Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Plus and Snapdragon 888 Specifications Comparison
On the evening of June 28, Qualcomm suddenly shelved the hardware information of Snapdragon 888+ on its official website without any preview, this upgraded version of Snapdragon 888 will become the standard for flagship phones in the second half of this year.
The specific parameters, based on Samsung’s 5nm process, still uses the Cortex X1 mega-core, Cortex A78 large-core and Cortex A55 triple-cluster architecture, Cortex-X1 large-core frequency from 2.84GHz to 3.0GHz, there are three 2.4GHz Cortex A78 and four 1.8GHz Cortex A55 energy-efficient cores, and the GPU is still Adreno 660.
In addition to enhancing the part is mainly AI, equipped with Qualcomm’s sixth-generation AI Engine engine, computing power compared to the Snapdragon 888 26TOPS, Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Plus upgraded to 32TOPS, AI performance increased by 20%.
According to the previously revealed manufacturers, ROG, Honor, Motorola, Vivo, and Xiaomi, several manufacturers will bring new products based on this new Qualcomm flagship processor, and the industry is also rumored to be the first manufacturer will be Honor. Honor in recent days just debuted Qualcomm’s new 7-series processor Snapdragon 778G.
The Snapdragon 888+ is not a big upgrade from the literal data, but for digital products that are always bought new and not old, even if it’s just a pixel upgrade, it can win the user’s potential propensity to buy in numbers, so the flagship new boom in the second half of the year is expected to come soon with the release of the Snapdragon 888+.
Zhang Lei, vice president of Xiaomi’s cell phone division and general manager of the hardware engineering department, said: “Xiaomi and Qualcomm Technologies have long maintained close cooperation, working together to bring the most advanced mobile experience to users around the world.”
“We are very pleased to see another step forward in the cooperation between Honor and Qualcomm Technologies,” said Fang Fei, president of Honor’s product line. The new Snapdragon 888 Plus 5G mobile platform brings transformative and advanced features that are a perfect fit for the upcoming Honor Magic 3 series of flagship phones.