At its 4G/5G summit in Hong Kong, Qualcomm introduced two new SoCs in the mid-vary Snapdragon six hundred collection, the Snapdragon 653 and Snapdragon 626. For the access-degree tier, the corporate is rolling out the Snapdragon 427.
All three SoCs include the Snapdragon X9 LTE modem, which offers speeds of as much as 300Mbps (Class 7) on the downlink and 150Mbps (Class 13) on the uplink. Additionally new is fortify for twin cameras and Fast Price 3.0, in addition to the Greater Voice Products and services (EVS) codec for VoLTE calls.
The Snapdragon 653 keeps the octa-center CPU configuration of the 652, providing four Cortex A72 cores and four Cortex A53 cores. Qualcomm higher the frequency of the A72 cores to 1.95GHz from 1.80GHz in the 652, which it says will result in a efficiency building up of as much as 10%. The A53 clusters continues to be clocked at 1.44GHz. The 653 additionally keeps the Adreno 510 GPU, which has noticed an building up in frequency as smartly. Qualcomm has doubled the addressable reminiscence, making the Snapdragon 653 suitable with 8GB of RAM.
The Snapdragon 626 additionally sees a 10% building up in efficiency from the 625 way to a bump in CPU clocks on its two Cortex A53 clusters to 2.2GHz from 2.0GHz. The 626 comes with Qualcomm’s TruSignal antenna spice up generation, that is designed to support sign reception in congested spaces.
After all, Snapdragon 427 options the comparable quad-center 1.4GHz CPU as the 425, however advantages from the X9 LTE modem and TruSignal antenna tech, in addition to twin ISPs.
Qualcomm has discussed that the Snapdragon 653 and 626 will probably be to be had prior to the finish of the yr, at the same time as the Snapdragon 427 will probably be making its method to shopper units early subsequent yr.