• Spotted: Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx Wafer on 7nm

    3 days ago - By Anand Tech

    Alongside the announcement of the new 7nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx processor for the company's line of next generation premium tier Always Connected PCs, in the demo room today we saw a wafer of chips built on TSMC's 7nm.
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  • Catch-up to Qualcomm: how close are Intel and AMD to 7nm processors?

    Catch-up to Qualcomm: how close are Intel and AMD to 7nm processors?

    3 days ago - By Tech Radar

    While we've all been waiting for the first 7-nanometer processors for laptops to come from Intel and AMD for years, Qualcomm swooped in to win first place with the Snapdragon 8cx. It's not only the first 7nm processor for laptops, but the chip is also built on an entirely different architecture supplied by ARM, the leading smartphone processor manufacturer. Now that Qualcomm is first out of the gate with a 7nm processor for laptops, where does that leave its incumbent competition, AMD and Intel? Now, it's a matter of determining the silver and bronze medal winners. Well, let's just say one...
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  • Qualcomm reveals Snapdragon 8cx, an Intel-class 7-nanometer laptop chip

    Qualcomm reveals Snapdragon 8cx, an Intel-class 7-nanometer laptop chip

    3 days ago - By VentureBeat

    Qualcomm says that the Snapdragon 8cx will maintain a "connected standby" status that leads to "instant on" connectivity, yet excellent battery life.
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