Among the Snapdragon 865 rumors, Qualcomm launches Snapdragon 855+.
In 2018, Qualcomm announced Snapdragon 855 processor at its annual Qualcomm event. Since then several flagship smartphones like the Samsung Galaxy S10, S10+, OnePlus 7, OnePlus 7 Pro, etc. come with Snapdragon 855 processor.
The Snapdragon 855+ brings a good news for the gamers out there.
Qualcomm said, “Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ Mobile Platform is built for gaming, with cutting edge performance, improved graphics, an uplift in CPU performance, and robust 4G and 5G connectivity”.
Thus, some of the upcoming gaming smartphones may come with Snapdragon 855+ chipset. Recently, Asus has confirmed that the Asus ROG II will be use Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ chip.
4.2% Faster CPU and 15 Faster GPU
The Snapdragon 855+ has a Kryo 485 CPU clocked at up to 2.96GHz. The Plus is almost 4.2 percent improved in terms of CPU performance compared to the 2.84 Ghz of the Snapdragon 855. Similarly, the Adreno 640 GPU inside the chip is clocked 15 percent faster than the predecessor.
Speaking about the newly announced flagship chipset Qualcomm said, “Snapdragon 855+ Mobile Platform is a new force to be reckoned with, unlocking maximum power and performance for mobile gaming.”
Sporting all new Qualcomm Snapdragon Elite Gaming, Snapdragon 855+ will ensure to offer an enhanced and improved gaming experience.
Qualcomm said, “The Snapdragon Elite Gaming sets you up for victory with a full arsenal of hardware and software features, especially when you game in 5G. The Snapdragon 855+ harnesses multi-gigabit 4G connectivity while unleashing cutting-edge 5G experiences.”