Qualcomm showcases the Snapdragon 835 - the beast that will power all top smartphones in 2017

3 January, 2017, 16:17:41

Qualcomm showcases the Snapdragon 835 - the beast that will power all top smartphones in 2017Back in November 2016 Qualcomm and Samsung jointly announced the latest Snapdragon chipset that is meant to power all top notch mobile device in 2017. What is known for sure is that Snapdragon 835 is based on Samsung's 10nm FinFETT process, which increases the effective surface area by 30% and performance by 27%, while decreasing power consumption by 40% - all due to the 2.54GHz octa-core Kryo 280 CPU. It supports the latest Qualcomm Quick Charge 4.0 technology as well as the INOV technology, which in real time estimates the battery temperature during charging and manages the process as to avoid overheating thus decreasing battery wear. As long as it concerns image and video reproduction, the Snapdragon 835 provides improved image stabilization and zoom due to the upgraded Adreno 540 GPU, providing 25% faster graphics performance. The chipset has an updated ISP and supports all types of auto-focus, including hybrid AF systems,dual photodiodes in cameras and improves VR experience. 3D audio support is added, too. As long as it concerns connectivity, Snapdragon 835 integrates a X16 LTE modem and provides 802.11ad, and 2x2 802.11ac with MU-MIMO support. In terms of security, the chipset supports all major types of authentication - fingerprint, iris, facial, voice print recognition.

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