Qualcomm Grows the Snapdragon 200 Processor
Qualcomm has expanded its Snapdragon 200 processor family in order to bring more features to entry-level devices. There are six new processors that come in both dual-core and quad-core configurations. They are all manufactured using 28nm processes and include support for HSPA+ and TD-SCDMA for Asian markets. The chips can support dual cameras with main cameras as high as 8 megapixels and user-facing cameras as high as 5 megapixels, they support Dual- and Triple-SIM cards, and are packaged with the Adreno 302 GPU. The new chips also support Quick Charge 1.0 for faster battery charging. Qualcomm expects its handset partners to release new devices based on these chips later this year.
Microsoft Debuts Two Low-Cost Lumias
Microsoft today announced the Lumia 532 and Lumia 435, two entry-level Windows Phones. Both devices run Windows Phone 8.1 with the Lumia Denim update and include core software features such as Microsoft Office, Skype, OneDrive, HERE Maps, and Cortana.
Qualcomm's Latest Snapdragon Is for Entry-Level Phones
Qualcomm today announced the Snapdragon 210, a processor and transceiver intended for entry-level smartphones and tablets. According to Qualcomm, the Snapdragon 210 supports multimode 3G/4G LTE and LTE Dual SIM configurations at low costs.
Qualcomm Debuts New Snapdragon Processors
Qualcomm recently unveiled two new mobile application processors, the Snapdragon 412 and the Snapdragon 212. Both chips are updates to previous designs, the Snapdragon 410 and Snapdragon 210, respectively.
Qualcomm's Latest Snapdragons Target Mid- and Entry-Level Phones
Qualcomm announced two new additions to its family of Snapdragon processors, the Snapdragon 617 and Snapdragon 430. The chips will bring new features to inexpensive and volume handsets.