Samsung SM-G9198 is a Lollipop-powered clamshell with a Snapdragon 808 under the hood

Back in May, we heard that a Samsung-made device with model number SM-G9198 would come with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 64-bit hexa-core processor (four ARM Cortex-A53, two ARM Cortex-A57 cores, and an Adreno 418 GPU) under the hood. Initially, it was believed that the device would be a Galaxy Mini of sorts, but, as it turns […]

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 Samsung Galaxy Note 5 to sport Exynos 7422 processor, while Galaxy S6 Edge Plus to sport Snapdragon 808?

We’ve been hearing a lot about the unannounced Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and the phablet version of the Galaxy S6 Edge (shown below) the Galaxy S6 Edge Plus. Now a new report has allegedly spilled the beans on the devices’ processors. The news comes to us courtesy of SamMobile, the source of accurate information on […]

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 Samsung SM-G9198 with Snapdragon 808 under the hood spotted on GFXBench

Currently, the LG G4 is the only high-end smartphone with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 CPU (64-bit hexa-core processor with four ARM Cortex-A53, two ARM Cortex-A57 cores, and an Adreno 418 GPU) under the hood, instead of the more powerful Snapdragon 810 CPU (64-bit octa-core processor with four cores clocked at 2 GHz, four cores clocked […]

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 Qualcomm further explains why LG chose the Snapdragon 808 for the LG G4

When LG lifted the lid on its new flagship, many were surprised to find out that the LG G4 sports the 64-bit Snapdragon 808 hexa-core processor instead of the more powerful 64-bit Snapdragon 810 octa-core processor. This further fueled rumours that LG opted to use the 808, due to the 810’s rumoured overheating issues. Qualcomm […]

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 Qualcomm claims LG’s decision to go with the Snapdragon 808 came before 810 issues

When Samsung lifted the lid on the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge, speculation turned into a reality when it was revealed that the two did not rock Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 64-bit octa-core processor. Instead, the two came with Samsung’s Exynos 740 CPU, which has dominated in numerous benchmark tests. Rumour has it that […]

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 Qualcomm re-confrims LG G4 rocks Snapdragon 808

Qualcomm has re-confirmed that its Snapdragon 808 CPU is the processor under the hood of the newly unveiled LG G4. Press release: Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 Processor with X10 LTE Powers New LG G4 Smartphone Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. Continues to Bring Advanced Camera, Multimedia, Audio and Connectivity Features to the Latest LG Devices APR 29, 2015 […]

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 Alleged LG G4 sporting Snapdragon 808 pictured

Recently, we’ve been getting a number leaks, involving the LG G4. One rumour claims that the upcoming flagship will sport the Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 64-bit hexa-core processor with four ARM Cortex-A53 and two ARM Cortex-A57 cores with an Adreno 418 GPU under the hood. Now, a photo of the device with the said CPU has surfaced […]

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 LG G4 to sport Snapdragon 808 and 16-megapixel camera?

Previous reports have claimed that the LG G4 will sport Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 and a 20-megapixel rear-facing camera, but a listing (screenshot below) on the GFXBench benchmark database reveals that LG’s next flagship will sport a Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 CPU and a 16-megapixel rear-facing camera instead. The benchmark listing also reveals more about the LG G4’s screen […]

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