• Snapdragon 855 Power Consumption Demo, But

    6 days ago - By Anand Tech

    One of the interesting demos for the newly announced Snapdragon 855 SoC here at Qualcomm's Tech Summit was to do with power. In a dedicated area, Qualcomm had set up two pairs of devices, with Snapdragon 855 and 845 chips inside, and had images of power on two big displays designed to show the generational gain of the new chip that has been promised with more performance on a smaller process node.
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  • OnePlus misspoke, won't have ‘the first' Snapdragon 855 smartphone

    OnePlus misspoke, won't have ‘the first' Snapdragon 855 smartphone

    6 days ago - By Phandroid

    At the Qualcomm's Tech Summit, OnePlus CEO Pete Lau announced on stage that the company would be “the first” to launch a smartphone powered by Qualcomm's new Snapdragon 855. The news came as a big surprise since OnePlus devices typically hit the market in early summer. With Qualcomm leading the charge with the first Qualcomm Snapdragon 855, the company would either have to make dramatic changed to its product launch cycle or the launch of the Snapdragon 855 would be coming later than expected.
    In the end, neither of those scenarios will play out. As it turns out, Pete Lau's statement was...
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  • Qualcomm, China Mobile team up with Chinese OEMs to optimize Snapdragon 855

    Qualcomm, China Mobile team up with Chinese OEMs to optimize Snapdragon 855

    6 days ago - By Android Community

    Qualcomm's official announcement of the Snapdragon 855 has confirmed a number of things including the final chipset's final name. We've been saying it's the Snapdragon 8150 but as it turned out, it's really the Snapdragon 855 as earlier noted. No phone in the market has commercially used the mobile processor yet but we learned the...
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