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ARM based Computers Editorial

ARMs Race | Windows x64 emulation and more is coming to ARM PC’s in November

Microsoft’s initial reaction to the iPad was with Surface. It was thin, light and improved on many limitations the first few iPad models had. Now Apple is copying many of Microsoft’s moves with their iPad line that today look more like PC’s than tablets. Microsoft’s efforts with the original ARM-based Surface PC’s are building to […]

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ARM based Computers Devices Editorial

ARMs Race | Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2 5G additional details

The Windows 10 and next year Windows 10X (on ARM) platforms continues to grow and evolve with the most recent devices such as Lenovo’s Flex 5G, Samsung’s Galaxy Book S and Microsoft’s Surface Pro X leading the charge. A major part of this future is Qualcomm’s continued innovation with its Snapdragon 8cx platform.

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ARM based Computers Devices Editorial

ARMs Race | Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2 5G announced and more evidence of Microsoft’s SQ2 processor

The Windows on ARM platform continues to grow and evolve with the most recent devices such as Lenovo’s Flex 5G, Samsung’s Galaxy Book S and Microsoft’s Surface Pro X leading the charge. A major part of this future is Qualcomm’s continued innovation with its Snapdragon 8cx platform.

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ARM based Computers Editorial

ARMs Race | Microsoft may be emulating 64-bit code on ARM based PCs soon

Microsoft’s initial reaction to the iPad was with Surface. It was thin, light and improved on many limitations the first few iPad models had. It came with a built in kickstand, which meant it could be propped up by itself for watching movies or for Skype calls. It included a magnetic keyboard attachment for an […]

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Comparison Devices Editorial Mobile Computing

Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 768G

Qualcomm’s has announced the direct successor to the Snapdragon 765G, Snapdragon 758G. The successor is the same architecture but with major performance improvements. Being based on the same architecture means manufacturers who currently use the 765G will be able to easily swap in the newer chips and gain significant amounts of performance. It is also […]

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Coronavirus Devices

Qualcomm predicts phone shipments will drop by 30 percent

Qualcomm has perhaps made a number of missteps with the Snapdragon 865 that resulted in more expensive Android phones, while OEM’s like Nokia, LG, Motorola and others opted to utilize the Snapdragon 765G instead. But its current woes are mostly squarely being blamed on the contraction of the market during life under Corona. Qualcomm reported […]

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Comparison Devices Editorial Mobile Computing

Google and LG opt for Snapdragon 765G instead of 865

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 865 certainly has been controversial. Because of its aggressive push for 5G, some trade-offs had to be accepted. Trade-offs like larger phones due to heat and antenna constraints. The result of OEM’s opting for the Snapdragon 865 are larger, more expensive phones. The 765G flavor is just right It seems that for some […]

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Devices

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon X60 5G modem destined for the iPhone

Qualcomm’s latest 5G modem isn’t the leap that the X55 was last year, but it might be more important. While the Snapdragon X60 5G Modem-RF System touts a slew of technical and practical enhancements to take full advantage of the next-generation networks’ tremendous speeds, Qualcomm’s new modem isn’t built for phones like the Samsung Galaxy […]