Qualcomm Intros New 1.3Ghz Snapdragon Chipset
Today Qualcomm announced the QSD8650A Snapdragon chipset for smartphones, which boosts processing power to 1.3Ghz and drops power consumption by 30% at the same time. The new chip has many features, including 2D/3D graphics engines, multi-mode support for UMTS/CDMA 3G networks, GPS, Bluetooth 2.1, Wi-Fi support, MediaFLO, and support for high-definition WXGA displays. The chip uses 45nm process technology and is packaged in a 15mm x 15mm footprint. It draws less than 10 milliwatts of power when in standby mode. The chip will sample in late 2009.
Huawei Takes Aim at Snapdragon 810 with Kirin 950
Huawei today announced the Kirin 950 chipset for phones, which is designed to compete with Qualcomm Snapdragon 800-series chipsets in higher-end phones. Huawei claims that the 950 is 25% faster and 44% more power-efficient than the Snapdragon 810, Qualcomm's current flagship chip.
Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835 Targets Flagships
Qualcomm today announced the Snapdragon 835, its premiere processor for 2017. Qualcomm says the chip is smaller, faster, and more efficient than any previous processor from the company.
Qualcomm Improves Its High-Tier Range with Snapdragon 660 and 630
Qualcomm today announced the Snapdragon 660 and Snapdragon 630 mobile platforms, two new systems-on-a-chip that the company says will dramatically improve speed, battery life, and photography for sub-flagship smartphones. The Snapdragon 660 succeeds the 653, while the 630 succeeds the 626.
Qualcomm Debuts Snapdragon 835 and Quick Charge 4.0
Qualcomm today announced the Snapdragon 835 processor, a collaborative effort with Samsung, and Quick Charge 4.0 for even faster battery charging. The Snapdragon 835 is now Qualcomm's top-of-the-line chip.
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