The Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 and 617 Will Add Power and Precision

By: Michael Hemsworth - Sep 17, 2015
References: qualcomm & fudzilla
Consumers are always wowed by the features of the latest smartphone, but what about the internal components that keep them running?: enter the Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 and 617, which are set to be entering devices starting around Christmas of this year.

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 will feature a modem that allows for X6 LTE, while the Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 will boast X8 LTE; both impressive abilities for mid-range processors. Explaining this latest release, Qualcomm Senior Vice President, Product Management Alex Katouzian describes the reasoning behind this great release: "The introduction of these new processors is a clear indication that we are listening to the needs of our customers who want ever improving cameras, faster connectivity, and better battery life across all available price points."