Ashutosh Singh

Nothing Phone 2 confirmed to feature Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC

May 20, 2023

After the success of Nothing Phone 1, Carl Pei's company is planning to launch the next Nothing Phone soon.

The new Nothing phone will come with improvements in all segments be it power, durability, performance etc.

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A few months ago it was rumored that the Nothing Phone (2) would come with a Snapdragon 8 series processor. But it was not clear which processor.

Recently, Carl Pei has officially confirmed that the Nothing Phone (2) will be powered by the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 processor.

This is going to be a massive boost as the Nothing Phone (1) comes with a mid-ranger Snapdragon 778G Plus processor.

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The inclusion of the Snapdragon 8 series processor will boost the performance of the device. It will be twice as fast as the Nothing Phone (1).

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Other than performance, Carl Pei also mentioned the SoC will also improve battery life, network connectivity and camera performance.

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Carl Pei also explained that using the latest Snapdragon 8+ chip will increase the device price and so the company choose Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 which is an year old.

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