Qualcomm said the Snapdragon SoC 821 features
The announcement of the Snapdragon system on a chip 821 was held in early July, at that time it was reported about the increase to 2.4 GHz and a maximum frequency of two processor cores Kryo and up to about 2 GHz of the remaining two cores.
Now the company said features Snapdragon 821, confirming that it will allow the smartphone to boot and run applications about 10% faster. In addition, the SoC supports developers kit applications for virtual reality VR Snapdragon processor and Google’s Daydream.
As for photography, the manufacturer declares the support of the dual phase auto focus (Dual PDAF), which works better than traditional phase detection autofocus (PDAF), and improved laser focusing. Speaking of energy efficiency 821 Snapdragon, Qualcomm said the improvement of this indicator by 5%.
Back to the CPU cores, the maximum frequency of which was increased from 2.15 to 2.34 GHZ in the older dual-core cluster and from 1.59 to 2.19 GHz in Junior. The Adreno 530 GPU frequency was increased from 653 to 624 MHz.
The first smartphone with Snapdragon SoC 821 can imagine Xiaomi or LeEco, the flagship of which scored more than 163 thousand points in AnTuTu.