Qualcomm Snapdragon 850 is the new introduction for the Snapdragon as a professor not for mobile for laptops. This is a processor with high advancement.

Computex 2018 (Taiwan) revealed this processor chip designed, especially for Windows devices. In fact, Samsung announced that it will be making a 2- in- 1 PC Powered by Snapdragon 850. They are the king of the processor in the mobile world with extraordinary speed. Their 840 processor for Samsung Galaxy S9, series One Plus 6, Moto NXT Etc.

Features of the processor Snapdragon 850

CELLULAR MODEM Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X20 LTE modem
  • Peak Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
  • Peak Upload Speed: 150 Mbps
CPU Qualcomm® Kryo™ 385 built on Arm® Cortex™ technology
  • CPU Clock Speed: Up to 2.96 GHz
  • CPU Cores: 8 x Kryo 385 CPU
ADRENO SUBSYSTEM Qualcomm® Adreno™ 630 Visual Processing Subsystem
  • Open GL ES 3.2, Open CL 2.0, Vulkan, DirectX 12
  • Ultra HD Premium video playback and encoding @ 4K (3840×2160) 30fps
  • Slow motion HEVC video encoding of FHD (1080p) up to 120fps
  • H.264 (AVC), H.265 (HEVC), VP9, DisplayPort over USB Type-C support
DSP Qualcomm® Hexagon™ 685 DSP
  • Hexagon Vector DSP (HVX)
  • Hexagon Scalar DSP (Audio)
  • Hexagon All-Ways Aware Hub (Sensor)
CAMERA Qualcomm Spectra™ 280 Image Signal Processor
  • New architecture for 14-bit image signal processing, with support for up to:
  • Single HFR 16 MPix camera at 60fps ZSL
  • Dual 16 MPix cameras at 30fps ZSL
  • Single 32 MPix camera at 30fps ZSL
  • Multi-frame Noise Reduction (MFNR) with accelerated image stabilization
  • Hybrid Autofocus with support for dual phase detection (2PD) sensors
  • Ultra HD Premium video capture @ 4K (3840×2160) 30fps
  • Qualcomm® Processor Security
  • Qualcomm® Mobile Security
  • Qualcomm® Content Protection
WI-FI Qualcomm® Wi-Fi 802.11ad Multi-gigabit
  • Qualcomm Wi-Fi 802.11ad Multi-gigabit
  • Wi-Fi integrated 802.11ac 2×2 with MU-MIMO
  • 2.4 GHz, 5 GHz and 60 GHz
  • Qualcomm® Signal Boost adaptive antenna tuning
  • High-power transmit (HPUE)
  • Bluetooth 5
  • Qualcomm TrueWireless™ Stereo
  • Qualcomm® Location
  • Support for 6 satellite systems: GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS
  • Low Power Geofencing and Tracking, Sensor-assisted Navigation
CHARGING Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 4+ technology



Always On

Snapdragon 850  ‘Always On‘ features helps the users to connect always PC with the users and instant reaction for the command. The battery power has increased 25% to 30% and improvement in graphics better than the previous generation


Always connected

Snapdragon 850 Always connect the users. virtually constant connectivity  with a Qualcomm®Snapdragon™ X20 LTE modem

. The download speed is increased to 1.12giga bites


Windows 10

Windows 10 With Snapdragon 850 gives more security and entertainment too. Trust zone provides hardware security and Hypervisor security, Cornata, voice assistants and Ondrive cloud storage.

Competitors for Snapdragon 850 processor


Snapdragon processors are the king of the processor in the mobile sector. But when they come into PC processor region there are many dominating competitors are in the market too. Intel core and ARM processors are the branded processors pc processors. The services are more than a decade in processor making. Snapdragon is a small unit in processors making compare to these 2 competing processors. Intel core I7 And ARM cortex A are leading in the market till date. So their competition in the market may affect this new processor due to more advancement in these 2 processors in future days.


Snapdragon 1000 Chipset is on the way

Snapdragon 1000 chipset (Codename: SMD1000) is going to be launched soon in the market with more improvisation in process or procedures. It can also reduce the expectations  Intel Y and U series processors in the market beacues this SMD1000 has more features and speed than Y and U series of Intel. Snapdragon developers says that it has 16 GB  LPDDR4X RAM and two 128 GB UFS 2.1-rated memory modules on board and also appears to be support for Gigabit WLAN and more powerful processor than Snapdragon 850 and Intel Y series and u series

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