Tag Archive: Snapdragon


Nokia 8 with 5.3-inch QHD display and Snapdragon 835 lands in India for ₹36,999

Nokia’s first Android flagship makes its debut in India.

After its global unveil late last month, the Nokia 8 has made its debut in the Indian subcontinent. The first Android flagship to bear the Nokia name has a lot going for it: you get a 5.3-inch Quad HD display backed by Gorilla Glass 5, Snapdragon 835, 4GB of RAM and 64GB storage, dual 13MP cameras, and a 3090mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0.

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Xiaomi Mi Note 3 is a larger Mi 6 that’s powered by the Snapdragon 660

The Mi Note 3 is a China-exclusive model with several new firsts.

In addition to the bezel-less Mi Mix 2, Xiaomi launched the latest phone in the Mi Note series. The first two models in the Mi Note series featured 5.7 inch display — with last year’s variant featuring dual curved screens — but with the Mi Note 3, the company is taking a different approach. The phone is a larger variant of the Mi 6, with  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 specs: Snapdragon 835, 6GB RAM, and 43 LTE bands

Xiaomi’s latest bezel-less phone has top-notch specs.

Xiaomi unveiled the Mi Mix 2 at a media event in Beijing, with the phone featuring top-of-the-line specs coupled with an evocative design that sees minimal bezels at the top.

The Mi Mix 2 has a 2160 x 1080 FHD+ panel with virtually no borders, with the camera sensor located on the bottom bezel. The phone is powered by the 10nm Snapdragon 835, and the standard model offers 6GB  [Read More…]

Qualcomm has reportedly no plans of releasing a Snapdragon 836

Remember the rumors which claimed the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL will be the first handsets to come equipped with the Snapdragon 836 – an upgraded version of the current Snapdragon 835 processor? Well, it seems they had no real substance. According to the Android Police who has spoken to an industry source familiar […]

Xiaomi Mi 7 rumored to launch in Q1 2018 with Snapdragon 845

The Mi 7 could sport a 6-inch Full HD AMOLED panel from Samsung.

The Mi 6 made its debut four and a half months ago, and we’re now starting to get the first details on the company’s 2018 flagship. According to a Weibo leakster, the Mi 7 will make its debut sometime in Q1 2018, which could mean a possible unveil at Mobile World Congress. The phone is also rumored to be one of the first to be powered  [Read More…]

Qualcomm isn’t working on a Snapdragon 836, Pixel 2 to sport Snapdragon 835

New reports suggest Qualcomm isn’t working on a mid-cycle refresh to the Snapdragon 835.

Early Pixel 2 rumors suggested the phones will be powered by the Snapdragon 836, a mid-year refresh to the Snapdragon 835 with a minor uptick in performance. Qualcomm did the same last year with the Snapdragon 821, which made its debut on the first-generation Pixel. But according to two new reports from XDA Developers and Android Police, Qualcomm never had any plans for a Snapdragon  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi A1 specs: Snapdragon 625, dual cameras, and stock Android for $230

The Mi 5X is Xiaomi’s first Android One phone.

Xiaomi unveiled the Mi A1 earlier today in New Delhi, and the phone marks a shift in strategy for the manufacturer. While all Xiaomi phones thus far have featured MIUI, the Mi A1 offers stock Android. The phone is the first in a new lineup of Android One devices, with Google looking to aggressively target the budget segment in emerging markets.

There’s a lot to like about  [Read More…]

Moto X4 specs: Snapdragon 630, 3000mAh battery and dual cameras

Here’s what’s inside the Moto X4.

Considering that the Moto X4 is more of a mid-range device, it doesn’t have all of the highest-end specs inside. That’s understandable, and when you look the spec sheet you’ll still find plenty of good line items. One thing to keep an eye on is the regional differences in terms of RAM and storage — Motorola is still a bit confusing in what it offers in different markets around the world.

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Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL tipped to launch on October 5 with Snapdragon 836 onboard

With the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 launch behind us, what are Android fans left to look forward to? Well the LG V30 is expected to land soon on August 31 and Google’s next-gen Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL aren’t too far either. Speaking of which, last year Google pulled the wraps off the Pixel […]

Nokia 8 specs: Snapdragon 835, dual cameras, and Android 7.1.1 Nougat

Nokia’s first Android flagship packs the latest internals.

Nokia’s long-awaited Android flagship is now official, and there’s a lot to like. The phone is powered by the Snapdragon 835 and features 4GB of RAM, along with 64GB of storage and a microSD slot. There are two Zeiss-tuned 13MP cameras at the back — a primary RGB shooter augmented by a secondary monochrome sensor and a 13MP camera up front that can shoot 4K video.

The phone  [Read More…]