Today, Qualcomm announced a new processor under its Snapdragon 7 series of chipsets which is built on the 8 nm process. The device is dubbed as Snapdragon 750G. It comes with Qualcomm’s X52 5G modem which supports both mmWave and sub 6 GHz 5G networks in both SA and NSA modes. Qualcomm X52 modem also supports TDD, FDD, and Dynamic Spectrum Sharing and Snapdragon 750G supports multi-gigabit connections.
This Snapdragon 750G processor is specially built of gamers. It comes with the Qualcomm Elite Gaming feature which offers not only a clean and smooth gameplay but also a low latency. Snapdragon 750G can be combined with Adreno 619 GPU which offers 10 % better graphics rendering than Snapdragon 730G. Snapdragon 750G chipset also comes with supports for Qualcomm Game Color Plus, Adreno Updateable Drivers, and Adreno HDR Fast Blend. The company is claiming that this chipset can offer True HDR gaming.
There is a Kryo 570 CPU clocked at 2.2 GHz that offers 20% better performance as compared to the Snapdragon 730G. In the platform, the 5th generation Qualcomm AI Engine enables smart camera and video features, voice translation, AI-based imaging, and AI-enhanced gaming experiences. This AI Engine runs up to 4 TOPS for a 20% performance boost as compared to the Snapdragon 730G.
It must be noted that Snapdragon 750G also comes with the Spectra 355L ISP and supports dual camera setups up to 32 MP and 16 MP. The ISP can support up to 10 bits per color video capture, HEIC, HEVC, and 4K HDR for videos.
As far as display is concerned, devices running on Snapdragon 750G can hold Full HD+ displays with a refresh rate of 120 Hz, or QHD displays with a refresh rate of 60 Hz. The chipset can also support the following display configurations: 10-bit color depth, HDR10+, and Rec.2020 color gamut.
Apart from these, the chipset comes with standard connectivity options such as GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo, and SBAS. Gadgets based on Snapdragon 750G chipset are expected to be available by the end of 2020.
It seems that Xiaomi will be the foremost company to embrace this Qualcomm chipset because while advertising for its first commercial smartphone based on the new Mobile Platform, Quanxin Wang, General Manager of Product and Technology, Xiaomi International said “Xiaomi is committed to developing cutting-edge devices to address the growing consumer demand for 5G. We are proud to work with Qualcomm Technologies to launch the first commercial smartphone based on the latest Snapdragon 750G to consumers.”