MSM8920

MSM8920 processors are products of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

MSM8920 Processor

Creating a new entry point for mid-tier processors, the MSM8920 processor with an X9 LTE modem is the first mid-tier processor with Qualcomm® TruSignal™ antenna boost. It also features a 64-bit CPU with Cortex A53 and a 16MP dual ISP. The MSM8920 processor is making cutting-edge experiences more accessible with advanced computing, smooth graphics and remarkable camera quality.

Purpose-built platforms using the MSM8920 processor.

MSM8920 Specs

Cellular Modem

Modem Name

  • Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X9 LTE modem

LTE Category

  • LTE Category 13 (uplink)
  • LTE Category 7 (downlink)

Downlink Features

  • 2x20 MHz carrier aggregation
  • Up to 64-QAM

Uplink Features

  • Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Upload+
  • 2x20 MHz carrier aggregation
  • Up to 64-QAM

Peak Download Speed

  • 300 Mbps

Peak Upload Speed

  • 150 Mbps

Supported Cellular Technologies

  • Snapdragon All Mode
  • LTE FDD
  • LTE TDD
  • LTE Broadcast
  • WCDMA (DB-DC-HSDPA, DC-HSUPA)
  • TD-SCDMA
  • CDMA 1x
  • EV-DO
  • GSM/EDGE

Multi SIM

  • LTE Dual SIM

Next-generation Calling Services

  • VoLTE with SRVCC to 3G and 2G
  • Voice over Wi-Fi (VoWiFi) with LTE call continuity
  • HD and Ultra HD Voice (EVS)

Camera

Megapixel Support

  • Up to 16 MP camera

Image Sensor Processor

  • 2x Image Sensor Processor (ISP)

Video

Video Capture

  • Up to 1080p video capture @30 FPS

Video Playback

  • Up to 1080p video playback

Codec Support

  • H.265 (HEVC)
  • H.264 (AVC)

Display

Maximum On-Device Display Support

  • 1280x800
  • WXGA

Maximum External Display Support

  • Up to 720p

UI FPS

  • Up to 60 FPS

CPU

CPU Clock Speed

  • Up to 1.4 GHz

CPU Cores

  • Quad-core CPU
  • 4x ARM Cortex A53

CPU Bit Architecture

  • 64-bit

Process

Process Technology

  • 28 nm LP

DSP

DSP Technology

  • Qualcomm® Hexagon™ DSP
  • Qualcomm All-Ways Aware™ technology

GPU

GPU Name

  • Qualcomm® Adreno™ 308 GPU

API Support

  • OpenGL ES 3.0

Security Support

Security Features

  • Qualcomm® Processor Security
  • Qualcomm® Content Protection
  • Qualcomm® Device Lock Authentication

Part

Part Numbers

  • 8920

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