Qualcomm has introduced two new chipset Snapdragon 660 and 630 which will replace current being used Snapdragon 653 and 625 processors.

Snapdragon 660

Qualcomm-Snapdragon-660-specs

The Snapdragon 660 is based on 14nm technology and has 8x Kryo 260 CPU cores clocked at 2.2GHz which company promises to provide 20% better performance compared to Snapdragon 653. Moving to GPU, The GPU is Adreno 512 that offers 30% better performance compared to Adreno 510 according to company’s claim.

It also include the latest Snapdragon X12 LTE modem, Wi-Fi 802.11ac Wave 2, 2×2 MIMO, Bluetooth 5.0, Qualcomm TruSignal adaptive antenna tuning, 600Mbps data and 867Mbps Wi-Fi peak download speed, USB 3.1, Qualcomm Spectra 160 ISP, 4K video capture, QHD display support, Qualcomm Aqstic audio codec support, Qualcomm Hexagon 680 DSP, Qualcomm Hexagon Vector eXtensions (HVX), Qualcomm All-Ways Aware, and QuickCharge 4.0.

Highlights of Snapdragon 660 Chipset

  • 14nm FinFET process technology
  • Octa core CPU (Quad 2.2GHz Kryo 260 + Quad 1.8GHz Kryo 260 CPUs)
  • Up to 8GB memory, 2×16 LPDDR4x 1866MHz, eMMC, UFS, USB 3.1
  • Integrated X12 LTE, Qualcomm All Mode with support for all seven cellular modes, and support for: VoLTE with SRVCC to 3G and 2G, HD and Ultra HD Voice (EVS), CSFB to 3G and 2G
  • Cat 12/13 speeds of up to 600 Mbps down/150 Mbps up via 3x20MHz downlink, 2X20MHz uplink
  • Support for LTE Broadcast, LTE Dual SIM, VoLTE, Wi-Fi calling with LTE call continuity, HD and Ultra HD Voice (EVS)
  • Adreno 512 GPU
  • Hexagon 680 DSP with Hexagon vector extensions
  • Qualcomm Spectra 160 ISP – Up to 24 MP single camera, Up to 16 MP dual camera
  • Qualcomm Clear Sight camera features, Hybrid Autofocus, Optical
    Zoom, Zero Shutter Lag
  • Quad High Definition (2560×1600) displays support
  • 4K capture at 30fps, Hardware HEVC (H.265) encode and decode
  • Dual-band 802.11ac with MU-MIMO 2×2, GPS, Glonass, BeiDou, Galileo, QZSS, and SBAS and Bluetooth 5
  • Qualcomm Quick Charge 4 technology

Snapdragon 630

Qualcomm-Snapdragon-630-specs

The Snapdragon 630 is also based 14nm technology and has 8x ARM Cortex-A53 CPU clocked at 2.2GHz that offers 10% faster CPU than the Snapdragon 626. On the other hand, it comes with Snapdragon 630 GPU that offers 30% faster GPU than Snapdragon 625. It includes other feature latest Snapdragon X12 LTE modem, Wi-Fi 802.11ac Wave 2, Bluetooth 5.0, Qualcomm TruSignal adaptive antenna tuning, 600Mbps data and 433Mbps Wi-Fi peak download speed, USB 3.1, Qualcomm Spectra 160 ISP, 4K video capture, 1080p display support, Qualcomm Aqstic audio codec support, Qualcomm Hexagon 642 DSP, Qualcomm All-Ways Aware, and QuickCharge 4.0.

Highlights of Snapdragon 630 chipset

  • 14nm process technology
  • Octa-Core (Quad 2.2GHz Cortex A53 + Quad 1.8GHz Cortex A53 CPUs)
  • Up to 8GB memory, 2×16 LPDDR4x 1333 MHz, eMMC, UFS, USB 3.1
  • X12 LTE, Qualcomm All Mode with support for all seven cellular modes, and support for: VoLTE with SRVCC to 3G and 2G, HD and Ultra HD Voice (EVS), CSFB to 3G and 2G
  • Cat 12/13 speeds of up to 600 Mbps down/150 Mbps up via 3x20MHz downlink, 2X20MHz uplink
  • Qualcomm Adreno 508 GPU
  • Hexagon 680 DSP with Always aware technology
  • Qualcomm Spectra 160 ISP – Up to 24 MP single camera, Up to 13 MP dual camera
  • Qualcomm Clear Sight camera features, Hybrid Autofocus, Optical
    Zoom, Zero Shutter Lag
  • Supports up to QXGA (1920 x 1200) displays
  • 4K capture at 30fps, Hardware HEVC (H.265) encode and decode
  • Dual-band 802.11ac with MU-MIMO 1×1, Glonass, BeiDou, Galileo, QZSS, and SBAS and Bluetooth 5
  • Qualcomm Quick Charge 4 technology

The Snapdragon 660 is ready to ship and you can see devices powered with 660 SoC in this quarter whereas the Snapdragon 630 processor will be available for consumers by the end of May and expected to see in devices in Q3, 2017.

Source

MORE ARTICLES

2 COMMENTS

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here