Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Features: 5 Potential Game Changers

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*+-Processor leaks point to a collection of great Samsung Galaxy Note 3 features that could help Samsung deliver a game-changing experience with a thin, long-lasting Galaxy Note 3 in September. The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 will likely be one of a handful of smartphones to use the new Snapdragon 800 processor, an incredibly powerful processor […]

Verizon Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Benchmarked with Snapdragon 800 CPU, International Version to Use Exynos?

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*+-Further fueling the speculation on Samsung’s Galaxy Note 3 dual-CPU strategy, depending on what market you’re located in, we’re now hearing that the Verizon Wireless version of the phablet may be powered by Qualcomm’s flagship processor. In a leaked benchmark result, posted on Techkiddy, for the Verizon version, the Samsung Galaxy Note 3’s benchmarks were shown […]

Sony to Refresh Xperia Z with Snapdragon 800 Processor


*+-Following Samsung’s lead in refreshing its Galaxy S4 flagship with Qualcomm’s beefy Snapdragon 800 processor, it appears that Sony may be doing the same with its Xperia Z smartphone. Though Sony Mobile Communications hasn’t offered any information on an Xperia Z powered by the Snapdragon 800 chipset, famed leakster @EldarMurtazin had turned to Twitter to announce […]

LG Confirms Snapdragon 800 for New G Series


*+-Smartphone-maker LG has confirmed that it will be introducing new smartphones under the G Series with Qualcomm’s high-end Snapdragon 800 processor. While the company has largely introduced its Android-based offering under the Optimus branding, it appears that the LG may be dropping the Optimus name on the flagship range and is instead calling its new […]

Nokia Already Testing Lumia Smartphone With Quad-Core Snapdragon 800 CPU


*+-Ahead of new GDR2 software update for Microsoft’s Windows Phone platform, it looks like Nokia has already begun working on a new, unannounced Lumia smartphone with a quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor from Qualcomm. The Snapdragon 800 chipset is considered to be one of the most advanced mobile processors on the market when it was announced […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 May Get Snapdragon 800 Processor

The Galaxy S4 32GB won't be necessary for most users.

*+-The Samsung Galaxy S4 currently comes with two different processors depending on the region. In some parts of the world, it utilizes a Snapdragon 600 processor from Qualcomm, in others, a Exynos 5 Octa processor from Samsung itself. Now, thanks to a new benchmark, it appears that the device may ultimately come with another processor […]

LG Optimus G2 With Snapdragon 800 Possibly Pops Up On Sprint Website

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*+-An unnamed LG smartphone with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 recently showed up in the code for a Sprint web page, could hint at the rumored LG Optimus G2. Android Police first spotted the page with references to the phone as well as the phone’s filings with Bluetooth SIG. The phone uses Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 800, which […]

Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Mass Production Kicks Off in May


*+-The Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 will enter mass production late next month, and should find itself in smartphones sometime later this year according to Engadget. The Snapdragon 800 is the more powerful sibling to the Snapdragon 600, both of which Qualcomm announced at CES earlier this year. The Snapdragon 600 is already in a number of […]

Nokia Mulling Quad-Core Snapdragon 800 CPU on 41-Megapixel Lumia EOS?


*+-Rumors of the Nokia Lumia EOS smartphone, which was rumored to have been debuted earlier this year at the Mobile World Congress, are starting to pick up again and this time Nokia is rumored to be considering one of the most advanced processors announced in 2013. According to the latest rumors, Nokia is deciding between […]

LG Optimus G2 Might Use Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Chip

Benchmarks of the rumored LG Optimus G2 completely blow away the iPhone 5 and iPad.

*+-The rumored LG Optimus G2 may use the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor, which could make it one of the fastest smartphones ever. As spotted by Unwired View, benchmarks of an unannounced LG D801 show a phone that appears to use a MSM8974 Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor. LG hasn’t announced a phone with the D801 product […]

ZTE Announces Grand Memo Phablet To Compete With Galaxy Note 2

ZTE Grand Memo

*+-The new ZTE Grand Memo is an incredibly large phablet at 5.7-inches, and it’s one of the first smartphones to feature the new Snapdragon 800 processor. ZTE announced the Grand Memo at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this week. The phone has a 720p display that’s 0.2-inches larger than the display on the Samsung Galaxy […]

Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 To Have Always-on Voice Recognition


*+-Today Qualcomm announced its new Snapdragon 800 processor will help devices charge faster than before and always recognize voice commands. To charge faster Qualcomm created the new Quick Charge 2.0 feature that will let devices charge up to 75 percent faster. The example Qualcomm gave says tablets that typically reach a full charge after seven […]

New Qualcomm Snapdragon 600, 800 ARM Processors Bring 75% More Awesomeness


*+-Qualcomm took to stage at the Consumer Electronics Show to introduce a lineup of Snapdragon processors consisting of the Snapdragon 600 and Snapradragon 800 ARM-based CPUs. These chips deliver improved processing and graphics handling capabilities compared to the current top of the line quad-core Snapdragon S4 CPUs. According to Qualcomm, these chips are now being […]