Snapdragon 888 Plus will be launched in the second half of next year

Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 888 has already entered the Admiral Mi 11, but more smartphones with SD888 technology are expected to make their debut next year. In addition to the Mi 11, which will go on sale in January, other models that will feature Qualcomm’s latest SoC model include Realme Race, Samsung Galaxy S21, OPPO Find X3, OnePlus 9 and more.

While we are still waiting for the proliferation of the new Qualcomm pilot SoC, a rumor has surfaced about the Snapdragon 888 Plus. According to the prolific Digital Chat Station tipster, Qualcomm will launch Snapdragon 888+ in the second half of next year. He also revealed why Qualcomm blocked the chipset’s GPU frequency to 840 MHz. He says it’s to prevent OEMs from secretly overclocking the chip on their devices.

Being the latest product in the Snapdragon 8 series, Snapdragon 888 integrates the Qualcomm third generation 5G modem and the radio frequency system – Snapdragon X60. The SD X60 modem supports all major millimeter-wave and Sub-6GHz global frequency bands, as well as 5G carrier aggregation, global multi-SIM card functions, Independent (SA) and non-independent (NSA) network modes, and dynamic data sharing. spectrum (DSS)).

The sixth-generation Qualcomm AI engine integrated into the Snapdragon 888 5G mobile platform includes a newly designed Qualcomm Hexagon processor with a performance of 26 trillion operations per second (26 TOPS). In terms of gaming, the third generation Snapdragon Elite Gaming is integrated, and Qualcomm claims to have brought the most significant performance improvement ever made by the Qualcomm Adreno GPU.

In terms of camera performance, Snapdragon 888’s Spectra ISP supports billions of pixels higher processing speeds. Users can process 2.7 billion pixels per second to take photos and videos, or 120 frames per second, and each frame is 12 million pixels. The processing speed is up to 35% faster than the previous generation platform.

The Snapdragon 888 chip configuration includes the latest ARM Cortex X1 core clocked at 2.84 GHz and three Cortex A78 clocked at 2.4 GHz, as well as four Cortex A55 cores clocked at 1.8 GHz. It integrates Adreno 660 GPU and supports WiFi 6E and Bluetooth 5.2.

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