Reportase.one – Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. announced the latest Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 Mobile Platform chip. The new System on Chip (SoC) made by Qualcomm is claimed to bring a completely new premium experience to the Snapdragon 7 series chip family.
Christopher Patrick, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Mobile Handsets, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. The Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 delivers outstanding CPU and GPU performance that drives fast, non-stop gaming, dynamic low-light photography and 4K HDR videography, AI-enhanced experiences, and high-speed 5G and Wi-Fi connectivity.
“Snapdragon is synonymous with premium mobile experiences. Today’s launch of Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 illustrates our ability to bring some of the most in-demand flagship features to our Snapdragon-7 series that make them accessible to more people.”
When it comes to specs, the Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 brings incredible performance to the 7 series that drives some legendary experiences. The Qualcomm Kryo CPU offers peak speeds of up to 2.91 GHz, for a performance increase of more than 50 percent while the Qualcomm Adreno GPU provides a 2x increase in performance.
Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 achieves up to 13 percent system-wide power efficiency improvements for longer daily use. On-device AI is also integrated across platforms.
For gaming, this chip is supported by certain Snapdragon Elite Gaming features such as Auto Variable Rate Shading (VRS), Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 optimizes power and performance by rendering content in focus at full resolution and background scenes at lower resolution.
Volumetric Rendering also adds unparalleled realism to game scenes with particle graphics such as fog and smoke. Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 features Snapdragon Sound with Qualcomm aptX for lossless music streaming and lag-free gaming.
For the camera, the Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 features an 18-bit Triple ISP (Image Signal Processor), which allows users to take pictures in mega low light mode, and can take 30 pictures and combine the best parts into one photo for better results. brighter, clearer, and more colorful at night.
Consumers can capture 4,000 times more camera data for extreme dynamic range with true-to-life colors and clarity. The Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 supports up to 200 MP photo capture and staggered HDR video capture with triple the exposure from two cameras simultaneously.
Meanwhile, when it comes to AI or Artificial Intelligence features, the Qualcomm AI Engine is integrated in this chip and has 2x better AI performance with 40 percent better performance per Watt than its predecessor, offering an AI-enhanced experience for maximum simplicity.
Additionally, there is a Qualcomm Sensing Hub with a dedicated AI processor, which supports context-appropriate use cases, such as user activity recognition and acoustic scene detection. Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 enables AI Super Resolution to intelligently enhance gaming scenes or photos for superior visual quality from low-resolution images (1080p to 4K).
Lastly for connectivity, this chip is powered by the Snapdragon X62 5G Modem-RF System, Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 offers download speeds of up to 4.4 Gbps and outstanding power efficiency, and supports more networks, frequencies and bandwidth globally.
For the first time in the Snapdragon 7 series, the platform includes support for 4G/5G Dual-Sim Dual Active (DSDA) so consumers can use two SIMs when on the go or to keep their work and personal communications separate. Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 is equipped with the Qualcomm FastConnect 6900 Mobile Connectivity System to deliver blazing fast and highly responsive WiFi up to 3.6 Gbps.
As for availability, it is certain that Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 will be adopted by major OEM brands including Redmi and Realme for the first time. The commercial device is expected to be launched this month.