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Qualcomm's benchmarks show Snapdragon 8cx running as fast as Intel's Core i5

Qualcomm announces "Project Limitless," a design win with Lenovo that uses its Snapdragon 8cx chip. Qualcomm also releases benchmarks to prove that the 8cx outperforms an older Intel Core i5.

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What the Apple-Qualcomm settlement means for a 5G iPhone

With Qualcomm coming back to iPhones, a 5G iPhone in 2020 is all but assured, and 2019 may even be possible.

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Apple and Qualcomm surprisingly settle their legal differences, and it’s pretty clear who won

Apple and Qualcomm have surprisingly settled their legal case, with Apple agreeing to pay Qualcomm an undisclosed sum and royalties.

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Qualcomm's Snapdragon 730G processor was built for kick-ass mobile gaming

Qualcomm has launched a version of its Snapdragon 730 mobile processor with several optimizations specifically for mobile gaming.

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Qualcomm's next Snapdragon chip suggests 2020 really will be the year of 5G phones

Phones with processors that have 5G built inside won't appear on store shelves until next year, raising raising critical questions about when to buy a 5G phone.

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How fast is 5G? This speed demo gives us an idea

Motorola, Qualcomm, and Verizon show off a prototype 5G MotoMod for the Moto Z3, demoing how fast it is on 5G wireless.

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Intel vs. Snapdragon: We test HP's Envy x2 with both on speed, battery life and more

Call it Intel vs. Snapdragon: The battle for the soul of your laptop is being fought in thin, light models like HP's Envy x2. So we tested it with both CPUs to dig deep into the differences.

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Qualcomm's Snapdragon 8cx for PCs aims to overcome the performance gap

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 8cx is working hard to convince PC customers that the chip can offer great performance as well as outstanding battery life.

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Watch the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855's best new features in action

We go inside Qualcomm's demo room to show you some of the flagship features of the Snapdragon 855, from intelligent audio filtering to 4K HDR video capture.

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Meet Qualcomm's Snapdragon 855: AI boosts, a smarter camera, mobile gaming—and bye-bye, JPEG

Qualcomm delivers a deep dive on Snapdragon 855, the chip powering most major smartphones. Expect improvements that make phones smarter, with improvements to the camera and video capabilities.

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Qualcomm begins shipping 802.11ay silicon for mobile devices and applications, including VR and UHD video

Qualcomm begins shipping 802.11ay silicon, a multi-gigabit derivative of Wi-Fi that you may see in specialized applications like untethered VR gear.

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Lenovo's Yoga C630 promises 25 hours on battery using Qualcomm's next-gen Snapdragon 850

Lenovo's Yoga C630 convertible is one of the first to use the Qualcomm Snapdragon 850, expected to continue Qualcomm's tradition of literal all-day battery life.

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Asus NovaGo review: The promise and the problems with the Always Connected PC

The Asus NovaGo is one of the first Always Connected PCs that uses Qualcomm's Snapdragon processor. But its problems include bugs, app limitations, and the constraints of Windows 10 S.

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Qualcomm's Snapdragon 850 PC chip boosts performance, pushes battery life to a new high

Qualcomm launches its second chip for Always Connected PCs: the Snapdragon 850, which offers substantial improvements in performance and cellular speeds as it draws closer to 24 hours of battery life.

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What an Always Connected PC is, and what to expect if you buy one

If you're shopping for a Qualcomm-powered Always Connected PC, or just curious about this new kind of Windows device, read this first to know what to expect.

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Hands-on: HP's Envy x2 is a Surface clone boasting 20 hours of battery life

HP's Envy X2 is the first Windows tablet to be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835, the same battery-sipping processor powering your cell phone. We go hands on.

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Facebook's Terragraph hopes to replace fiber broadband beginning with 2019 trials

Facebook and Qualcomm hope that their Terragraph technology, which uses 60GHz "small cells" scattered across your neighborhood, will replace DSL or cable.

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Microsoft, Qualcomm ship an SDK to solve the Snapdragon's 64-bit app problem

Microsoft has shipped a preview of Visual Studio that lets developers write 64-bit apps for PCs powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon chip, solving a key challenge for Always Connected PCs.

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