LG speaks out supporting Snapdragon 810; claims it emits less heat


Qualcomm Snapdragon 810

Rumors surrounding Qualcomm’s highest-end processor, the 64-bit octa-core Snapdragon 810 processor overheating have been quite prevalent. The rumors have actually been getting louder by the week, most notably with reports of Samsung dropping Qualcomm all together for their Galaxy S6.

Reuters spoke with LG electronics on Thursday and they stated that they didn’t encounter any overheating problems in testing. The Snapdragon 810 is featured in their new phone the LG G Flex 2 and Woo Ram-Chan, LG’s VP of mobile product planning had the following to say:

“I am very much aware of the various concerns in the market about the Snapdragon 810, but the chip’s performance is quite satisfactory.”

In product testing, they actually found adverse results and stated that the chip actually produced less heat than processors on other devices on the market.

Source: Reuters | Via: Phandroid


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