Snapdragon 8cx is Qualcomm’s most powerful processor ever, but it’s not for smartphones

The Snapdragon 855 was fully revealed yesterday, but rumors that Qualcomm was holding back something even more powerful were just confirmed during a keynote presentation at the company’s tech summit event here in Hawaii. Snapdragon 8cx is its name, and it’s not the superpowered heart of your next smartphone – but it could be in your next laptop.
Core to the 8cx is Snapdragon on Windows, a multi-year initiative between Microsoft and Qualcomm to optimize Windows for ARM processors. Read MoreSnapdragon 8cx is Qualcomm’s most powerful processor ever, but it’s not for smartphones was written by the awesome team at Android Police.