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Snapdragon 865 5G Mobile Platform

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 mobile platform scales 5G and leading 5th gen AI to power next-generation, premium devices with breakthrough features—from Gigapixel speed photography to desktop-level gaming features to staggering multi-gigabit 5G connectivity.

Our leading 5th gen Qualcomm® Artificial Intelligence (AI) Engine drives on-device experiences that are more intuitive, intelligent and responsive than ever before including smarte....

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Our leading 5th gen Qualcomm® Artificial Intelligence (AI) Engine drives on-device experiences that are more intuitive, intelligent and responsive than ever before including smarte....

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Our leading 5th gen Qualcomm® Artificial Intelligence (AI) Engine drives on-device experiences that are more intuitive, intelligent and responsive than ever before including smarter voice assistants with contextual awareness.

For stunning photography, the new Qualcomm Spectra™ 480 ISP captures professional-quality videos at Gigapixel speeds while simultaneou....

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Our leading 5th gen Qualcomm® Artificial Intelligence (AI) Engine drives on-device experiences that are more intuitive, intelligent and responsive than ever before including smarter voice assistants with contextual awareness.

For stunning photography, the new Qualcomm Spectra™ 480 ISP captures professional-quality videos at Gigapixel speeds while simultaneously taking brilliant 64MP photos.

Plus, brand-new Qualcomm® Snapdragon Elite Gaming™ features bring desktop-level gaming to mobile with ultra-realistic graphics from a revved-up GP....

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Product Brief

5G reaches peak performance

This is the most advanced 5G platform—ever. The Snapdragon X55 5G Modem-RF System achieves staggering multi-gigabit speeds of up to 7.5 Gbps and supports all key regions and frequency bands from 5G mmWave and sub-6, TDD and FDD, to SA and NSA modes. With support for Dynamic Spectrum Sharing (DSS) Snapdragon X55 helps rapidly expand the 5G global footprint.

Innovative and intelligent on-device AI

Our leading 5th generation Qualcomm AI Engine packs 2x the performance of its predecessor. With the brand-new Qualcomm® Hexagon™ Tensor Accelerator, it pushes 15 trillion operations per second with maximum efficiency. This brilliant machine fuels intuitive mobile experiences in photography, gaming and voice interactions such as real-time AI translation.

Qualcomm Sensing Hub

Integrated directly into the AI engine, the all-new Qualcomm® Sensing Hub ensures highly accurate voice detection and always-on contextual awareness for smarter virtual assistants—all while using extremely low power. 

Stunning photography at gigapixel speeds

The new Qualcomm Spectra 480 ISP captures professional-quality photos and videos and it’s faster– it can process 2 Gigapixels per second. This Gigapixel speed delivers new camera features including Dolby Vision video capture, 8K video recording, capture 200 megapixel photos, and simultaneously capture 4K HDR video and 64 MP photos.

Desktop-level gaming features

Harness the power of jaw-dropping, desktop-level gaming with a full suite of brand-new Snapdragon Elite Gaming features—exclusively on the Snapdragon 865—including Desktop Forward Rendering for extreme realism and the first-ever updatable GPU drivers on mobile.

Resilient power & performance

The Qualcomm® Kryo™ 585 CPU provides 25% faster performance to power dynamic, process-intensive experiences with incredible efficiency and superior battery life throughout the day. Plus, Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ AI technology checks battery health and safety to help extend battery life cycles up to 200 days.  

Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 delivers breakthrough 5G, AI, and video experiences

Dec 4, 2019

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Explore Snapdragon premium features.

The Snapdragon 865 5G Mobile Platform is our ultimate intelligent mobile platform that will extend the way people see, hear and interact with the world around them. Learn more about all the features of our premium Snapdragon mobile platforms and the experiences they support.

