Apple counters Qualcomm battery patent infringement claims with its own

Qualcomm accused Apple of violating its battery patents. Apple denied those claims and then came back with accusations of its own.

Saygus V Squared customers promised Snapdragon 835 version for free

It won hearts and money two years ago, but even after the Indiegogo, Saygus dropped off the map. It’s been clawing its way back with big promises.

Official Snapdragon 835 benchmarks shine, but on a reference device

The Snapdragon 835 gets official benchmark runs against Snap 821, 820, Exynos 8890 and Kirin 960 devices. And the numbers look good… for a reference bed.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 goes official with Snapdragon 820 and ‘enhanced’ S Pen

The Super AMOLED display-sporting Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 you’ve been waiting for so long is finally unveiled, S Pen support and all.

Xiaomi Mi MAX 2 may be first to feature Snapdragon 660

Rumors say that the mid-ranger of this year could be the octa-core version of a top-end quad-core chip from last year. Will we see it in action soon?

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 benchmarked with Snapdragon 820, 4GB RAM, same old screen

The long overdue Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 (9.6) is today exposed in a pre-release benchmark, with Snapdragon 820 and 4GB RAM apparently inside.

Should Microsoft still try to make a 3-in-1 device?

Microsoft is the closest to making a true 3-in-1 device. But should it? Is the power there to bring a PC experience to a phone? The Weekend Debate is on!

Snapdragon 835 benchmark affirms octa-core design

Some impressive GFXBench results show a marked improvement for the Adreno 540 GPU driving a quad HD from an Adreno 530 running at full HD.

Qualcomm’s first 10nm-based processor is the Samsung-manufactured Snapdragon 835

Qualcomm is officially following up the 14nm-based Snapdragon 820 and 821 processors with the Samsung-made 10nm Snapdragon 835.
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Qualcomm teases ‘something new’ from OnePlus, powered by Snapdragon 821

Qualcomm may have just confirmed the imminent arrival of that oft-rumored OnePlus 3T on Twitter, Snapdragon 821 processing power in tow.

Apple A10 Fusion cores way bigger than competition

Part of the reason why Apple kills the competition on chip performance this year is because of how large its CPU cores are in the iPhone 7.

Alcatel Idol 4 Pro revived in benchmark with Android Nougat

For a few months in the spring, we thought this high-end phone would pack a Windows 10 Mobile punch for sure. Now, we’re not so sure.

Chinese retailers selling overclocked Xiaomi Mi 5 variants

At least one online retailer has a slightly juiced up Xiaomi Mi 5. Or, should we say, what a normal phone with a Snapdragon 820 should be.

Who really needs LG V20 spec rumors when they can just wait a day?

A Weibo user has put out a hit list of what to expect from the LG V20, running Android Nougat out of the box. Why not wait until tomorrow to find out?

Qualcomm introduces another piece of reference hardware, the Snapdragon VR820

Heavy-duty virtual reality headsets don’t have to be tied down with wires to driving devices. Qualcomm wants to prove that to developers with the VR820.

More details on Snapdragon 821 improvements

Small steps, small percentages, but there’s plenty to be excited about for the Snapdragon 821… if you’re ASUS launching the ZenFone Deluxe 3.

Xiaomi Mi Note 2 may have Android Nougat, 6GB of RAM

The fabled second take on Xiaomi’s phablet spec monster is variably soon. While the wait grows longer or shorter, check out this weird build of Android.

Weibo hits up the Le 2s Pro with a different design in mind

Dual cameras? Not here. 8GB of RAM? Take half and run with it. Snapdragon 821? Give or take 1 or 2 points, sure. We still have a hard time with this thing.

Snapdragon 820 reference hardware from Qualcomm is badass, but quirky

A 4K tablet? A Sense ID ultrasonic fingerprint sensor? A Mobeam sensor? There’s too much going on in Qualcomm’s reference hardware here.

4×4 MIMO on Galaxy Note 7 is a first

T-Mobile may utilize four cellular streams to allow the Galaxy Note 7 to use all of them. Result? Faster and more reliable downloads and uploads.

The latest on what to expect from the Galaxy Note 7

It’s only days prior to the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7. Does it carry the torch as the chaebol’s leading edge in mobile?

Xiaomi Altun, Capricorn strike on Geekbench

Altun hits the mid-range while Capricorn soups up a Snapdragon 820. Both supposedly testify to Xiaomi’s minute-scale engineering prowess.

New Sony Xperia X phone spotted on GFXBench

The Sony Xperia X Performance is about to get a new sibling later this year. So, what will it have and where can it stand out in the crowd?

Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor delivers just 10 percent more speed than 820

It is clearly too soon for a full-on Snapdragon 820 sequel, with Qualcomm instead taking the wraps off a minor Snapdragon 821 upgrade for your Note 7.

Another Galaxy Note 7 Geekbench’d, likely and sadly headed to US

The Exynos 8893 we saw earlier is gone. What we have is just like the one we saw of the supposed Verizon variant, a Snapdragon 820.