Qualcomm revealed the characteristics of the Snapdragon 865 chip: 8 cores, 7 nanometers, 5G-modem X55, support for displays up to 144 Hz and photos up to 200 megapixels

Qualcomm revealed the features of its new flagship processor Snapdragon 865.

What told

Novelty, like Snapdragon 855, built by7 nanometer process technology and has 8 cores. Four productive Cortex-A77s: three operate at a maximum frequency of 2.84 GHz and one at 2.4 GHz. The remaining four cores are energy-efficient with a frequency of 1.8 GHz.

The processor received an Adreno graphics accelerator650, which is 25% more powerful than its predecessor. Thanks to him, smartphones based on the new SoC will support screen resolutions up to 4K at 60 GHz, up to Quad HD + with a frequency of 144 Hz, as well as the color gamut of Rec2020, HDR10 and HDR10 +.

Snapdragon 865 is also equipped with an X55 5G modem,which is not integrated into the processor, but will be delivered separately. It works in mmWave and sub-6 networks at TDD and FDD frequencies. Its maximum download speed reaches 7.5 Gbit / s, and the upload speed is 3 Gbit / s.

The new processor also boastsEnhanced fifth-generation AI Engine with 15TOPs processing power and new Spectra 480 ISP image processing chip. He can create photos with a resolution of up to 200 megapixels and can work at a speed of 2 GB / s.

Naturally, the Snapdragon 865 supports Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.1, NFC, dual-frequency GPS, USB-C, two SIM, and even up to 16 GB of RAM such as LPDDR4X (2133 MHz) and LPDDR5 (2750 MHz).

When to expect

Smartphones based on the SoC Snapdragon 865 will appear in early 2020. One of the first will be the flagship Xiaomi Mi 10.

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