Watch the XPERIA Z3 Plus crash due to overheating while using the camera app in new video

The Sony XPERIA Z3 Plus comes with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 64-bit octa-core processor with four cores clocked at 2 GHz, four cores clocked at 1.5 GHz, and an Adreno 430 GPU. Sounds powerful right? Unfortunately, the CPU is the reason why the smartphone overheats. In a new video, the smartphone is shown almost immediately crashing […]

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 Certified Sony update could fix overheating issues of XPERIA Z3 Plus and XPERIA Z4 Tablet

The Sony XPERIA Z3 Plus and the Sony XPERIA Z4 Tablet both suffer from overheating issues caused by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 64-bit octa-core processor. The PTCRB has certified a Sony update for the two devices, which could solve the overheating issues of the two. The update certification was first spotted by Xperia Blog. It reveals that […]

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 Japanese carrier posts heat warnings for Sony XPERIA Z4 (XPERIA Z3+)

Does the Sony XPERIA Z4 (Japan) or the Sony XPERIA Z3+ (international) overheat? Earlier, a video revealed that the XPERIA Z3+ still suffers from overheating issues, despite using MSM8994-v2.1. MSM8994 is the model number of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810, whcih is a 64-bit octa-core processor with four cores clocked at 2 GHz, four cores clocked at 1.5 GHz, […]

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 Video reveals Snapdragon 810 on board Sony XPERIA Z3+ causes temperature warnings

The Sony XPERIA Z3+ and the Sony XPERIA Z4 Tablet use the MSM8994-v2.1 (MSM8994 is the model number of the Snapdragon 810 64-bit octa-core CPU), which is said to do a better job at managing heat emissions of the CPU. The Snapdragon 810 is known to cause overheating. A new video, however, shows that it […]

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 HTC One M9 no longer overheats

Dutch-speaking Tweakers previously showed a thermal image of the HTC One M9, showing that the smartphone became too hot when pushed. It’s surface temperature rose to 55.4°C, which is painful to hold. Like we told you before, the culprit behind the overheating issue is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 64-bit octa-core processor. After HTC rolled out a software […]

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 Software update said to fix prototype HTC One M9 overheating issue

Last week, we heard that HTC One M9 test units were suffering from an overheating issue, which reportedly resulted in being too hot to hold. Now, a new report is saying that a software update has fixed the issue. The news comes to us courtesy of an XDA forum member named “herwegan.” He (or she) […]

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 HTC assures One M9 overheating issues addressed

Gold on Silver edition HTC One M9

At HTC’s recent webcast, the Taiwanese firm announced that HTC One M9 owners in the US will benefit from a new program called UH OH Protection. It also took the opportunity to announce that it has addressed the overheating issues of its new flagship. In an earlier report, we learned that the HTC One M9 reached […]

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 AnTuTu benchmark warns the Snapdragon 810 on board the HTC One M9 generates “too high” temperature

Previous reports claimed that the Snapdragon 810 64-bit octa-core processor by Qualcomm is plagued with overheating issues. LG and HTC didn’t seem to complain about these rumoured overheating issues, suggesting that the chip maker has overcome these problems. Or have they? Romanian-speaking Mobilissimo was at MWC 2015 and wanted to know how well the HTC One […]

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 LG says Snapdragon 810 overheating issues have been resolved – LG G Flex 2 and G4 to launch on schedule

Previous reports have revealed that Qualcomm’s 64-bit octa-core processor is suffering from overheating issues. Previous reports have said that these issues were threatening the launch of a number of smartphones, including the LG G Flex 2 and LG G4. According to LG, these issues have been resolved and that the launch of the two will […]

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 Snapdragon 810 rumoured to be plagued with issues again – could delay the Samsung Galaxy S6 and LG G4

Korea Times reports three J.P. Morgan analysts from South Korea claiming the Snapdragon 615 and 810 processors are overheating, with the issue affecting the later more. This is resulting in the Snapdragon 810’s clock rate performing less powerful than the Snapdragon 805. This issue may delay the release of the Samsung Galaxy S6 and LG G4. The […]

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