Qualcomm shall be introducing Snapdragon 875 SoC in December, along with a midrange Snapdragon 7xxx series chipset. News has it that Oppo shall be introducing its new smartphone with Snapdragon 870 chipset.
Speculations suggest that there is going to be a lite version of Snapdragon 875 SoC. This chip is going to be more affordable and offers a similar performance. However, without a few features. According to the new leaks that the phone OPPO is working on shall be powered by the same lite version of the Snapdragon 870 chipset as mentioned above.
Rumors have it that this processor is going to be rather dominant owing to the fact that it is better than Qualcomm Snapdragon 865. However, one should bear this in mind that it was unable to beat the power and attainment of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 875.
It is claimed that the chipset shall reach a clock speed of 3.2GHz of the CPU, making it a bit more powerful than the Snapdragon 865 but not a match for the Snapdragon 875. The new lite version of the chipset shall use eight CPU cores. And one of the cores at the speed of 3.2 GHz, a higher frequency than Snapdragon 865+.
Also, it is going to be one super-powerful core and not a cluster of units. Presently, not much could be found regarding the phone.
With more finding flagship chipsets excessive, it is understandable that Qualcomm to expand its premium offerings. News has it that Qualcomm is expected to announce the Snapdragon 875 mobile platform as its next flagship chipset on Dec 1. The SoC shall replace the Snapdragon 865 SoC that helped run most of the flagship phones on Android OS this year.
According to a Chinese tipster’s claim, sooner or later, a custom-made flagship chipset, titled Snapdragon 870, shall be powering up an OPPO smartphone. Also, it is going to be a custom-made chip. This chip shall be responsible for fueling a forth-coming flagship. So far, there is no information regarding the time when OPPO or Qualcomm shall reveal more details about the chip.
The renowned smartphone maker Oppo could possibly be the first company to announce a phone that is equipped with a new chipset from Qualcomm that is unofficial as yet. The goal behind the Snapdragon 870 is to offer high performance to the users at an affordable price.