What’s powering your Android phone? Does it matter?

A few days ago Tested.com published a brief description of the the (now) 4 main vendors of CPUs/GPUs/SoC that power our Android phones and tablets. The players are Samsung (Hummingbird), Qualcomm (Snapdragon), TI (OMAP) and NVidia (Tegra 2) and the article is here. It’s relatively short and gives some good insights into the various benefits of each. Aside from battery life, it seems that NVidia is the clear winner but I think all of the vendors have multicore in their future.

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