The next generation of Snapdragon will arrive in November

MaterialAround future Android smartphones, something is moving. In particular, Qualcomm has officially confirmed that the “Snapdragon Summit 2022” will take place in November, the event where the company presents its latest innovations. For example, last year it revealed the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1. The event will take place from November 15-17 – in the past it was always held in December – in Hawaii, as has happened lately. years (except for a small break related to COVID-19). As for what will be showcased, rumors have speculated that the new flagship processor, the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2, will be showcased. The chip, which will carry the model number “SM8550”, is expected to be manufactured by TSMC with a 4nm manufacturing process. Additionally, the processor is rumored to use a particular 1+2+2+3 processor architecture consisting of one Cortex-X3 core, two Cortex-A720 cores, two Cortex-A720 cores and three Cortex-cores. A510 low consumption. . The new processor is expected to integrate the Adreno 740 GPU.

Finally, other rumors revived in the past also mentioned the possible 32-bit support for Cortex-A710 cores. This choice, if confirmed, would be truly singular given that Google is pushing application developers considerably to abandon 32-bit in favor of 64-bit. Among the first devices to mount the new Qualcomm processor, the new Xiaomi 13 and 13 Pro could stand out , which will be presented in November. Both devices, in addition to the new chip and Android 13, could also be equipped with a 2K screen. We’ll have to wait to find out more technical specifications.