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Microsoft Said to Use Qualcomm, Intel Chips in New Surfaces
May 7, 2014 - in News
Could Microsoft be prepping more than one Surface for launch this month?
Qualcomm Prepping Snapdragon 810, 808 Processors
Apr 7, 2014 - in News
Qualcomm's new Snapdragon chips should appear in devices in the first half of 2015.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801: Performance Previewed
Mar 28, 2014 - in Reviews
Snapdragon 801, the recently-announced update to the Snapdragon 800, shares some of the same SKUs as Snapdragon 800. So, how do you tell the difference? We break down the family and introduce you to the first benchmarks of Sony's Xperia Z2 tablet, too.
Surprise! There Will be an Octa-core SoC Samsung Galaxy S5
Feb 25, 2014 - in News
Samsung didn't mention this in its press conference last night.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 610 and 615 With LTE Up to 8-cores
Feb 24, 2014 - in News
Qualcomm teases two new snapdragon chipsets.
GFXBench 3.0: A Fresh Look At Mobile Benchmarking
Feb 21, 2014 - in Reviews
Over the past few years, Kishonti has become a leading name in mobile GPU benchmarking. The newly-released GFXBench 3.0 is comprised of nearly all new tests, including battery, render quality, and the first serious OpenGL ES 3.0 performance metric.
Qualcomm Buys Vast Number of Mobile Patents from HP
Jan 24, 2014 - in News
Qualcomm strengthens its position with patents from HP.
In Pictures: The Automotive Technology We Saw At CES 2014
Jan 17, 2014 - in Picture Story
The Tom's Hardware team borrowed a Bentley Continental GT V8 and made our way to Las Vegas for CES 2014. One of our missions: check out the latest in automotive technology and preview some of the innovations you'll see in the years to come.
Qualcomm's Mollenkopf Just Got Promoted to CEO
Dec 14, 2013 - in News
Well, we can cross him off the list for the position of new CEO at Microsoft.
Qualcomm Proximity Beacons Now Commercially Available
Dec 11, 2013 - in News
Qualcomm wants to help retailers reach out to customers.
Qualcomm Reveals Own 64-bit LTE Chip for Mobile
Dec 10, 2013 - in News
Qualcomm expects its new 64-bit chip to appear in devices in the second half of 2014.
Qualcomm Intros Snapdragon 805, Internet Processor
Nov 20, 2013 - in News
Qualcomm introduced three new products, one of which is the Snapdragon 805.
Qualcomm to Launch Toq Smartwatch on Cyber Monday
Nov 18, 2013 - in News
Qualcomm's smartwatch will debut on Cyber Monday.
Qualcomm's Toq Smartwatch Behind Schedule?
Nov 8, 2013 - in News
The company is still shooting to release a smartwatch before the holidays.
Today's Phones Really Don't Need 64-bit Yet, Says Qualcomm
Oct 2, 2013 - in News
There's no real reason to have a 64-bit chip in a smartphone right now.
Sharp Demos New MEMS Displays, First Windows 8 Tablet
Oct 1, 2013 - in News
Sharp revealed several new products on Monday during CEATEC 2013.
Tom's Hardware's AMA With Qualcomm, In Its Entirety
Jul 19, 2013 - in Reviews
Earlier this week, three representatives from Qualcomm spent a day answering questions from the Tom's Hardware community. In the pages that follow, we aggregate the discussion for your reference.
LG to Launch Nexus 5 on October 5 with Android 5?
Jul 11, 2013 - in News
There are a whole lot of fives going on.
Asus Rep May Have Spilled Next-Gen Nexus 7 Specs
Jul 1, 2013 - in News
This may be fake, or a legit spillage straight from Asus.
Qualcomm Completes $120 Million USD Investment in Sharp
Jun 25, 2013 - in News
Qualcomm has injected the second half of its investment into Sharp.
Qualcomm Announces Snapdragon 200 SoC
Jun 24, 2013 - in News
Qualcomm shows off the Snapdragon 200: Dual- and Quad-Core CPUs with native HSPA+.
Snapdragon 800 Loves Win RT 8.1; Snapdragon 400 Revealed
Jun 7, 2013 - in News
Snapdragon 800 supports Windows RT 8.1, Qualcomm says.
Qualcomm Boasts Snapdragon Power Efficiency in New Video
May 23, 2013 - in News
Less power to the people!
Qualcomm Demos 5.1-inch Screen with 577 PPI Resolution
May 22, 2013 - in News
This display is based on Qualcomm's mirasol reflective tech.
Qualcomm, Kaspersky Teams Up to Improve Android Security
May 14, 2013 - in News
Kaspersky will be adding a security solution at the lower level of a mobile OS.
Qualcomm Planning Snapdragon Branding Effort
May 2, 2013 - in News
Qualcomm is planning an ambitious branding effort for its Snapdragon processors that aims to “build customer loyalty in an increasingly competitive smartphone industry.”
Inforce Develops a Pico-ITX System with Snapdragon S4 Pro
Apr 30, 2013 - in News
Inforce’s IFC6410 aims to “provide consumers with the perfect foundation to create innovative computer systems.”
Snapdragon 800 to Go Into Mass Production Next Month
Apr 28, 2013 - in News
Qualcomm's high-end Snapdragon 800 will go into mass production next month.
ZTE Potentially Prepping New 5-inch Handset for Spirit
Mar 22, 2013 - in News
ZTE rumored to be producing 5-inch Snapdragon Phone for Spirit.
Report: Next Nexus 7 Tablet to Favor Qualcomm Over Nvidia
Mar 21, 2013 - in News
Google’s Nexus 7 2 features Qualcomm’s Snapdragon over Tegra 4 in favor of 4G/LTE Support