Qualcomm was the first in the industry to deliver a 1GHz processor for smartphones. We are again at the forefront with the announcements by HP and HTC for the first mobile devices powered by our latest Snapdragon single-CPU processor, the MSM8x55 chipset.
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Attendees of Mobile World Congress 2011 got to see the newest generation of the Adreno GPU, Adreno 220, in action as part of the new Desert Winds game demo at Qualcomm’s booth. The graphics performance, new 3D effects, and level of graphical realism now possible with the dual-core Snapdragon MSM8660 chipset and its Adreno 220 GPU grabbed the attention of virtually all passing by our booth.
In late 2010 and early 2011, mobile game enthusiasts were following stories from around the world about the development of a "playstation phone." The first public confirmation by Sony Ericsson came during the Superbowl, where a teaser ad disclosed the Xperia Play™ smartphone.
Mobile World Congress 2011 has officially ended. After making Barcelona our home for a week, we’ve packed up our booth, put away our gadgets and returned to San Diego. It was a whirlwind week full of exciting announcements about the future of mobility set against the rich history and beauty of Barcelona.
Hear from Paul Jacobs about what trends we should look for at Mobile World Congress, what he’ll be talking about during the "Connecting the Dots" keynote, his thoughts on the Snapdragon Dual CPU mobile processor—and a whole lot more.