Snapdragon 6, 7, 8 series integrated 5G
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), said it would accelerate commercialization of 5G globally, by expanding its portfolio of 5G mobile platforms across the line. Snapdragon 8 Series, 7 Series and 6 Series by 2020.
5G will be integrated on both Snapdragon 6 and 7, not just on high-end 8.
To date, more than 150 devices have been launched or are in development using Qualcomm Technologies' 5G solution.
The company is working to promote 5G integration into diverse product lines, bringing next-generation camera, video, artificial intelligence (AI) and gaming experiences to users. Expanding the product portfolio to support more features and frequency bands globally. At the same time, this plan is expected to help 2 billion smartphone users in the world easily access to 5G network, announced by Qualcomm at IFA 2019 (Berlin, Germany).
“Qualcomm Technologies brings the world's first and most advanced 5G mobile platform, including a comprehensive Modem-RF (Radio Modem System) system that will help accelerate 5G commercialization in 2019,” he said. Alex Katouzian, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. shared. “Together with OEMs (original equipment manufacturers) and carriers, we now play an important role in promoting 5G commercialization globally, by providing a portfolio of product lines. Diverse mobile platforms spanning from Snapdragon 8 Series, 7 Series and 6 Series by 2020. ”
The new mobile platforms will be the first step in the roadmap to develop software-compatible 5G mobile platforms and take advantage of the advantages of Snapdragon 5G Modem-RF System.
This Snapdragon system is designed to help 5G mobile devices globally operate with high performance, good signal strength, battery saving, effective reception and equipped with advanced motherboard sizes. Best.
The typical Snapdragon 8 Series product line is now equipped with many high-end mobile products introduced in 2019. Details of the next generation of Snapdragon 8 Series 5G Mobile Platform will be continued. update this year.
High-end 5G Snapdragon 7 Series smartphones will debut next year
First introduced in February of this year, the Snapdragon 7 Series 5G Mobile Platforms will be integrated into an On-Chip System (SoC) and support global frequency bands. This is an effective mobile platform based on the 7nm process and is designed to provide a good experience on high-end phones. The platform brings premium product experiences such as next-generation Qualcomm AI Engine and some Qualcomm Snapdragon Elite Gaming gaming features.
High-end smartphones running Snapdragon 7 series will be integrated with 5G.
The world's top twelve original device manufacturers (OME) and brands such as Oppo, Realme, Redmi, Vivo, Motorola and HDM Global – the company that owns the Nokia smartphone brand – have planned. Using the new integrated platform Snapdragon 7 Series 5G in 5G phone devices will be launched in the near future. A prototype of the new Snapdragon 7 Series 5G integrated platform was sent to customers in Q2 2019.
With such tremendous growth, Qualcomm Technologies is working hard to make the platform ready for commercialization by the fourth quarter of 2019. Mobile devices on this platform are also expected to be released soon. Full information of this platform will be provided in the near future.
In addition, to support carriers' global 5G network deployment plans, the Snapdragon 6 Series 5G Mobile Platform is designed to make 5G experience even more popular.
The Snapdragon 6 Series is still known as the product line that offers the features and experiences that most mass-market users expect. The device running on the Snapdragon 6 Series 5G Mobile Platform is expected to be commercially available in the second half of 2020, helping to boost the use of 5G globally.