Qualcomm has just presented its new Snapdragon 670 SoCa mid-range chip that seems the replacement of the Snapdragon 660 that is exceeded by 15% in overall performance, up to 180% in some jobs supported by the artificial intelligence engine and different improvements at the level of photography. The energy saving will also be remarkable, since this new snapdragon is manufactured in 10nm LPP.
The Snapdragon 670 includes 8 Kryo 360 processors in a cluster of 2 cores capable of reaching 2Ghz and another 6 cores that reach 1.7GHz. The GPU is an ADRENO 615 (improves by 25% the Snapdragon 660) and the coprocessing unit is a HEXAGON 685 DSP, the same used by SoC Snapdragon 710. The ISP Spectra 250 takes care of the photographic side and is capable of handle individual cameras of 25MP or double of 16MP. The video capture reaches resolutions 4K at 30fps.
It also supports LPDDR4X low consumption memory, screens with up to FHD + resolutions and integrates Wi-Fi aC, Bluetooth 5.0, Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+ and a Snapdragon X12 modem that reaches download speeds of up to 600mbps and upload speeds of up to 150mbps.
- Snapdragon 670 will arrive at stores in multiple terminals at the end of this 2018.