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Qualcomm reported to use Samsung for the Snapdragon 820
Samsung meets the Snapdragon

Qualcomm reported to use Samsung for the Snapdragon 820

Rich Edmonds 50

Qualcomm is to enlist Samsung to manufacture the company's next-generation Snapdragon 820 processor. Qualcomm will look to take advantage of Samsung's thinner 14-nanometer wiring for its CPU. Qualcomm previously teased the Snapdragon 820 back at Mobile World Congress 2015. The manufacturer switch to Samsung was revealed by personnel familiar with Qualcomm company plans. As reported...

Qualcomm at MWC: fingerprints, cognition, Snapdragon 820
Cognitive computing and ultrasonic fingerprints

Qualcomm at MWC: fingerprints, cognition, Snapdragon 820

Derek Kessler 11

Qualcomm has a host of new technologies in store, including an ultrasonic fingerprint scanner, cognitive machine learning for your smartphone and tablet, and, of course, a new processor: the Snapdragon 820. Qualcomm today at MWC 2015 announced their newest device security measure: an ultrasonic fingerprint scanner. Dubbed Qualcomm Snapdragon Sense ID 3D Fingerprint Technology, the...

Qualcomm to begin mass production of Snapdragon 615, Snapdragon 810/808 coming later this year

Qualcomm to begin mass production of Snapdragon 615, Snapdragon 810/808 coming later this year

Harish Jonnalagadda 24

Qualcomm has announced that it will start mass production of its eight-core SoC, the Snapdragon 615, soon. At an event held in Shenzhen, China, Qualcomm revealed that the Snapdragon 810/808 would also be available before the end of 2014. The Snapdragon 615 will target the mid-range smartphone segment, while the 64-bit-enabled Snapdragon 810- and 808-series CPUs are designated for...