Qualcomm announced the Snapdragon 7 Gen 3 mobile processor. It will have 8 cores: 1 Prime (up to 2.63 GHz), 3 performance cores (2.4 GHz) and 4 energy-efficient cores (1.8 GHz). Compared to the Snapdragon 7 Gen 1, the 7 Gen 3 has 15% better performance and a 50% better GPU. At the same time, energy efficiency increased by 20%.
Also Snapdragon 7 Gen 3 Supports displays up to 144Hz, that is, games can theoretically run at 144 FPS. This means that this chipset will be installed in mid- and premium-class smartphones.
When it comes to artificial intelligence algorithms, the Snapdragon 7 Gen 3 offers 60% better performance in this regard. Qualcomm also drew attention to improved facial recognition in difficult scenarios: wearing glasses or in low light. It turns out that the smartphone does not have to turn the screen brightness up to full power to see your face in pitch darkness.
In terms of camera, Snapdragon 7 Gen 3 supports Google Ultra HDR on smartphones with Android 14. It is also possible to shoot from three cameras simultaneously. If we talk about the modem, then this Snapdragon X63 5G with download speeds up to 5 GB/sec. It also supports “5G+5G” and “5G+4G” SIM card configurations.