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Snapdragon 626 Mobile Platform

The Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 626 mobile platform is engineered to provide even more power and efficiency than its predecessors by using leading-edge 14 nm technology to power premium ....

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The Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 626 mobile platform is engineered to provide even more power and efficiency than its predecessors by using leading-edge 14 nm technology to power premium ....

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The Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 626 mobile platform is engineered to provide even more power and efficiency than its predecessors by using leading-edge 14 nm technology to power premium experiences in high-tier smartphones without draining the battery. Featuring support for full HD+ (1080p), an integrated Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X9 LTE modem, Qualcomm® Adreno™ 506 P....

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The Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 626 mobile platform is engineered to provide even more power and efficiency than its predecessors by using leading-edge 14 nm technology to power premium experiences in high-tier smartphones without draining the battery. Featuring support for full HD+ (1080p), an integrated Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X9 LTE modem, Qualcomm® Adreno™ 506 PC-class graphics and Qualcomm® TruSignal™ antenna boost technology, the Snapdragon 626 is designed to provide fast connectivity, vibrant displays and up to 10% higher performance o....

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Product Brief

Battery life that keeps on going

Devices are engineered to require less frequent charging thanks to a low-power Cortex A53 processor and efficiency-boosting features like universal bandwidth compression.

All pixels accounted for

The Snapdragon 626's dual ISP is designed to support rich detail and optical zoom for photos, and an expansive set of camera features, like gyro image stabilization and enhanced autofocus.

Even more powerful processing

An integrated Adreno 506 series GPU is designed to deliver unprecedented processing power for dazzling displays.

4K Ultra HD video

Premium 4K video with HEVC capture and playback for optimal balance of quality and bandwidth.

Integrated X9 LTE

Up to 3x the LTE upload speeds of most LTE devices - up to 150 Mbps, and advanced Wi-Fi with MU-MIMO - for super-fast sharing of high res photos and videos.

Less time charging

Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 3.0 is up to four times as fast as conventional charging and is 38% more efficient than Quick Charge 2.0. Spend less time charging and more time doing.

Features

  • Integrated X9 LTE

    • Cat 7 downlink, up to 300 Mbps
    • Cat 13 uplink, up to 150 Mbps
    • 2x20Mz carrier aggregation with up to 64-QAM
    • Snapdragon All Mode
    • Ultra HD Voice with EVS codec

  • Qualcomm® TruSignal™ antenna boost

  • Professional camera features and DSLR-like image quality with dual image signal processors

  • Qualcomm® Hexagon™ 546 DSP provides battery-efficient enhancements to audio, video, and computer vision use cases

  • Qualcomm® Adreno™ 506 GPU PC-class graphics with support for advanced APIs and Hardware Tessellation

  • Snapdragon sensor core supports new always-on use cases at reduced power levels and cost

  • Software leveragable across other Snapdragon 600 Series processors

Specifications

CPU

CPU Clock Speed: Up to 2.2 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™ DSP, Qualcomm All-Ways Aware™ technology

Cellular Modem

Modem Name: Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X9 LTE modem

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)

LTE Category

Downlink LTE Category: LTE Category 7

Uplink LTE Category: LTE Category 13

LTE Downlink Features

Downlink Carrier Aggregation: 2x20 MHz carrier aggregation

Downlink QAM: Up to 64-QAM

LTE Uplink Features

Uplink Technology: Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Upload+

Uplink Carrier Aggregation: 2x20 MHz carrier aggregation

Uplink QAM: Up to 64-QAM

LTE Speed

LTE Peak Download Speed: 300 Mbps

LTE Peak Upload Speed: 150 Mbps

Cellular Technology

Cellular Technology: WCDMA (DB-DC-HSDPA, DC-HSUPA), TD-SCDMA, CDMA 1x, EV-DO, GSM/EDGE

LTE Technology: Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ All Mode, LTE FDD, LTE TDD, LTE Broadcast

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi Standards: 802.11ac Wave 2, 802.11a/b/g, 802.11n

Wi-Fi Spectral Bands: 2.4 GHz, 5 GHz

Peak Speed: 433 Mbps

Channel Utilization: 20/40/80 MHz

MIMO Configuration: 1x1 (1-stream)

Peak QAM: 256 QAM

Wi-Fi Features: MU-MIMO, Integrated baseband

Bluetooth

Bluetooth Version: Bluetooth 4.2

Bluetooth Technology: Bluetooth Low Energy

Location

Advanced Location Features: Low Power Geofencing and Tracking, Sensor-assisted Navigation, Pedestrian Navigation

Global Emergency Services Support: Assisted GPS, OTDOA (LTE-based positioning)

Location Support: Qualcomm® Location

Satellite Systems Support: GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo

