Published: Wed, December 06, 2017
Sci-tech | By Jackie Newman

Qualcomm announces latest Snapdragon 845 processor

Qualcomm announces latest Snapdragon 845 processor

At today's Qualcomm Snapdragon Technology Summit the company has made their new Snapdragon 845 processor official.

"It's not a matter of if, but when all PCs will become Always Connected PCs", said Myerson.

Calling the machines "next wave in innovation" Myserson extolled the virtues of this new wave of laptops, which he said would also offer always-on connectivity, fanless operation and "better security".

Now that Microsoft and Qualcomm finally delivered Windows 10 on ARM, which they promised a year ago, we will be giving an insight view to the products that were launched in today's Qualcomm's event. But they're still not quite ready - general availability is slated for Sprint 2018.

The screen is instantly on whenever I pick up the device.

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Built-in LTE means you are online everywhere you have cellular service.

Battery life that lasts days means you can charge your PC as little as once a week, and not have to carry around power cords. HP and ASUS have reportedly worked with Microsoft very closely to make this a reality. Barlow noted that these are truly Windows 10 computers that have everything you would expect: Start Menu, Windows Hello, File Explorer, Paint 3D, Office, Minecraft, and so on. Additionally, these type of PCs can run either Windows 10 or Windows 10 S: the first models from Asus and HP will actually run the more secure Windows 10 S out of the box, but customers will be able to upgrade to Windows 10 Pro for free for a limited time.

The combination of Windows 10 and Snapdragon aims to offer various things including fantastic battery life, performance and connectivity.

The Envy x2, in keeping with Microsoft's always-connected PC vision, purportedly sports long battery life, almost instant wake times from a sleep state, and ubiquitous LTE connectivity. It features a 20-hour active battery life and 4G LTE2 connectivity.

The HP Envy x2 is more akin to a Microsoft Surface, with the ability to be used as a tablet, placed upright with a hinged stand on the back of the device, or connected to a keyboard mat. PC market is not falling it is just the beginning of an ERA.

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