Improved Xperia 1 II: Sony is working on a flagship with an unannounced Snapdragon 865 Plus processor

In late February, Sony introduced the flagship Xperia 1 II. Now, it seems, an improved model is being prepared.

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Novelty appeared in the benchmark databaseGeekBench code-named 7Y6DU1I. Unfortunately, there is no exact name. By the way, usually Sony uses markings of five and six characters, but here - seven.


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Also GeekBench indicates that the smartphoneuses a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus processor. According to rumors, the chipset will be presented in the third quarter of 2020. That is, in July, August or September. It will be an improved version of the regular Snapdragon 865 and will receive overclocked high-performance cores. True, the benchmark shows the code name of the Kona processor, like the Snapdragon 865.

In addition to the new processor, the flagship will receive 8 GB of RAM and the Android 10 operating system.

The tested device scored 908 points in the single-core performance test, and 3322 points in the multi-core one.

Recall that earlier in GeekBench there was another smartphone with a Snapdragon 865 Plus chip - ASUS ROG Phone 3.

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