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Phone manufacturer blames Qualcomm for lack of long-term Android software support

The Fairphone 2, the first commercially available modular phone, recently got updated to Android 9.0 despite being more than five years old. But providing support that long hasn’t been easy, and Fairphone blames Qualcomm. You see, Qualcomm—the chip maker behind the Fairphone 2’s Snapdragon 801 SoC—no longer supports its processor. Announced in 2013, the 801 […]