Tag Archive: Snapdragon


Redmi Note 7 Pro specs: 48MP camera, Snapdragon 675, Quick Charge 4.0

Xiaomi has once again raised the bar for the budget segment with the Redmi Note 7 Pro.

Xiaomi has shown over the years that it can absolutely destroy other brands when it comes to sheer value. That hasn’t changed with its latest budget phone, the Redmi Note 7 Pro. The phone offers the same great specs that you’d expect from a Redmi Note device, but it also has a new gradient design at the back that makes  [Read More…]

Redmi Note 7 Pro with 48MP camera and Snapdragon 675 launches in India

The Redmi Note 7 Pro offers an insane amount of hardware, and prices start at just ₹13,999 ($ 195).

In a sense, the Redmi Note series defines Xiaomi in India. To put things into context, Xiaomi sold over 12 million Redmi Note units in India last year. So it’s no wonder that the Chinese manufacturer held nothing back for its latest products in the series, the Redmi Note 7 Pro. Coming just a few months after the  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi 9 specs: Snapdragon 855, 20W wireless charging, 48MP camera

Xiaomi Mi 9 offers astounding hardware for less than half the cost of ‘traditional’ flagships.

Xiaomi was never conservative when it came to the hardware side of things, but the Mi 9 takes things to a whole new level. The phone features an all-new gradient pattern at the back, and Xiaomi is also selling a version with a transparent back.

Then there’s the hardware itself: the Mi 9 is one of the first devices to be powered  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi 9 hands on – is this is the cheapest Snapdragon 855 phone?

The Mi 9 follows previous Xiaomi devices by offering the best specs without the price tag.

Xiaomi may not be the most well-known company in the West, but the Chinese brand has built its entire business on providing incredible specs at a more affordable price than its competition. Following that philosophy, Xiaomi has unveiled its latest flagship, the Mi 9, in China — what may be the cheapest Snapdragon 855 smartphone to hit the market.

The Xiaomi  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi 9 goes official with Snapdragon 855 and 48MP camera for just $445

Xiaomi once again shows that it can dominate the spec sheet with the Mi 9.

After just eight months from the launch of the Mi 8, Xiaomi is rolling out a new version with upgraded hardware and a new design aesthetic. The Mi 9 is Xiaomi’s first flagship of 2019, and it’s easy to see that the manufacturer has redoubled its efforts to stay competitive in the affordable flagship space. What hasn’t changed, however, is Xiaomi’s aggressive  [Read More…]

Redmi Note 7 with 48MP camera and Snapdragon 660 all set to launch in India

The Redmi Note 7 offers a 48MP camera and Snapdragon 660 for under $ 150.

Xiaomi unveiled the Redmi Note 7 earlier this month in China, and the device is all set to make its debut in India. The phone is notable for being the first from the brand to feature a 48MP camera, and while the Honor View 20 also has that same camera, the Redmi Note 7 is targeted at the budget segment.

As you’d  [Read More…]

The Snapdragon 855 is a benchmarking beast in a year that needs the power

Bring it on.

Last year, we told you that while the Snapdragon 845 was an incredibly powerful chip that pushed Qualcomm forward in a number of ways, its benchmark numbers didn’t really matter. At least they didn’t back in February, before the first devices running the new flagship processor were on the market.

See, every year, prior to releasing its biggest-and-best platforms into the wild, Qualcomm builds a bunch of bulky, nondescript Android devices that manufacturers and,  [Read More…]

Redmi Note 7 announced for China, includes a 48MP camera and Snapdragon 660

This is the first phone to launch under the newly independent Redmi brand.

The Chinese market is home to a plethora of excellent Android phones that sell for competitive prices, and on January 10, Xiaomi announced its latest offering in the form of the Redmi Note 7.

Before we talk too much about the phone, the Redmi Note 7 is important as it’s the first device to be released by the newly independent Redmi brand. Xiaomi’s used  [Read More…]

Qualcomm says its Snapdragon X50 will power over 30 5G devices in 2019

The company’s also using CES 2019 to show off its vision for smart vehicle experiences.

2019 is going to be the year of 5G, and Qualcomm wants to make sure it’s at the forefront of it all. As CES 2019 rolls along at full steam, the chip-maker has announced that its Snapdragon X50 platform will be at the heart of more than 30 5G-capable devices this year alone.

Per Qualcomm’s press release:

Snapdragon 855 Mobile Platform is  [Read More…]

Louis Vuitton upgrading Tambour Horizon with Snapdragon Wear 3100, improved display

We’ve already seen brands like Fossil and Montblanc adopt Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon Wear 3100 processor, and now we can add Louis Vuitton to that list, too.

The Louis Vuitton Tambour Horizon is getting a new version with the Snapdragon Wear 3100 processor. With this upgrade, the new Tambour Horizon should get a full day of battery life, and another five additional days if you’re using it just to display time.

That’s not the only upgrade that the new Tambour Horizon  [Read More…]