With Snapdragon 690, Qualcomm brings 5G to low-cost smartphones

With Snapdragon 690, Qualcomm brings 5G to low-cost smartphones
With Snapdragon 690, Qualcomm brings 5G to low-cost smartphones


Qualcomm announced a new mobile processor on Wednesday, Snapdragon 690 gives the 5G phone to new price accessibility. Including HMD Global (Nokia), LG, Motorola, Sharp, and TCL, and others near about a total of six mobile companies are ready to do work with Snapdragon 690 5G in the second half of this year 2020 this is said by the San Diago-based chipset giant.

The director of Qualcomm said that with the help of pre-recorded video message during the time of briefing in front of media that is they want to upgrade the connectivity to 5G all over and make it affordable for everyone.

For a designed budget smartphone Qualcomm Snapdragon 960 5G includes  Kryo 560 CPU which delivers 20 percent more performance to its predecessor. The company’s fifth-generation AI-engine not only helps in improving Camera performance but also upgrading the enhancement of gaming performance by this chipset. With the Use of the company’s X51 5G modem, the Snapdragon 690 processor can bring multi Giga speed and “advanced” 5G coverage to the Series 6 platform for the first time. 

This is the first time Qualcomm comes with a 120Hz refresh rate supported screen in the budget smartphone. This time premium Android Smartphone comes with max to max 90 Hz to 120 Hz refresh rate features only.

The second improvement has done by Qualcomm on the imaging side. Now budget smartphone get allows recording of 4K HDR videos this the help of Snapdragon 690. The company promises that videos will have more colors and a greater dynamic range. And now, the camera will also able to capture a whopping 192MP still images.

In many places of the world, the rollout of 5G gets slow but this not stop or preventing Qualcomm to bring 5G enabled chipset. In March Qualcomm announced its Snapdragon 765G which offers improvements in CPU and GPU over its predecessor.

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