Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Soc Had Been 2 Years in Making

Qualcomm Officially Launched its Next Generation Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Soc. The most Highlight think is the Word’s First 5G Multi-Gigabyte Compatible Mobile Platform. There is New 7nm Qualcomm’s X50 Modem to Enable 5G connectivity for Next Year Smartphone. Qualcomm was Build on the Same 7nm Process Technology as Similar as Apple A12 Bionic Chip and Huawei Kirin 980 Soc.


Qualcomm is based on 7nm Process and Feature a Multi-core Dedicated AI Engine Which Offers a 3x Better Performance as Compare to Snapdragon 845 Soc in terms of AI Task. It also Supports face Recognition and Objects to give More Options to its Video Capturing by its Computer Vision Image Signal Processing (CV) ISP.

Snapdragon 855

The Spectra 380 allow Dual 14Bit CV-ISP to Support 22MP @30 fps, Single Camera 48MP @30 fps. It also Brings Advance HDR and Qua Color Filter. Soc can record a Slow Motion video 720p @480 fps and 4K60 HDR Video Recording (HDR10, HDR10+ and HLG)

Also, Qualcomm Shows its Snapdragon Elite Gaming Which is Quite Similar to Huawei GPU Turbo Which Let you Use improve resource allocation for Better Gaming Experience. Additionally, it has more Energy Efficient and Improved AR capabilities alongside With 4K HDR video Recording. It also Let us Voice Translation for Multi-Language Video Chat.



The New Chip Support up to 2Gbps on LTE (Cat 2.0) and Support mmWave and Sub-6GHz Network With X50 Modem, While Wi-fi can 10Gbps in a Short -Range.

Snapdragon 855

Snapdragon 855 Featured an Ultrasonic Under-Display Fingerprint Sensor, This Technology Work on Sound not by Light Which Qualcomm Says 3D Sonic Sensor. It was More Secure and Reliable than Current Technology. 3D Sonic Use to Generate a 3D image of Your Finger Which also Work With Wet Finger, Which is Not Possible in Optical Finger Sensor, Optical Finger Sensor use to Generate a 2D image of your Finger. As of now, Snapdragon 855 Will-powered 2019 Flagship Smartphone.

Modem NameQualcomm® Snapdragon™ X24 LTE modem
CPU Core8x Qualcomm® Kryo™ 485 CPU
CPU Clock SpeedUp to 2.84 GHz
Peak Download Speed2 Gbps
Peak Upload Speed316 Mbps
Megapixel SupportUp to 20 MP dual camera
Up to 32 MP single camera
Audio TechnologyQualcomm TrueWireless™ Technology
Qualcomm Aqstic™ audio technology
Qualcomm® Broadcast Audio technology
Qualcomm® aptX™ audio technology
GPU NameQualcomm® Adreno™ 640 GPU
Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ SupportQualcomm® Quick Charge™ 4+ technology
Process7nm FinFET
Video capture4K UHD, HDR @ 60fps of 8K, 360 degree, 4K up to 120fps, 10-bit, H.265 and VP9 video decoder

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Oneplus is the First Smartphone to be Powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Soc and First 5G-Ready Smartphone to launch in Europe WIth Telecom Gian EE in May 2019. Which make the Devie ~$200 – ~$300 Expensive Compare to Current Testing and Features.