Qualcomm planting seeds for 4K video, silicon brains in mobile devices

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By Agam Shah, IDG News Service | July 28, 2014 The Snapdragon 810 chip has graphics, computing and wireless features that could make it into lower-end chips. Smarter contextual awareness, 4K video and augmented reality are just some of the new technologies that will be offered by smartphones and tablets over the next year or…

Low-cost Android tablets to get 4K video with Allwinner 64-bit chip

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By Agam Shah, IDG News Service | July 23rd, 2014 Starting next year, tablets with Allwinner’s new chip could sell for $250, analyst says/ Low-cost Android tablets with 64-bit processors and 4K video decoding capabilities could be around the corner, thanks to Allwinner’s plan to ship its first 64-bit ARM processor by year end. Allwinner…