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Microsoft Surface Phone might be first to bring 8GB of RAM and Snapdragon 830

Microsoft Surface Phone might be first to bring 8GB of RAM and Snapdragon 830

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The Microsoft Surface Phone could come packing some world-first specs that blow away anything out there right now. Namely that's 8GB of RAM and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 830 CPU. Before getting too excited know that these claims are based on a Windows 10... >>

Next-gen Qualcomm Snapdragon could power your top-spec VR headset

Next-gen Qualcomm Snapdragon could power your top-spec VR headset

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The mobile world might be talking about the newly-launched Snapdragon 820, powering the latest devices like the LG G5 and some variants of the Samsung Galaxy S7, but today Qualcomm made the promise of real desktop-rivalling power in its next-gen Snapdragon... >>

Qualcomm's Snapdragon Wear chipset signs up its first smartwatch manufacturers

Qualcomm's Snapdragon Wear chipset signs up its first smartwatch manufacturers

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Qualcomm recently announced the launch of the Snapdragon Wear 2100, a new chipset that's designed specifically for wearable devices. The company, on the eve of Mobile World Congress 2016, has revealed that the first manufacturers have signed up to use... >>

Snapdragon Wear will give your next smartwatch better battery life and more

Snapdragon Wear will give your next smartwatch better battery life and more

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Qualcomm has announced a wearables platform and new system on chip that could potentially solve a couple of the most common complaints for smartwatches. Many Android Wear smartwatches already use the company's Snapdragon 400 chipset, but the newly unveiled... >>

iPhone 7 could get super fast modem letting you download a HD movie in seconds

iPhone 7 could get super fast modem letting you download a HD movie in seconds

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The next iPhone could let you download movies in seconds over a wireless LTE connection, if Apple chooses to put Qualcomm's new modem in the iPhone 7. The company - who has provided the modem for the iPhone for a number of years - has announced a new... >>

Project Tango hits smartphones, Lenovo and Google announce 3D scanning handset

Project Tango hits smartphones, Lenovo and Google announce 3D scanning handset

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Google's Project Tango, which captures 3D images of the real world and converts them into virtual, is coming to a smartphone made by Lenovo. This is the first time a manufacturer and Google have been linked for a consumer smartphone with Project Tango.... >>

Qualcomm urges car makers to take modular approach

Qualcomm urges car makers to take modular approach

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Qualcomm, the company whose processors power many of the current flagship mobile phones today, has told Pocket-lint that it expects car makers to take a modular approach to bringing the latest tech to their cars in the future.Announcing a number of partnerships... >>

Qualcomm powered Ying drone comes with autonomous navigation

Qualcomm powered Ying drone comes with autonomous navigation

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Qualcomm, the company that makes the Snapdragon processors powering most of today’s high-end smartphones, has confirmed it is now powering drones too with its first commercially powered model available later this year.The new chip, dubbed Snapdragon... >>

Qualcomm Snapdragon 820: What's new and why it will make your next phone awesome

Qualcomm Snapdragon 820: What's new and why it will make your next phone awesome

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Qualcomm has said in New York that its new Snapdragon 820 processor will deliver better battery life, more efficiency, faster performance, and more. But what innovations is the company promising with the new processor, and how will it affect the way you... >>

Real of fake? The amazing photos that will make you question whether anything is real ever again

Real of fake? The amazing photos that will make you question whether anything is real ever again

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Real or fake? At first glance the photo above looks like it could be shot with a standard camera in a Parisian apartment on a sunny autumn day. The light coming through the window looks real, the shadows on the floor look real, even the crimples in the... >>

Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 will make your next phone a data monster

Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 will make your next phone a data monster

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Qualcomm has expanded on the abilities of its next generation processor and it is a monster when it comes to downloading and uploading data. First revealed during Mobile World Congress earlier this year, the Snapdragon 820 chipset has plenty of standout... >>

OnePlus 2 confirmed to get 8-core 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 v2.1

OnePlus 2 confirmed to get 8-core 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 v2.1

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OnePlus has officially confirmed that its new OnePlus 2 smartphone will come packing a Snapdragon 810 processor. Rumours have been darting between processors, likely because OnePlus hadn't picked one until now, according to its blog. OnePlus has now decided... >>

How will Qualcomm technologies improve Daimler, Mercedes and other connected cars in the future?

How will Qualcomm technologies improve Daimler, Mercedes and other connected cars in the future?

