Qualcomm has made an official presentation of its next flagship mobile processor Snapdragon 888. The chip is made using a 5nm process technology and has an integrated 5G X60 modem. The first smartphones with this processor will appear in early 2021, and the Xiaomi Mi 11 will be the pioneer.
Snapdragon will get support for displays up to 144 Hz, “the most advanced graphics” for gaming, an updated ISP processor that will take pictures and videos up to 2.7 gigapixels per second, which is 35% faster than the Snapdragon 865. This figure is equivalent to 120 photos at 12 megapixels per second.
Companies that will be using Snapdragon 888 in their new smartphones:
- Black shark
More details of the Qualcomm chip will be announced later.