NFC

Near Field Communications: Supported

RF

RFFE: Qualcomm® RF Front-End (RFFE) solution, Qualcomm® antenna boost

USB

USB Version: USB 3.0

Camera

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

Dual Camera: Dual camera support

Single Camera: Up to 24 MP

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

Display Pixels: 1900x1200

UI FPS: Up to 60 FPS

General Audio

Audio Technology: Qualcomm® Noise and Echo Cancellation technology

GPU

GPU Name: Qualcomm® Adreno™ 506 GPU

API Support: OpenGL ES 3.1+

Charging

Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ Technology Support: Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 3.0 technology

Security Support

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

Memory

Memory speed: 933MHz

Memory Type: LPDDR3

Storage

eMMC: eMMC 5.1

SD: SD 3.0 (SDCC)

Part

Part Numbers: 8953Pro

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CPU Clock SpeedCPU CoresCPU ArchitectureModem NameDownlink LTE CategoryUplink LTE CategoryLTE Peak Download SpeedLTE Peak Upload SpeedRFFEImage Signal ProcessorSingle CameraVideo PlaybackCodec SupportAudio TechnologyGPU NameQualcomm® Quick Charge™ Technology Support
Up to 2.2 GHz
8x ARM Cortex A53
Octa-core CPU
64-bit
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X9 LTE modem
LTE Category 7
LTE Category 13
300 Mbps
150 Mbps
Qualcomm® RF Front-End (RFFE) solution
Qualcomm® antenna boost
2x Image Signal Processor (ISP)
Up to 24 MP
Up to 4K Ultra HD video playback
H.265 (HEVC)
H.264 (AVC)
Qualcomm® Noise and Echo Cancellation technology
Qualcomm® Adreno™ 506 GPU
Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 3.0 technology
From 1.95 GHz to 2.2 GHz
Qualcomm® Kryo™ 260 CPU
Octa-core CPU
64-bit
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X12 LTE modem
LTE Category 12
LTE Category 13
600 Mbps
150 Mbps
High-power transmit (HPUE)
Qualcomm® Adaptive Antenna Tuning
Qualcomm Spectra™ 160 image signal processor
14-bit
2x Image Signal Processor (ISP)
Up to 48 MP
Up to 4K Ultra HD video playback
H.265 (HEVC)
H.264 (AVC)
VP8
VP9
Qualcomm Aqstic™ audio technology 1
Qualcomm® aptX™ audio technology 1
Qualcomm® Adreno™ 512 GPU
Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 4 technology
From 1.8 to 1.95 GHz
4x ARM Cortex A72
4x ARM Cortex A53
Octa-core CPU
64-bit
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X9 LTE modem
LTE Category 7
LTE Category 13
600 Mbps
300 Mbps
150 Mbps
Qualcomm® RF Front-End (RFFE) solution
2x Image Signal Processor (ISP)
Up to 21 MP
Up to 4K Ultra HD video playback
H.265 (HEVC)
H.264 (AVC)
Qualcomm® Immersive Audio
Qualcomm® Voice Activation
Qualcomm® Adreno™ 510 GPU
Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 3.0 technology
Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 2.0 technology
Up to 1.8 GHz
4x ARM Cortex A72
4x ARM Cortex A53
Octa-core CPU
64-bit
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X8 LTE modem
LTE Category 7
300 Mbps
100 Mbps
Qualcomm® RF Front-End (RFFE) solution
2x Image Signal Processor (ISP)
Up to 21 MP
Up to 4K Ultra HD video playback
H.265 (HEVC)
H.264 (AVC)
Qualcomm® Immersive Audio
Qualcomm® Voice Activation
Qualcomm® Adreno™ 510 GPU
Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 3.0 technology
Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 2.0 technology
Up to 1.8 GHz
2x ARM Cortex A72
4x ARM Cortex A53
Hexa-core CPU
64-bit
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X8 LTE modem
LTE Category 7
300 Mbps
100 Mbps
Qualcomm® RF Front-End (RFFE) solution
2x Image Signal Processor (ISP)
Up to 21 MP
Up to 4K Ultra HD video playback
H.265 (HEVC)
H.264 (AVC)
Qualcomm® Immersive Audio
Qualcomm® Voice Activation
Qualcomm® Adreno™ 510 GPU
Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 3.0 technology
Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 2.0 technology
Up to 1.8 GHz
Qualcomm® Kryo™ 250 CPU
Octa-core CPU
64-bit
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X9 LTE modem
LTE Category 7
LTE Category 13
300 Mbps
150 Mbps
High-power transmit (HPUE)
Qualcomm® Adaptive Antenna Tuning
14-bit
2x Image Signal Processor (ISP)
Up to 40 MP
Up to 4K Ultra HD video playback
H.265 (HEVC)
H.264 (AVC)
VP8
VP9
Qualcomm Aqstic™ audio technology 1
Qualcomm® Adreno™ 506 GPU
Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 3.0 technology
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