There will be about 70 top-of-the-line smartphones that will be launched this year with Qualcomm's new Snapdragon 865
THE Qualcomm announced its new Snapdragon 865 last year, but so far few smartphones line tops have already been launched with the company's chipset, such as Samsung's new Galaxy S20 family. But that picture is about to change because the Qualcomm published a press release stating that in the next two months several smartphones will be launched and all of them with the Snapdragon 865.
More smartphones with Snapdragon 865 on the market
In the statement, the company states that there will be more or less 70 new devices of different brands that will be launched with the new chipset. The number is not new, after all, most Android smartphones launched have a processor from Qualcomm.
And this demand has been increasing even more with the arrival and growth of the 5G internet, since the company's processors have the X55 modem, including the own Snapdragon 865.
Among the companies cited by Qualcoom are ASUS, Black Shark, Fujitsu Connected Technologies Limited, iQOO, Lenovo, Nubia, OPPO, realme, Redmi, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, Sharp Corporation, Sony, vivo, Xiaomi and ZTE. She also cites some of those 70 models, even though most have not yet been released:
Black Shark 3
Black Shark 3 will be launched on March 3. One of its differentials is the 90 Hz screen with a sampling rate of 270 Hz, the highest ever seen on a smartphone. Made especially for those who enjoy games, its screen will have no slots and have front stereo and double frontal speakers.
It is not yet known in which markets it will be launched and if / when it arrives in Brazil.
Launched yesterday (25/02), the iQOO 3 has, in addition to the Snapdragon 865, 6GB, 8GB or 12GB RAM, 128GB or 256GB internal storage, a 6.44-inch Super AMOLED screen with Full HD + resolution and biometric reader on the screen.
Its front camera has a 16MP sensor and the rear quad with a 48MP Sony IMX582 lens, a 13MP sensor, a 13MP sensor that is wide-angle and finally a 2MP depth sensor.
In addition it has support for the 5G and its iQOOO UI 1.0 interface based on Android 10. The 4,440mAh battery, capable of recharging 50% in just 15 minutes. For now it is only being sold in India and China, and there is still no confirmation as to whether it will arrive in Brazil.
Legion Gaming Phone
The LeNovo Legion arrives as another smartphone gamer, being a direct competitor of other devices such as Black Shark, ROG Phone and Razer. The name Legion was already known on the company's computers and now reaches smartphones, too, for those who like to enjoy games on the mobile device.
It promises above average graphics quality and cooling to prevent overheating during the heaviest games. It is not yet known how the configurations will be, but a lot of storage and, of course, RAM memory are expected.
Nubia Red Magic 5G
Since MWC 2020 has been canceled, the launch of the Nubia Red Magic 5G has been delayed, but the company has yet to confirm a date. It is expected to come with options of up to 16GB of RAM and display with a refresh rate of 144 Hz. Like the ROG Phone 2, it has air vents on the side for heat dissipation.
Your screen must have a QHD + configuration and it has a fast charging of 80W that also comes with a cooling solution during this recharge. Regarding the cameras, it will have 3 on the back and everything indicates that it is the Sony IMX686 triple sensor of 64MP.
OPPO Find X2
Oppo has already confirmed the launch of OPPO Find X2 for next week, on March 6th. What is expected is that it will come with a 120 Hz OLED refresh rate screen and 5G connectivity.
It will also have 65W SuperVOOC fast charging. The screen should be 6.5 inches, with Gorilla Glass 6. It will come with 8GB or 12GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage. The triple rear camera with 48MP, 13MP and 8MP lenses. The front camera will be 32MP.
realme X50 Pro
It was released on February 24th with a 6.4-inch Super AMOLED screen with Full HD + resolution. Its refresh rate is 90Hz and the frontal utilization rate is 92%, reaching 1000 nits of brightness. Its unlocking is done by digital biometrics and it comes with options of 6GB, 8GB or 12GB of RAM, all with 512GB of internal storage.
It has a rear camera with 4 sensors. The first 64MP from Samsung with Quad Pixel technology, the second an ultra-wide 8MP, the third a telephoto with 13MP and finally a black and white sensor to capture light. On the front, the dual selfie camera, with 32MP and 8MP sensors.
