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Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform

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Gigabit Class connectivity

The Snapdragon X16 LTE modem is designed to deliver peak download speeds up to one Gigabit per second. That’s 10X as fast as first-generation 4G LTE, along with multi-Gigabit 802.11ad and integrated 2x2 11ac MU-MIMO Wi-Fi—giving you wireless Internet access at fiber optic speeds.

Advanced Qualcomm Spectra camera ISP

The 14-bit Qualcomm Spectra™ 180 ISP supports capture of up to 32 megapixels with zero shutter lag, and offers smooth zoom, fast autofocus and true-to-life colors for improved image quality.

Efficient Hexagon 682 DSP

The Qualcomm® Hexagon™ 682 DSP is designed to significantly improve performance and battery life, and includes the Qualcomm All-Ways Aware™ sensor hub and Hexagon Vector eXtensions (HVX) for optimal efficiency.

Powerful Kryo CPU

The Qualcomm® Kryo™ 280 64-bit CPU built on ARM Cortex technology has our most power-efficient architecture to date—with independent efficiency and power clusters, each designed to optimize for a unique user experience.

Immersive visual graphics

Delivering up to 25% faster graphics rendering and 60x more display colors compared to previous designs, the Qualcomm® Adreno™ 540 GPU supports real-life-quality visuals for exciting immersive experiences.

Qualcomm Mobile Security Suite

Get comprehensive user and device authentication with the Qualcomm® Mobile Security suite, which includes a full biometric suite for fingerprint scanning, voice, iris and facial recognition.

Features

  • Snapdragon X16 LTE modem: mobile connectivity with LTE download speeds up to 1 Gbps, multi-gigabit 802.11ad, and integrated 2x2 802.11ac Wi-Fi with MU-MIMO

  • Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 4 technology: 20% faster, 30% more efficient than our previous generation, charge from zero to up to 50% in 15 minutes2

  • Qualcomm® Adreno™ 540 GPU with visual processing subsystem: Advanced 3-D graphics rendering and up to 60X more colors help deliver life-like visuals for immersive experiences1

  • Qualcomm Spectra™ 180 Camera ISP: Dual 14-bit ISPs support up to 32MP single or dual 16MP cameras for the ultimate photography and videography experience

  • Qualcomm® Hexagon™ 682 DSP: Support for latest Machine Learning frameworks and image processing. Includes Hexagon Vector eXtensions and Qualcomm All-Ways Aware™ technology utilizing connectivity and sensors

  • Qualcomm® Kryo™ 280 CPU: Manufactured in 10nm FinFET to deliver our most power-efficient architecture to date

Specifications

CPU

CPU Clock Speed: Up to 2.45 GHz

CPU Cores: 8x Qualcomm® Kryo™ 280 CPU

CPU Bit Architecture: 64-bit

Process

Process Technology: 10 nm

DSP

DSP Technology: Qualcomm® Hexagon™ 682 DSP, Qualcomm All-Ways Aware™ technology

Cellular Modem

Modem Name: Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X16 LTE modem

LTE Category: LTE Category 16 (downlink), LTE Category 13 (uplink)

Downlink Features: 4x20 MHz carrier aggregation, Up to 256-QAM

Uplink Features: Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Upload+, 2x20 MHz carrier aggregation, Up to 64-QAM

Peak Download Speed: 1 Gbps

Peak Upload Speed: 150 Mbps

Supported Cellular Technologies: LTE FDD, LTE TDD, LTE-U, LAA, LTE Broadcast, WCDMA (DB-DC-HSDPA, DC-HSUPA), TD-SCDMA, CDMA 1x, EV-DO, GSM/EDGE

Multi SIM: LTE Dual SIM Dual Standby (DSDS)

Next-generation Calling Services: VoLTE with SRVCC to 3G and 2G, HD and Ultra HD Voice (EVS), CSFB to 3G and 2G

Wi-Fi

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

Wi-Fi Spectral Bands: 2.4 GHz, 5 GHz, 60 GHz

Peak speed: 867 Mbps

Channel Utilization: 20/40/80 MHz

MIMO Configuration: 2x2 (2-stream)

