Pocketnow Daily: iPhone 13 Camera Leak Says A LOT about iPhone 12… (video)
On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about possible camera configuration in the iPhone 13, the color options for the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 series and more
OPPO flagship
OPPO could have Qualcomm, MediaTek and HiSilicon engineers working on its new chip
OPPO may have started to recruit personnel for the development of its future chipsets in well-known companies such as Qualcomm, and other silicon producers
Huawei P40 vs Samsung Galaxy S20
Pocketnow Daily: Why People HATE Exynos On Samsung Galaxy Phones?! (video)
On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the petition against Exynos procesors in Samsung Galaxy phones, leaks of the OnePlus 8 Pro and more
Apparently, some users don’t want Exynos processors in their Samsung smartphones
It seems that several users are not satisfied with Exynos processors in their Samsung Galaxy flagship devices, and they want this to stop
OPPO flagship
OPPO could start producing its own chipsets with help from OnePlus and Realme
OPPO may have started to develop its own chipset with the help of engineers from OnePlus and Realme to stop depending on other companies
Qualcomm’s more power-efficient chip for smart speakers debuts
The semiconductors company is bringing out new silicon for what it calls the “second generation” of smart speakers. What does it entail?
Qualcomm and BOE
In Qualcomm anti-trust battles, Korean FTC could be its ticking time bomb
As part of antitrust mitigation measures it’s obligated to fulfill, Qulacomm has to renegotiate a bunch of patent licensing deals. It hasn’t happened.
AnTuTu crowns Xiaomi Mi 9 as best performer
The Snapdragon 855 phones are starting to dominate the benchmark score charts and their performance is strikingly powerful.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 is 10 percent better than the 710
There are a few more megacycles here and a new antenna for 60GHz WiFi, but the Snapdragon 712 supplants its predecessor mainly as a newer product.
LG’s 5G phone will be bigger and better at MWC 2019
LG loves to tease its phones out to the media well before they are released and it intends to give its 5G trailblazer device the same treatment.
Telstra makes 5G boasts with HTC, Ericsson, ZTE, Netgear and Qualcomm
Ericsson helped with a 5G video call, HTC has a hub, Netgear has another hub and ZTE has a test phone. All of it’s powered by Qualcomm.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 event likely in Hawaii on December 4
Qualcomm has confirmed that it’s holding a party to show off its newest silicon in Hawaii in the coming two weeks. All we need now are details.
Reuters: Apple not negotiating with Qualcomm on “any level”
Apple has been going after Qualcomm on several intellectual property causes and, ultimately, money. And it will do so in court.
MediaTek 5G modem comes before system-on-a-chip
The odd sibling from Qualcomm and Intel, MediaTek is prepared to make it over to 5G connectvity within 2019, one way or another.
MediaTek launches Helio P70 chipset for “New Premium” phones
Flagships may slay consumers’ wallets, but this chipset for smartphones will keep prices down while still packing the power in.
OPPO Hyper Boost is intended to speed up every app on your phone
The Chinese tech company pushed supercharging smartphone batteries to the limits. Now, it’s time to speed up the silicon through its own means.
Xiaomi Mi 8X will be “youthful” according to a leaked box
A 24-megapixel selfie camera, a 6.3-inch display and… a Snapdragon 660 processor. That last bit may have disappointed a few wishlist writers.
Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 3100 promises week-long smartwatch battery
The Snapdragon Wear 3100 is a comprehensive upgrade from the Wear 2100 with a focus on reduction of power use and size, but upping smartwatch performance.
5G
Qualcomm will have 5G compatible chipsets in the first half of 2019
After the announcement of Huawei’s 7nm Kirin 980, Qualcomm has announced the arrival of 5G capable 7nm chipsets in smartphones during the first half of 2019
Galaxy Note 9 support page appears on Samsung Sweden site
The expected model number of the device has appeared on Samsung’s Swedish support databank and it’s one bearing an Exynos chipset.
Qualcomm makes Snapdragon 850 the official next-gen chipset for Windows 10 PCs
The Snapdragon 850 will be faster than the Snapdragon 845 for laptop computing needs and bring “multi-day” battery life while also keep users connected.
Qualcomm rumored to have two Windows on ARM chips planned: Snapdragon 850, Snapdragon 1000
Qualcomm and Microsoft sound like they have a blueprint for Windows 10 on ARM well into 2019. One iterative chipset and one big chipset are incoming.
MediaTek brings advanced 12nm technology to low-end market with Helio P22 SoC
MediaTek’s Helio P22 is by far the world’s humblest 12nm-based processor, potentially opening the door for some crazy affordable smartphones with stellar battery life.
OPPO F7 spotted unnecessarily cheating benchmarks
The device runs on a MediaTek Helio P60, a mid-range processor with a 12nm fabrication and eight cores. It should do fine on paper. It shouldn’t need to cheat.
MediaTek prepared for Android Go with three chipsets
The second-string mobile semiconductor is getting ready to bring new, low-end Android devices with the latest software on them.