Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 always overheated. That’s quite bad, so let’s see the rumor that Snapdragon 820 would be announced this week, but it’s not. On August 11th, to be exact; but the latest reports state that is likely not the case. Anyway this rumor comes from Taiwan. Qualcomm invites some Press to take place on Los Angles, CA. Many media assumed that press would gonna announced Snapdragon 820, but it has been discovered this event is part of SIGGRAPH 2015. This happens to be a conference with a focus on computer graphics.
From our sources, it suggest Qualcomm will simply be there to show off new gaming and graphics technology, but not in the Snapdragon 820. Bummer, right? The good news is we are still likely getting all the details on the new SoC relatively soon. Rumors say samples have already reached major manufacturers, such as Sony and HTC.
Regardless of when the new processor is actually announced, we can expect something big from Qualcomm this time around. The new chip is said to offer a 40% increase in performance over the Snapdragon 810, as well as a 30% improvement in battery life. That is good actually.
So keep tuned with AE to get the lastest news of Qualcomm Snapdragon 820!