APQ8053

APQ8053

The APQ8053 System-on-Chips (SoCs) are designed to help support various platforms for IoT applications.

Designed with a high-value combination of advanced features and power efficiency, the Qualcomm® APQ8053-Pro and APQ8053-Lite SoCs for IoT help support advanced use cases, including....

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Designed with a high-value combination of advanced features and power efficiency, the Qualcomm® APQ8053-Pro and APQ8053-Lite SoCs for IoT help support advanced use cases, including....

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Designed with a high-value combination of advanced features and power efficiency, the Qualcomm® APQ8053-Pro and APQ8053-Lite SoCs for IoT help support advanced use cases, including machine learning, robust edge computing, sensor processing and voice user interface (UI) enablement.

The APQ8053 processor combines octa-core processing power with a Qualcomm® Hex....

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Designed with a high-value combination of advanced features and power efficiency, the Qualcomm® APQ8053-Pro and APQ8053-Lite SoCs for IoT help support advanced use cases, including machine learning, robust edge computing, sensor processing and voice user interface (UI) enablement.

The APQ8053 processor combines octa-core processing power with a Qualcomm® Hexagon™ 546 DSP and a Qualcomm® Adreno™ 506 GPU, alongside integrated Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity, to help support platforms for the IoT and other applications.

The Qualcomm Hexagon, Qualcomm Adreno, and APQ8053 are products of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and/or its subsidiaries.

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Product Brief

Artificial Intelligence for differentiating user experiences

On-device machine learning through the Qualcomm AI Platform can support AI use cases including face detection, face recognition, object tracking and people counting.

4K Ultra HD video with enhanced camera features and object classification

Dual ISPs support staggered HDR, low light noise reduction, and enhanced auto-focus performance. Premium 4K @30fps HEVC video capture and playback with support for secondary streams for preview and streaming.

Integrated audio support

Support for dual microphones with PIMIC, >3 WCD for solutions with a voice UI.

Integrated connectivity support

Integrated support for 802.11ac, WI-FI, BT/BLE 4.x connectivity, as well as Bluetooth low energy and 15.4 connectivity for home control and automation applications.

APQ8053 Block Diagram

Features

  • Dual ISP ideal for supporting intelligent camera features for sports cameras, IP security cameras and VR cameras

  • Fabricated using the advanced 14 nm FinFET process for low active power dissipation & fast peak CPU performance

  • Adreno 506 GPU with 64-bit addressing @ up to 650MHz with latest API support

  • Hexagon 546 DSP designed to provide battery-efficient audio, video, and computer vision use cases

  • Heterogeneous architecture includes 64- bit, octa-core Arm Cortex-A53 CPU @ up to 2.2GHz per core

  • Qualcomm AI Platform designed to support on-device machine learning

  • Low power Snapdragon sensor core helps support always-on use cases at reduced power levels

  • Integrated 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.1 low energy and GPS support

  • Worldwide ecosystem of QTI vendors, customers, developers and embedded device OEMs

Specifications

CPU

CPU Clock Speed: 1.8 GHz

CPU Cores: 8x ARM Cortex A53, Octa-core CPU

CPU Architecture: 64-bit

Process

Process Technology: 14 nm LPP

DSP

DSP Technology: Qualcomm® Hexagon™ 546 DSP

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi Standards: 802.11ac with MU-MIMO, 802.11a/b/g, 802.11n

Wi-Fi Spectral Bands: 2.4 GHz, 5 GHz

Peak Speed: 364 Mbps

MIMO Configuration: 2x2 (2-stream)

Wi-Fi Features: MU-MIMO

Bluetooth

Bluetooth Version: Bluetooth 4.1

Bluetooth Technology: Bluetooth Low Energy

Location

Satellite Systems Support: Beidou, Galileo, GLONASS, GPS

RF

RFFE: Qualcomm® RF Front-End (RFFE) solution

Camera

Image Signal Processor: 2x Image Signal Processor (ISP)

Dual Camera: Up to 13 MP

Single Camera: Up to 24 MP

Camera Features: Enhanced autofocus

Video Capture (30 FPS): 4K Ultra HD video capture

Video

Video Playback: Up to 4K Ultra HD video playback

Codec Support: H.265 (HEVC), H.264 (AVC)

Display

Max On-Device Display: FHD+, WUXGA

General Audio

Audio Technology: Qualcomm Aqstic™ audio technology

GPU

GPU Name: Qualcomm® Adreno™ 506 GPU

Contributing Chipsets

PMICs: PM8652, PM8953

Security Support

Security Features: Qualcomm® Content Protection, Qualcomm® Device Lock Authentication, Qualcomm® Processor Security

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