While a large part of the premium smartphones opt for the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1, the US company Qualcomm is about to unveil its 7 Series. Historically, mid-range smartphones have provided the best and a good compromise between performance and power savings. This was also the case with the very good Snapdragon 778G, which was released in May 2021 – the Plus version was released in October.
The Leaker digital chat station has been used again From the Chinese social network Weibo To share details regarding the new SoC, which is supposed to be called Snapdragon 7 Gen 1. According to him, it will consist of four Arm Cortex-A710 cores clocked at 2.36GHz and a quad of Arm Cortex-A510 running at 1.8GHz. The 778G used a 6nm process from TSMC, but this chip has to switch on its part to a 4nm process borrowed from Samsung.
However, don’t expect a huge jump in application performance. according to leakerIt will be lower than that of the Snapdragon 870. So that could be the case Dimension 8100, its direct competitor, performs better in this aspect. The graphics part will be provided by Adreno 662. We know that the powerful Snapdragon 888 has an Adreno 660, which indicates good results in the game.
Qualcomm could officially introduce it during the Qualcomm 5G Summit, along with Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+, which will be held in early May in a virtual format.
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