Mass production of SoC Xiaomi Surge S2 will begin in the third quarter of 2017
In late February, the company Xiaomi has announced a single-chip system of its own design, which was called Xiaomi Surge S1. The first smartphone with the new SoC has become Xiaomi Mi 5C.
The production Surge Xiaomi S1 according to the norms of 28-nanometer of technological process of the HPC+ is the company, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC). Xiaomi Surge S1 received two clusters, in each of which there are four Cortex-A53, operating at a frequency up to 2.2 GHz and 1.4 GHz respectively.
At the moment, TSMC has successfully produced a test batch of single-chip systems Surge Xiaomi S2 using 16-nanometer process technology. Sources have confirmed previous assumption that the mass production of SoC Xiaomi Surge S2 will begin in the third quarter of 2017.
Xiaomi Surge S2 will find application in smartphones Xiaomi Mi Mi 6s or 6c, which should go on sale in the fourth quarter of this year.