Qualcomm unveils addition to 5G mobile platform

Qualcomm Technologies has unveiled the Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G mobile platform which features an enhanced Qualcomm Kryo 585 CPU prime core clock speed of up to 3.2 GHz.

The new platform is designed to deliver increased performance across the board for geared-up gameplay with Qualcomm Snapdragon Elite Gaming experiences, global 5G sub-6 GHz and mmWave, and AI.

“Building upon the success of Snapdragon 865 and 865 Plus, the new Snapdragon 870 was designed to address OEM and mobile industry requirements. Snapdragon 870 will power a selection of flagship devices from key customers including Motorola, iQOO, OnePlus, Oppo, and Xiaomi,” said Kedar Kondap, Vice President of Product Management, Qualcomm Technologies.

Commercial devices based on Snapdragon 870 are expected to be announced in the first quarter of 2021.

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