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Qualcomm announced it’s new chipset Snapdragon 855 on December 4. The new chipset was unveiled at the Snapdragon Summit in Hawaii.

This chipset will be available in most of the Android Flagship smartphone in 2019. So far, we know that this chipset will be available in Mi Mix 3, One Plus 7 and in Samsung Galaxy S10.


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In light of another 7-nanometer engineering, the Qualcomm has influenced an imperative bounce to up on the Snapdragon to coordinate chips from other tech mammoths, for example, Apple and Huawei, who debuted their own 7nm chipset this year in their new smartphones IphoneXS and Huawei Mate 20.

Snapdragon 855 chipset is comprised of the new Kryo 485 CPU and Adreno 640 GPU, alongside the Hexagon 690 processor for handling AI and machine learning duties, and the Spectra 380 ISP (image signal processor) which is responsible for much of the chip’s photo and video capturing abilities.




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With the general rollout of 5G systems coming soon (or accessible presently in select markets), its absolutely impossible Qualcomm would miss offering support for all the new too quick cell systems.

Snapdragon 855 comes with Qualcomm’s Cat 20 X24 LTE which support the speed up to 2GBPS but it’s limited to 4G LTE service only.

However, for the developers who want to include 5G support in their devices have an option of adding Qualcomm’s X50 5G cellular modem, Which gives a speed of around 6GBPS.

Snapdragon 855 will also have Bluetooth 5.0 connections and WiFi 6.


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Qualcomm claimed that they improved 45% of general performance as compared to Snapdragon 845. Graphics performance has been improved by 20%.

Qualcomm is also claiming that Snapdragon 855 drain 30% less battery while playing 4K/60fps video as compared to the last generation.

If what Qualcomm is claiming is true then are phone can last for long hours.


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Now a days, camera has become the main feature in smartphones. So, in the Snapdragon 855, Qualcomm took spectra 380 ISP and added computer vision function that helps the chip to capture more depth info.

Snapdragon 855 even offers built-in green screen functionality which helps you to cut and paste the objects and backgrounds into pictures in real time.

Qualcomm says that Snapdragon 855 is the first chip which captures 4K HDR videos with portrait mode.

Snapdragon also has a support of HDR 10+ video, pictures and videos will be more vibrant and colorful.


Qualcomm says that Snapdragon 855 will support VR headset with 8K resolution at 120fps. Qualcomm also mentioned something called Snapdragon Elite Gaming experience which gives physically based rendering (PBR).

So, this is all about Qualcomm Snapdragon 855. Lots of new devices launching in 2019 will have this chipset and with this chipset, we will surely gonna experience lots of new things.

So, what’s your thought about this chipset tell me in the comment section below.


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