At present Qualcomm is kicking off its Snapdragon Summit convention, and it is doing so with information about its subsequent flagship cellular processors.
The Snapdragon 865 is now official. That is the follow-up to the Snapdragon 855, which is the processor that is powering many 2019 flagship Android telephones. Whereas 5G assist is not constructed into the Snapdragon 865, it does assist the Snapdragon X55 Modem-RF system, which means that machine makers will be capable of add 5G to telephones outfitted with a Snapdragon 865.
Qualcomm is not saying a lot else concerning the Snapdragon 865 and its capabilities proper now, however we must always be taught extra about it later this week.
Additionally introduced right now is the Snapdragon 765 and 765G chips. What’s notable about these two chipsets is that they do have built-in 5G assist, which means we might see some mid-range telephones outfitted with an SD765 and 5G connectivity subsequent 12 months.
The distinction between the 765 and 765G is that the latter is targeted on gaming telephones. For instance, earlier this 12 months Qualcomm introduced the Snapdragon 730G, a gaming-focused model of the Snapdragon 730 with an enhanced GPU for as much as 15 p.c quicker graphics rendering.
Qualcomm says that it expects its new Snapdragon 865 and 765/765G chips to “power the most advanced Android-based smartphones launching in 2020”.