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Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Benchmarks: Comparing CPU and GPU Performance with the Kirin 990, Snapdragon 855, and Snapdragon 845

Nearly two weeks ago, Qualcomm invited tech journalists to Maui for the 2019 Snapdragon Tech Summit. At the event, the company unveiled its latest high-end SoC for mobile devices: the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 mobile platform. Qualcomm says the new Snapdragon 865 boasts a 25% CPU performance increase and a 20% GPU performance increase over the...

Huawei Nova 6 5G, Nova 6, Nova 6 SE with punch-hole displays launched in China

While the rest of the world watches with bated breath on Huawei's future releases beyond the Huawei Mate 30, China gets to enjoy the goodies. The US trade ban does not affect Huawei's operations in its domestic Chinese market, as phones sold in China already ship without GMS, leveraging the HMS ecosystem instead. Huawei had...

Huawei MatePad Pro tablet launched in China with slim bezels and the Kirin 990

Android tablets are a dying breed, but some OEMs are trying to keep them alive by spinning innovations of their own. Among these OEMs is Samsung, with its Galaxy Tab line, and Huawei, which is still putting out new flagship devices despite the hardships they're going through. Earlier this year, we saw Huawei launch their...

Huawei unveils the Kirin 990 with integrated 5G for the Mate 30

Most of the major announcements so far in 2019 have centered around 5G, the next advancement in network technology. Most semiconductor companies have jumped onto the 5G bandwagon, facilitating smartphone OEMs to produce devices that can take advantage of the improvements in network infrastructure. However, most 5G-enabled SoCs released so far have basically been 4G...