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Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Will Power These Smartphones

Qualcomm has just announced its new flagship chip - Snapdragon 8 Gen 1. Qualcomm used a 4nm build process - for comparison, the Snapdragon...
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Google, Qualcomm Partner up to Support Three Major Android OS Updates

Android updates to smartphones have been a hassle for years despite significant progress thanks to Google's Project Treble and Project Mainline programs. This project is now getting a...

Snapdragon 460 Will Make 2020 Budget Smartphones Exciting

One of the biggest differentiators between phones of different price categories is the system on a chip (SoC). Flagship phones have the best SoC's...
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Qualcomm Will Begin Updating GPU Drivers From the Play Store

Qualcomm is planning to update GPU drivers for their Snapdragon chips on the PlayStore which is a radical move from the usual updates

Qualcomm Resumes Trading with Huawei

After Donald Trump put Huawei on an Entity list, its partner companies have found it hard to do business with the Chinese tech giant....
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Midrange Smartphones With Qualcomm 5G Modems Are Coming Soon

The next major race in the telecommunications world is deploying 5G. The next generation of telecommunications technology promises a host of benefits, the main...
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Qualcomm Announces 64 bit Snapdragon 215 for Budget Smartphones

Qualcomm today has revealed their newest system on a chip (SoC) targeted for the lower end of the smartphone market and it is quite...
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Clicked: Facebook, Instagram Privacy Mishap, Apple Settles with Qualcomm as Intel Exits 5G Modem Business

It has been a rollercoaster this past week in terms of what tech giants have been up to and Clicked is here to break...
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Qualcomm’s Ultrasonic Fingerprint Reader Can Read Past Glass And Metal

Qualcomm is onto something potentially huge here

So Many Android Devices from the Last 3 Years are Missing Out on Nougat and Qualcomm May Have a...

Normally, Android device makers commit to updating the software on their devices for at least 18 months, the same period that Google also promises...

Qualcom Debuts New High-end Processor, the Snapdragon 821

Every smartphone worth its name in 2016 has shipped with Qualcomm's Snapdragon 820 processor. The chip, announced last year, has, according to its maker, been...

Qualcomm, Apple and Samsung Processors Score Big in Latest Antutu Benchmark Rankings

Qualcomm's latest processor, the Snapdragon 820, Apple's A9 chipset and Samsung's Exynos 8890 mobile application processor are the most powerful in the world at...

Oppo’s VOOC Tech Charges Up a 2,500mAh Battery in Just 15 Minutes!

Most smartphones today ship with a key feature: fast charging. Reacting to demand for devices that can charge faster now that long life batteries...

Huawei bets on the Internet of Things with new platform, LiteOS

Huawei has announced a new platform that it expects will power the Internet of Things devices. Huawei predicts that there will be over 100...

Next generation Qualcomm chips could be made by Samsung

I will assume you already know that Apple Inc, the makers of the world's most favourite pieces of consumer electronics, the iPhone and the...

Qualcomm Takes Octacore, LTE chip to China

"True octa-core" is the label for MediaTek's MT6595 chipsets since all 8 cores can run at the same time. Samsung also had a similar...

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 410 to bring 4G LTE chip integration to low cost devices

I know there's a lot of noise because Apple did it on their A7. I think they are doing a marketing gimmick. There's zero...

Snapdragon 805: Qualcomm’s new snappy chip to kill them all

No one can dispute that the Snapdragon 800 is the current king of smartphone chipsets. It is blazingly fast, smashes all the benchmarks and...

Qualcomm Toq Smartwatch Will Be Available From December 2nd

Qualcomm has announced that its Toq Smartwatch will be available from Monday, December 2, 2013. Toq will cost $349.99 and can be ordered from...

Blackberry’s long list of potential buyers

Blackberry Ltd is up for sale through an auction. The Blackberry board put up the "for sale" signs sometime back and the beleaguered company has...
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Qualcomm joins race to buy Blackberry in conjunction with co-founders and Cerberus

The search for Blackberry's buyer continues and in addition to the current list of suitors that include co-founders  Mike Lazaridis and Douglas Fregin, Lenovo, Fairfax Holdings...

Qualcomm testing a brand new quad-core Snapdragon processor clocked at 2.5 GHz

The Snapdragon 800 is the current king of speed and all that is associated with it as far as chips in mobile devices are...

Qualcomm enables developers at Mobile Monday

Qualcomm yesterday stamped it's presence in Kenya that as a company they're here to stay and are willing to work with and engage the...

Qualcomm Adjust Estimates After Exceeding Quarterly Revenue Projections

Qualcomm's fiscal earnings for Q2 2013 have exceeded its expected revenue for the quarter. The chip designer has raised its estimated device shipments for...
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Kenya and Nigeria among African countries getting Octa-Core Galaxy S 4

The recently unveiled Samsung flagship device, the Galaxy S 4 will be rolling out to different markets with different processor models. The most prominent...
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ZTE Unveils 5 inch Nubia Z5

The phablet market is officialy tickled and is bringing all sorts of devices from many quarters. ZTE also enters in style into thos fray...

Android based Tecno N3 gets a Nairobi launch

Tecno has decided to disrupt the Kenyan market with the launch of their newest entry level Android product offering, the Tecno N3. This is...

Qualcomm making Smartphone for the visually impaired and the blind

The visually impaired and blind persons depend on an array of specialty devices to use their Smartphones.These devices include; audio book-readers, color readers, navigation...

Taiwan gets the Asus PadFone 2 unveil

ASUS unveils Padfone 2 which is a quick follow-up to the original PadFone. It comes armed with the Qualcomm's remarkable quad-core APQ8064 SoC instead...
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Samsung windows 8 phones Samsung Odyssey and Marco revealed

This will strike up as some good news to Windows Phone enthusiasts, that's if you havent already picked the whiff of the story. Apparently...

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