Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G Specification

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The Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 888 5G Mobile Platform packs industry-leading innovations in 5G, AI, gaming, photography. Featuring completely rearchitected 6th gen Qualcomm® Artificial Intelligence (AI) Engine, the Snapdragon 888 5G delivers a total of 26 TOPS performance, 3 times performance-per-watt improvement and 16 times larger shared AI memory.

Features of Snapdragon 888 5G

  • Qualcomm® Adreno™ 660 GPU delivers 35% faster graphics rendering
  • New architecture based on Arm Cortex-X1 technology
  • Qualcomm® Kryo™ 680 CPU enables 25% higher performance and incredible power efficiency
    6th generation Qualcomm AI Engine with Hexagon 780 Processor
  • 3X performance per Watt improvement
    Delivers up to 1,000x improvement for hands-off time in certain use-cases
    2nd Gen Qualcomm® Sensing Hub with always-on low-power AI processor
    26 TOPS
    Capture 120FPS burst photo at 12MP
  • First 4K HDR with computational HDR video capture
  • Capture in near darkness with new low light architecture
  • First AI-based auto-focus and auto-exposure
  • Full suite of Snapdragon Elite Gaming™ features including
  • Variable Rate Shading for 30% performance increase
    Qualcomm Game Quick Touch increases responsiveness by up to 20%
    FastConnect 6900 Mobile Connectivity System brings the fastest Wi-Fi 6 speeds of any mobile Wi-Fi offering in the industry (Up to 3.6 Gbps)
  • Reimagined Bluetooth audio for a new class of crisp, reliable and responsive voice and music
    Compatible with both standalone and non-standalone modes
  • World’s First CAI Compliant Camera – ensure the security & validity of images
  • First Snapdragon to feature Qualcomm® Hypervisor Execution Environment: run multiple OSes simultaneously and securely
  • Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 5 technology is 70% more efficient and supports 0-100% charging in less than 15 minutes*
  • The Qualcomm Aqstic™ smart speaker amplifier (WSA8835) engineered to deliver a whopping 7.3W output power, almost doubling our previous generation of smart speakers, is a small chip with a big sound
  • Qualcomm® AI-Enhanced Signal Boost adaptive antenna tuning


CPUQualcomm® Kryo™ 680 CPU
1x 2.84GHz (Cortex-X1)
3x 2.4GHz (Cortex-A78)
4x 1.8GHz (Cortex-A55)
GPUQualcomm® Adreno™ 660 GPU
GPU Video Playback: Volumetric VR video playback, 8K 360 VR video playback
API Support: OpenCL™ 2.0 FP, OpenGL® ES 3.2, Vulkan® 1.1, DX12
DSPQualcomm® Hexagon™ 780 Processor( 2nd gen Qualcomm® Sensing Hub, Large shared AI memory, Voice Assistant Accelerator, Scalar Accelerator, Vector eXtensions (HVX), Tensor Accelerator)
DISPLAYMax On-Device Display: 4K @ 60 Hz, QHD+ @ 144 Hz
Display Features: Demura and subpixel rendering for OLED uniformity
Max External Display: 4K @ 60 Hz
HDR: HDR10+, HLG, Dolby Vision, HDR10
Color Depth: Up to 10-bit
Color Gamut: Rec2020
CAMERA SUPPORT•200MP single shot
• 84MP single with zero shutter lag
• 64MP+25MP with zero shutter lag
• Triple 24MP with zero shutter lag
• Hybrid AF
• 10-bit HEIF image capture
• HDR video
• multi-frame noise reduction
• Real-time object classification, segmentation, and replacement
4K UHD @ 120fps
720p @ 960fps
4K HDR up to 120fps
H.265 and VP9 video decoder
360 degree
CHARGINGQuick Charge 4+
Quick Charge AI
MODERMQualcomm® Snapdragon™ X60 5G Modem-RF System
7500 Mbps down
3000 Mbps up
Wi-Fi 6E, Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax), Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac), 802.11a/b/g/n
NFC Supported

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