Qualcomm unveiled its newest processor, the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset in December 2021. Since then, a couple of smartphones the use of this SoC had been launched. Now, GSMArena studies that Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+ or ‘plus’, the successor of the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor might be launched in Would possibly 2022.
The record additionally mentions that gadgets powered through the impending processor might be introduced instantly afterwards. So, if rumours are to be believed then we will be able to be expecting the 1st Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+ telephones to be introduced ahead of the tip of Would possibly and transform to be had in June. The checklist of the first-phase OEMs contains — Lenovo, Motorola, OnePlus and Xiaomi.
The Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 got here with the type quantity SM8450 while the 8 Gen 1+ is more likely to have the type quantity SM8475. This type quantity implies that Qualcomm is anticipating the brand new chipset to be a notable improve in comparison to its predecessor.
Rumours in regards to the upcoming Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+ has been flying round since the most recent Qualcomm chip was once introduced. The approaching processor might be the use of TSMC’s 4nm node, as a substitute of Samsung’s which was once utilized in Snapdragon 8 Gen 1.
This data fueled numerous hypothesis in regards to the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+ being much less at risk of overheating and function throttle in comparison to its precursor as TSMC’s 4nm procedure is broadly hailed to be extra environment friendly.
The record additionally means that new 7-series chips can also be offered round the similar time. Those chips are already to be had to smartphone makers’ for trying out and product release arrangements just like the 8 Gen 1+.