164 news items tagged Snapdragon
Global smartphone AP market posts double-digit growth in 1Q21Friday 11 June 2021
The global smartphone applications processor (AP) market surged 21% on year to US$6.8 billion in the first quarter of 2021, according to Strategy Analytics.
Qualcomm deepening deployments in 5G PC processorsFriday 4 June 2021
Qualcomm is stepping up its deployments in 5G PC processors seeking to tap demand from the segments of both high-end commercial notebooks and lower-end education and consumer notebooks,...
Highlights of the day: TSMC makes Qualcomm Snapdragon 778GFriday 21 May 2021
Qualcomm has just launched its Snapdragon 778G made using TSMC's 6nm process. It is expected to be more popular among...
Backend houses gearing up for new orders from QualcommFriday 21 May 2021
Taiwan's leading OSAT ASE Technology and its affiliate Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) reportedly will offer backend services for Qualcomm's newly-released Snapdragon 778G...
New Qualcomm 5G SoC built using TSMC 6nm processFriday 21 May 2021
Qualcomm's just-unveiled Snapdragon 778G chipset with integrated X52 5G modem is manufactured using TSMC's 6nm process technology, and is designed mainly for midrange 5G-capable Android...
China smartphone AP shipments – 1Q 2021Friday 21 May 2021
First-quarter 2021 smartphone AP shipments to China-based vendors amounted to 212 million units, maintaining a similar level to the prior quarter and soaring 56.9% from a year ago.
China smartphone market and industry – 1Q 2021Thursday 20 May 2021
First-quarter 2021 smartphone shipments to the China market amounted to 94.6 million units. The volume represented a growth of 9% quarter-over-quarter and an upsurge of 99.6% year-over-year...
Qualcomm may switch to TSMC 4nm node in 2022Wednesday 24 February 2021
Qualcomm will continue to fabricate its next-generation 5G mobile chip, tentatively dubbed Snapdragon 895, at Samsung Electronics built using an upgraded 5nm process, but may switch...
China smartphone AP shipments – 4Q 2020Monday 22 February 2021
Fourth-quarter 2020 smartphone AP shipments to China-based vendors amounted to 211.6 million units, up 9.9% quarter-over-quarter and 7.7% year-over-year.
China smartphone market and industry – 4Q 2020Friday 19 February 2021
Fourth-quarter 2020 smartphone shipments to the China market amounted to 86.7 million units. The volume represented 19.3% growth quarter-over-quarter but 10.4% decline year-over-ye...
Nvidia, Qualcomm reportedly seeking TSMC support for next-generation manufacturing processesFriday 22 January 2021
Nvidia and Qualcomm reportedly have already reached agreements with TSMC for capacity support from its next-generation manufacturing processes, and with orders from Intel, Apple and...
Qualcomm rolls out new 7nm 5G smartphone chipThursday 21 January 2021
Qualcomm has rolled out its new Snapdragon 870 series to further enhance its 5G smartphone chip lineup. The new 5G chip is built using TSMC's 7nm process technology.
ASE obtains FC packaging orders for new Qualcomm 5G SoCThursday 3 December 2020
ASE Technology has reportedly grabbed flip-chip packaging orders for Qualcomm's just-unveiled flagship 5G SoC Snapdragon 888, as well as orders for the new integrated X60 5G modem,...
Qualcomm unveils Snapdragon 888 5G mobile platformThursday 3 December 2020
Qualcomm has introduced its latest flagship Snapdragon 888 5G mobile platform, which it says features innovations in 5G, artificial intelligence (AI), gaming, and camera technologies...
China smartphone AP shipments – 3Q 2020Tuesday 24 November 2020
Smartphone application processor shipments to China-based vendors amounted to 192.6 million units in third-quarter 2020, up 13.4% quarter-over-quarter and down 9.5% year-over-year.
China smartphone market and industry – 3Q 2020Friday 20 November 2020
Smartphone shipments to the China market in third-quarter 2020 plunged 25.2% on quarter and 26.2% on year due to the US government placing stricter trade sanctions on Huawei and consumer...
ASE, Win Semi cut into supply chain for new Qualcomm chipsFriday 6 November 2020
Taiwan's backend houses ASE and affiliated Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) reportedly have landed orders for Qualcomm's Snapdragon X60 modem chips while GaAs foundry Win Semiconductors...
Acer releases new PCs for year-end 2020Thursday 22 October 2020
Acer has announced its latest notebooks, monitors and projectors as well as its first Chromebook that is equipped with an Arm-based processor.
MediaTek, Qualcomm intro AI chips for gaming smartphonesWednesday 2 September 2020
MediaTek and Qualcomm have introduced their new AI-capable mobile SoC chips designed specifically for gaming smartphones - the Helio G95 and Snapdragon 732G respectively.
Asustek sees loss from handset biz narrowThursday 27 August 2020
Asustek Computer continues to see losses generated by its handset business narrow, and is eyeing the business' return to profitability in 2021, according to market sources.
Qualcomm-equipped 5G smartphones fastest, says Strategy AnalyticsFriday 14 August 2020
Tests of 5G smartphone downlink speed in the US and UK by Ookla show that smartphones using the 5G millimeter wave bands, on average, achieve blazingly fast downlink speeds 20 times...
China smartphone AP shipments – 2Q 2020Wednesday 12 August 2020
Second-quarter 2020 smartphone AP shipments to China-based vendors amounted to 169.9 million units, down 20.6% year-over-year but up 25.8% quarter-over-quarter.
Samsung struggling to improve 5nm process yield, say sourcesMonday 20 July 2020
It remains to be seen whether unsatisfactory yield rates at Samsung Electronics' 5nm EUV process may affect the launch of Qualcomm's next-generation flagship 5G mobile chip series,...
Taiwan IC substrate makers land more MediaTek orders for 5G chipsWednesday 15 July 2020
Taiwan-based IC substrate makers including Unimicron Technology and Kinsus Interconnect Technology have seen a ramp-up in BT substrate orders for MediaTek's 5G SoCs as the chipmaker...
China smartphone AP shipments – 1Q 2020Thursday 21 May 2020
Smartphone application processor (AP) shipments to China only amounted to 135 million units in first-quarter 2020, plunging more than 30% on quarter and 12.2% on year.