News & Reviews: Snapdragon
Nov 28, 2020
When people evaluate a smartphone these days, benchmarking is often one of the first things they do. While benchmarks don't necessarily tell the full story, it can help us gauge some aspects of a device's performance. In that sense, knowing how well the Snapdragon 775 and 875 chipsets can perform is useful.
Nov 23, 2020
Based on a statement by DigitalChatStation on weibo, it seems that the upcoming Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 chipset is expected to come equipped with a large core that’s capable of achieving up to 3.2GHz. While it may not perform as fast as the Qualcomm Snapdragon 875 chipset, our source did note that the SD875 will focus more on lowering power consumption.
Nov 09, 2020
Recently, smartphone manufacturers are not slowing down on their new devices especially for the growing smartphone company, realme. Today, there is an unknown realme smartphone found on GeekBench benchmarking with the model number of RMX2194. Other than having the benchmark scores, the listing also revealed some key specs of the device as well which seems to be an entry-level smartphone.
Nov 03, 2020
Based on a statement by Digital Chat Station on weibo, it seems that a Qualcomm Snapdragon 875 benchmark hints that the chipset performs better than the HiSilicon Kirin 9000 chipset. However, in the GPU department, both chipsets perform about equal.
Nov 01, 2020
November is upon us and we draw closer to the unveiling of Qualcomm's next chipset. This was hinted near the start of October, when the company announced that its next Tech Summit would be at the start of December 2020. Rumours of the Snapdragon 875 chipset has begun appearing too and the latest is a benchmark score.
Oct 28, 2020
Based on a statement by Digital Chat Station on weibo, it seems that OPPO could be the first to come equipped with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 chipset. While not much is known in regards to the release date, our source did mention that the aforementioned chipset will likely come with similar performance minus a few features as the flagship chipset.
Oct 06, 2020
As we continue to surf through 2020, the tech industry continues to thrive and do what they can. In Qualcomm's case, it seems that they have officially sent invites about their upcoming Tech Summit Digital 2020 that will be held on 1-2 December 2020. In the description, the company said they are going to announce the latest and greatest Snapdragon news.
Sep 18, 2020
One of the most exciting things about the next-gen flagship smartphones is the 5nm process. With Apple leading the scene by launching the A14 Bionic on Wednesday, other chip manufacturers will soon announce their works too in the near future. Now, it is reported that Qualcomm's Snapdragon 875 and Samsung's Exynos 1000 will adopt the same architecture design.
Sep 14, 2020
Based on a report by myfixguide.com, it seems that Qualcomm has contracted Samsung to manufacture the Snapdragon 875G chipset, which could be released somewhere around the end of this year. While not much is known in regards to which smartphone will come with the aforementioned chip, we do know that the contract is worth around ~RM3.5 billion.
Sep 10, 2020
Based on a statement by techradar.com, it seems that Qualcomm has contracted Samsung to manufacture their Snapdragon 4 series chipset which is geared towards entry-level smartphones. While there is no news on which smartphones will come equipped with the aforementioned chipset, our source mentioned that the chip will be used by manufacturers such as Motorola, OPPO, Xiaomi, and more.