The page you are looking for is temporarily unavailable.
Please try again later

Tech & Science Samsung is making a Snapdragon-powered PC

15:41  05 june  2018
15:41  05 june  2018 Source:   engadget.com

Samsung adds FreeSync to its latest TVs for smoother gaming

  Samsung adds FreeSync to its latest TVs for smoother gaming If you have a 2018 Samsung QLED TV or the NU8000 LED TV, your gaming endeavors should look cleaner after a recent firmware update. Samsung confirmed to Engadget that the update applies to the Q6FN, Q7FN, Q8FN and Q9FN QLED models, as well as the NU8000. Those TVs now use AMD's FreeSync tool, which syncs refresh and frame rates to reduce screen tearing and stuttering -- similar to NVIDIA's G-Sync tech.

Samsung is the latest device manufacturer to take a chance on Snapdragon - powered PCs , joining the ranks of HP, ASUS and Lenovo. Given Samsung already makes Windows-powered convertibles like the Galaxy Book, which are portable enough to meet Microsoft's requirements for the "Always

The latest reports showed, the smartphone giants Xiaomi, Samsung Making Snapdragon - powered Windows 10 Laptop. Xiaomi has good experience on undercut its competitors on price and that’s what the company is expected to do with its Snapdragon - powered PCs as well.

a laptop computer sitting on top of a table © Provided by Engadget

Samsung is the latest device manufacturer to take a chance on Snapdragon-powered PCs, joining the ranks of HP, ASUS and Lenovo. In addition to its new Snapdragon 850 chipset, Qualcomm announced today that the Galaxy phone maker will be integrating the card "in a future device." Given Samsung already makes Windows-powered convertibles like the Galaxy Book, which are portable enough to meet Microsoft's requirements for the "Always Connected PC" ecosystem, it's entirely possible that the upcoming device is a 2-in-1.

Since connected PCs are supposed to be smartphone-like in battery life and cellular connectivity, Samsung's expertise as a smartphone maker could give it an edge over traditional laptop brands. There aren't too many other details available, so all we can really do now is imagine and speculate on what that device might look like.

Meanwhile, this collaboration is a significant one for Qualcomm as it continues to grow its list of partners for the Windows on Snapdragon platform.

Samsung’s Chromebook Plus V2 adds an Intel processor and rear camera .
Samsung announced today that its Chromebook Plus V2 will be available later this month and it features some upgrades to the 2017 model. First, Samsung has swapped the ARM processor included in the original Chromebook Plus for a faster Intel Celeron 3965Y CPU, and it also added a 13-megapixel rear-facing camera, making the two-in-one device even more functional as a tablet. Additionally, the keyboard is designed to resist minor spills of up to two ounces.Like the previous model, the V2 comes with 4GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. It also features a 12.

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

This is interesting!