LG says Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 is not Overheating
Jan29

LG says Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 is not Overheating

Samsung and Qualcomm are locked in a battle over the Snapdragon 810 processor, with Samsung reportedly ditching the chipset for its upcoming Galaxy S6 smartphone. The 810 chipset apparently overheated constantly and apparantly Samsung had enough and ditched it. However, LG is sticking with the processor and the company is saying that Qualcomm has stopped the overheating issue. LG will be using the G4 flagship that should be coming...

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LG Grows Smartphone Sales by 24%
Jan29

LG Grows Smartphone Sales by 24%

LG has taken full advantage of Samsung’s decline, although it is not the only company that has, alongside the likes of Xiaomi. The Korean company has enjoyed sales growth through quarters in 2014 and the end of year results are equally impressive and show that the company is building off the great success of the G3 flagship. Through 2014 the company managed to increase smartphone sales by a sizeable by 24% through last year. LG sold...

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Qualcomm Says Snapdragon 810 will be Missing from One 2015 Flagship
Jan29

Qualcomm Says Snapdragon 810 will be Missing from One 2015 Flagship

Qualcomm has been in the midst of problems with its Snapdragon 810 processor and the company has now revealed that the chip will not land in one major smartphone flagship this year. During the company’s solid fiscal first quarter 2015 earnings call, the company said the "expectation that our Snapdragon 810 processor will not be in the upcoming design cycle of a large customer's flagship device." That could possibly mean Samsung has...

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LG May Sue Qualcomm Over Snapdragon 810 Saga
Jan27

LG May Sue Qualcomm Over Snapdragon 810 Saga

It’s getting quite messy surrounding the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810, the company’s new 64-bit processor. There have been reports of overheating, prompting the likes of LG and Samsung to delay their latest flagship smartphones. However, Samsung has its own processing company (Exynos) and is threatening to go it alone with the upcoming Galaxy S6. In response Qualcomm has reportedly offered to make Samsung a bespoke (non-overheating I...

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LG Smartphone Comes Through Geekbench
Jan05

LG Smartphone Comes Through Geekbench

An LG smartphone that has not been seen before passed through Geekbench recently and boasted Qualcomm’s new 64-bit Snapdragon 810 processor. The chipset comes with four Cortex A57’s and four Cortex A53’s in a big.LITTLE architecture. This handset is unlikely to be the G4 flagship, it is too early for that. However, LG is about to launch the G Flex 2, and while the original G Flex was a mid-range affair, the sequel is said to be...

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