Articles tagged "qualcomm"

Xiaomi's new 13 Pro gets 50MP Type 1 sensor from 12S Ultra, Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset

Xiaomi has announced its new 13 and 13 Pro smartphones, bringing improved camera arrays to both of its last devices.

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 mobile platform has new Cognitive ISP, 18-bit processing and more

At its ongoing summit, Qualcomm has announced its new Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 Mobile Platform. The new platform is the company's fastest yet, and promises improved AI, better performance and more capable photo and video processing capabilities.

Qualcomm exec thinks AI will help smartphones eclipse dedicated cameras soon

Can AI overcome the physical limitations of smartphone sensors and lenses? A Qualcomm executive thinks so, thanks in large part to improvements in processing power, hardware and artificial intelligence.

Qualcomm shows off world’s first 8K HDR footage shot on a smartphone

The footage was shot on a Xiaomi 12 smartphone, which is powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 mobile platform.

Qualcomm reveals the three benefits it expects from its partnership with Sony Semiconductor Solutions

During its opening-night keynote presentation at its annual Snapdragon Summit, Qualcomm laid out three specific advantages of co-developing a lab with Sony Semiconductor Solutions to push imaging technology further.

Qualcomm announces new Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset offers 18-bit triple-ISP design, can process up to 3.2 Gigapixels per second

Qualcomm is dropping the triple-digit naming scheme of its mobile chipsets and has kicked it all off with a mobile platform capable of processing 200MP stills, 8K HDR video and HDR10+ video on the fly.

Qualcomm releases the first-ever 5G, AI-enabled drone platform

Qualcomm recently announced the first-ever drone enabled with 5G connectivity and Artificial Intelligence (AI).

Qualcomm's new Snapdragon 870 is essentially a 865+ with minor speed, graphics improvements

Qualcomm has introduced its new Snapdragon 870 5G, a faster version of the aging 865 mobile platform that brings support for 200MP single cameras and 720p slow-motion recording at 960fps.

The Content Authenticity Initiative shows its first real-world samples of CAI-attributed images

These first real-world examples, captured on an unnamed Qualcomm-powered smartphone, show what the CAI standard experience is like when viewing the images online.

Qualcomm unveils new Snapdragon 888 SoC with 3 ISPs capable of 8K video, 120fps still shooting, 960fps slo-mo and more

Today, at its Snapdragon Tech Summit, Qualcomm revealed the details of its new Snapdragon 888 system on a chip (SoC) that, amongst performance and battery improvements, offers an array of impressive photographer features, should Android smartphone manufacturers choose to make the most of them.

Qualcomm shows off the first 8K footage captured with its Snapdragon 865 chipset

The 8K footage was shot on a prototype device with a Sony IMX586 image processor inside.

Qualcomm's new 865 chipset supports 8K video, 4K HDR, no-limit 960fps capture and more

The new Snapdragon 865 is more power-efficient than ever but continues to push the boundaries of mobile computing, especially in the imaging department.

Qualcomm shows off 4K HDR video captured on a smartphone with its Snapdragon 855 processor

Who said 4K HDR footage needs to come at a cost? Qualcomm's latest mobile platform shows it's possible to capture 4K high dynamic range video with little more than a smartphone.

Qualcomm's Snapdragon chipsets can now handle a 192MP image sensor

Qualcomm has updated the imaging specifications of a range of its Snapdragon mobile chipsets.

Qualcomm's new Snapdragon 855 chipset offers faster depth sensing, 4K HDR video at 60fps

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset is expected to power most 2019 high-end Android phones, including the Samsung Galaxy S10.

Snapdragon 845 will bring 10-bit color, faster burst and more to next year's smartphones

Qualcomm's latest high-end mobile chipset offers higher frame rates and a wider color gamut, among other important camera improvements you can expect to see in next year's flagship smartphones.

New Qualcomm Spectra system brings 3D depth sensing to Android devices

The updated Qualcomm Spectra system is a dual-camera setup that is capable of sensing depth and motion in real time.

New mid-range Qualcomm chips support 'zero shutter lag' 24MP capture

Smartphone chip maker Qualcomm brings its 14-bit Spectra image processing to its Snapdragon 660 and 630 systems on a chip.

Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 835 with enhanced camera integration

Qualcomm's new Snapdragon 835 chipset brings improved image processing and should start to appear in devices in the first half of 2017. Read more

Qualcomm launches Clear Sight dual-camera system for smartphones

Qualcomm has announced a dual-camera system for smartphones that works in a similar way to the Leica-branded variant in the Huawei P9. Read more

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 820 comes with new image signal processor

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 820 with a new ISP is expected to appear in new devices in 2016.