Snapdragon 845 SoC spotted, available commercially by 2018

With the rise of powerful and premium smartphones from manufacturer with a reasonable price tag, many Android smartphone user has opted for high performance system-on-chip when considering their next daily driver for few years. In the mean time, Qualcomm has taken a huge chunk of market share where premium smartphones now sports with high performance SoC such as the Snapdragon 830 and 835 from Qualcomm. Nonetheless, several details of their upcoming Snapdragon 845 have been spotted online and let’s see what it offers.

LG, one of the Korean top smartphone manufacturer is known to begin contract negotiation with Qualcomm for their upcoming chipset. the new chipset – dubbed Snapdragon 845 would be available on their latest flagship G7 in debut. According to an insider who’s involved in the development of the new SoC, the Snapdragon 845 will comes with x20 modem and offer Gigabit class LTE Cat.18, reaching theoretical download speed at 1.2Gbps and 150Mbps upload bandwidth.

The X20 modem development could potentially drives 5G network when reached globally. With this kind of speed, the Snapdragon X20 LTE modem can offer seamless multimedia enjoyment on your mobile devices at lightning speed.