Qualcomm announced Snapdragon 700 series platform. it has designed the new series to bring premium features to more affordable smartphones.
The company introduced its newest processor family for mobile devices on Tuesday as a part of its MWC 2018 proceedings.
Snapdragon 700 mobile platform series includes exceeded features and performance that was previously only available in the premium Snapdragon 800 Mobile Platform Series to give high-tier mobile experiences.
The new processor family includes on-device AI supported through the Qualcomm’s Artificial Intelligence (AI) Engine. It comes with improved performance, camera, battery life, and power. The improvements are supported by the Kryo CPU, Spectra ISP, Qualcomm Adreno Visual Processing subsystem, and Hexagon Vector Processor.
It also includes a 30-percent improvement in power efficiency and supports faster-charging technology like Quick Charge 4+. In addition, there is Bluetooth 5 support, as well as efficient carrier Wi-Fi support and an ultra-fast LTE.
Qualcomm is the world’s biggest wireless telecommunications products’ chipmaker which serves services to major phone makers such as Samsung and Apple as its customers. You can find its ultra high-end Snapdragon 845 chip in the new Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus.
“The Snapdragon 700 Series is optimized to support the experiences consumers have come to expect from the most advanced mobile devices at a lower price point,”, senior vice president of Qualcomm and general manager of mobile, Alex Katouzian, said in a statement.
Qualcomm said that it wants to bring the improvements equate to double what is currently provided with its 660 mobile platform series.