Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820 SoCs will be produced at Samsung

Samsung’s 14nm FinFET production process, originally developed for its in-house built Exynos chips, has naturally drawn the attention of other chip makers as well. Qualcomm a fab-less semiconductor manufacturer has given responsibility of making its next powerhouse SoC the Snapdragon 820, to Samsung, using the same 14nm FinFET process intended for Samsung’s new Exynos 8 … Read more

HTC Desire 510: The first Android phone with 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 chipset

HTC with it’s innovation although is not leading the market but is the first to bring so many new stuffs into the market and definitely has made it’s own identity. Recently there was lots of buzz around for 64-bit Android and Apple, the biggest rival of Android has already brought 64-bit concept a year ago. … Read more

Xiaomi Mi3 offers Qualcomm Snapdragon 800, 2.3GHz, 2GB, 13MP @ INR 13,999/-

Xiaomi is a leading mobile phone manufacturer from China amongst others like: ZTE, Huawei, Lenovo etc. Xiaomi, is otherwise known as Apple of China. Recently Xiaomi has started selling it’s latest flagship phone Mi3 in India through flipkart.com. The specification is really awesome according to the price they have set. I am surely going for … Read more

Sony acquires Altair Semiconductor to join in IoT revolution

Sony has acquired Altair Semiconductors for $200 million, a developer of high performance, ultra-low power LTE chipsets according to Israeli media. Altair is one of the leading provider of single-mode LTE chips, which feature in Internet of Things (IoT) devices. Altair was already one of the vendor to Sony which was supplying chips to Sony … Read more

LeEco Le Max with Snapdragon 810 launched for Rs. 32999

LeEco has launched its flagship Le Max smartphone in India, as per the earlier earlier. Some of the key features are 6.33-inch (2560 x 1440 pixels) Quad HD large display with 0.8mm narrow bezel, the Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 64-bit SoC, 4GB of RAM, Android 5.0 (Lollipop) with their proprietary EUI, an appealing 21-megapixel rear camera with … Read more

Snapdragon variant Redmi NOTE 3 announced in China

Back in November, Xiaomi announced the Redmi Note 3, which was the first smartphone from Xiaomi with a fingerprint sensor and a full-metal body with a Mediatek Helio X10 SoC. Today the company has announced a Qualcomm Snapdragon powered Redmi NOTE 3 variant of the phone in China. Specs of the Redmi NOTE 3 Snapdragon … Read more

The Nubia Z11 might be a no-show at ZTE’s January 18 event

As you might have heard, Chinese OEM ZTE is gearing up for an announcement event on January 18. This official info just happened to coincide with a set of fresh new leaks, concerning two upcoming devices the Nubia Z11 and Nubia X8, so we just put two and two and naturally assumed that the pair … Read more

Lenovo Launches Lemon 3 At 699 Yuan, Spars With Xiaomi Redmi 3

Yesterday, the much-anticipated budget smartphone from Xiaomi Redmi 3 went on sale and was sold out in a matter of seconds, which shows how much people were waiting for it. That being said Lenovo has launched a budget-oriented smartphone priced at 699 Yuan that goes by the name of Lemon 3 to take on Xiaomi’s Redmi … Read more

Another SD820-powered Windows Phone device spotted on GFXBench

Last month, when a Snapdragon 820-powered Windows Phone device – dubbed HP Falcon – was spotted on GFXBench, we first treated the news with skepticism as there had been no news (or even rumors) whatsoever on that front, but subsequent reports confirmed the existence of such an HP device.Now, exactly a month later, another SD820-powered … Read more

Xiaomi Redmi 3 announced with Snapdragon 616 SoC, 4,100mAh battery

Xiaomi has officially announced the Redmi 3 smartphone. The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 chipset, and sports a 5-inch 720P HD display. It comes with 2GB RAM and 16GB expandable internal memory, and packs in a large 4,100mAh battery.    In terms of camera, the device features a 13MP rear unit and a … Read more