The new chip also includes improvements in artificial intelligence and with its image signal processor (ISP). The combination of these is expected to provide significant improvements in low-light and night-time photography, for example, as the AI and camera can automatically select the optimal settings.
Snapdragon 888: manufacturers announce support
It is expected that the new Snapdragon 888 will be found in most Android flagships next year. Specifically, Asus, Black Shark, LG, Meizu, Motorola, Nubia, Realme, OnePlus, Oppo, Sharp, Vivo, Xiaomi and ZTE have already been mentioned. At Motorola, the Snapdragon 888 will be used in the Moto G family and in Oppo’s new Find-X series, as the manufacturers have already announced.
Qualcomm didn’t mention Samsung explicitly, but the next Galaxy S21 models are likely to use the new high-end chip – at least for the US version. For OnePlus, the OnePlus 9 models are very likely candidates, also in regards to the past years.
As already mentioned above, further details about the Snapdragon 888 will be revealed in the following hours at Qualcomm’s Tech Summit.