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The First 64-Bit Snapdragon Processor Won’t Be in a Phone You’ll Want

Apple started a wave when it announced its new A7 processor--the brain of all its flagship products—would be 64-bit. Competitors have been keen to catch up, and now Qualcomm's making its move with the new Snapdragon 410, the first 64-bit chip in the line. The catch? It's for low and midrange phones. Read More >>

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iPhone 5S’ 64-bit A7 Chip Is a Gimmick Says Qualcomm

Apple's "S" class iPhone upgrades are usually just stepping stones onto better things for the numbered entries into the line, and this year's 5S handset was no different, adding a fingerprint sensor to a design more or less the same as the iPhone 5. Its one truly notable upgrade? The promise of its 2x faster 64-bit A7 chip, which has now been slammed by Qualcomm as being just a gimmick. Read More >>

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Samsung: Our Next-Gen Phones WIll Have 64-Bit Processors, Too

Not be outdone by Apple, Samsung has swiftly reacted to the announcement of Cook & Co.'s new 64-bit A7 processor by announcing that its next slew of phones will pack similar silicon, thankyouverymuch. Read More >>

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64-Bit Smartphone CPUs Are Coming in 2014

The Cortex A53 and A57 are ARM’s latest and greatest mobile chipset designs, another important leap in its quest to get its mobile chipsets closer in performance to desktop CPU. Read More >>