Tag: Qualcomm Snapdragon 865

Check out this stunning 8K video clip recorded on a Snapdragon 865 phone

[embedded content] Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 865 supports 8K video recording for the first time in the flagship 800-series. With plenty of brands set to offer Snapdragon 865-powered phones in 2020, it seems inevitable that many will support 8K recording too — including the upcoming Galaxy S20 series, according to rumors. Now, Qualcomm has recorded an 8K […]

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Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 765 and 7c chipsets are bigger deals than you might think

Opinion post by Robert Triggs Qualcomm’s annual tech summit has come and gone, and we now know everything about the next-generation Snapdragon 865, the company’s vision for 5G in 2020, and what’s next for Snapdragon compute and premium mobile XR. But beneath the hype of futuristic 5G and AI, the most interesting and important announcements […]

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Finally! Snapdragon 865’s CPU beats the Apple A13

[embedded content] It is often said that Apple’s processors are at least two generations ahead of the processors available for Android. Samsung, Huawei, and MediaTek all make powerful processors for Android devices including the Samsung Exynos 990 and the MediaTek Dimensity 1000 5G. However Apple’s closest rival, in terms of performance, has often been Qualcomm […]

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 vs MediaTek Dimensity 1000 specs: A rivalry renewed

Qualcomm is the king of the hill when it comes to flagship processors, as virtually all major manufacturers (with the exception of Huawei) use its Snapdragon 800 series in their top-end phones. After a lengthy absence in the space, however, MediaTek is once again playing in the flagship segment. So how does Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 865 […]

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Snapdragon 865 benchmark leaks: How much of a leap is it?

The Snapdragon 865 was made official this week, and we’ve got a ton of information about the flagship processor. But what kind of real-world performance improvements should we expect though? Fortunately, frequent tipster Ice Universe has posted apparent GeekBench 4.4 benchmark scores on Twitter. The alleged Snapdragon 865 benchmark reveals a single-core score of 4,303 […]

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 vs Kirin 990 vs Exynos 990: How do they fare on paper?

[embedded content] We saw the first 5G phones emerge earlier in 2019, but 2020 promises to be the year when 5G devices truly go mainstream in many markets. The newly announced Snapdragon 865 processor is expected to lead that charge, in the same way as the Snapdragon 855 powered many 5G flagships earlier this year. […]

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 865: Everything you need to know

Following the official unveiling, today we’re diving deeper into the ins and outs of Qualcomm’s brand-new Snapdragon 865 mobile application processor. The Snapdragon 865 supplants 2018’s Snapdragon 855 as Qualcomm’s premium mobile application processor, boasting notable improvements to the smartphone industry’s hottest trends in gaming, AI, and photography. For the quick takeaways, the Qualcomm Snapdragon […]

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Why there’s no integrated 5G modem in the Snapdragon 865

The lack of an integrated 5G modem inside Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 865 processor has drawn criticism from some pundits, especially given that rival chips boast this feature and Qualcomm has an integrated 5G modem in its mid-range Snapdragon 765. Ideally, an integration solution provides the best possible area, cost, and energy efficiency, but another year with […]

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