Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Contribution AmericansContribution Americans

Tech News

Qualcomm says most Windows games should ‘just work’ on its unannounced Arm laptops

Image: Qualcomm

Can Qualcomm replicate Apple’s feat and finally create Arm-based laptops worth buying, 15 years after its first attempts? Here’s one incredibly promising sign it might: Qualcomm is telling game developers their titles should already work on a wave of upcoming Snapdragon-powered Windows laptops — no porting required.

In a 2024 Game Developers Conference session titled “Windows on Snapdragon, a Platform Ready for your PC Games,” Qualcomm engineer Issam Khalil drove home that the unannounced laptops will use emulation to run x86/64 games at close to full speed.

Those laptops may be coming fast. Qualcomm has confirmed it will launch Snapdragon X Elite systems this summer, and unannounced consumer versions of the Surface Pro 10 and Surface…

Continue reading…

You May Also Like

Editor's Pick

On this week’s edition of StockCharts TV‘s StockCharts in Focus, Grayson discusses the most important chart on all of StockCharts – your default ChartStyle! In addition...

Tech News

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Tesla is going to court next week over the role its Autopilot system played in a fatal...

Editor's Pick

Over the previous week, the markets were expected to inch higher; however, at the same time, while it was expected that incremental highs may...

Editor's Pick

Now that earnings season has begun, what can you expect the stock market to do, especially after its stellar Q1 run? Well, after a...