Tag: qualcomm

Samsung’s Switch to Google’s Wear OS Would Be a Huge Mistake

Photo: Victoria Song/Gizmodo Rumors that Samsung may potentially ditch Tizen, its proprietary OS for wearables, for Google’s Wear OS, have been flying lately. It’s a...

The rise of Qualcomm alternatives. Time to take them seriously?

In December 2020, tech blogs around the world reported something very interesting. Taiwanese chipmaker MediaTek, for the first time since its incorporation, shipped more chips...

Winners and Losers of the week: Honor is back! LG’s mobile business under a cloud?

As yet another week in tech draws to a close, it’s also time we pick our winners and losers of the last seven days in...

Honor View 40 announced, ex-Huawei sub-brand announces partnerships with Intel, Qualcomm

Honor, on January 22, 2021, announced the launch of the Honor View 40 (also known as the Honor V40), the company’s first smartphone release after...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 SoC With a Clock Speed of 3.2GHz Launched

Qualcomm has launched the Snapdragon 870 mobile platform over a month after bringing the Snapdragon 888 as its latest flagship system-on-chip (SoC). The new chipset...

Moto Edge S to be the first phone to get the Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 chip

Motorola has hinted at the launch of a new smartphone called the Moto Edge S later this month. The interesting bit about this phone? It...

Snapdragon 870: Qualcomm surprises with “new” smartphone chip

To the surprise of many observers, Qualcomm presented the Snapdragon 870 in the past few hours. A look at the details shows how small the...

Samsung Exynos 2100: Too important to fail

Samsung has scheduled its own launch event for the Exynos 2100 for the very first time in the company’s history. This year, the South Koreans...

Frustrated with inaccurate, slow in-display fingerprint scanners? Here’s the solution!

Clunky, inaccurate in-display fingerprint scanners could become a thing of the past as Qualcomm plans to debut its new 3D Sonic Gen 2 fingerprint sensor...

Qualcomm 3D Sonic Sensor Gen 2 Ultrasonic Fingerprint Reader Unveiled, May Debut on Samsung Galaxy S21 Series

Qualcomm 3D Sonic Sensor Gen 2 has been launched as a new ultrasonic fingerprint scanner for smartphones. The new sensor is claimed to deliver up...

Honor and Qualcomm: Rumours of a partnership could change everything, but….

Chinese smartphone brand Honor and American chipmaker Qualcomm are reportedly in talks to renew their partnership for the supply of chipsets to the former if we...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 Debuts as First Snapdragon 4-Series SoC to Support 5G Connectivity

Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 has been launched as the company’s first 4-series mobile platform with 5G support. The new system-on-chip (SoC) is specifically designed to bring...

Winners and Losers of the Week: The first SD 888 Phone is here, Google removes key camera feature

Well, another week just went by in a jiffy and it’s once again time for me to pen down the weekly ‘Winners and Losers’ column....

Winners and losers of the week: MediaTek surpasses Qualcomm, Telegram announces ads

The last week of 2020 is finally here, and as we bid goodbye to perhaps the most eventful year of our lifetime, we can only hope...

MediaTek Surpasses Qualcomm to Become Biggest Smartphone Chipset Vendor in Q3 2020: Counterpoint

MediaTek outstripped Qualcomm to become the biggest smartphone chipset vendor with 31-percent market share in the third quarter of 2020, according to a report. The...

Winners and losers of the week: Good news for Android, iOS users, FaceBook ‘loves’ small businesses

Well, another week just went by like a flash, and we at NextPit are here, once again, with what we think are the Winners and...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 AnTuTu, Geekbench, More Benchmark Test Scores Shared by Company

Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC has been put through a series of synthetic industry benchmark tests by the company itself. Launched earlier this month as a...

Apple Starts Work on Its Own Cellular Modem, Chip Chief Johny Srouji Says

Apple has started building its own cellular modem for future devices, a move that would replace components from Qualcomm, Apple’s top chip executive told staff on...

Snapdragon 888: How Qualcomm’s new super chip enhances your camera

After Qualcomm introduced the new Snapdragon 888 in early December, more detailed information on the inner workings of the super-chip, which will be found in...

Oppo Reno 5 Pro+ 5G Tipped to Feature Snapdragon 865 SoC, Reno 5 4G May Come With Snapdragon 720G

Oppo Reno 5 Pro+ will sport a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC, according to a leak from a known tipster. According to the tipster, the phone...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Specifications, Features Detailed

Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC specifications and performance capabilities have been detailed by the company a day after making its announcement at the virtual keynote during...

Snapdragon 888: Realme ‘Race’, Red Magic 6, Oppo Find X3, and Other Upcoming Phones Based on the New SoC From Qualcomm

Realme ‘Race’ as well as Red Magic 6, Oppo Find X3, Nubia Z, and ZTE Axon 30 series are set to debut in the first...

job placement: Placements at IIT Guwahati: 69 offers made during Session 1.1

GUWAHATI: The Placement process at IIT Guwahati has started from December 1, 2020 in a completely virtual mode. Companies such as Google, Microsoft, Goldman Sachs,...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC Debuts With New 5G Modem, Next-Gen AI Engine for Flagship Smartphones

Qualcomm on Tuesday unveiled the Snapdragon 888 5G mobile platform as its next-generation flagship system-on-chip (SoC) for premium smartphones at a virtual keynote held during...

Xiaomi Mi 11 Spotted on Geekbench With Snapdragon 875 SoC, Tipped to Feature 48-Megapixel Ultra-Wide Camera

Xiaomi Mi 11 was reportedly recently spotted on Geekbench with a Snapdragon 875 SoC and has now been tipped to feature a 48-megapixel ultra-wide camera....