Snapdragon Elite Gaming

Transform mobile devices into powerful gaming machines that push beyond mobile limits.

The ultimate gaming advantage.

Harness the power of desktop-level gaming with Snapdragon Elite Gaming™, providing elite gamers with the ultimate hand-held gaming experience. Deliver premium features and enhancements including advanced customization, ultra-realistic graphics and lightning speeds—all on their mobile device.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 is designed for elite gamers everywhere

Dec 1, 2020


Premium, first-to-mobile features.

Snapdragon Elite Gaming unlocks a suite of first-to-mobile features that transforms your premium mobile device into a gaming machine. We’ve developed a full arsenal of hardware and software features that are optimized for gaming—all fully integrated into top-tier Snapdragon mobile platforms. Our first-to-mobile PC-like gaming features enable players to game at the next level with smooth interactions, superior performance, blazing-fast response, incredible audio, ultra-realistic graphics with cinematic detail, and much more.

Enable the optimal gaming experience.

Adaptive game performance engine

This intelligent engine modifies CPU settings throughout a game for optimized, sustained performance all game long. Adaptive and predictive algorithms run automatically, without costing additional power, reducing jank for consistent gameplay that is ultra-fast and super smooth.

Game fast loader

Get immediate gaming gratification on your mobile device by skipping the load-lag and launching games at lightning speed—every time. This elite gaming feature reduces mobile game load times by up to 10% when compared to previous platforms.

Game network latency manager

Level up without moving a muscle…or sword, axe, or laser beam. This elite gaming feature automatically optimizes network settings and Wi-Fi configurations to make online gaming more efficient and fluid.

Snapdragon G3x Gaming Platform

The Snapdragon® G3x Gen 1 Gaming Platform unites all the Snapdragon Elite Gaming™ Technologies to create a powerful new category of gaming devices. A truly cross-platform experience, the Snapdragon G3x supports the games you already love. Battle every foe, complete every quest, and level-up your skills—this is the premier place to play all your games, from virtually anywhere.

Snapdragon Mobile Platforms—when winning is everything.

Discover Snapdragon elite gaming devices.

Discover the Qualcomm gaming studio.

Qualcomm Game Studios is a world class group of AAA game developers with 20+ years of experience in the industry. We strive to bring the best gaming experiences to Snapdragon platforms. Our team develops games for mobile, PC and XR, while also providing tools and services for partner game studios.

Elite gaming feature announcements.

Catch up on all the latest technical content and hear from thought leaders across the industry on how Snapdragon Elite Gaming is transforming your premium mobile device into the ultimate gaming machine.

Snapdragon Tech Summit 2019: Elite Gaming

Mar 5, 2021


Snapdragon Tech Summit 2020: Elite Gaming

Mar 5, 2021


*Compared to platforms without True HDR.
** Quick Charge is designed to increase the battery charge of a device by up to 50% in 15 minutes. Actual results may vary depending on device design
***In games running at 30fps.
Qualcomm Adreno, Qualcomm Kryo, Qualcomm Hexagon, Qualcomm Quick Charge, Qualcomm aptX, and Qualcomm Aqstic are products of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and/or its subsidiaries.