The Qualcomm company presented its Snapdragon 888+ 5G, it is the update of its processor that increases the speed and performance of the smartphone
Within the framework of the Mobile World Congress 2021 in Barcelona, Qualcomm surprised to present his Snapdragon 888+ 5G. This is a processor upgrade that increases the speed and performance of the smartphone.
The chip was originally introduced at the end of last year, but it underwent some improvements and is now expected to have better processing.
It is expected that Snapdragon 888+ 5G arrives first in devices of the brands Asus, Honor, Motorola, Vivo and Xiaomi. It could come in the third quarter of this year.
What are the news of the new Qualcomm processor?
Qualcomm revealed that Snapdragon 888+ 5G improves performance and processing speed over its predecessor.
It has a Prime Kryo 680 CPU that is capable of reaching clock speeds of up to 3.0 Ghz, beating the processing of most devices.
The Snapdragon 888+ 5G has the sixth generation of the artificial intelligence engine of Qualcomm (AI Engine), with which it is expected to reach up to 32 tera operations per second (TOPS).
The processor upgrade handles a Snapdragon X60 5G RF modem system and FastConnect 6900 technology, the ISP Spectra 580 image processor enables triple 4K video capture and 28 megapixel photos.
The Hexagon chip is also evolving and is more efficient and powerful when it comes to processing code of artificial intelligence.
The Snapdragon Elite Gaming feature set manages to enhance the gaming experience.
“Deliver gameplay, streaming, photography and more with artificial intelligence. This platform brings the most premium mobile experiences to flagship Android devices around the world. “
The Snapdragon 888 Plus 5G repeats the modem that leads it to offer up to 7.5Gbps download on compatible networks, and up to 3Gbps upload under the same conditions.
Asus ROG stressed that they use the chip ROG Phone itself, in this way they hope to take their gaming phone to the next level.
For its part, Honor confirmed that it will use it in its Magic3 series. Vivo indicated that its new flagship smartphone will take advantage of the chip.