Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100

Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon Wear 2100 is designed for smartwatches

#Qualcomm has just released the Snapdragon Wear 2100 wearable meant specifically for #AndroidWear smartwatches. Android Wear OEMs currently use the company’s Snapdragon 400 or 410 SoCs. But having a dedicated mobile chip meant specifically for smartwatches will be welcome news for the manufacturers. Snapdragon Wear 2100 is about 30% smaller compared to whatever was used

NVIDIA suing Samsung and Qualcomm over GPU related patents

Known for its Tegra series of chipsets, NVIDIA has filed a patent infringement suit against Qualcomm and Samsung over issues related to the GPU. NVIDIA is including the freshly announced Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and the Galaxy Note Edge to the list of infringing products. Speaking on the matter, the CEO of NVIDIA Jen-Hsun Huang said – “They’re using

Qualcomm reportedly readying Adreno 400 GPU for CES 2014

Qualcomm is currently the top dog as far as mobile CPUs and GPUs are concerned. Its Snapdragon 800 SoC is currently the most sought after chipset in the mobile world. However, Qualcomm can’t ride on its success for long and will have to launch upgrades to keep up with the quickly evolving industry. With that

Analyst Reiterates Claims of a Qualcomm Made Chip for the Galaxy S 4

We’ve already heard plenty about Samsung’s Galaxy S IV, ranging from launch dates to rumored specs, the Samsung flagship makes constant appearances in the rumor mill. However, we recently came across one report which suggested that the smartphone might pack a Qualcomm made chipset and not the Exynos 5 Octa as rumored. This was merely

AT&T, Sprint to offer LG Optimus G, release date slated in Q4

South Korean manufacturer, LG, officially announced its latest entry into the high-end Android market on September 19th confirming its superphone flagship will be coming to the United States. No information as to which providers in the U.S. would offer the handset then. However, the latest press release from LG USA already confirms two of the

Qualcomm & Ericsson Show Off VoLTE

When Verizon first announced their 4G/LTE network back in the fall of 2010 many journalists on the conference call were wondering about one thing, and that is VoLTE. In case you’re not familiar, VoLTE is Voice over LTE. Many 4G/LTE handset users don’t realize that only data is currently handled over Verizon Wireless’ robust 4G/LTE

Quad Core HTC Ville Makes A Little More Sense Right?

A while back the first quad-core Android phone supposedly leaked out. That phone was dubbed the HTC Edge. The quad-core HTC Edge was said to be sporting an Nvidia Tegra 3 quad-core processor much like the Asus Transformer Prime Android tablet. Now we could be wrong but we don’t think we are. The reason that

CTIA: Quick Look At The HTC Amaze 4G On T-Mobile

The HTC Amaze 4G on T-Mobile launches today. At a press event Tuesday night as part of CTIA we got some hands on time with the HTC Amaze 4G and it’s “Amaze-ing”. The HTC Amaze features a 4.3″ qHD super LCD multi-touch display that makes images, videos and games just pop off the screen. It’s

MyTouch 4G Slide July 27th?

HTCpedia is reporting by way of AndroidCentral that the T-Mobile MyTouch 4G will arrive in stores on July 27th for just $199.  The Mytouch 4G Slide is the follow up to the MyTouch 3G slide and the MyTouch 4G with an impressive set of features. The MyTouch 4G Slide features a 3.7 inch Super LCD

Netflix Works On HTC Evo 3D As Well

As if you didn’t already have a bad ass phone… We’re glad to report, by way of our friends at Gizmocrunch, that the NetFlix APK for the HTC Evo 4G works on the brand new HTC Evo 3D as well. Of course it should be compatible because both phones are made by HTC and both

Qualcomm’s SnapDragon Game Pack Makes Discovering SnapDragon Games A Snap

Last week Qualcomm announced the SnapDragon Game Pack. The SnapDragon Game Pack is Qualcomm’s answer to Nvidia’s Tegra Zone. Like NVIDIA’s Tegra Zone, Qualcomm has grouped together the best games that optimize the use of the Qualcomm SnapDragon chip set.  The first iteration of the SnapDragon Game Pack highlights the deep collaboration between Qualcomm and

Qualcomm Teaming With Gameloft

How do you ensure that your games are going to look, feel and function well on a new device? Get it in at the processor level.  Last month while Thedroidguy was at MWC we brought you the story about Qualcomm teaming up with Netflix to insure that Netflix would get the most out of their

Dispelling the Dual-Core Myth

Written by Russell H. Sr. Editor TDG Online This topic is becoming increasingly vague and disingenuous as the rumors spread. The claims that an Android phone will be coming out in the end of 2010, the beginning of 2011, flown in by Santa on his magic dragon for all the little boys and girls of