After keeping the details secret for a long time, Qualcomm finally going to release one of the most anticipated processor – Snapdragon 820 today.
Due to the poor thermal performance predecessor, the Snapdragon 810 in a variety of speculation existed throughout time on the thermal characteristics of 820,
Yesterday, the head of marketing at Qualcomm announced on Twitter that the new Snapdragon 820 chip is made with high quality and meet the thermal requirements of device manufacturers.
As expected, the Snapdragon 820 quad-core processor will be a two-cluster system and receive a custom kernel Kryo. Receive chipset graphics accelerator Adreno 530, offering best-in-class graphics performance, and will support dual-channel memory LPDDR4. Also 820th receive support LTE cat connection. 10.
Previously, it was officially confirmed that the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 is manufactured using 14nm process technology FinFET. This has led to conjecture that this chip will be manufactured by Samsung.
However, the true potential of the power and thermal characteristics of the new chipset can be tested only on devices, so we are looking forward to new smartphones running this processor.