It started to be sold in India this week and will arrive in Europe in the coming weeks, but there is still no confirmation of when it will arrive in Brazil.
Redmi K30 Pro
Redmi's next top of the line will be launched in March. The image released from the device does not reveal the front camera, which increases rumors that it will have a pop up camera. This camera should be 64MP and it has a 4.700mAh battery with a 33W charger.
ROG Phone 3
There is still not much information about the ROG Phone 3. It is expected that it has a powerful battery and screen with a refresh rate of 120Hz or even 144Hz. There is still no confirmed release date.
Samsung Galaxy S20, S20 +, and S20 Ultra
Announced at the beginning of the month, the new members of the Samsung Galaxy S family are the Galaxy S20, S20 Plus and S20 Ultra. One of the great highlights of the models is the 5g network support, in addition to powerful cameras and cutting edge technology. Besides, of course, the new nomenclature.
They feature a dynamic AMOLED screen, Quad HD + maximum resolution and 120Hz refresh rate. It has fast charging and also wireless and the unlocking can be done either by digital or by easy recognition. They are also able to shoot in 8K. Find out all about the devices in our complete article.
They will arrive in the United States on March 6th and will be made official in Brazil on March 11th.
Sharp AQUOS R5G
It is the first Sharp smartphone to come with 5G connectivity. Its 6.5 inch screen, Quad HD + and 16.4Mp front screen. At the bottom of the screen, the smartphone has a physical digital reader. Its 12GB RAM memory and 256GB storage. J the battery has a capacity of 3.730mAh.
The rear camera is quad with 12.2MP sensors with an optical zoom of up to 2x, a super-wide of 48MP, a 12.2MP and finally a depth sensor. It was launched in Japan but we still don't have information on when to get to other markets.
Sony Xperia 1 II
Sony's new smartphone was launched this week and is compatible with 5G connectivity, but only in Europe. It features a headphone jack and wireless charging support for the 4,000mAh battery.
In addition to the Snapdragon 865 processor, it comes with 8GB of RAM and 256GM of internal storage. The camera is already triple at the rear, with 3 12MP sensors with some new features such as support for up to 20fps and auto focus that can now frame 70% of the area. Its 6.5 inch screen.
Sony has yet to confirm the release date but what is expected to be available in May. As the company ended the mobile operation in Brazil, here the device should not be officially launched. Check out more in our full article.
vivo APEX 2020 Concept Phone
Vivo promises to launch its new Apex smartphone this Friday, February 28th. It arrives with curved sides and its advertising image has the number 120. It can refer to both the curvature of the glass and the refresh rate of the screen, something that will only be discovered on the day of the announcement.
At the rear you can see a camera with two main sensors and what is expected is one of 48MP.
Xiaomi Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro
Xiaomi's two top-of-the-line smartphones were announced on 02/13 and arrive to rival the Galaxy S20. They have a quad camera that record images with up to 108MP resolution. The RAM memory is up to 12GB and the internal storage is up to 512GB. Both have support for 5G connectivity. Check out all about them in our full article.
Xiaomi usually advertises its devices first to the local public in China and only then releases their international version. With the cancellation of MWC 2020, it is not yet known when the global launch of the new devices will be announced, since the initial date of 23 February has been postponed.
Another device that was confirmed to arrive this year, but that still doesn't have much information. According to rumors it comes with a set of triple cameras at the rear, and curved glass sides. The front camera is also expected to be double.
ZTE Axon 10s Pro
The ZTE Axon 10s Pro has a 6.47 inch screen and has 5G connectivity. Its rear cameras are 48MP, 20MP wide angle and 8MP letefoto. The 4,000mAh battery supports Short Charge 4, in addition to wireless charging and reverse charging.
It will start to be sold in China from May 7 and in Germany from May 8, but there is still no information on when to reach other markets.
As for the chipset, Alex Katouzian, vice president senior and general manager of Qualcomm's mobile business unit says:
As the world's leading wireless innovator, we are committed to driving and scaling 5G for the consumer. This year, the Snapdragon 865 will help make 5G accessible to billions of smartphone users worldwide, enabling even more immersive mobile experiences, such as high-speed gaming, intelligent capture from multiple cameras and batteries that last all day.
To learn more about the Snapdragon 865, s visit the official website of Qualcomm dedicated to the chip.