Compared to Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1, the new Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC will offer 20% faster processor performance and 15% more power efficiency.
This is reported by verified insider Ice Universe, who added that the performance of the GPU should also increase by 20%, and the performance of systems related to artificial intelligence will increase by 50%. In addition, the new platform will provide a significant improvement in image processing.
More importantly, Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 is expected to completely solve the problem of overheating and become the new Snapdragon platform that delivers the highest performance at low heating temperatures.
The Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 uses Samsung’s 5nm process, which has been criticized. The subsequent upgraded Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 upgraded to 4nm TSMC, greatly improving its performance and power efficiency. The Snapdragon 8 Gen2 is expected to continue using TSMC’s 4nm process.
On November 15, Qualcomm will open its annual Snapdragon Technology Summit in Hawaii, where Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 is expected to be unveiled.
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