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Samsung Galaxy Z Flip looks more compelling than Galaxy Fold ever did

Samsung is already putting out commercials for its new foldable phone before the device has even been announced. With a big event scheduled in San Francisco tomorrow, Samsung ran a teaser ad for its

[Black Friday] Grab the LG G8 ThinQ with Snapdragon 855 SoC for just $399

Having been touted as the best (and cheapest) alternative to Samsung’s Galaxy S10 in our review, the G8 ThinQ from LG has given us yet another reason to put the phone forward for consideration; an

Google Pixel 4 XL review: A solid upgrade with a few shortcomings

Google’s Pixel 4 series follows the excellent Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, and outstanding Pixel 3a duo that kind of took us by surprise. After reviewing the $399 Pixel 3a that hit way above its weight
Samsung and Mediatek emerge as Qualcomm’s top 5G chip rivals in 2020

Samsung and Mediatek emerge as Qualcomm’s top 5G chip rivals in 2020

Qualcomm's hegemony as the smartphone industry's top 5G chip provider will be challenged in 2020, thanks to newly viable rivals.
Geekbench suggests Google will launch a 5G Pixel 4 XL (updated: fake)

Geekbench suggests Google will launch a 5G Pixel 4 XL (updated: fake)

The Pixel 4 XL appears set to arrive in a 5G version, if new Geekbench benchmark results can be believed, offering Android users another fast option.
5G uses less power than 4G at peak bitrates, but more for basic tasks

5G uses less power than 4G at peak bitrates, but more for basic tasks

New research reveals that early 5G devices are capable of delivering superior power efficiency to 4G models, though usage and network conditions play roles.
Qualcomm promises more affordable 5G chips and longer-range mmWave in 2020

Qualcomm promises more affordable 5G chips and longer-range mmWave in 2020

Over the next year, 5G will cease to be a premium-only feature for phones, as Qualcomm modems will bring the latest cellular tech to budget devices.

QualPwn is a newly discovered security vulnerability affecting some un-updated Snapdragon devices

If you’re using a mid-tier to flagship Android device from the last few years, there’s a very good chance you’re using a Qualcomm processor. Normally, that’s a good thing; Qualcomm makes great stuff,

Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 leaks with respectable gains

Leaks of what must be Qualcomm’s upcoming 2020 flagchip have surfaced revealing a respectable 20% improvement to performance, in Geekbench at least. Qualcomm has been the top-dog of mobile chipsets

LG posts video teasing the V60 ThinQ with a dual-screen add-on and an IFA 2019 launch

While we wait for its great rival to launch its newest flagship smartphone, LG is busy teasing the big reveal of a flagship phone of its own that is likely to be the successor to the V50 ThinQ that

Watch the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Unpacked livestream here

After months of leaks and rumors, the big day has finally arrived where we’ll see Samsung announce the brand new Galaxy Note 10 and 10+. A lot has happened since the Galaxy S10 launch event back in
The U.S. Galaxy Note 10 will have the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 after all

The U.S. Galaxy Note 10 will have the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 after all

Samsung has for a long time used two different processors in its flagship phones, depending on where they are sold. In the U.S., a Qualcomm chip is usually used, and despite previous leaks, the same
Galaxy Note10+ could support ultra-fast charging, but no sign of Snapdragon 855 Plus

Galaxy Note10+ could support ultra-fast charging, but no sign of Snapdragon 855 Plus

More specs for Samsung's upcoming Galaxy Note10 have leaked. According to well-known leaker Ice universe, the Note10 will support charging at up to 25W, and the larger Note10+ will support up to 45W —

Calm down, Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10 will not be powered by the Snapdragon 855 Plus

With gaming smartphones seemingly a thing in 2019, Qualcomm announced the gaming-focused Snapdragon 855 Plus which is basically a tweaked version of the regular Snapdragon 855 that launched at the

Samsung follows Qualcomm with overclocked Exynos 9825 in Note 10

Following yesterday’s reveal of Qualcomm’s slightly overclocked Snapdragon 855 ‘Plus’, Samsung’s own slightly overclocked Exynos 9825 has been leak-benchmarked in the Galaxy Note 10. Though less

ASUS ROG Phone 2 may use the latest Snapdragon 855 Plus chipset

ASUS is working on a follow-up to the ROG Phone. The gaming smartphone that was launched June last year was described as the mobile gaming phone we deserve. It could be overkill but it actually worked

Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ optimized for ultimate gaming experience

The Snapdragon 855 mobile processor was introduced to the public sometime in November last year. It wasn’t official yet but we were calling it the Snapdragon 8150 as it was being benchmarked with high

Qualcomm debuts Snapdragon 855+ processor for game-centric phones

Qualcomm's latest mobile processor, the Snapdragon 855+, takes the popular, and powerful chip and dials it up for gamers.
Qualcomm’s New Snapdragon 855+ SoC Is an Overclocked Snapdragon 855

Qualcomm’s New Snapdragon 855+ SoC Is an Overclocked Snapdragon 855

The aptly named 855+ is a Snapdragon 855 with just a little more horsepower. The post Qualcomm’s New Snapdragon 855+ SoC Is an Overclocked Snapdragon 855 appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Qualcomm Announces Snapdragon 855+, Which is Probably Headed for the Note 10 and Pixel 4

Qualcomm Announces Snapdragon 855+, Which is Probably Headed for the Note 10 and Pixel 4

Qualcomm unveiled a new version of its Snapdragon 855 this morning, called Snapdragon 855+. Sort of like how we had the Snapdragon 820 and 821 back in 2016, this new 855+ is a slightly improved