Qualcomm announces new Snapdragon 400 chip, reference designs for smartphones and tablets

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http://www.talkandroid.com – While many people are waiting anxiously for the release of Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 800 processor intended to power top-end devices, the company itself is still working on hardware targeting other market segments. Today they announced a new addition to the Snapdragon 400 line of processors, the 8926, a quad-core chip with integrated multi-mode 3G/4g LTE capabilities. The new chip will help device manufacturers produce high volume or mid-tier devices, especially those that will be deployed in emerging markets like China. Adding to the appeal are some other features like TD-SCDMA, HSPA+ and (IT news)