Mobile Computing

Delivering the power and connectivity for the next-generation of mobile computing.

Mobility today is more than taking calls anywhere. It’s now to taking the world anywhere. The always connected* mobile PC is here with blazing speeds, ultimate connectivity and all-day battery life of the powerful Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 835 platform and Snapdragon X16 LTE modem plus the familiarity of the full Windows 10 experience consumers know and love.  

With our all-in-one Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Mobile PC Platform, now OEMs can design in-demand, thin and light devices without compromising battery life. And by building on Snapdragon, OEMs can give you customers cellular and Wi-Fi connectivity built in.  Give your users the freedom to create, collaborate, share and connect t from virtually anywhere in the world.

Leading connectivity solutions that enable cutting-edge mobile computing experiences.

We work closely with forward-thinking OEMs and developers to power the latest connected laptops, tablets, and smartphones. As the industry has evolved, so have our Snapdragon platforms, designed to deliver the higher data speeds, and virtually always-on connectivity that power the industry’s most in-demand mobile devices – thin & light, 2-in-1, and breakthrough form factors. As we continue to advance mobile computing capabilities, Qualcomm innovation enables OEMs to stay ahead of the competition.

Leveraging mobile to deliver a powerful anywhere computing experience.

Reliable connectivity

The freedom of mobile computing relies on the power of secure connectivity. Our Snapdragon mobile platforms support integrated 4G LTE and Wi-Fi connectivity, delivering fast data speeds and smooth connections to support computing devices, rich mobile apps and services.

Immersive entertainment, powerful productivity

Vibrant sound, crystal-clear photos and vividly crisp videos—all at your fingertips. That’s the advantage of our Snapdragon platforms, designed to provide OEMs with an integrated, comprehensive solution for advanced multimedia capabilities. Plus, with the ability of the Snapdragon 835 Mobile PC Platform to power Windows 10 devices, you can give customers the productivity tools they rely on and expect. 

Power and efficiency

Our Snapdragon solutions combine faster processing power with efficient use of battery life for enhanced device performance and power. The always connected* mobile PC can get users through the day on a single charge. And our battery management solutions—including our Quick Charge™ technology, which refills batteries of enabled devices up to 4x faster than conventional charging—mean that consumers can spend less time charging their devices and more time using them.

Robust security solutions

Our security solutions use security-focused, direct communication links when transmitting sensitive information to help safeguard personal data. To further protect against hackers, Snapdragon platforms also have the ability to support robust malware detection, theft deterrence and advanced authentication features, including biometric authentication with our Snapdragon Sense™ ID fingerprint technology.

*Requires network connection

Discover our mobile computing solutions


Laptops are vital to productivity, but often users remain tethered to a fixed network, or they have to rely on less secure public connectivity. Devices featuring the Snapdragon 835 processor, Snapdragon LX16 LTE modem and Windows 10 provide 4G connectivity, advanced processing power, and familiar  apps to help improve performance whether users are at home, at work, or on the go.


From basic talk and text to multi-purpose devices that snap photos, find the hottest restaurants, stream high-fidelity audio and play virtual 3D games, mobile phone functionality has evolved. Our industry-leading ecosystem of device manufacturers and developers are hard at work inventing the latest smartphone devices and apps—powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon processors and modems. 


Tablets built with Snapdragon processors support vivid 3D graphics, vibrant audio and on-the-go home theater capabilities that exceed expectations. Engineered to provide superior connectivity with efficient handoffs between Wi-Fi and cell towers, connected tablets encourage a stronger productivity workflow. 

The industry’s leading device manufacturers count on Qualcomm platforms and processors.

The mobile industry consistently turns to Qualcomm platforms, processors and other connectivity solutions to develop the world’s leading devices—everything from smartphones to tablets, laptops to wearables, drones and beyond.