Features

  • Supports global roaming and global multi-SIM 

  • Supports all key regions and frequency bands including mmWave, sub-6, TDD, FDD and Dynamic Spectrum Sharing (DSS)

  • Compatible with both standalone and non-standalone modes  

  • 5th generation Qualcomm AI Engine is 2x more powerful than its predecessor 

  • 15 TOPS AI performance while using lower power 

  • All-new Qualcomm® Hexagon™ Tensor Accelerator

  • New CV-ISP operates at 2 Gigapixels per second

  • No limit HD slow-motion video capture at 960 FPS

  • First Dolby Vision for video capture on mobile

  • Qualcomm® Adreno™ 650 GPU delivers up to 25% performance boost from its predecessor

  • Full suite of brand-new Snapdragon Elite Gaming features including: Desktop Forward Rendering, Qualcomm® Game Color Plus v2.0, Qualcomm® Game Smoother

  • True 10-bit HDR gaming and first-ever updatable GPU drivers on mobile  

  • Kyro CPU provides 25% faster performance

  • New Qualcomm Sensing Hub

    • Low power AI voice assistant support with contextual awareness
    • Supports voice, audio and sensors 

  • Hexagon Voice Assistant Accelerator for advanced voice use cases

  • Qualcomm Aqstic™ Audio Technologies offer native DSD support, PCM up to 384 kHz/32-bit and customizable "Golden Ears" filter

  • Qualcomm® aptX™ Adaptive audio for robust, low-latency and high-quality wireless audio

Specifications

5G

5G Chipset: Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X55 Modem-RF System

5G Spectrum: Dynamic Spectrum Sharing (DSS), mmWave, sub-6 GHz

5G mmWave specs: 800 MHz bandwidth, 8 carriers, 2x2 MIMO

5G sub-6 GHz specs: 200 MHz bandwidth, 4x4 MIMO

5G Peak Download Speed: 7.5 Gbps

Multi-SIM features: Global 5G multi-SIM

Performance Enhancement Technologies: Qualcomm® 5G PowerSave, Qualcomm® Smart Transmit™ technology, Qualcomm® Wideband Envelope Tracking, Qualcomm Signal Boost adaptive antenna tuning

5G Peak Upload Speed: 3 Gbps

Qualcomm® Artificial Intelligence (AI) Engine

AIE CPU: Qualcomm® Kryo™ 585 CPU

AIE GPU: Qualcomm® Adreno™ 650 GPU 

AIE DSP: Qualcomm® Hexagon™ Vector eXtensions (HVX), Qualcomm® Hexagon™ Tensor Accelerator, Qualcomm® Sensing Hub, Qualcomm® Hexagon™ 698 Processor, Qualcomm® Hexagon™ Scalar Accelerator

CPU

CPU Clock Speed: Up to 2.84 GHz

CPU Cores:  Qualcomm® Kryo™ 585 CPU

CPU Architecture: 64-bit

Process

Process Technology: 7 nm

DSP

DSP Technology: Qualcomm® Hexagon™ Vector eXtensions (HVX)

Qualcomm® FastConnect™ Subsystem

Wi-Fi/Bluetooth Subsystem: Qualcomm® FastConnect™ 6800

60 GHz Wi-Fi features: Always-on Wi-Fi sensing, Wire-equivalent latency

Bluetooth Features: 1-to-many Bluetooth broadcast, Qualcomm TrueWireless™ Stereo, Bluetooth 5.1, Qualcomm® aptX™ Voice audio for super wide band voice calls, Qualcomm® aptX™ Adaptive Audio

Wi-Fi 6 features: MU-MIMO (Uplink and Downlink), 8x8 sounding, OFDMA (Uplink and Downlink), 1024 QAM, Dual-band simultaneous (DBS), WPA3 security support, Target Wake Time

Cellular Modem

Modem Name: Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X55 5G modem-RF system

Cellular Technology

Cellular Technology: HSPA, WCDMA, TD-SCDMA, CDMA 1x, EV-DO, GSM/EDGE

LTE Technology: LTE including CBRS support

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi Standards: 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6), 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6-ready), 802.11ad, 802.11ay, 802.11ac Wave 2, 802.11a/b/g, 802.11n

