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Redmi 5 Price Leaked, Snapdragon 845 Unveiled

HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi Redmi 5 price will allegedly start at $199.99 Qualcomm unveils Snapdragon 845 chip Airtel now offers 500MB data per day with Rs. 349 and Rs. 549 plans Xiaomi Redmi 5 and Redmi Plus were in the news once again as the handsets’ prices were leaked online via AliExpress listings. Posted by a seller named Xiaomi Online Store, the listings say ... Read More »

Rumored Snapdragon 635 to use Kryo cores on a 14nm process

The Snapdragon 660 is used in several high-end phones while the 630 isn’t getting much love. Both are mid-range (so affordable) 14nm chips (so power-efficient), but only one of them uses the faster Kryo cores. A new chip may be coming to bridge the gap between these two. The Snapdragon 635 will also be built on a 14nm LPP process ... Read More »

Snapdragon 836 delayed until next year, Pixel 2 will use 835

The Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL will likely be powered by a Snapdragon 835, instead of a Snapdragon 836. Apparently Qualcomm has been forced to delay the upgraded chipset until the beginning of next year. Snapdragon 836 is still likely coming, despite some other rumors. Re: SD836, I haven’t heard anything further since my initial tweet, and since the source has proven accurate ... Read More »

Meizu M6 Note to come with both Snapdragon and MediaTek chipsets

The Meizu M6 Note flaunted its Snapdragon 625 chipset in front of Geekbench yesterday, but earlier rumors said it will have a Helio P25 chipset. Well, a new leak suggests that it will have both. The base version uses the MediaTek chip paired with 3GB of RAM and 32GB storage. Another version swaps out the P25 for Snapdragon 625 and keeps the memory configuration. The top ... Read More »

Samsung reportedly bought up almost all available Snapdragon 845 chips

A rumor by the fairly reliable @ice suggests we may have a repeat of the first half of the year when Samsung hoarded all available supply of Qualcomm’s top chipset, leaving other makers to search for alternatives (like the 821) or delaying their H1 flagships. Allegedly, Samsung has done it again and bought up “most” of the initial batch of ... Read More »

Coolpad Cool M7 with Snapdragon 625 launched

Coolpad has launched the Cool M7 in China. The device is priced at CNY 2699 ($404) and available on JD.com. Coolpad Cool M7 The Cool M7 has a 5.5-inch 1080p display with 2.5D glass and is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. On the back is a 13 megapixel f1.8 camera and on ... Read More »

Mysterious Nubia visits GeekBench with Snapdragon 617

An as-of-yet unknown Nubia device has popped up on GeekBench with the model number NX591J, sporting Android 7.1.1 Nougat, 6GB of RAM and a Snapdragon 617 chipset. This could be a cheaper Nubia Z17, whether lite or mini s. Outside of the single-core score of 1080 and multi-core score of 2921 there’s nothing in the GeekBench listing to indicate which ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 benchmark listing confirms Snapdragon 835 SoC, 6GB RAM

The successor to the Xiaomi Mi Mix has been the subject of several leaks and rumors so far. Back in April, a listing for the device was spotted on GearBest’s website, revealing some key specs. And now, a GFXBench listing – alleged to be of the handset – has surfaced, confirming some of the specs, including Snapdragon 835 chipset and 6GB of RAM. The listing also ... Read More »

Nokia Flagship Android Phone Specifications Leak Hints at Snapdragon 835 SoC, Dual Camera Setup but No Zeiss Sensors

HMD Global began 2017 with a bang, bringing back the nostalgia with new and improved Nokia phones. The Nokia 6, Nokia 3, Nokia 5, and Nokia 3310 (2017) have been launched so far, but the company is far from being done. More announcements are expected in 2017, and one of them is expected to be a flagship device. Now, a ... Read More »

LG G6 is official with FullVision 18:9 display, Snapdragon 821 chipset

The smartphone star of MWC 2017 has been announced – this is the LG G6. A ‘Full-vision’ display, water and dust protection plus some careful impact resistant design, cameras aplenty, tried and tested internals – the G6 may no longer be the flagship (the V-series will fly that banner from now on), but it sure sounds like flagships should be ... Read More »