Ashutosh Singh

First set of phones that are coming with Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC

At the Tech Summit event, Qualcomm announced its new Snapdragon flagship processor named Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC.

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There are already some devices ready to launch with the new SoC. Here is the expected first set of devices with the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC that may launch soon.

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The new gen processor comes with many improvements in performance, battery life etc as compared to the Snapdragon 888 chipset.

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Qualcomm mentioned in the press release that we may see commercial devices with the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chip by the end of 2021.

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Motorola Edge X30 launching on December 9th in China, later to other regions.

Xiaomi 12 Series: Xiaomi has confirmed via Tweet that Xiaomi 12 will come with the new processor. This could be the first device with a new SoC, if not Moto X30.

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Realme GT2 Pro: Realme also confirmed the GT2 Pro will come with Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC.

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More Phones: - Samsung Galaxy S22 series - Oppo Find X4 Pro (expected) - OnePlus 10 series - iQOO 9 Series

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These are the first few phones to be powered by the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1. There will certainly be more devices joining the club next year.

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