• Qualcomm's new Snapdragon 865 is 25% faster, comes with mandatory 5G

    10 days ago - By Ars Technica

    Enlarge / The Snapdragon 865.
    Today, Qualcomm detailed its new flagship SoC for 2020: the Snapdragon 865. This is going to be the chip that ships in every single high-end Android phone that comes out in 2020, and there's a lot to go over.
    First up: we're getting the usual modest speed increases that Qualcomm delivers every year. Qualcomm says the CPU and GPU are 25 percent faster compared to this year's Snapdragon 855. Like last year, this is an eight core, 7nm chip, but as AnandTech reports, now it's being manufactured on TSMC-improved 7nm "N7P" node, the same manufacturing process used...
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  • Here's everything you need to know about the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865

    Here's everything you need to know about the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865

    10 days ago - By 9to5Google

    Qualcomm flew me out and put me up in Maui, Hawaii to sit through a couple keynotes about its new smartphone chips, so here I am telling you about their new smartphone chips. The company announced the Snapdragon 865 and 765 yesterday, and today they detailed them in full. Here's pretty much everything you need to know about the former - the flagship chip... more...
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