It is quite evident that Qualcomm Inc is working on its next Flagship chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 845. The Snapdragon 845 is expected to power the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S9, LG G7, and Xiaomi Mi7. The Snapdragon 836 is expected to launch between Snapdragon 835 and Snapdragon 845 on the Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 Xl but that doesn’t happen. So we can expect the Snapdragon 845 to hit the market soon and here are the few Specifications and features we know.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC Specifications & features
According to the leak, the upcoming Snapdragon 845 is expected to clock at 2.5GHz. The existing Snapdragon 835 is clocked at 2.45 GHz. Similar to Snapdragon 835, the Snapdragon 845 is expected to be built on 64-bit Architecture. The upcoming Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 would use the 7nm technology whereas the Snapdragon 835 uses the 10nm technology. The new Chipset will be targeted on the Apple iPhone X‘s Apple A11 Bionic chipset which made record-breaking benchmark scores.
The Adreno 630 GPU is said to be used on the Snapdragon 845 and it would also feature the X20 LTE modem which would offer download speed up to 1.2Gps. Huawei recently announced the Kirin 970 Processor which uses the Neural Processing Unit (NPU) to enable AI. The Kirin 970 chipset will be used on the Huawei Mate 10 which is going to be launched on October 10th. As Artificial Intelligence becoming the mainstream, the Qualcomm would also implement the NPU on the upcoming Snapdragon 845 SoC.
The Snapdragon 845 is expected to hit the market early 2018 and the Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus would be the first Smartphones to implement the new processor. These are the few specifications and features of Snapdragon 845 we know so far. It is very obvious that most of the 2018 Flagship Android phones will be powered by the Snapdragon 845. Also, we will update the post as we receive more updates and leaks on it. So, make sure to follow us on FaceBook, Twitter, and Instagram.