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Qualcomm wants to make headphone dongles with HiFi DACs

We all know and love Qualcomm for their Snapdragon processors in nearly every Android device, but that’s not all the company does. One of the things they showed off this week at the Tech Summit was headphones with HiFi DACs … Continue reading

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 full specs: the new AI powerhouse

At a Summit in Hawaii, the Qualcomm announced its latest chipset, the Snapdragon 845. Now the company has revealed the full specs of the impressive new processor. (This is a preview – click here to read the entire entry.) Android … Continue reading

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New report measures difference between iPhone X Qualcomm and Intel modems

Last year saw Apple use two different modems in its iPhone models, one from Intel and one from Qualcomm, and there was a difference between the modems’ LTE performance. Many were wondering what the modem situation would like with this … Continue reading

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Qualcomm Seeks Import Ban on AT&T and T-Mobile iPhone 8 and iPhone X Models

Qualcomm today announced that it has filed three new patent infringement claims against Apple, accusing the Cupertino company of violating a total of 16 Qualcomm patents with its most recent iPhones, including the iPhone X. Most of the patents in … Continue reading

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Qualcomm resists a $100 billion takeover from Broadcom

It could be the most important deal in the chip industry: Broadcom wants to buy Qualcomm, and together with NXP would create a huge company. (This is a preview – click here to read the entire entry.) Android News + … Continue reading

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Report: Broadcom seeking $100 billion deal to acquire Qualcomm

A new report from Bloomberg suggests that Broadcom may be considering a buyout offer for Qualcomm that is worth over $ 100 billion. Broadcom is currently in the process of speaking with advisers about the potential deal and sources close … Continue reading

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Apple plans to drop Qualcomm components in future products

Per a new report from The Wall Street Journal, Apple is designing its future iPhones and iPads in order to end reliance on Qualcomm components…. Read the rest of this post here “Apple plans to drop Qualcomm components in future … Continue reading

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Apple Considering Eliminating Qualcomm Chips From Next Year’s iPhones and iPads

Amid an escalating legal battle with Qualcomm, Apple is designing its 2018 iPhones and iPads without Qualcomm LTE chips, reports The Wall Street Journal. Apple is instead considering using only modem chips from Intel and perhaps MediaTek in its next-generation … Continue reading

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WSJ: Apple designing iPhones & iPads that exclusively use Intel & MediaTek, dropping Qualcomm entirely

As the legal battle between the two companies continues to escalate, a new report from The Wall Street Journal says Apple is designing iPhones and iPads for next year that don’t incorporate Qualcomm chips… more… 9to5Mac

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New Qualcomm components will help more phones offer T-Mobile 600MHz support

T-Mobile has told us to expect two 600MHz-compatbile smartphones in 2017, but a new chip from Qualcomm ought to help boost that number in 2018. Qualcomm today announced new RF Front-End chips which are amplifiers and tuners to help connect … Continue reading

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