Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC To Employ Machine Learning To Secure Android Phones …

Whenever a chip maker comes out with a new processor or System-on-Chip (SoC) design, the first thing everyone wants to know is how fast it is. Clockspeeds and benchmarks underscoring raw compute power draw the most attention, though there’s more to a processor than speed alone. For example, Qualcomm today revealed that its forthcoming Snapdragon 820 will real-time, on-device machine learning designed to detect zero-day malware threats.It will be the first platform to incorporate what Qualcomm is calling Snapdragon Smart Protect, which itself will be the first application to use Qualcomm Zeroth technology that augments conventional anti-malware solutions with a technology that uses cause analysis with an advanced cognitive computing behavioral engine.”With consumers storing more personal information on their devices, data leakage incidents and malware are on the rise. Qualcomm…


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