Qualcomm Snapdragon 678 SoC with 3rd Gen AI Engine Announced
According to report, Qualcomm (The popular Chipset Maker) has recently announced Snapdragon 678 Chipset in its Snapdragon 600-series of SoC (System-On-Chip) for Mid-Range Smartphones of 2021. This new chipset is successor of Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 processor, but it has 11nm LLP Process similar to its predecessor.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 678 Processor has improved camera support, connectivity options, CPU & GPU and AI performance. This new chipset is built on 11nm LLP Process with overclocked Cortex A76 Cores clocked at up to 2.22GHz. On other hand, it uses the same “Adreno 612” GPU on Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 processor.
Snapdragon 678 chipset also include Hexagon 685 DSP, Spectra 250L ISP, and 4G LTE- enabled Snapdragon X12 Modem. Moreover, this new chipset in Snapdragon 600-series processor also comes with 3rd Generation Qualcomm AI Engine which is the major update over its predecessor.
According to Qualcomm’s Official blog post, Qualcomm Snapdragon 678 SoC will support dynamic photography and videography capabilities and immersive entertainment experiences with long battery life over fast, reliable connectivity option. On other hand, Snapdragon 678 and its predecessor “Snapdragon 675” both have almost similar specifications & feature, but the new chipset is better in terms of performance boosts, like SD678 has 3rd Gen AI engine while SD675 released with 1st Gen AI Engine.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 678 SoC Specification & Features:
CPU & GPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 678 SoC is build-on 11nm Process and has Kryo 460 CPU clocked at up to 2.2GHz, supports Adreno 612 GPU with improved gaming and graphics performance.
AI (Artificial Intelligence) Performance: This new chipset comes with 3rd Generation Qualcomm AI engine
Dynamic Photography and videography: Qualcomm Snapdragon 678 SoC has Qualcomm Spectra 250L ISP powers vibrant camera supports. You can capture every moment in share-worthy detail and true-to-life color through triple-camera photos up to 48MP, and zero shutter lag. It also supports HD 4K video recording futures like slo-mo recording, 5x optical zoom, and portrait mode with dual-camera support up to 16MP.
Connectivity Options: Qualcomm Snapdragon 678 processor has Snapdragon X12 LTE Modem that offers superfast upload and download speeds, plus rapid response time.
Charging: Snapdragon 678 supports Quick Charge 4+ which is same as in Snapdragon 675 processor.
Display: This new processor in SD 600-series of processor supports up to Full HD+ display with 2520 X 1080 pixel resolution at the rate of 60Hz.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 678 Release Date
Qualcomm Snapdragon 678 SoC with Snapdragon X12 Modem supports up to 600Mbps download speed and up to 150Mbps upload speed. At the moment, it is expected that the Smartphones powered by Snapdragon 678 processor will be mid-range phones which will be release next year (2021). We are researching on the matter very deeply and we will defiantly post an update if it will come in future. That’s all. For any suggestions or queries, please write on comment box below.