The Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Plus chip will probably be introduced in the next 2 months with TSMC’s 4nm lithography
Since the introduction of the Snapdragon 8 generation one flagship chip, there have been rumors about its “Plus” version; The version that is produced with TSMC’s 4nm process instead of Samsung, and is probably less prone to overheating and performance loss than the normal version; Because it is said that the Taiwanese 4nm lithography is much more optimal than the Korean solution.
Now, reliable sources are reporting that Qualcomm will finally unveil the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Plus chip in May; So if the new information is true, the new phones equipped with Qualcomm’s upgraded chip are likely to be announced by the end of May and available in June. The first customers of this chip will be Lenovo, Motorola, OnePlus and Xiaomi. Rumors say that the new flagships of the Android world, OnePlus 10 Ultra devices, Xiaomi 12 Ultra and a Motorola device with the code name Frontier, all of which will use the more optimized and powerful Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Plus chip to provide the processing power they need.
While the model number of Snapdragon 8 generation one is SM8450; Apparently, the Plus version will be introduced with the model number SM8475; A change that shows a significant improvement in the performance of the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Plus compared to the normal model.
It is said that Qualcomm will release one of its new 7 series chips for mid-range devices on a date close to the time of the introduction of the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Plus. will unveil.