The American company Qualcomm solves problems with overheating of its new Snapdragon 810 chip and will be ready to offer a streamlined version of the already by March. It turned out that they use the architecture big.LITTLE and Cortex-A72. Chipset Snapdragon 618 (8956) has a similar processor with only two cores Cortex-A72.
Just recently we wrote about the presentation of the British ARM of its latest solutions for the mobile industry, and among these developments was announced Cortex-A72, meant to become the heir to the Cortex-A57 and also support 64-bit computing. In addition, the processors integrated GPU Adreno 510 with support for screen resolutions up to 2560×1600 pixels.
Chipsets can be driven simultaneously with two cameras 13 MP (930 Mbit/s) or one with a resolution of up to 21 MP. 6, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 4.1, Miracast and HDMI ports and USB 2.0.
Judging by the numerical designation, the chipsets, the Snapdragon 618 and 620 will be applied in smart phones of an average price category, which now sometimes put Snapdragon 615 (e.g. Samsung Galaxy A7). Rumored Snapdragon 625 and 629 will be made on 20 nm process technology, and Snapdragon 815 and 820 — 14 nm process technology.