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Asus and Lenovo among the first to launch Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus devices

Qualcomm just revealed initial details around the Snapdragon 865 Plus. Like the 855 Plus before it, the upcoming chip represents a mid-year performance boost to the company’s mobile flagship. Think

China Roundup: Huawei targets cars, ByteDance enters Tencent’s backyard

Hello and welcome back to TechCrunch’s China Roundup, a digest of recent events shaping the Chinese tech landscape and what they mean to people in the rest of the world. This week, we have several h

What we know about Qualcomm’s next-gen Snapdragon 865 and 765 chips

Qualcomm’s holding its big annual get-together this week in Hawaii, portioning off Snapdragon news, piece by piece. Yesterday’s event was the big unveiling of the Snapdragon 865 and 765, the chips

Qualcomm unveils Snapdragon 865 and 765 platforms

This morning at its annual Snapdragon summit in Hawaii, Qualcomm offered a glimpse at two new Snapdragon chips. You know how this works: the chipmaker offers some insight into the components that will

Qualcomm and Lenovo reveal the first Snapdragon-powered 5G PC

Qualcomm announced during its Computex press conference today that it will launch the first Snapdragon-powered 5G PC with Lenovo. The two companies describe the PC, called Project Limitless, as “the

China’s Nreal raises $15M to shrink augmented headsets to size of sunglasses

A former Magic Leap engineer believes the problem with most consumer-facing augmented headsets on the market is their bulky size. “You wouldn’t want to wear them for more than one hour,&#8

OnePlus mulls the price of innovation

Qualcomm’s big Snapdragon Summit has become yet another battleground for smartphone one-upmanship, as companies duke it out around the latest flagship chips. OnePlus, which has carved out a name for

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 845 focuses on AI, VR and battery life

Qualcomm teased its new flagship smartphone chip at day one of its Summit in Maui, and, as expected, the company’s got a lot more to offer us on day two. The Snapdragon 845 is the latest premium pro

Qualcomm’s new depth-sensing camera tech is designed for VR and face scanning

Qualcomm’s Spectra Module camera program is getting a few key new members set to arrive in the latest generation of Android handset. Most notable among the new options are depth sensing and biometr

Snapdragon 835 promises better battery, more security and added AR and VR support

When Qualcomm first teased the latest version of its near ubiquitous Snapdragon line back in mid-November, it was fairly light on the details. At the time, it offered some vague promises of performanc

Qualcomm shows off three new Snapdragon processors

While it’s true we don’t all have the pleasure of hanging at the Hong Kong Ritz Carlton for this week’s 4G/5G Summit, we can still bask in the chipmaker’s news from afar. Arguably most fascina

Qualcomm Announces 64-Bit Snapdragon Chips With Integrated LTE

New mobile chips are a big deal and 64-bit chips are an even bigger deal. To wit, Qualcomm has just announced the availability of 64-bit eight-core Snapdragon chips, an updated 600 series, with integr

Qualcomm Unveils 64-Bit Chipset With Integrated LTE: Next Year’s Moto G Could Have 4G

Qualcomm has just announced the Snapdragon 410 chipset series, which is Qualcomm's first announced processor to have 64-bit support, but it's actually more interesting because it aims to make integrat

Qualcomm Revamps Its Snapdragon Line, Unveils The High-End Snapdragon 800 And 600 Chipsets

Qualcomm’s isn’t really a brand that figures prominently into the average person’s understanding of the mobile space, and that’s exactly the issue that the San Diego-based semiconductor compan

A Telling Gesture: Qualcomm Acquires Assets Of Digital Ultrasound Company, EPOS, To “Differentiate” Next-Gen Snapdragon Chips

Qualcomm Technologies, a subsidiary of mobile chipmaker Qualcomm, has announced it has acquired "certain assets" from Israeli company, EPOS Development, which develops low-cost, digital ultrasound pos

Qualcomm Pads Snapdragon Lineup With New High-End Chipsets

What little word there was about Qualcomm's <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/08/03/qualcomm-snapdragon-chipsets/">S4 class of chipsets</a> has been keeping spec nerds on the edge of their col

Is This What Your Smartphone Will Look Like In 2013? We Hope So

<img src="http://www.mobilecrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/snapdragon-300x232.jpg" />We’re all aware that smartphones could potentially replace a lot of the technology we depend on today, but

Qualcomm reveals next-gen chips, teases us with 5x increase in performance

<img src="http://www.mobilecrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/adreno3xx-500x.jpg" />I find myself perpetually wishing that the future was here today, don't you? I mean, 2 years ago, the idea of 1GH

Stickybits Turns Product Barcode Scans Into Rewards

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/stickybits-v2.png"> Foursquare and Facebook Places are popularizing the location check-in. Instagram and PicPlz are perfecting the photo che

SnapDragon Wants To Simplify Product Check-Ins And Entice Users With Comics

<img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-224732" title="sn" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/sn.jpg" alt="" />We started with location check-ins. Then we moved to media check-ins.
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