Qualcomm chipsets do support 192MP cameras, expect 100MP cameras soon
The way cameras operate for complex tasks like multi-pass noise reduction and pre-shutter video capture, Qualcomm has set its chipsets to produce smaller images.
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Next-gen Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 will have a dedicated NPU
The upcoming Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 that will power smartphones in 2019 will handle AI and machine learning tasks differently.
OnePlus is getting new competition and it’s thanks to Xiaomi’s Pocophone
Xiaomi has just launched a new sub-brand that is going to “amaze” the smartphone world. Let’s welcome Poco and their new Pocophone F1
Qualcomm optimizing Snapdragon 845, 660 and 636 for quick Android P integration
Those three chipsets are featured on several of the non-Google phones that are eligible for the Android P beta program, which explains a lot.
Exynos Galaxy S9’s quick battery drain explained away
It’s quicker to drain relative to a Galaxy S9 powered by a Qualcomm chip and quicker compared to the iPhone X, Huawei P10 and other phones. So what gives? Samsung says not much.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Fusion ‘platform’ is definitely in the works, including Snapdragon X50 modem
Qualcomm’s next-gen flagship smartphone SoC is apparently called Snapdragon 855 Fusion rather than just Snapdragon 855, integrating the Snapdragon X50 5G modem.
Moto Z3 leaks along with four others in Moto X5, Moto G6 series
That’s six devices displayed with some presentational panache with a seventh device in speculation on the Z3 lineup. More to come over the year, for sure, but a great first look right here.
OnePlus 6 confirmed for late Q2 launch with Snapdragon 845, US carrier support still unlikely
Until OnePlus can “experiment” with official US carrier support, the unlocked OnePlus 6 is probably coming in June, definitely packing a Snapdragon 845 SoC.
Qualcomm’s new Bluetooth 5 multi-device broadcast feature is proprietary
The chipmaker says that this feature is proprietary to items incorporating aptX HD codec and the Snapdragon 845 platform.
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Qualcomm details Snapdragon 845 specs and focus points
It has a dedicated security processing unit, more artificial intelligence branches to camera and mixed reality processing and the beefiest cores yet.
TSMC to make Snapdragon 845 as Qualcomm rejects Samsung’s bid
Samsung, which produced the Snapdragon 820, 821 and 835, will not produce the 845. TSMC, which has been pushing for 7nm fabs, is on the case.