Snapdragon articles

Benchmark allegedly reveals Nexus Sailfish specifications

The specifications for one of Google's new Nexus devices has allegedly been revealed through graphics benchmark GFXBench. It appears as though someone ran the benchmark on a pre-release unit, which allowed the software to capture almost all of the phone's…

Qualcomm moves to 64-bit with mid-range Snapdragon 410 SoC

Yesterday, Qualcomm announced its first 64-bit capable ARM-based system-on-a-chip: the Snapdragon 410 (MSM8916). Destined for mainstream devices, the new SoC makes use of ARM's Cortex-A53 CPU cores, which are the first from the company to use the ARMv8 64-bit architecture,…