If we could define Qualcomm Snapdragon 780G 5G in a nutshell, we could say that the US giant has created the new SoC (System on a Chip) for “bring premium experiences to more users around the world“. These are the premises that he reveals to us Qualcomm in these hours during the official presentation of the processor that will find its place in the new medium-high range smartphones.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 780G 5G: all the details
Equipped with CPU Kryo 670 e GPU Adreno 642, Qualcomm Snapdragon 780G 5G is based on 64-bit architecture capable of going up to 2.4 GHz. The new GPU, one of the strengths of the SoC, offers full support for HDR in gaming but also in playback of video content thanks to the ‘HDR10 and HDR10 +.
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 780G 5G mobile platform can be supported by LPDRR4 RAM up to a maximum of 16 GB, and also offers full support for future connectivity thanks to the modem Snapdragon X53 for 5G connectivity (SA / NSA). Good connectivity with Wi-Fi 6E and Bluetooth 5.2 modules, as well as support for GPS, Glonass, BeiDou, Galileo, QZSS and NavIC.
“Since the introduction of the Snapdragon 7 series three years ago, more than 350 based devices have been launched on 7 series mobile platforms. Today, we are continuing this momentum by introducing the Snapdragon 780G 5G mobile platform“, points out Kedar kondap, vice presidente, product Qualcomm’s management.
The presence of image processor support Qualcomm Spectra 570 and al Qualcomm AI Engine sixth generation, allows the SoC to offer the typical experience of high-end and premium smartphones even on the cheapest ones. The image processor (ISP) allows you to take pictures from three different photographic sensors (zoom, wide angle and ultra wide angle), while the novelties on the artificial intelligence side with Qualcomm Hexagon 770 guarantee double the performance of the previous model. Artificial intelligence will take care of optimally managing calls, video calls and any type of connection, while a special low-power AI processor will take care of audio processing.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 780G 5G also turns its attention to gaming on mobile devices thanks to the presence of Qualcomm Snapdragon Elite Gaming technology. Freely upgradeable GPU drivers, as well as True 10-bit HDR support, provide a world-class gaming experience on all AAA games.
It has not yet been revealed which are the first smartphones that will mount the new SoC unveiled today by Qualcomm, but the company lets us know that devices with Snapdragon 780G 5G on board should be available starting from second quarter of 2021.