Yesterday, Qualcomm launched it’s Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 at Hawaii. Here are the specifications and benchmarks

Specifications for Snapdragon 8 Gen 3:

  • Manufacturing Process: 4nm, TSMC
  • System Efficiency: 10% improvement in power efficiency*
  • Kryo CPU: 30% enhanced performance and 20% improved power efficiency*
    • 1 x Cortex-X4 @ 3.3GHz
    • 3 x A720 @ 3.2GHz
    • 2 x A720 @ 3.0GHz
    • 2 x A520 @ 2.3GHz
  • Adreno GPU: 25% boost in performance and 25% increased power efficiency*
  • AI Capabilities: 98% advancement in AI performance and 40% better performance per watt*
    • Supports models with up to 10 billion parameters for Gen AI
  • Spectra ISP: Features support for 8K HDR, real-time semantic segmentation with multi-camera capabilities, HDR photo technology from Dolby, and dual always-sensing cameras
  • Gaming: Comprehensive support for Snapdragon Elite Gaming features and newly added hardware-accelerated ray tracing with global illumination
  • Connectivity: Equipped with the Snapdragon X75 5G Modem-RF System, offering peak download speeds of 10 Gbps; and the Qualcomm FastConnect 7800 Mobile Connectivity System, which supports Wi-Fi 7 with speeds of up to 5.8 Gbps

*In comparison to the previous generation, Snapdragon 8 Gen 2


By Harry