Qualcommâs new Snapdragon 888 processor will power the Android flagships of 2021
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Qualcomm has officially announced the Snapdragon 888 at its Snapdragon Tech Summit, offering a first look at its next-generation flagship smartphone processor. The 888 will power the next wave of 2021 Android flagships from companies like Samsung, OnePlus, LG, Sony, and more.
In a first for the companyâs top-of-the-line 8-series chipsets, the Snapdragon 888 is making a big improvement for 5G: itâll finally offer a fully integrated 5G modem, unlike last yearâs Snapdragon 865 (which required that manufacturers include a separate modem chip inside the cramped interior of a modern smartphone).