Qualcomm is predicted to launch a brand new chip, dubbed the SM7475 or Snapdragon 7+ Gen 1, and now we would know what it must supply as soon as it does.
Whereas the chip has already been teased by Xiaomi’s head brass, particulars have thus far been laborious to return by. However that is simply modified, with the Qualcomm chip outed by Weibo leaker Digital Chat Station (DCS).
In line with the leaker, in a Weibo put up seen by GizmoChina, the unannounced Snapdragon 7+ Gen 1 will really be an underclocked model of the prevailing Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1.
The leaker says that the general CPU configuration of the 2 chips would be the similar, however that the Snapdragon 7+ Gen 1 could have a considerably decrease clock pace than the chip it is based mostly on.
The specs see the Snapdragon 7+ Gen 1 having an Adreno 725 GPU clocked at 580MHz in comparison with the Adreno 730 operating at 800MHz within the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1. The chip may also be manufactured utilizing TSMC’s 4nm manufacturing course of and remains to be anticipated to outperform MediaTek’s comparable Dimensity 8200, it is claimed.
As for the place we will anticipate the chip to floor, DCS expects it to look in telephones from a number of firms with a lot already lined as much as launch with the brand new chip. That launch is predicted to occur by the tip of March 2023, so one thing could possibly be imminent.
GizmoChina additionally factors to a different leak, this time by WHYLAB, which claims that the upcoming Redmi Be aware 12 Turbo will use the Qualcomm Snapdragon 7+ Gen 1. The expectation is that the identical cellphone may also launch globally however underneath the POCO F5 branding.
Telephones from different producers just like the aforementioned Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo, and Realme are additionally anticipated to leap on board with Snapdragon 7+ Gen 1 chips of their very own quickly sufficient.