World largest manufacturer of ARM processor Qualcomm is strategizing to launch its new mobile platform chipset SoC for the mid-level devices. The new SoC will be named as Snapdragon 450 and internally named as SDM450. When it comes about mobile chipset Snapdragon is ruling the industry with its 400 series – used in Redmi 4X and Huawei Y7 Prime.
The new Snapdragon 450 is an octa-core chip like the SDM435 but made on the 14nm node process. It will contain 8 ARM Cortex-A53 cores and it’s GPU (Graphical Processing Unit) is a bit faster i.e. 600MHz used in in the MSM8953. The chipset is packed with technology that consumes less power combined with other features such as the LTE version, camera support and it will have quick charge 3.0.
Qualcomm has not revealed its official launch date but there is a possibility that it may get launch by next quarter of this year or by 1st quarter of next year.