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  • 5nm chipsets from Qualcomm and Samsung will have the same architecture design

    5nm chipsets from Qualcomm and Samsung will have the same architecture design

    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.

  • Qualcomm's Snapdragon 875G chipsets will be manufactured by Samsung

    Qualcomm's Snapdragon 875G chipsets will be manufactured by Samsung

    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.

  • Looks like Samsung will be manufacturing Qualcomm's Snapdragon 4 series chipsets

    Looks like Samsung will be manufacturing Qualcomm's Snapdragon 4 series chipsets

    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.

  • Certification for the OPPO CPH2127 spotted on FCC. Will it be launched soon?

    Certification for the OPPO CPH2127 spotted on FCC. Will it be launched soon?

    It seems that the OPPO smartphone with the codename CPH2127 has been spotted on FCC, detailing the tech specs as well as what to expect when the smartphone is officially unveiled in the near future. While not much is known in regards to the exact name of the aforementioned smartphone, our sources did mention that it will come equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 chipset as well as 4GB RAM.

  • Qualcomm to release "Lite" variants of the SD 875 chipset that's probably much cheaper

    Qualcomm to release "Lite" variants of the SD 875 chipset that's probably much cheaper

    Based on a statement by Digital Chat Station on Twitter, it seems that Qualcomm could be releasing several “Lite” variants of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 875 chipset which will be priced much cheaper. With that said, we can expect smartphones equipped with the aforementioned Lite chipset to be much cheaper compared to the full-specced Snapdragon 875 chip.

  • Xiaomi and Qualcomm allegedly developed an app to tweak mobile GPUs

    Xiaomi and Qualcomm allegedly developed an app to tweak mobile GPUs

    The rise of mobile gaming means that GPU performance in a smartphone is something people pay more attention to these days. Despite that, there hasn't been an app that outright allows the user to control a mobile GPU so far. That's about to change, thanks to a Xiaomi and Qualcomm.

  • There could be a mid-range OnePlus smartphone in the works equipped with an SD690 chipset

    There could be a mid-range OnePlus smartphone in the works equipped with an SD690 chipset

    It seems that XDA-Developers recently discovered that there’s a mid-range OnePlus smartphone currently in the works and it’s expected to come equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 690 5G chipset. While not much is known in regards to the new mid-range smartphone, our source did mention that the device will most likely perform up to 60% faster compared to Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 chipset.

  • Samsung will manufacture Qualcomm's Snapdragon 875G and 735G 5nm chipsets

    Samsung will manufacture Qualcomm's Snapdragon 875G and 735G 5nm chipsets

    Based on a statement by sammobile.com, it seems that Samsung will be manufacturing Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 875G and Snapdragon 735G chipsets using their 5nm EUV manufacturing process. With that said, our source mentioned that the transistors on the 5nm process are about 25% smaller compared to 7nm which allows manufacturers to pack more transistors on the chip.

  • Samsung focuses more on its semiconductor business to bring new K-Chips

    Samsung focuses more on its semiconductor business to bring new K-Chips

    The flagships from Samsung with Exynos chipset series have always caught in comparison with the variants that come with Qualcomm's Snapdragon chipset series. Sadly, the ones with Exynos chipsets were always defeated in the battles due to weaker performance. By being determined to win for once, the Korean tech giant has raised the efforts into research and development for a new K-Chip series.

  • Snapdragon 865 equipped smartphones cannot be sold for less than ~RM1788

    Snapdragon 865 equipped smartphones cannot be sold for less than ~RM1788

    There were reports spotted on mydrivers.com, stating that Qualcomm might be thinking of putting a limit on how cheap a smartphone equipped with the Snapdragon 865 with 5G can be priced at. While not much has been confirmed, it seems that the lowest a smartphone with the chipset can be priced at is around USD430(~RM1788).