Snapdragon 630 and 660 launched by Qualcomm

- Abhishek Kumar   09-05-2017


Qualcomm, the famous mobile chipmaker launched its new Snapdragon 630 and 660 platforms today in Singapore.  These platforms are equipped with several features of its premium 800 tier in the high 600 tier that includes machine learning capabilities.

Mobile phones upgraded with these chips will have excellent features that are only available with high cost smart phones of Rs 50,000 range. It is totally an update of Snapdragon 626 and 653 chips came in last year. Devices with Snapdragon 660 are expected this quarter while phones using the 630 chip are expected in the market only after 3 months in India.

Snapdragon 660 platform will feature the Kryo 260 octa-core processor promising a 20% faster performance. The 630 feature the Adreno 508 and the 660 has the Adreno 512 graphic units, which is set to increase 30% graphics quality in the device.