OnePlus, OPPO, Xiaomi, Motorola, and more have confirmed that they will launch phones with the new Snapdragon 870 chipset.
- Motorola’s Edge S will be one of the first handsets in the world to run on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 processor.
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 SoC comes with Kryo 385 CPU.
- Snapdragon 870 SoC supported the first device Motorola Edge S is going to launch on January 26, 2021.
After the Snapdragon 888 5G flagship chipset, Qualcomm Technologies has unveiled the Snapdragon 870 5G system-on-chip(SoC).
It is the first series of processing core which offers one a clock speed of up to 3.2GHz. The Snapdragon 870 SoC includes the Qualcomm Snapdragon Elite Gaming technology to assist mobile gamers.
There is also the fifth-generation Qualcomm AI Engine to enable on-device artificial intelligence (AI) experiences. It comes with QuickCharge 4+ standard of fast charging and is compatible with NavIC in its myriad geolocation features.
For security, the Snapdragon 870 has support for Qualcomm 3D Sonic Sensor and Qualcomm 3D Sonic Max, and for biometric authentication, there is the fingerprint sensor, Iris, voice, and face unlock.
It comes with support for sensors up to 200 MP, 8K video capture at 30 fps (and 4K at 120 fps) along with HDR10+ and Dolby Vision.
The 100MHz additional speed from the core can help in incrementally improving the peak performance that a smartphone-based on this processor can deliver.
The chipset will support Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.2, as well as USB-C 3.1. It comes with QuickCharge 4+ standard of fast charging and is compatible with NavIC in its myriad geolocation features.
The ISP supports up to a 25-megapixel dual camera setup or a 64-megapixel single camera. It also includes support for 8K video recording at a 30fps frame rate.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 Availability
Smartphone manufacturers including IQoo, Motorola, OnePlus, Oppo, and Xiaomi are ready to bring their phones based on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 SoC. These devices are expected to debut in the first quarter of 2021.
Motorola’s Edge S will be one of the first handsets in the world to run on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 processor. This device is going to launch on January 26.