MADRID, 8 Jul. (Portaltic/EP) –

Qualcomm announced this Thursday the first ‘smartphone’ of its family of Snapdragon processors, designed together with Asus, a high-end device that is focused on your use for video games and with features like Snapdragon Sound certification.

The new Snapdragon phone works the Qualcomm’s highest-end processor today, Snapdragon 888, an eight-core chip, up to 2.84 GHz of power and the Adreno 660 graphics unit. At the connectivity level, it has support for networks 5G and for WiFi 6 and WiFi 6E wireless networks.

The device, “created for Snapdragon fans,” as the brand has described, has a gaming-centric approach through powerful graphics performance, with a 6.78-inch AMOLED display with 2448×1080 resolution and support for up to 10 touch points.

The panel offers a image with 144 hertz refresh rate and a millisecond response time, to which is added the protection with the glass Gorilla Glass Victus and the certification of HDR10 + high dynamic range.

Snapdragon’s device is one of the first to hit the market with the certification Sound optimization Snapdragon Sound, another of the functions aimed at video game fans, with 24-bit sound, 96 KHz music streaming and low latency when playing with wireless headphones.

The sound functions of the ‘smartphone’ are also completed with 114 dB bandwidth when users make calls with a four-microphone system as well as high-performance speakers.

The Snapdragon terminal has a internal configuration of 16GB of RAM with LPDDR5 technology and 512GB with UFS 3.1, as well as a 4,000 mAh capacity battery with fast charging Qualcomm Quick Charge 5 de 65W (charges to 100% in 52 minutes). It will use Android 11 system in factory version.


At the camera level, Qualcomm and Asus have endowed it with a triple sensor rear camera, made up of a 64MP Sony IMX686 main lens It works in conjunction with the Spectra 580 triple 14-bit image signal processor with support for 8K video recording.

The rear camera is completed with a 12MP second ultra wide angle sensor with real-time distortion correction and support for four-centimeter macro photos, and a 8MP telephoto third lens with 3x optical zoom and 12x total.

For its part, front camera, located in the upper frame, is 24MP and provides the equivalent of 27mm images.

The design of the device, in blue, gives a nod to ‘gaming’ with the incorporation of a Illuminated Snapdragon logo on the back, under the rear physical fingerprint reader.

The Snapdragon phone will be sold accompanied along with a wireless headphones created by Master & Dynamic, MW08SI, which feature Qualcomm-certified Active Noise Cancellation and support for Snapdragon Sound.

By Editor

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