Tag Archives: Snapdragon

Vivo V9 6GB RAM Variant With Snapdragon 660 SoC Launched: Price, Specifications

HIGHLIGHTS Vivo V9 6GB RAM comes is powered by the Snapdragon 660 SoC The cameras have been downgraded from the Vivo V9 It has been priced at IDR 4,299,000 (roughly Rs. 20,600) Vivo V9 has been launched in the market in a new 6GB RAM variant. When Vivo unveiled the V9 in India or Thailand and the Philippines earlier this year, the smartphone arrived in ... Read More »

LG G7 ThinQ With Snapdragon 845 SoC, 4GB RAM Spotted on Geekbench

While much about the LG G7 ThinQ had been revealed up until now, the next-generation LG flagship has now surfaced on Geekbench database to detail its key specifications. The benchmark listing also confirms top-notch scores of the smartphone that is arriving in New York on May 2. The latest revelations emerge just after LG confirmed the presence of a 6.1-inch QHD+ (1440×3120 pixels) LCD panel with brightness of 1,000 nits ... Read More »

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 »