From facial recognition that adjusts seats, mirrors and radio stations based on the independently identified driver, to multiple blind spot and rearview cameras that stitch together a 180-degree image, the possibilities of what your car may be able to do and how it connects with the world and mobile devices in and around it are amazing.
In 2010 the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ processor became the first to integrate a 4G LTE modem—designed for high speed connectivity and great battery life. Now just a few years later, the processor has gone from 2nd to 3rd generation modems for even better performance and expanded to more countries. Watch the video to learn more about the features, the upcoming 4th generation modem and to see the next stop on the 4G LTE world tour – China.
Sony revealed at CES last week what it considers to be “the world's best camera in a waterproof smartphone”—the new Xperia Z1S with a cutting-edge, ultra-powerful Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 800 processor. Sharing several features with the similarly named Sony Xperia Z1, among its cool new features is a camera app called Background Defocus. The app lets you choose a focus point before snapping a picture so you can blur and add distortion for some stunning photos. This feature is currently exclusively available in the U.S. on the Sony Z1S being sold through T-Mobile.
Acer’s newest all-in-one, the Acer DA223 HQL brings mobile experiences and daily computing together on a 21.5-inch screen with a customizable Android operating system and an impressively fast and efficient Snapdragon™ 600 processor. Announced at CES, the DA223 features a seamless edge-to-edge screen that’s perfect for rich HDTV viewing, quick navigation and console-quality graphics, all while giving you the freedom to work completely unplugged thanks to its built-in battery.
Starting today, Verizon Wireless customers can get their hands on one of the best, most affordably priced smartphones available. Powered by the all-in-one Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 400 processor, the Moto G is already being sold in-store at Best Buy and is now available online through Verizon Wireless for $99.99 off-contract.
Feeling lucky? Enter the Qualcomm #BORNMOBILE sweepstakes for a chance to win three of the hottest devices at CES
CES, the world’s biggest consumer electronics show, kicked off in Las Vegas yesterday and we’re celebrating with a huge Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ mobile prize pack. You could win a Sony Xperia Z1s featuring a Snapdragon 800 processor, a Sony Xperia Tablet Z featuring a Snapdragon S4 Pro processor and a Qualcomm Toq smartwatch with Mirasol™ display technology!
It’s over your head: Dolby and Qualcomm Technologies bring you a new dimension in mobile surround sound
Imagine movie sound so realistic you can hear rain falling on a forest canopy just above your head – even though you’re stuck on a plane, watching on a tablet. Or imagine hearing the helicopters in your favorite war game buzzing over your head – while you’re sitting on the crosstown bus.
If you love Android, you’ll be happy to know Santa has stocked his sleigh (made even faster by our Snapdragon) with lots of Google and Google Play edition smartphones and tablets powered by Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ processors.
Android 4.4, code name KitKat, has been available for nearly a month and a half, and in recent days and weeks, upgrade plans to the new OS have been announced for a wide variety of hardware devices.
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