Counterparties Qualcomm confirms that Snapdragon 855 will be a 7-nanometer SoC
This week was presented X24 Snapdragon LTE is the first LTE modem, which provides data transmission speeds up to 2 Gbit/s. Recall that the new SoC Snapdragon 845 comes with a Snapdragon LTE modem X20, which is characterized by a speed of up to 1.2 GB/s.
Snapdragon 845 created on the basis of 10-nanometer of technological process. While Snapdragon X24 LTE is designed to produce according to the norms of 7 nm, and the manufacturer confirmed that commercial solutions with a new modem will appear at the end of this year. It is logical to assume that the Snapdragon X24 LTE will be part of the new Snapdragon 855, which also needs to be carried out using 7-nanometer technology.
And while Qualcomm has been silent about this, for it is said, of its counterparties. Following information received from reliable sources, the famous insider Quandt Roland (Roland Quandt):
«Qualcomm does not say, and its contractors say. Snapdragon 855 will be the first single-chip system, which will be made according to the norms of 7 nm (probably in her debut X24 Snapdragon LTE)».
The first smartphone, which will be the Snapdragon 855, should be the Samsung Galaxy S10 or Galaxy X if you believe the rumors about the renaming line.