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  • Xiaomi Mi Note Pro features revised Snapdragon 810 chip, Improved heat and performance parameters


    Remember the heating issues that caused many major manufacturers to shift from using the Snapdragon 810 to other alternative processors and led many such as Samsung, to start mass production and use of home-grown chips. Although, heating issues apart the Snapdragon 810 is still one of the fastest processors out there as many others continue […]

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  • How to Enable Voice Wakeup on CM12S on OnePlus One, uses hotword “Hey Snapdragon”


    The CM12S update that released yesterday for the OnePlus One comes with more features than it meets the eye. Apart from the Lollipop sweetness and material design, the CM12S update also brings support for always-listening functionality that wakes up your device when you say “Hey Snapdragon”. Just voice. No hands touched. However, the feature isn’t available easily. Although Cyanogen is […]

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  • Qualcomm unveils Sense ID with ultrasonic fingerprint sensors at the MWC


    Apple has always pawned Android as far as fingerprint recognition is concerned —  more so after it released the superb TouchID with its Iphone5. However, a recent announcement by Qualcomm in its press conference at the MWC in Barcelona today promises to change that, as the US based manufacturer presented what it claims is the world’s first ‘ultrasonic’ fingerprint scanner —  The […]

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  • MWC 2015: Qualcomm announces Sense ID 3D Finger Scanner, Zeroth Machine Learning Engine and Snapdragon 820 Processor

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    Chip maker Qualcomm at the MWC 2015 tech show has unleashed its latest device security feature, an ultrasonic fingerprint scanner called Qualcomm Snapdragon Sense ID 3D Fingerprint Technology. This technology makes use of ultrasonic waves to go through the exterior layers of your finger and create a 3D map on your fingerprint. The ultimate aim […]

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  • LG to sue Qualcomm?


    That’s weird, right? Especially, when you know that LG recently came in support of Qualcomm and its Snapdragon 810 SoC chip that powers the company’s G FLex 2, after reports appeared that Samsung had deemed the chipset as faulty, overheating to the extent that it had to replace the same with in-house Exynos processor for the […]

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  • LG Optimus G releasing on September 19?


    LG wants the release of their upcoming Optimus G to be one occasion that people remember, that’s for certain looking at the way they’re teasing us, specially with focus on its quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro Krait processor as revealed earlier, which will apparently beat all existing processors in the market. LG has now sent out […]