Qualcomm has launched its new chipset in Snapdragon series at CES 2017. The Snapdragon 835 processor is the first mobile platform to be commercially manufactured using the 10nm FinFET process node.
The Snapdragon 835 processor supports X16 LTE modem for Gigabit Class LTE connectivity, integrated 2×2 802.11ac Wave 2 Wi-Fi and Bluetooth® 5, and optional 802.11ad for Multi-gigabit connectivity and qualcomm quick charge 4 support that gives up to 5 hours talk time with just 5 minutes of charging.
Snapdragon 835 is coupled with Adreno 540 GPU. It is 35 percent smaller in package size and consumes 25 percent less power. It is equipped with Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 4 for up to 20 percent faster charging and up to 30 percent higher efficiency than Quick Charge 3.0.
There are a lot of improvements made to enhance visual quality, sound quality and intuitive interactions. It also supports 4K Ultra HD premium (HDR10) video, wide color gamut 10-bit displays, object and scene-based 3D audio.
Snapdragon 835 is expected to available by 2nd half of 2017.