The battle for performance and technology between Qualcomm and Mediatek is expected to be very close and tense this year, perhaps more tense than any other generation in the mobile chip market in the past, but in terms of popularity among smartphone makers themselves - Qualcomm seems to be the clear leader again at this early stage. , With close to ten devices that are in advanced stages of development based on The Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 For the coming months. Want to know why to wait? The latest detail is in front of you.
The renowned Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi 12 has a good chance of raking in the title of the first Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 device on the market, with a launch scheduled for December 12, in a little over a week. There are not many verified details about the device but it seems that it will be able to offer us a triangular photo array with a large 50 megapixel main sensor, symmetrical speakers, screen AMOLED With a refresh rate of 120 Hz, wired charging with an impressive power of up to 120 watts and more.
Shiomi's main competitor for the agile launcher title is Motorola, It seems, which is planning a media event on December 9th where you can present to the world its Edge X30 Ultra model (or another model under the senior Edge brand), with an OLED screen with a refresh rate of up to 144 Hz, fast storage of 128GB or 256GB, 5GB or 8GB LPDDR12 memory and more. After the pleasant surprises that this brand of Lenovo With the G200 and G100 models we have a lot of willingness to follow and also be interested in the model designed with Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 - Even if at the moment it's really unclear whether we have a chance to see his presence in local stores.
Realme is another manufacturer that should be relevant and interesting for Israeli consumers thanks to its growing official presence in the last two years - and it is expected to adopt the new chip for use On the Realme GT 2 Pro, With OLED screen with a refresh rate of up to 120 Hz, photo array with a pair of large 50 megapixel sensors, 5,000mAh battery with very fast charging And an interesting design with a slight wink to the past As the highlight. seemingly.
OnePlus is also expected to make use of the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 in the new incarnation of its flagship products, with according to recent leaks the OnePlus 10 Pro will combine the leading processing power along with a screen AMOLED Of 6.7 inches with 1440p resolution with a refresh rate of up to 120 Hz, a photo array with a main 48-megapixel sensor and a 50-megapixel sensor for wide-angle photography (with Hasselblad branding as in the generationOnePlus 9), official IP68 protection against water and dust and a 5,000mAh internal battery. All of this should become official as part of the announcement during February 2022.
Oppo will useSnapdragon 8 Gen 1 as the basis for its leading Find X4, with a 6.7-inch screen with 1440p resolution with a refresh rate of up to 120 Hz, memory Dynamic 12GB as a base and fast 80 watt charging - and because last year we saw the official entry of this popular Chinese brand into the Israeli market there is good reason to hope that the future Find will also find its way to the store closest to where you live, as a welcome addition.
Samsung will surely make use of the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chips in its Galaxy S22 family devices, of course, with three models as is the best tradition in recent years and with extended usability for the Ultra model that will come with a touch pen as the successor to the Galaxy Note brand. However, we do not yet know whether here in Israel we will see exactly these models, or their twins based on chip Exynos A senior who has not yet been officially introduced at this stage, as has happened time and time again in recent years.
ZTE (along with its Nubia and Red Magic brands), iQOO, Vivo and Google are also companies that will adopt The Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 In their products during the year - and the obvious question is how and whether at all Mediatek You will find the place for its competing chip in all this clutter.