragon 8 Gen2 at the Snapdragon Tech Summit in November. There will be an ultra-high frequency version of the chip with CPU clock speed of 3.4-3.5GHz range next year, according to leaker Digital Chat Station. To remind you, the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 that was introduced recently has a clock speed of up to 3.2GHz. Continue reading “Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 could get ultra-high frequency version clocked up to 3.5GHz”

Qualcomm Snapdragon 6 Gen 1 4nm and Snapdragon 4 Gen 1 6nm 5G Mobile Platforms announced

Qualcomm just announced the Snapdragon 6 Gen 1 4nm and Snapdragon 4 Gen 1 6nm Mobile Platforms for mid-tier and mass-volume 5G devices. The Snapdragon 6 Gen 1 features triple ISP, 7th Gen Qualcomm AI Engine, and promises up to 35% quicker graphics rendering and up to 40% faster processing compared to Snapdragon 695. Continue reading “Qualcomm Snapdragon 6 Gen 1 4nm and Snapdragon 4 Gen 1 6nm 5G Mobile Platforms announced”

Meta partners with Qualcomm for custom VR chipsets

At IFA 2022 in Berlin, Qualcomm Technologies and Meta Platforms announced a multi-year deal to work together on spatial computing for the Meta Quest platform. This will be powered by Snapdragon XR platforms and technologies. Continue reading “Meta partners with Qualcomm for custom VR chipsets”

Bose to use Qualcomm S5 Audio SoCs on its future wireless audio devices

At the Qualcomm’s IFA event, Bose announced that it will be integrating Qualcomm wireless voice and music platforms across their portfolio of premium earbuds, headphones, speakers and soundbars, broadening their collaboration. Continue reading “Bose to use Qualcomm S5 Audio SoCs on its future wireless audio devices”

Qualcomm and GlobalFoundries sign multi-billion dollar revenue agreement

GlobalFoundries (GF) and Qualcomm Technologies are expanding their long-term chip manufacturing agreement. GF’s most advanced semiconductor production plant in Malta, New York, will be able to grow its capacity and secure wafer supply for U.S. manufacturing. Continue reading “Qualcomm and GlobalFoundries sign multi-billion dollar revenue agreement”

Qualcomm and Samsung extend patent agreement through 2030

According to the company’s announcement, Qualcomm Incorporated has expanded its joint venture agreement with Samsung Electronics in order to provide a cutting-edge, premium user experience for Samsung Galaxy devices. Continue reading “Qualcomm and Samsung extend patent agreement through 2030”

Mahindra partners with Qualcomm for the all-new Scorpio-N

Mahindra and Qualcomm are working together to improve the electronics inside the Scorpio N in the near future. As part of the deal, Qualcomm and Visteon Corporation, which makes electronics for cars, will work together. The two will add new features to Mahindra’s third-generation Snapdragon Cockpit platform for the Scorpio N, which will be released soon. The above said platform will aid in high levels of computing as well as intelligence for features that are new and better, especially in terms of security. Continue reading “Mahindra partners with Qualcomm for the all-new Scorpio-N”

Qualcomm Snapdragon W5+ and W5 Platforms for next-gen wearables announced

Qualcomm just unveiled the Snapdragon W5+ Gen 1 and Snapdragon W5 Gen 1 premium wearable platforms designed to advance ultra-low power and breakthrough performance for next generation connected wearables with a focus on extended battery life, premium user experiences, and
sleek, innovative designs. Continue reading “Qualcomm Snapdragon W5+ and W5 Platforms for next-gen wearables announced”

Ericsson, Qualcomm and Thales to test 5G non-terrestrial networks

Thales, a French aerospace company, Qualcomm Technologies, and Ericsson are getting ready to test and validate 5G networks for the first time outside of Earth, after 3GPP, the organization that oversees global telecommunications standards, gives the go-ahead in March 2022. Continue reading “Ericsson, Qualcomm and Thales to test 5G non-terrestrial networks”

Snapdragon 8 Gen2 launch expected at Snapdragon Tech Summit 2022 in November

Rumours about the Snapdragon 8 Gen2 SoC surfaced recently, which revealed that the chip will use 1+2+2+3 four-cluster architecture compared to 1+3+4 tri-cluster architecture. Now, Qualcomm has officially scheduled its Snapdragon Tech Summit for this year on November 14th and 17th, where it is expected to introduce its flagship chip. Continue reading “Snapdragon 8 Gen2 launch expected at Snapdragon Tech Summit 2022 in November”

Nokia, Elisa and Qualcomm achieve record 2.1 Gbps upload speed on 5G mmWave Spectrum

Nokia, Elisa, and Qualcomm Technologies today announced that they have hit record-breaking 5G uplink speeds of 2.1 Gbps. This was achieved in a live demonstration at the Nokia Arena in Tampere in Finland. The new record, which follows the 8Gbps downlink speeds announced in 2020, will enable Elisa to offer ultra-high-performing, low-latency services that will enhance the experience for visitors to the venue, said th ecompany. Continue reading “Nokia, Elisa and Qualcomm achieve record 2.1 Gbps upload speed on 5G mmWave Spectrum”

Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 could use four-cluster architecture

Qualcomm introduced the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 last year, and the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 was introduced last month as a minor upgrade offering a slight increase in performance. It should release the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 (SM8550) next year. According to leaker Digital Chat Station, Qualcomm might switch from 1+3+4 tri-cluster architecture to 1+2+2+3 architecture. Continue reading “Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 could use four-cluster architecture”

Qualcomm leads global Smartphone SoC market with 44% share in Q1 2022: Report

According to a Counterpoint research report, the global smartphone SoC (System on Chip) chipset and baseband market grew 23% year-on-year in Q1 2022, resulting in a 36% increase over the same period last year. Qualcomm leads the SoC and baseband market in Q1 2022, with a 56% YoY increase, followed by Apple, MediaTek, and others. Continue reading “Qualcomm leads global Smartphone SoC market with 44% share in Q1 2022: Report”

Snapdragon Spaces open for all; Developer kit released

Qualcomm introduced Snapdragon Spaces XR Developer Platform back in November last year. Earlier this year, it announced a partnership with game developer Square Enix, that let the two companies to work on new extended reality (XR) experiences through the Snapdragon Spaces XR Developer Platform. Today, it has opened up the Snapdragon Spaces XR Developer Platform for global developers to download. Continue reading “Snapdragon Spaces open for all; Developer kit released”