News tagged: Qualcomm
Due to a recent legal fight between Apple and Qualcomm, the former has decided to make some drastic changes to further to separate itself from the semiconductor company. Latest information suggests that Apple is "leaning heavily" towards choosing Intel's 5G modems for
As promised, HTC has now announced its first standalone virtual reality headset, but unlike it was previously thought, it doesn't use Google's Daydream VR platform. The company also said that they have canceled the Daydream VR headset and is no longer interested in building one.
While there were some rumours that Qualcomm could reject Broadcom's offer, the company has now officially confirmed those rumours, saying Broadcom has "dramatically undervalue" the company and that there could be a problem with regulatory bodies if the deal went through,
The well-known American semiconductor Qualcomm has now announced that it has signed a new deal with the Chinese smartphone giants Oppo, Vivo and Xiaomi. While details of the deal are scarce, we know that is worth $12 billion and was reached during the course of President
For a few years now, MediaTek has been trying to release a high-end chipset and the latest attempt at this was with the Helio X30. Unfortunately, the latter has various issues with production and was late to the market. Another problem was that only Meizu decided to use it,
A few months after its announcement, Qualcomm has finally announced that the Centriq 2400, its latest ARM server processor manufactured using 10nm process, is ready for commercial deployment. It is said that the processor is designed for data centers and offers high
Broadcom, a wireless chip maker, is officially offering $130 billion for Qualcomm. The deal would be the largest tech acquisition in history, but Broadcom is going to face a difficult negotiation period and likely fights with regulators. Its offer is a 30% premium.
Qualcomm is a well-known company that makes chipsets and modems for mobile devices. It is mostly known for its Snapdragon lineup, but lately the company is dealing with a legal battle against Apple. Regardless of that, the company might be acquired by Broadcom, a wireless
New allegations are being made in the legal battle between Qualcomm and Apple. A new lawsuit against Apple accuses it of helping Intel improperly use Qualcomm software. Apple stands accused of breaching a contract governing the use of important software.
Apple and Qualcomm are slowly becoming worst enemies. According to a new report from The Wall Street Journal, Apple has now made another move in the latest legal fight with Qualcomm by using components from other companies for next year's iPhones and iPads.
Latest reports suggest that Qualcomm will announce its next-generation flagship chipset much earlier than before. Unlike Snapdragon 835, its successor is expected to be announced on December 4, during the Snapdragon Technology Summit on Maoyi Island, Hawaii.
Currently the best performing mobile chipset is definitely the latest Apple A11 Fusion, which pretty much dominates in both single and multi-core tests. One of the leading chipset manufacturer, Qualcomm, is now rumoured to unveil its flagship chipset much earlier than anticipated
After a failed attempt to develop a folding tablet back in 2010, Microsoft is now giving it another try. According to new information, the Redmond-based company is now developing another device that is similar to the cancelled Courier and runs on Windows 10 on ARM.
Microsoft and Qualcomm have been working together on launching ARM-based Windows systems. Last year, the two companies even demoed a number of ARM-based system running Windows 10 on a Snapdragon 820 processor. The development of support for ARM processors
Kirin 970 chipset was announced a few weeks ago, and with Huawei Mate 10 series now being official, we have a first look at the performance of the chipset. We can only say that Huawei did a really good job as the chipset is on par with the flagship Snapdragon 835.
Just months after the announcement of the Snapdragon 630 and 660, Qualcomm has updated its mid-range offering with a new model called Snapdragon 636. This is also the first time that Qualcomm used Kryo ARM cores in mid-range chipset. The Snapdragon 636 is made using
Qualcomm says it has successfully tested a 5G data connection with its Snapdragon X50 5G modem chipset for the first time. The prototype test worked the first time it was tried. It delivered a speed of 1.25 Gbps in the 28 GHz millimeter wave frequency band.
The legal battle between Qualcomm and Apple is growing with a new lawsuit filed in China, which Qualcomm hopes will lead to the iPhone being banned in the region. Bloomberg reports the patent-related lawsuit could lead to iPhone manufacturing and sales being blocked.
Razer is set to announce its first smartphone on November 1 and thanks to latest GFXBench listing, we now know what to expect from it. Since the smartphone is aimed at gamers, it isn't really surprising to see a high-end hardware. According to a GFXBench listing, the Razer Phone
Due to alleged monopolistic practices in the cellular tech industry, Qualcomm is facing a $774 million antitrust fine in Taiwan. Regulatory officials say the company has a monopoly position in the CDMA, WCDMA, and LTE chipset markets and it has allegedly abused that position.