Tagged #battery life

Nov 15 AT 7:16 PM Taylor Wimberly 18 Comments

Mirasol displays ready to extend your Android phone’s battery life to days in second half of 2012

Wouldn’t it be awesome if your smartphone’s battery life was measured in days instead of hours? The major source of power consumption in any mobile device is always the display, so it makes sense that a new technology could provide the breakthrough in battery life that many consumers are longing for.

Qualcomm thinks this breakthrough technology ... Read More »

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Nov 15 AT 5:48 PM Dustin Earley 44 Comments

New Li-ion battery technology offers 10x battery life and faster charge times

As smartphone internals like processors and graphics chips continue to evolve, they become more efficient with each generation. However, battery technology has started to slow down when it comes to the lithium-ion juice inside smartphones. The only way battery life has been extended in phones recently is due to power consumption advancements in other hardware. But thanks ... Read More »

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Sep 20 AT 1:51 PM Taylor Wimberly 57 Comments

NVIDIA sneaks 5th core into quad-core Kal-El for extra battery life

Earlier this year NVIDIA unveiled and demonstrated the world’s first mobile quad-core processor at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. This came the day after Qualcomm paper-launched their quad-core Snapdragon S4 (slated for a 2H 2012 release), so we were quite excited to see NVIDIA demonstrate a working quad-core Android tablet and commit to retail devices ... Read More »

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