Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 — characteristics and capabilities of the processor

In the event Snapdragon Technology Summit held important announcement. Qualcomm has officially unveiled the Snapdragon processor 845. The chip will replace the current Snapdragon 835 and will become the “heart” of the flagship smartphones next year.

Qualcomm said that Snapdragon 845 more powerful and more efficient predecessor. The platform will offer improved processing of images and video. In addition, there is support for AI, virtual and augmented reality.

Unfortunately, Qualcomm did not go into details. The company confirmed the only known things. Snapdragon 845 will be manufactured by Samsung at a rate of 10 nm (second generation). Also the novelty is equipped with Snapdragon LTE modem X20, transmitting data at speeds up to 1.2 Gbps.

Snapdragon 845 will get all the top devices from Samsung, Sony, HTC, LG and Xiaomi. The first on the market will phones Samsung Galaxy Galaxy S9 and S9+. In addition, SoC appears in personal computers based on Windows 10.