Qualcomm Snapdragon’s vary of chips covers 4 tiers (200, 400, 600, 800) catering for all gadgets from entry-level to premium gadgets. Sony Mobile has historically caught with Qualcomm Snapdragon for its excessive mid-range and flagship gadgets, resembling the Xperia X that used the Snapdragon 650 and the Xperia XZ Premium which makes use of the Snapdragon 835 chipset.
Sony Mobile has used MediaTek for its entry and mid-range gadgets in recent times, but it surely doesn’t imply that it will stay the case going ahead. Qualcomm has announced the new Snapdragon 450 chipset, the first 400-tier chip utilizing a 14nm course of, with a 1.8GHz octa-core processor (ARM Cortex A53) and Adreno 506 graphics.
Qualcomm says that the new chip is 25% quicker in each CPU/GPU in comparison with its predecessor (Snapdragon 435), has higher battery life, helps a dual-camera setup with real-time bokeh results, can seize movies at 60fps, provides quicker knowledge switch by USB 3.0 and has quicker LTE connectivity. The new Snapdragon 450 chip additionally helps Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0.
We don’t know whether or not Sony will use this chip for its lower-range fashions, however you must count on the new chip to seem in cell gadgets round the flip of the 12 months.