It didn’t take long for some companies to announce that they will use Qualcomm’s new high-end processor in their devices. Brands like Xiaomi, OnePlus and Motorola have confirmed the arrival of the second generation of Snapdragon 8 to their cell phone catalogue. In this way, the start was given to see which company will be the first to offer the chip in smartphones.
O Xiaomi 13 it will be the first gadget from the Chinese manufacturer to receive the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset. It may come with a 6.7-inch screen and a 32 MP front camera, but there are still no confirmations about its specifications. As the product is due to be launched in December 2022, this could make it the firstborn of Qualcomm’s processor.
On the other hand, OnePlus confirmed that the mobile OnePlus 11 it will truly be the first of the phones with the powerful chip. This means that both companies will compete in these initial moments, but they will not be the only ones to guarantee the technology.
THE Oppo announced that its next top of the line will have the chipset, as well as ZTE said that the Red Magic 8 Pro will make use of the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2.
However, until further notice, devices from these brands will initially be more restricted to the Chinese market. That is, it will take a little longer for enthusiasts around the world to get their hands on the gadgets.
Motorola also promised Qualcomm’s processor
In more recent posts on Weibo (Chinese social network similar to Twitter), Motorola confirmed that it will use the SoC in its next flagship, the motorbike X40🇧🇷 It is worth remembering that the cell phone name must be different in other countries.
Experts expect a smartphone with a 165 Hz panel, a refresh rate higher than that seen on the iPhone 14 Pro Max, for example. In addition, the gadget may bring three cameras with 50 megapixels. Interestingly, Android 13 has not yet been confirmed on the future handset.
Another manufacturer that will add Qualcomm’s new processor to its phone is IQOO. Vivo’s sub-brand has already carried out the certification of IQOO 11 Pro in India. Some rumors indicate that it will have a 6.78-inch AMOLED screen and a screen with a refresh rate of 144 Hz.
Finally, even without an official statement from the samsungeverything indicates that the South Korean S23 will hit stores with the second generation of Snapdragon 8. This gained more notoriety when Qualcomm’s CFO, Akash Palkhiwala, let slip that your brand will provide chips for the next Galaxy🇧🇷
With information: XDA Developers🇧🇷