Sunday, December 11, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Apple AirPods Will Miss Holiday Season
Japan Display To Receive ¥50 bil. Support From Government
Google Said to Bring Internet To Cubans
Super Mario Run Won't Play Offline
U.S. Confirms Samsung and LG Dumped Washers
Xiaomi Electric Vehicle Launch on Monday, Yeelight LED Ceiling Light Launched
Hon Hai, Sharp To Build Massive LCD TV Plant In China
U.S. To Review Cyber Attacks Beyond 2016 Election
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Mobiles > Qualcom...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, November 18, 2010
Qualcomm to Release 28nm Snapdragon Dual-core Chip in 2011


Qualcomm announced plans to release a new version of its Snapdragon chipset based on a 28-nm process.

The announcement was made at the company's analyst meeting in New York on Wednesday.

The new Snapdragon chipset (MSM8960) will feature two cores using an upgraded CPU core based on a new micro-architecture, the company said. This will result in a ~5x performance while the power consumption will be lower by ~ 75%.

The multi-Mode 3G / 4G integrated chipset will also integrate an LTE multi-mode modem that will also support all 3G modes, and new graphics capabilities that will offer a ~4x performance boost compared to the currently available Snapdragon chipset. In addition, the MSM8960 will integrate WLAN, GPS, Bluetooth and FM connectivity.

The MSM8960 will also be the first Qualcomm chip built on 28-nm process technology and will begin sampling in 2011. It is expected to power smartphones and tablets that will appear in late 2011.

It is not clear whether the new chipset will be based on ARM-based technology, which is currently used for Qualcomm's MSM8x60 chipset platform.

As a fabless company, Qualcomm has been working with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (Hsinchu, Taiwan) on 28-nm process technology as well as with GlobalFoundries.

Qualcomm also unveiled new Adreno 300 series GPU that promise to offer gaming performance equivalent to Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 game consoles. The sampling of these new next-generation chips will begin next year.



Previous
Next
New CyberLink PowerDirector 9 Natively Supports 64-bit OS        All News        Apple's iAd Mobile Advertising Network Will Launch in Europe in December
Some Nokia N8 Phones Have Power Problems     Mobiles News      Nokia's Ovi Store Downloads Hit 3 Million A Day

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Qualcomm Begins Sampling The 48- Core, 10nm Centriq 2400 Server Processor Family
KAIST Sues Samsung, Qualcomm And Globalfoundries Over FinFET Patent Infringement
Qualcomm Leads Global Ranking of Top 10 Fabless IC Design Companies
Qualcomm Reports Strong Quarterly Revenue
Qualcomm Is Buying NXP Semiconductors in A $38.1B Deal
Qualcomm Said to Be Near A Deal With NXP
Qualcomm Showcases 5G Modem Solution, New Snapdragon 600 and 400-Tier Processors
Samsung Wins Order To Make Qualcomm Snapdragon 830 chips
Qualcomm in Talks to Buy NXP
Qualcomm Snapdragon 600E and 410E For Embedded Applications Now Available Through Arrow Electronics
Qualcomm Announces Connectivity and Reference Platform Solutions for Home Entertainment Experiences
Qualcomm Releases VR Headset Reference Design

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .