Qualcomm introduced a new mobile Snapdragon processors 660 and 630 Snapdragon
Qualcomm announced its new mobile processors Snapdragon Snapdragon 660 and 630, which became the successor of the “last year” and Snapdragon Snapdragon 653 626.
Snapdragon 660 is a 14-nanometer chipset, including four cores Kryo 260 running at 2.2 GHz and another four cores Kryo 260, clocked at 1.8 GHz. Qualcomm does not disclose information about what kernel Kryo 260, but it is likely that the manufacturer built them using ARM technology Cortex Technology, which he used to Kryo 280 present in the chipset Snapdragon 835.
The chipset is equipped with Adreno graphics, 512 support Vulkan API. According to Qualcomm, Snapdragon 660 promises 20% better performance compared to the Snapdragon 653, and its graphics processor provides 30% better graphics performance.
The maximum resolution that supports chipset is 2,560 x 1,600 pixels. It supports shooting 4K Ultra HD video at 30 frames per second and shoot Full HD video at 120 frames per second. The Snapdragon X12 LTE modem provides a maximum download speed up to 600 Mbps data transfer rate 150 Mbps Chipset Snapdragon 660 includes the Hexagon DSP 680 All-Ways Aware Hub, dual 14-bit 160 Spectra ISP supporting cameras up to 24 MP, the support of LPDDR4 RAM capacity to 8 GB, Bluetooth 5, USB Type-C 3.1, 2 x 2 MIMO Wi-Fi and Quick Charge 4.0.
In comparison with the 660 Snapdragon, Snapdragon 630 less powerful. He also performed at the 14 nm technology process and consists of eight Cortex A53 cores, four of which operate at a frequency of 2.2 GHz, while the remaining four — at the frequency of 1.8 GHz. Built-in chipset accelerator Adreno 508 also supports a graphical interface Vulkan API.
Snapdragon 630 supports a maximum screen resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels. It offers features such as Hexagon DSP 680 All-Ways Aware Hub, dual 14-bit 160 Spectra ISP with support for 24-MP camera, 4K UHD video recording at 30 frames per second and full HD video shooting at 120 frames per second, 8 GB of LPDDR4 RAM, permanent memory frequency 1333 MHz, Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C 3.1, the Snapdragon X12 LTE modem with speeds of downlink is 600 Mbps and 150 Mbps and improved chips for machine learning and Quick Charge 4.0
Snapdragon chipsets 660 and 630 manufactured to provide flagship performance at affordable smartphones. Qualcomm has already started deliveries Snapdragon 660, while the supply of Snapdragon 630 will start in the end of this month. It is expected that the first smartphones running on the new chipsets, will be presented in June of this year. Rumored to “eat” from Snapdragon 660 will these smartphones, as OPPO R11, C10, Samsung Galaxy, Vivo X9s Plus, Sony Xperia X Ultra, Pro, Xiaomi Redmi 2, Xiaomi Mi 2, Nokia Max and 7/8.
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