Qualcomm news stories
BlackBerry, Google and Qualcomm join forces to drive advancements in digital vehicle cockpits
VIRTIO is an open standard that defines the interface between Android Automotive OS and the underlying hypervisor.
10Gbps 5G data speeds - Qualcomm and Keysight achieve industry-first milestone
A collaboration between Qualcomm and Keysight has achieved 5G 10Gbps data connection speeds, an industry-first milestone.
Renesas innovates wireless charging market with Qualcomm collaboration
Renesas Electronics Corporation is collaborating with Qualcomm Technologies to speed up the mainstream adoption of wireless charging for smartphones.
Sophos announces collaboration with Qualcomm for PC security
This unification enables a connected, interactive computing environment that combines smartphone and PC technology to deliver security capabilities and opportunities, the company states.
New 5G download speed record set on a commercial network
The record, 5Gbps for a single smartphone, was announced today by Telstra in collaboration with Ericsson and Qualcomm.
Nokia launches two new phones
The 225 4G is a low-cost traditional-style handset with a physical keypad and the 225 is an Android smartphone with a bloatware-free promise.
Aussie-brand Audiofly updates true-wireless earphones
The new AFT2 offers 35 hours play time with the charging case, and comes in four Australia-inspired colours.
Tablets & laptops
Acer announces 5G convertible with 24hr battery
The company states that the convertible notebook is designed for professionals who frequently travel.
Keysight, Qualcomm enable certification for connected car tech
“C-V2X is a global solution for vehicle-to-everything communications, and improves automotive safety, automated driving, and traffic efficiency."
TCL enters smartphone market with three new devices
The company has used its own display technology to create three options of smartphone devices that each boast four rear cameras.
Hands-on review: ASUS ZenScreen Go MB16AP
We get hands-on with Asus's new screen for mobile professionals. It's a fascinating device.
Infineon accelerates 3D facial recognition innovation
Infineon says the technology, which uses the REAL3 3D Time-of-Flight (ToF) sensor, features an easy-to-design integration for smartphone manufacturers.
LG and Qualcomm band together to boost in-car experience
Harnessing webOS Auto and Qualcomm Snapdragon Automotive Development Platform (ADP), the companies aim to create and advance a more convenient in-car experience for drivers and passengers alike.
Qualcomm and ZTE to bring cloud gaming to 5G
The demonstration aims to demonstrate that console-quality mobile gaming experiences are achievable over live 5G networks.
Samsung, Qualcomm and Verizon demonstrate 5G NR data connection
The test used Samsung’s commercial 5G NR and 4G LTE equipment to deliver the 5G NR data transmission using Verizon’s 28 GHz spectrum.
OPPO R17 Pro a smartphone for photography lovers
OPPO has clearly seen the value of producing reasonably high-specced smartphone cameras: The R17 is staking its marketing claims on ‘redefining the limit of smartphone cameras’.
Big data investment for China smart city brings in nearly $90b
Tech giants like Alibaba, Tencent, and Qualcomm all chipped in at the recent Smart China Expo to accelerate big data innovations.
Mobile AI market to hit US$17.83b by 2023 with APAC at its centre
The growth of the market can be attributed to demand for AI-capable processors for mobile devices, rise in cognitive computing, and AI applications.
Broadcom buys out CA Technologies for $18.9 billion
Combined, the companies plan to build what they call ‘one of the world's leading infrastructure technology companies’.
Internet of Things
Qualcomm and Gizwits partner on ‘world-first’ IoT development platform
The two companies are set to develop the world’s first commercial 2G cellular modules with field upgrades to LTE IoT.
Huawei tops record list of 2017 European patents
Judging by the sheer number of patents issued in Europe last year by tech companies, there is a lot of data centre innovation on its way.
Samsung and Qualcomm extend foundry relationship to EUV process technology
Process improvements, combined with a more advanced chip design, are expected to bring significant improvements in battery life.
Snapdragon 845: Immersing users in a brave new world of VR
XR is a mobile market that’s gaining momentum as VR and AR markets may combine.
Qualcomm, Samsung and KT achieve multi-vendor 5G NR interoperability
The end-to-end 5G NR interoperability testing demonstrated the essential components of the 5G NR air interface.