The new processor for the high-end smartphones, Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 has finally arrived. Rumours said the name could be 8150, however, it seems to confirm the typical naming for the chip of the American company.
Although we do not have any smartphones on the street with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855, it is believed that it will not be long before this happens. That said, the smartphones most widely expected with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 will be the Samsung Galaxy S10 (US version), OnePlus 7, Xiaomi Mi 9 or even LG G8 ThinQ.
As usual, all manufacturers that use Qualcomm as a processor, will all be making plans to use this new 7nm chip for integration into their devices.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 arrives with 5G and with a new biometric sensor on the screen
The new processor will be able to support a 4K HDR camera at 60fps with 25% more efficiency. It is also believed that performance will be taken into account, however, so far we have no official benchmark test for comparison with competitors.
In addition, the American company also revealed its intentions for 5G. The Snapdragon 855 is able to handle the technology, however, chips that will initially on smartphones (X24 LTE modem) with this processor may be improved in 2019 (X50 modem).
Smartphones like OnePlus 7, Xiaomi Mi 9 and Galaxy S10 should have this chip
Finally, Qualcomm has also provided us with a fingerprint sensor on the ultrasonic screen. With the name “Qualcomm 3D Sonic Sensor”, the sensor should give faster and safer unlocking of the equipment. Technology that is also expected to see in the tops of the 2019 range.
In short, the new processor arrived! A new Age has arrived and a new path has arrived. Not only power comes to conquer. Let’s see if the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 will surprise you.