Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 proves how inefficient the Samsung fabrication process is. Higher clocks but 30% more efficient using TSMC

Yesterday, Qualcomm announced the new flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 and the premium Snapdragon 7 Gen 1. The Snapdragon 7 Gen 1 is the first none-flagship chipset to implement the new Armv9 architecture we saw on the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1. While we don’t get the X1 or X2 cores, Qualcomm has implemented the … Read more

Redmagic 7 Review – Active cooling allows the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 to sustain its performance longer than any other phone

The Redmagic 7 series was announced last week in China. Now, the phone is getting a global launch with the phones being able to be bought from the 10th of March. For reasons not explained to me, the global variants of the Redmagic 7 phones do not have the insane charge speeds of the Chinese … Read more

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 vs Snapdragon 888 Specifications Compared – Big camera improvements but no AV1 decoding

During the Snapdragon Summit, Qualcomm announced its latest flagship chipset, which will be featured on phones from 2022. It is the biggest chipset announcement of the year for Android users, but with much of the details already leaked, the actual announcement doesn’t bring much exciting to the table. I have already compared the Snapdragon 8 … Read more