Peak QAM: 256 QAM

Wi-Fi Features: MU-MIMO, Multi-gigabit Wi-Fi, Dual-band simultaneous (DBS), Integrated baseband

Bluetooth

Bluetooth Version: Bluetooth 5.0

Location

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

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

Satellite Systems Support: GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS

NFC

Near Field Communications: Supported

RF

RFFE: Qualcomm® RF Front-End solution

USB

USB Version: USB 3.1

Camera

Megapixel Support: Up to 16 MP dual camera, Up to 32 MP single camera

Image Sensor Processor: Qualcomm Spectra™ 180 image sensor processor, 2x Image Sensor Processor (ISP), 14-bit, Qualcomm® Clear Sight™ camera features

Camera Features: Hybrid Autofocus, Optical Zoom, Hardware Accelerated Face Detection, HDR Video Recording

Video

Video Capture: Up to 4K Ultra HD video capture @ 30FPS

Video Playback: Up to 4K Ultra HD video playback @ 60 fps

Codec Support: H.265 (HEVC), H.264 (AVC), VP9

Display

Maximum On-Device Display Support: 4K Ultra HD, Up to 4K

Maximum External Display Support: 4K Ultra HD, Up to 4K

UI FPS: Up to 60 FPS

Color Depth: Up to 10-bit

Color Gamut: Rec2020

Standards: ULTRA HD PREMIUM-ready

General Audio

Audio Technology: Qualcomm Aqstic™ audio technology, Qualcomm® aptX™ audio technology

Qualcomm® aptX™ playback support: aptX Classic, aptX HD

Audio Playback

Playback Dynamic Range: 130dB

Total Harmonic Distortion + Noise (THD+N), Playback: -109dB

Dual Oscillator Support, Playback: 44.1kHz, 48kHz

PCM, Playback: Up to 384kHz/32bit

Additional Playback Features: Native DSD support (DSD64/DSD128), DoP (DSD over PCM)

Amplifier output power: Up to 4W

Speaker protection: Speaker protection

Audio Recording

Recording Dynamic range: 109dB

Sampling, Record: Up to 192kHz/24bit

Total Harmonic Distortion + Noise (THD+N), Record: -103dB

GPU

GPU Name: Qualcomm® Adreno™ 540 GPU

API Support: OpenGL ES 3.2, OpenCL 2.0 full, Vulkan, DX12

Power Consumption

Audio playback: 34mW for high performance mode

Low power voice activation: 0.65mA

Charging

Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ Support: Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 4 technology

Qualcomm® WiPower™ Support: Qualcomm® WiPower™ wireless charging

Security Support

Security Features: Qualcomm® Mobile Security, Key Provisioning Security, Qualcomm® Processor Security, Qualcomm® Content Protection, Qualcomm® Device Lock Authentication, Qualcomm® Trusted Execution Environment, Camera Security, Crypto Engine, Malware Protection, Secure Boot, Secure Token

Memory

Memory speed: 1866MHz

Memory Type: Dual-Channel, LPDDR4x

Storage

UFS: UFS2.1 Gear3 2L

SD: SD 3.0 (UHS-I)

Part

Part Numbers: 8998

  1. WCD9335, WCD9341

Qualcomm Snapdragon, Qualcomm Snapdragon Upload+, Qualcomm RF360, Qualcomm Spectra, Qualcomm All-ways Aware, Qualcomm Clear Sight, Qualcomm Adreno, Qualcomm SecureMSM, Qualcomm Mobile Security, Qualcomm SafeSwitch, Qualcomm Snapdragon StudioAccess, Qualcomm Aqstic, Qualcomm Kryo, Qualcomm Hexagon, Qualcomm Quick Charge, Qualcomm Secure Execution Environment, Qualcomm Snapdragon Smart Protect, and Qualcomm Snapdragon Security Platform are products of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. Qualcomm aptX is a product of Qualcomm Technologies International Ltd. Qualcomm WiPower wireless charging technology is licensed by Qualcomm Incorporated. Qualcomm WiPower products are products of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
1As compared to the Adreno 530 GPU in the Snapdragon 820 processor.​​​​​​​
2Quick 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

