Spoločnosť Xiaomi is already working on its upcoming flagship smartphone, which should come to market under the traditional name Xiaomi Mi 10. There can be no lack of flag equipment, even in terms of the processor used, traditionally from Qualcomm.
Snapdragon 865 among the first
At the latest press conference of Qualcomm, which also covers the new flagship model as a processor manufacturer, it was confirmed that the upcoming novelty will receive a new flagship processor. Snapdragon 865 among the first.
The news was officially announced by Lin Bin, Xiaomi's co-founder at the Snapdragon Summit, and new information could not be missing from Xiaomi's official Twitter account.
"#Mi10 will be one of the first smartphones to be powered by Snapdragon 865! "Announced by our Co-Founder & Vice Chairman of the Board, Bin Lin at #SnapdragonSummit @Qualcomm pic.twitter.com/44LG6KCJUW
- Xiaomi (@Xiaomi) December 4, 2019
Although it will not be the very first device with a new flagship processor, Samsung will probably take the lead, following the example of previous years, and Xiaomi is expected to be the first among the Chinese manufacturers. The version should not be missing either We 10 Pro, also equipped with a processor Snapdragon 865.
According to previous leaks, the flagship Mi 10 smartphone should bring up to 66 W of fast charging and will also retain a small cut-out in the display. Lin Bin also brought the information that we can expect up to 10 new 5G smartphones next year.
What's new in the Snapdragon 865?
Since the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset has already been introduced at the Snapdragon Summit event, we know the first parameters. So it's the most powerful processor Qualcomm has ever made. The manufacturer promises a 12% increase in performance. The processor comes with a new X55 modem, which basically does not support 5G connectivity.
To take advantage of 5G connectivity, smartphone manufacturers will need to use a modified X55 modem that supports the new generation of networks. Qualcomm made it a bit more complicated for the manufacturers this time, but we still have no idea why.
The Snapdragon Summit is still ongoing and we should learn more about the new flagship processor next day. We will definitely inform you about it.
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