The Montblanc Summit 2 Will Be First Snapdragon Wear 3100-Based Watch
Sep 10, 2018, 11:57 AM by Eric M. Zeman
Qualcomm today said the Summit 2 from Montblanc will be the first smartwatch based on the Snapdragon Wear 3100 platform to reach the market. It will mark its debut in October. The device will also run the latest version of Wear OS from Google. Pricing and specs were not shared. Watches from Fossil and Louis Vuitton will arrive in time for the holidays.
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Qualcomm will make a big push to bring high-speed mmWave 5G to more affordable phones in 2022, according to comments made by CEO Cristiano Amon during a Q&A session at the company's Snapdragon Summit event in Hawaii today. For a phone to support mmWave 5G, multiple specialty antenna modules need to be added, which can raise a phone's price by $50 – 100.
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Samsung today announced new smartwatches and Bluetooth earbuds: the Galaxy Watch4 series and Galaxy Buds2. Both feature a long list of small improvements over their predecessors.
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