New processor from Qualcomm received certification Bluetooth SIG
Snapdragon 8150 will be the next flagship of the company. After six years of producing top-end processors in the composition of the 800-series next year chips can obtain an extra digit at the end of the name.
The period of validity 845, the “dragon” is coming to an end, so many already expected the appearance in the network of any information about the successor of the flagship chip of 2018. There were rumors that the new processor will be 855-YM. However, on 5 October, thanks to the Bluetooth SIG, it became known that Qualcomm will change the format of the names of the new processors. In addition to the name of the new chip, the certification showed that the processor will support multiple Wi-Fi 5.0 and Bluetooth Low Energy.
In the recently updated list of devices Geekbench appeared the results of benchmark of the new chip. Snapdragon 8150 gains compared to 845-Oh model 1300 more points in single core test and at 2000 points more in multi-core. These indicators are slightly better than the Kirin 980, however, in the test with one core of the Snapdragon is inferior to Apple A12 Bionic.
The presentation of the next flagship from Qualcomm is likely to take place as usual in December. And in the spring the new chips will be equipped with all of the top smartphones of 2019.