Qualcomm officially announced on Tuesday that it would launch Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC with a 5G modem for all the flagship smartphones. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC or system-on-chip was announced at the virtual event of Snapdragon summit 2020. The new Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC chip was rumored as 875 SoC on the internet, but the company officially confirmed on Tuesday that it is 888 SoC. Also, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC will contain X60 5G modem, which will provide compatibility for mmWave and Sub-6 networks across the entire major network broadband throughout the earth.
The company also claims that Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC is designed in such a way that it will provide an enhanced photography experience to all the users due to the presence of the new Qualcomm Spectra ISP. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC was also announced at the same time last year, and now we have an upgrade on 888 SoC with sixth-generation Artificial intelligence equipped Qualcomm engine. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC will also feature the Qualcomm Hexagon processor, which will provide a new and improvised artificial intelligence experience to the users.
In which devices we can find the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC?
Probably most of the major manufacturers from the world have shown interest in the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC processor. Some of the major smartphone manufacturing companies which will provide room for Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC processor include Xiaomi, Black Shark, LG, Lenovo, Motorola, Nubia, OnePlus, Oppo, Realme, Vivo, ZTE, and Sharp electronics.
The Co-founder and the Chief executive officer of Xiaomi, Mr. Lei Jun, also announced a press release that stated that Mi 11 would be the first device on earth to launch with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC processor. The San Diego tech giant Qualcomm also added that the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC is robust and optimized for performance when compared to the previous edition. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC also added that the chip’s AI performance efficiency is 26 TOPS (Tetra Operations per Second).
What is the advantage of having Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC on your device?
One of the prominent advantages of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC processor is for all gamers. The third-generation Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC is a veteran gaming engine that will arrive with upgradable GPU, Desktop forward rendering, and would provide a smooth frame rate of 144 FPS (Frames per Second). We are sure that the gamers can expect some high-level gaming experiences from their mid-range smartphones, which is a great deal on offer.
Moreover, the new Spectra ISP’s inclusion will improvise the photo and video experience for all the users. The new Spectra ISP can capture photos up to 2.7 GP or Giga-Pixels in one second, which means approximately 120 photos with a whopping 12 megapixels. Due to the addition of Spectra ISP, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC is thirty-five percent more efficient than the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC.
What are the new features added to the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC?
Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC will feature an X60 5G RF-Modem, which will increase the 5G network range in the smartphones. The new-built chip will support SA and NSA (Standalone and Non-Standalone) networks along with dynamic spectrum ranging.
Qualcomm also demonstrated Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC’s power in the event by using two RC or remote-controlled cars powered with Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC and controlled with a 5G network hub, which was one mile away from the cars. The test showed impressive results with increasing speed and performance.