Apple Couldn’t Develop Own 5G Modems in Time, Qualcomm to Remain Supplier for iPhone in 2023: Ming-Chi Kuo

Apple has been trying to develop its own 5G modem chip for iPhones as the tech giant is reportedly planning to partner with the Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC). Now, an analyst has said that a survey conducted by him has indicated that the Cupertino-based company has failed to develop its own 5G modem chips … Read more

Xiaomi 12 Ultra With Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC Could Launch in July As CEO Teases New Flagship

Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun announced on Wednesday that the Chinese tech giant is gearing up to launch a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC-powered handset in July. Xiaomi and Qualcomm have been jointly developing this handset for several months. The teaser does not reveal the name of the upcoming flagship, however, it is believed to … Read more

Xiaomi 12 Ultra With Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC Could Launch in July As CEO Teases New Flagship

Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun announced on Wednesday that the Chinese tech giant is gearing up to launch a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC-powered handset in July. Xiaomi and Qualcomm have been jointly developing this handset for several months. The teaser does not reveal the name of the upcoming flagship, however, it is believed to … Read more

Qualcomm Led Global Smartphone Chipset Market With 44 Percent Share in Q1 2022, Baseband Revenues Grew 23 Percent: Report 

Global smartphone AP (Application Processor)/SoC (System on Chip) chipset and baseband revenues are up 23 percent YoY in Q1 2022 with Qualcomm leading the market, according to Counterpoint Research. Qualcomm has a 44 percent share while Apple has a 26 percent share of the total global smartphone SoC and baseband revenues, thus taking the second … Read more

Poco C40 Spotted on NBTC Thailand and BIS India, Expected to Launch Soon

Poco C40 has been spotted on the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) Thailand and Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) India websites suggesting the C40 moniker and indicating that the new Poco smartphone can be expected to launch soon. The NBTC Thailand, as spotted, has granted approval to the smartphone. The certification pages did not … Read more

Poco C40 Spotted on NBTC Thailand and BIS India, Expected to Launch Soon

Poco C40 has been spotted on the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) Thailand and Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) India websites suggesting the C40 moniker and indicating that the new Poco smartphone can be expected to launch soon. The NBTC Thailand, as spotted, has granted approval to the smartphone. The certification pages did not … Read more

Poco C40, C40+ Confirmed in an Official Community Forum Post

Poco C40 and Poco C40+ names have been confirmed by Poco in a community forum post. The smartphones are expected to join the smartphone brand’s affordable C-series lineup. In an official community forum post, Poco was seeking testers for its MIUI Global Stable ROM. The community post also highlighted the names of the smartphones for … Read more

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1, Snapdragon 7 Gen 1 Mobile Platforms Launched; AR Glass Reference Design Unveiled

Qualcomm on Friday unveiled the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 and Snapdragon 7 Gen 1 SoCs as its latest mobile platforms. While the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 is an upgrade to the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 platform, the Snapdragon 7 Gen 1 is the successor to the Snapdragon 778G SoC. Qualcomm claimed that the Snapdragon 8+ … Read more

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1, Snapdragon 7 Gen 1 Mobile Platforms Launched; AR Glass Reference Design Unveiled

Qualcomm on Friday unveiled the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 and Snapdragon 7 Gen 1 SoCs as its latest mobile platforms. While the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 is an upgrade to the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 platform, the Snapdragon 7 Gen 1 is the successor to the Snapdragon 778G SoC. Qualcomm claimed that the Snapdragon 8+ … Read more

Nokia Phone Maker HMD Global Secures $230 Million Investment From Google, Others

HMD Global, the maker of Nokia-branded smartphones, has secured $230 million (roughly Rs. 1,719 crores) of investment from partners including Google, Qualcomm, and Nokia Technologies, to help accelerate its development of 5G devices. Chief Executive Florian Seiche said the success of the funding round – the largest since the Finland-based company was founded in late-2016 … Read more