Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. announced the Snapdragon® 7 Gen 3 Mobile Platform to amplify immersive experiences and bring premium performance to consumers’ everyday life. The upgraded platform delivers across-the-board advancements to ignite on-device AI, fan-favorite mobile gaming, a creativity-charged camera and powerful 5G connectivity. The new platform is fully equipped to enable exciting new use-cases including up to 2.63GHz peak CPU speeds, over 50% faster GPU performance, and 60% improved AI performance per watt while still delivering incredible power efficiency.
Snapdragon 7 Gen 3 will first be adopted by key OEMs including HONOR and vivo with the first device expected to be announced this month.
- Qualcomm® AI Engine includes:
- Qualcomm® Hexagon™ NPU delivers improved AI performance
- Qualcomm® Sensing Hub, featuring a Low Power AI System, is always-on and highly secure
- Select Snapdragon Elite Gaming™ features deliver immersive gaming experiences
- Snapdragon Game Super Resolution maximizes mobile game performance and battery life by intelligently upscaling game scenes for superior visual quality from a low-resolution image up to 4K
- Qualcomm® Game Quick Touch is optimized at the millisecond to reduce touch latency
- Qualcomm® Adreno™ Frame Motion Engine can double the framerate (compared to previous generation) to upscale content while maintaining the same power consumption
- Adreno HDR Fast Blend renders dynamic, complex scenes 2x faster compared to the rendering without Adreno HDR Fast Blend
- Qualcomm Spectra™ Triple ISP captures from three cameras at once
- New-in-series AI Remosaic captures sharp, higher-resolution photos by using machine learning to eliminate discoloration and graininess
- AI Noise Reduction captures clearer low-light images with enhanced detail and texture by intelligently reducing noise
- Computational 4K HDR Video Capture produces photos with incredible contrast, sharpness, and realism producing peak brightness and deep blacks
- AI Video Retouch yields clear footage that’s full of detail by applying tone mapping in real time for an “HDR like” effect
- Google Ultra HDR photo format lets you shoot photos loaded with incredible detail both in shadows and brighter highlights
- Qualcomm® FastConnect™ 6700 Mobile Connectivity System offers the industry’s most advanced Wi-Fi 6 and 6E system with leading speeds up to 2.9 Gbps
- Supports Snapdragon Sound™ Technology Suite
- Stereo recording helps creators record content in true-to-life stereo
- Spatial audio with head-tracking for complete surround-sound immersion
- LE Audio with Auracast broadcast audio enables new life-changing audio use cases that will enhance the way we engage with each other
- Triple frequency support (L1/L5/L2) for improved location accuracy even in consumer devices with lower-quality GNSS antenna
Full specs sheet can be found here.