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As a partner of the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One team, Qualcomm works closely with them to help ensure their cars are amongst the most connected in the sport. The team has dominated F1 this year and communication technologies are key to that success.... >>

Qualcomm wants to mirror Snapdragon success in your home, car, and the city you live

Qualcomm wants to mirror Snapdragon success in your home, car, and the city you live

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The Internet of Things is a complex concept to grasp. Firstly, it's called several things, including the acronym IoT and even the Internet of Everything (or IoE). It is also confusing because it's far-reaching and involves a mesh of technologies. But... >>

LG G4 leak reveals phone might be based on Snapdragon 808 instead of 810

LG G4 leak reveals phone might be based on Snapdragon 808 instead of 810

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It looks like LG hasn't given its LG G4 a top-of-the-line processor, and in doing so, the company might be gearing up to launch a flagship that won't break the piggy bank. LG, like most smartphone manufacturers, consistently works at improving its flagship... >>

Qualcomm Zeroth machine learning promises to help us find lost photos quickly

Qualcomm Zeroth machine learning promises to help us find lost photos quickly

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The days of trying to remember when and where you took a picture could be over thanks to a machine learning technology being developed by Qualcomm. The tech, currently referred to as Zeroth, has the ability to scan images you've taken and match points... >>

Qualcomm Sense ID is a 3D biometric scanner that will solve those sweaty Apple TouchID moments (hands-on)

Qualcomm Sense ID is a 3D biometric scanner that will solve those sweaty Apple TouchID moments (hands-on)

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Qualcomm has demoed a new biometric fingerprint scanner at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona that uses ultrasonic sound waves to capture even more of the minute details of your digits. The technology, called Sense ID, aims to solve the problem of scanning... >>

Who says there's no 4K content? 150m 4K video cameras have already been sold

Who says there's no 4K content? 150m 4K video cameras have already been sold

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Own a 4K television and are struggling to find content other than season three of House of Cards to watch? Well that's strange because new figures show that in 2014 over 150 million devices were sold that have the ability of recording 4K footage. And... >>

EE promises super fast 4G+ that will make your fibre broadband look like dial-up

EE promises super fast 4G+ that will make your fibre broadband look like dial-up

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EE and Qualcomm are about to make surfing the internet on the go even faster regardless of how many people are also using their phone or tablet on the network around you. The company, which has already started rolling out a new improved 4G+ service in... >>

What is Quick Charge 2.0 and why do you need it?

What is Quick Charge 2.0 and why do you need it?

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Battery life is one of the most talked about areas for improvement in smartphones. Longer life and faster charging are at the top of the want list for many who are frustrated with constant device recharging as our mobile demands grow. Quick Charge 2.0... >>

Samsung who? First Windows 10 Lumia phone to have Snapdragon 810 processor

Samsung who? First Windows 10 Lumia phone to have Snapdragon 810 processor

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In the wake of revelations that Samsung's next flagship device will not have a Qualcomm processor inside, at least at launch, the chip manufacturer has retaliated with a long list of manufacturers that will be adopting its latest chipset for their phones.... >>

Qualcomm all but confirms that Samsung Galaxy S6 won't use the Snapdragon 810 processor

Qualcomm all but confirms that Samsung Galaxy S6 won't use the Snapdragon 810 processor

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Don't expect the Samsung Galaxy S6 to feature Qualcomm's Snapdragon 810 chip, or at least that's what you get after reading between the lines of Qualcomm's Q1 2015 earnings results. Buried in the quarterly statement is a comment that sales of the company's... >>

Samsung Galaxy S6 will not have a Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor, claims report

Samsung Galaxy S6 will not have a Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor, claims report

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Samsung is said to be shifting away from a long-standing partnership with Qualcomm for its next flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S6. It its claimed that the company will use its own latest octa-core Exynos processor in the handset rather than the Snapdragon... >>

Your next car won't have mirrors, as long as you buy a Maserati (hands-on)

Your next car won't have mirrors, as long as you buy a Maserati (hands-on)

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The company that is the underlying tech for most of the cars on the road, QNX, claims that we won't need the wing mirrors or even a rear view mirror in our cars in the future.Demoing a new concept car at CES in Las Vegas, based on a Maserati Quattroporte... >>

LG G Flex 2 "first of many" to use flagship Snapdragon 810 processor

LG G Flex 2 "first of many" to use flagship Snapdragon 810 processor

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Qualcomm has confirmed to Pocket-lint that the LG G Flex 2 announced during CES is just the first of many new smartphones that will sport the company's new flagship Snapdragon 810 processor. "It [Snapdragon 810] has a lot of momentum behind it and... >>