Qualcomm® Wi-Fi 6 technology features: MU-MIMO (Uplink and Downlink), 8x8 sounding, OFDMA (Uplink and Downlink), 1024 QAM, Dual-band simultaneous (DBS), WPA3 security support, Target Wake Time

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

Peak Speed: 10 Gbps

Qualcomm® 60 GHz Wi-Fi technology features: Always-on Wi-Fi sensing, Wire-equivalent latency

Bluetooth

Bluetooth Audio:  Qualcomm® aptX™ Adaptive Audio, Qualcomm aptX Voice audio for super wide band voice calls, Qualcomm TrueWireless™ Stereo

Bluetooth Version: Bluetooth 5.1

NFC

Near Field Communications: Supported

Location

Satellite Systems Support: Beidou, Galileo, GLONASS, Dual frequency GNSS, NavIC enabled, GPS, GNSS, QZSS, SBAS

USB

USB Version: USB 3.1, USB-C

Camera

Image Signal Processor: Qualcomm Spectra™ 480 image signal processor, Hardware accelerator for computer vision (CV-ISP), Dual 14-bit CV-ISPs

Dual Camera, ZSL, 30fps: Up to 25 MP

Single Camera, MFNR, ZSL, 30fps: Up to 64 MP

Single Camera: Up to 200 MP

Camera Features: HEIF photo capture

Slow Motion Video Capture: 720p @ 960 FPS

Video Capture Formats: Dolby Vision, HDR10, HDR10+, HEVC

Video Capture Features: 4K video capture with simultaneous 64MP photo capture, Rec. 2020 color gamut video capture, Up to 10-bit color depth video capture

Video

Codec Support: Dolby Vision, H.265 (HEVC), HDR10+, HLG, HDR10, H.264 (AVC), VP8, VP9

Display

Max On-Device Display: 4K @ 60 Hz, QHD+ @ 144 Hz

Max External Display: 4K @ 60 Hz

HDR: HDR10+, HDR10

Color Depth: Up to 10-bit

Color Gamut: Rec2020

General Audio

Audio Technology: Qualcomm® Hexagon™ Voice Assistant Accelerator, Qualcomm Aqstic™ audio codec up to WCD9385, Qualcomm Aqstic™ smart speaker amplifier up to WSA8815, Qualcomm Aqstic™ audio technology

GPU

GPU Name: Qualcomm® Adreno™ 650 GPU

GPU Video Playback: Volumetric VR video playback, 8K 360 VR video playback

API Support: OpenCL™ 2.0 FP, Vulkan® 1.1, OpenGL® ES 3.2, DX12

Charging

Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ Technology Support: Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 4+ technology, Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ AI

Security Support

Fingerprint Sensor: Qualcomm® 3D Sonic, Qualcomm® 3D Sonic Max 

Secure Processing Unit: Biometric Authentication (Fingerprint, Iris, Voice, Face)

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

Memory

Memory speed: 2750MHz

Memory Type: 4x16bit, LPDDR5 

Part

Part Numbers: SM8250

Qualcomm Snapdragon, Qualcomm Spectra, Qualcomm Sensing Hub, Qualcomm Adreno, Qualcomm Aqstic, Qualcomm Kryo, Qualcomm Hexagon, Qualcomm Quick Charge, Qualcomm AI Engine, Qualcomm Processor Security, Qualcomm aptX, Qualcomm FastConnect, Qualcomm 5G PowerSave, Qualcomm Smart Transmit, Qualcomm Wideband Envelope Tracking, Qualcomm® Wi-Fi 6, Qualcomm® 60 GHz Wi-Fi , Qualcomm TrueWireless, Qualcomm 3D Sonic, Qualcomm 3D Sonic Max, Qualcomm Mobile Security, Qualcomm Content Protection, Qualcomm Snapdragon Elite Gaming, Qualcomm Game Color Plus, Qualcomm Game SmooterQualcomm Trusted Execution Environment and Qualcomm Signal Boost are products of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and/or its subsidiaries.

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7.5 Gbps
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  • TURBO mode operation
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