Qualcomm seems to be preparing a “plus” variant of the recent Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset, similar to what we’ve seen in the last few years, and the latest buzz is that smartphones with the chipset will be introduced soon. It will be available soon. The times to expect a launch are:
Snapdragon 8Gen1 + startup timeline tips
According to a recent report Qualcomm will release Snapdragon 8 Gen1 + chipset in May.. please remember. Last year’s Snapdragon 888+ was introduced in June, so this information is likely to be true.
In addition, the codename for the new high-end Snapdragon SoC is SM8475, Based on TSMC’s 4nm process nodeWill be the first Snapdragon chipset to use the TSMC process node.
For those who don’t know, the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 mobile platform is based on Samsung’s 4nm process technology and is reported to have caused overheating and performance suppression issues on some high-end handsets. The switch to the TSMC manufacturing process may be aimed at resolving these issues with the launch of the new Snapdragon 8 Gen1 variant.
Other technical details remain unclear, but you can safely expect improvements in CPU and GPU performance.
There are no specific devices at this time that will be powered by the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+. However, previous rumors have suggested that the unannounced Xiaomi 12 Ultra will be equipped with the new Qualcomm chipset.
OEM phones such as Motorola and OnePlus can follow suit. The Snapdragon 8 Gen1 + smartphones may be released from June 2022..
In addition, Qualcomm Introducing the new Snapdragon 700 series chipset at the same time.. Details will be available once the chipset is introduced. We can expect Qualcomm to announce the release schedule soon. Therefore, please look forward to future updates.