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CPU Clock SpeedCPU CoresModem NameLTE CategoryDownlink FeaturesUplink FeaturesPeak Upload SpeedRFFEMegapixel SupportImage Sensor ProcessorVideo CaptureVideo PlaybackCodec SupportAudio TechnologyGPU NameQualcomm® Quick Charge™ Support
Up to 2.8 GHz
8x Qualcomm® Kryo™ 385 CPU
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X20 LTE modem
LTE Category 18 (downlink)
LTE Category 13 (uplink)
5x20 MHz carrier aggregation
Up to 256-QAM
Up to 4x4 MIMO on three carriers
Maximum 12 spatial streams
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Upload+
2x20 MHz carrier aggregation
Up to 64-QAM
Uplink data compression
150 Mbps
Qualcomm® RF Front-End solution
Up to 16 MP dual camera
Up to 32 MP single camera
Dual 14-bit ISPs
Qualcomm Spectra™ 280 image signal processor
Up to 4K Ultra HD video capture @ 60 FPS
H.265 (HEVC)
Support for HDR10, HLG, and H.265 (HEVC) video capture
Qualcomm TrueWireless™ Technology
Qualcomm Aqstic™ audio technology
Qualcomm® Broadcast Audio technology
Qualcomm® aptX™ audio technology
Qualcomm® Adreno™ 630 GPU
Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 4 technology
Up to 2.45 GHz
8x Qualcomm® Kryo™ 280 CPU
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X16 LTE modem
LTE Category 16 (downlink)
LTE Category 13 (uplink)
4x20 MHz carrier aggregation
Up to 256-QAM
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Upload+
2x20 MHz carrier aggregation
Up to 64-QAM
150 Mbps
Qualcomm® RF Front-End solution
Up to 16 MP dual camera
Up to 32 MP single camera
Qualcomm Spectra™ 180 image sensor processor
2x Image Sensor Processor (ISP)
14-bit
Qualcomm® Clear Sight™ camera features
Up to 4K Ultra HD video capture @ 30FPS
Up to 4K Ultra HD video playback @ 60 fps
H.265 (HEVC)
H.264 (AVC)
VP9
Qualcomm Aqstic™ audio technology
Qualcomm® aptX™ audio technology
Qualcomm® Adreno™ 540 GPU
Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 4 technology
Up to 2.4 GHz
Quad-core CPU
4x Qualcomm® Kryo™ CPU
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X12 LTE modem
LTE Category 13 (uplink)
LTE Category 12 (downlink)
3x20 MHz carrier aggregation
Up to 256-QAM
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Upload+
2x20 MHz carrier aggregation
Up to 64-QAM
150 Mbps
Qualcomm® RF Front-End solution
Up to 28 MP camera
Qualcomm Spectra™ image sensor processor
2x Image Sensor Processor (ISP)
14-bit
Dual Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF)
Qualcomm® Clear Sight™ camera features
Up to 4K Ultra HD video capture @ 30FPS
Up to 4K Ultra HD video playback
H.265 (HEVC)
H.264 (AVC)
Qualcomm Aqstic™ audio technology
Qualcomm® Adreno™ 530 GPU
Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 3.0 technology
Up to 2.2 GHz
Quad-core CPU
4x Qualcomm® Kryo™ CPU
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X12 LTE modem
LTE Category 13 (uplink)
LTE Category 12 (downlink)
3x20 MHz carrier aggregation
Up to 256-QAM
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Upload+
2x20 MHz carrier aggregation
Up to 64-QAM
150 Mbps
Qualcomm® RF Front-End solution
Up to 28 MP camera
Qualcomm Spectra™ image sensor processor
2x Image Sensor Processor (ISP)
14-bit
Qualcomm® Clear Sight™ camera features
Up to 4K Ultra HD video capture @ 30FPS
Up to 4K Ultra HD video playback
H.265 (HEVC)
H.264 (AVC)
Qualcomm Aqstic™ audio technology
Qualcomm® Adreno™ 530 GPU
Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 3.0 technology