Qualcomm, the mobile chipset giant has announced the launch of its next-generation processor tailored to boost the performance of mid-range smartphones. The new Snapdragon 710 chipset is designed to be somewhere between the Snapdragon 845 and Snapdragon 660.
The Snapdragon 710 is designed with highly efficient architectures for artificial intelligence, featuring a multi-core AI Engine and neural network processing capabilities. By incorporating key AI capabilities and performance advancements, the Snapdragon 710 is designed to transform our customer’s products into the ultimate personal assistant, enhancing critical everyday consumer experiences, such as high-end camera features that will benefit from on-device high-speed AI processing, without sacrificing battery life.
Snapdragon 710 phones will also be the first Qualcomm chips to support playback of 4K HDR video outside of the company’s flagship offerings.
Companies like Xiaomi, Oppo and Vivo may take advantage of these new smarter chips and launch even more budget-friendly devices with more abilities.