Qualcomm’s Snapdragon processor has lengthy been a staple in trendy Android telephones (plus just lately) and on Tuesday we’ll get our first have a look at the following technology of the chipset. Anticipated to be known as the Snapdragon 865, the brand new flagship chip will seemingly present some pace and effectivity enhancements, however the true story could possibly be in the way it handles 5G.
Along with making the processors, Qualcomm is answerable for making a lot of the modems that join telephones, tablets and computer systems to mobile networks. This might very seemingly embody Apple’s upcoming iPhones ($815 at Amazon), because of an earlier this 12 months after a protracted lawsuit.
Withand new chips anticipated subsequent 12 months to deal with all of the completely different 5G flavors, 2020 ought to be an enormous 12 months for speedier gadgets, no matter your platform, and this could possibly be our first have a look at what to anticipate. This is how one can comply with Tuesday’s opening keynote from Maui.
Qualcomm President Cristiano Amon will keynote the opening press occasion.
What time is the occasion?
The keynote will begin at 9 a.m. native time, which is 11 a.m. PT (2 p.m. ET, 7 p.m. UK) on Tuesday, Dec. three.
How can I watch reside?
CNET could have a livestream of the occasion on YouTube, which is embedded beneath.
Are there different occasions scheduled?
Qualcomm could have press occasions on Wednesday and Thursday as effectively, although it’s unclear what can be introduced then.