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Samsung will make Qualcomm's Snapdragon 820 chips

Samsung Electronics will be making Qualcomm's upcoming Snapdragon 820 chips for smartphones and other devices, refueling speculation that the chips could find their way into the South Korean giant's premium smartphones.

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Samsung unveils its next-generation SoC, the Exynos 8 Octa 8890

The company says its newest SoC has a 30 percent performance improvement over the Exynos 7 Octa.

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Qualcomm unveils the Snapdragon 820, promises faster performance and improved battery efficiency

For smartphone watchers, the biggest issue will be if the 820 can leave the 810's overheating issues in the past.

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Snapdragon 820 chip to offer 600 Mbps LTE speeds and faster Quick Charge 3.0

Qualcomm says its Quick Charge 3.0 will boost your phone's battery from zero to 60 percent in 30 minutes.

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Qualcomm offers a few scant details about the Kyro CPU in its Snapdragon 820 processor

In a blog post big on buzzwords and thin on details, Qualcomm lets us know the Snapdragon 820 will be worth waiting for.

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Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 820's new Hexagon DSP for always-on sensors, image processing

Qualcomm's drip-drip of Snapdragon 820 details rolls on with the Hexagon 680 DSP, which will be the chipmaker's way of monitoring step tracking and improving low-light photos.

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Qualcomm's Snapdragon 820 could yield big camera gains

The new 'Specter' image processor will capture sharper images in low light, the company says

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Report: Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 specs leak, point to greatly improved SoC

If the leaked specs are correct, the Snapdragon 820 should be a significantly better processor than the 810.

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Qualcomm: A flood of cheap LTE smartphones is on the way

Products powered by the Snapdragon 210 processor have been slower to arrive than the chip maker expected

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Eight isn't enough: MediaTek reveals 10-core mobile processor

The Helios X20 will begin shipping to vendors in December.

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Fujitsu's thin heat pipe could help smartphone chips run cooler

While it won't eliminate heat, this heat pipe could spread it out better and reduce extremes of temperature on the surface of smartphones

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Intel taps ARM graphics for new x86 smartphone chip, in a marriage of convenience

Intel has turned to competitor ARM to use Mali graphics in its new Atom X3 chip for low-cost smartphones

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Qualcomm's Snapdragon 820 will pack a silicon brain with cognitive computing abilities

The Snapdragon 820 chips will be for premium mobile devices, and test units will ship in the second half

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MediaTek claims new 64-bit chip will power the fastest Android tablets on the market

MediaTek says that on paper its MT8173 chip can outperform any other chip on the market

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Broadcom is ready for 3G Android Wear watches, even if Google isn't

A new smartwatch chip platform paves the way for cellular connectivity and NFC, but promises longer battery life and breezier wireless charging in the meantime.

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Qualcomm's new chips will bring high-end features to dirt-cheap smartphones

Qualcomm's next Snapdragon 620 and 618 are 64-bit smartphone chips using ARM's new Cortex-A72 CPU core.

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Everything you need to know about the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810

Deep inside the chip that will power most of the high-end Android devices in 2015.

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Everything you need to know about Nvidia's new Tegra X1 chip

Nvidia’s next mobile monster marries a more efficient 64-bit CPU with a GPU born of the desktop.

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New ARM Mali graphics processors bring 4K video to phones and tablets

The company will upgrade its Mali graphics products to support 4K video.

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LG unveils its own processor, putting it right to work on giant new LG G3 Screen phone

LG is going the Apple route, doing more of its own internals in-house instead of relying on others.

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