Qualcomm Snapdragon Sound Technology

Qualcomm Snapdragon Sound Technology

Qualcomm Technologies International, today announced Qualcomm® Snapdragon Sound™ technology, an optimized chain of audio innovations and software designed to provide seamless, immersive audio in, and across, devices including smartphones, wireless earbuds, and headsets. Snapdragon Sound is designed to provide a superior sound experience for consumers while listening to streaming music, communicating on the phone, or wirelessly gaming.  To coincide with this launch, Amazon Music and Qualcomm Technologies also announced a curated Snapdragon Sound Playlist. There are many ways sound quality can be disrupted between users and … Read more

Qualcomm Announces Snapdragon X65 5G Modem-RF System

Snapdragon X65 5G

Qualcomm Technologies, today announced the Snapdragon X65 5G Modem-RF System, its fourth-generation 5G modem-to-antenna solution. It is the world’s first 10 Gigabit 5G and the first 3GPP release 16 modem-RF system, which is currently sampling to OEMs and targeting commercial device launches in 2021. Snapdragon X65 is the Company’s biggest leap in 5G solutions since the commercialization of its first modem-RF system. It is designed to support the fastest 5G speeds currently available with fiber-like wireless performance and makes the best use … Read more

Qualcomm Announces Snapdragon 870 5G

snapdragon 870

Qualcomm earlier today announced the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 870 5G Mobile Platform, a follow-on to the flagship Snapdragon 865 Plus, which features an enhanced Qualcomm® Kryo™ 585 CPU prime core clock speed of up to 3.2 GHz. The new Snapdragon 870 is designed to deliver increased performance across the board for geared-up gameplay with insanely fast Qualcomm® Snapdragon Elite Gaming™ experiences, truly global 5G sub-6 GHz, and mmWave, and ultra-intuitive AI. The Snapdragon 870 5G Mobile Platform is a connectivity powerhouse, … Read more

Qualcomm and Google Announce that Extend Project Treble Android updates on Qualcomm’s Mobile Platforms for four years

project treble

Qualcomm Technologies and Google announced their collaboration to enhance and extend Project Treble with the goal of enabling more devices with Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ mobile platforms to run the latest Android OS.  The enhancements are intended to enable Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) to upgrade their Snapdragon-based devices to the latest Android OS without modifying Qualcomm Technologies’ chipset-specific software and to use a common Android software branch to upgrade devices based on a wide range of Snapdragon mobile platforms across Qualcomm Technologies’ portfolio.  These … Read more

Qualcomm Announces New Snapdragon 678 Mobile Platform for Immersive Entertainment Experiences

snapdragon 678

Snapdragon 678 Meets High-Demand for Premium Mobile Experiences with Upgraded Performance, Dynamic Camera Features, and Enhanced Streaming Capabilities Qualcomm Technologies, announced the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 678 Mobile Platform, a follow-on to the Snapdragon 675, to deliver overall performance upgrades, high-speed connections for sophisticated photo and video capture, and immersive entertainment experiences. Snapdragon 678 offers the following performance enhancements over Snapdragon 675: Qualcomm® Kryo™ 460 CPU core clock speed up to 2.2GHz Qualcomm® Adreno™ 612 GPU performance increase In addition to these … Read more

Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G Mobile Platform is here

Qualcomm Snapdragon 888

During the annual Snapdragon Tech Summit Digital 2020, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. introduced its latest flagship Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 888 5G Mobile Platform, which will set the benchmark for flagship smartphones in 2021. This new platform packs industry-leading mobile innovations in 5G, artificial intelligence (AI), gaming, and camera technologies that will transform premium mobile devices into professional-quality cameras, intelligent personal assistants, and elite gaming rigs. Snapdragon 888 with advanced 5G connectivity will redefine today’s mobile experiences to usher in the future of … Read more

Lenovo announces Z5 Pro GT, last year’s model refreshed with a Snapdragon 855 processor

Lenovo announces Z5 Pro GT, last year’s model refreshed with a Snapdragon 855 processor - Lenovo Z5s official 630x436

Lenovo had an event in China today where the company announced the budget Z5s, a device that was previously leaked with a hole punch in the display. Unfortunately, the device ended up featuring a teardrop-style notch. However, the attention was stolen by the newly announced Lenovo Z5 Pro GT. The device is just an updated Z5 Pro, which featured a 95% screen-to-body ratio thanks to the camera system hidden under a slider. This new Z5 Pro GT features the new Snapdragon … Read more