The future generation of PC chips from Qualcomm is here — and Acer and HP will soon sell products using the technology as Apple gears up for similar computers of its own.
Qualcomm on Thursday at the IFA electronics show in Berlin unveiled the second generation of its 8cx processor for Microsoft Windows laptops and 2-in-1 devices.
The company says the 8cx Gen 2 5G has up to 50% better performance than Intel’s hybrid Core i5 processor and has up to 58% better performance per watt of energy consumed. Compared with Intel’s 10th generation Core i5 process, the 8cx Gen 2 has 18% better performance. It packs in advanced camera