Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 is now official with 3.2GHz clock speed

Snapdragon 8 Gen 2

Qualcomm finally launched Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC. On the event named Snapdragon Summit held today in Hawaii. It is the successor of Snapdragon 8 Gen 1. Its most recent old chip is Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1.

Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 will be available on many phones before ending this year. Phone manufacturers like Xiaomi, Samsung, Vivo, Meizu, Asus etc are awaiting to equip Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 in their phones.

Snapdragon 8 Gen 2

Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 has a single CPU core with up to 3.2GHz clock speed, which is Cortex-X3. This octa-core chip has 4 cores of 2.8GHz clock speed and three cores are 2.0GHz. It gives 35% better performance and 40% power efficiency than its predecessor. When the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 highlighted for data overheating.

This chip also reflects on GPU performance for giving better gaming facilities, which is 25% faster. Capable for LPDDR5x RAM with up to 4200MHz and 16GB memory capacity. Updated UFS 4.0 enable this chip.

Snapdragon 8 Gen 2

Core specifications

  • Up to 3.2GHz clock speed
  • LPDDR5x RAM, 4200MHz
  • UFS 4.0 storage
  • 200MP photo shooting capability
  • 8K resolution video shooting
  • 4K resolution display at 60Hz and QHD+ resolution at 144Hz
  • Wi-Fi 7

That we need to say, Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 is capable to handle a 200MP primary camera. Uses Wi-Fi 7 technology, bluetooth 5.3, LE audio and dual Bluetooth antennas.

The phone will equip Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 will have the ability to get 4K resolution display with 60Hz refresh rate and QHD+ resolution display at 144Hz refresh rate.

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