Qualcomm prepares chips Snapdragon 720 and Snapdragon 730 for productive smartphones

  • July 23, 2018

Network sources report that Qualcomm will soon join the family of Snapdragon 700 processors for productive smartphones with two new chips.

Qualcomm prepares chips Snapdragon 720 and Snapdragon 730 for productive smartphones

Now in the Snapdragon 700 series only one product is presented - the Snapdragon 710 processor. It contains eight 64-bit Kryo 360 cores with a clock speed of 2.2 GHz, an Adreno 616 graphics controller, a Spectra 250 image processor and a Snapdragon X15 LTE cellular modem. Production standards are 10 nanometers.

It is reported that the Snapdragon 720 and Snapdragon 730 chips are being prepared for release. The Snapdragon 720 product, according to preliminary information, will inherit the configuration from the Snapdragon 710. At the same time, the maximum clock speed will increase. In addition, a neural module (NPU) may appear to speed up operations related to artificial intelligence.

Qualcomm prepares chips Snapdragon 720 and Snapdragon 730 for productive smartphones

As for the Snapdragon 730 solution, it will, according to preliminary information, receive eight Kryo 4xx cores with a frequency of up to 2.3 GHz and a Spectra 350 image processor. Among other things, support for 32-megapixel cameras, LPDDR4x memory, wireless Wi-Fi 802.11ac and Bluetooth 5. The chip, if you believe the available data, will be equipped with an NPU.