Qualcomm Snapdragon 875 SoC Expected to Launch on December 1

Qualcomm Snapdragon 875, the rumoured successor to Snapdragon 865, may very well be launching on December 1, 2020. Whereas not stating it explicitly, Qualcomm has began sending out press invitations saying that the occasion will reveal the “newest and best Snapdragon information”. The primary week of December is roughly when Qualcomm introduces its newest line of Snapdragon processors that go on to energy the next yr’s flagship Android gadgets. There have been speculations that this yr’s launch is likely to be delayed as a result of coronavirus pandemic. However the occasion invite signifies that issues could be on observe.

The anticipated launch of the Snapdragon 875 SoC might be a digital occasion versus a bodily one in Hawaii that has been the ritual for Qualcomm. The occasion invite was shared by Qualcomm on Weibo. The corporate has not shared another particulars thus far.

Qualcomm shared the invite on Weibo
Photograph Credit score: Qualcomm/Weibo

Rumours in regards to the Snapdragon 875 have been gathering steam a lot earlier than the invitations had been despatched out. Tipster Ice Universe (@UniverseIce) in a tweet final month had speculated that each Snapdragon (Qualcomm) and Exynos (Samsung) chipsets will are available a 1+3+four configuration — one prime core, three efficiency cores, and 4 effectivity cores. The 2 chipsets have additionally been in contrast in allegedly leaked Geekbench 5 benchmark scores on Reddit, credited to a person submit on Korean discussion board Client.net.

It is also but to be confirmed if the upcoming from Qualcomm might be a 5G chipset and if will probably be among the many first chipsets to make use of ARM’s newest, high-performance Cortex-X1 core. The inclusion of 5G is a no brainer although.

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