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Snapdragon 617 Processor

The Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 617 processor with X8 LTE is designed to deliver efficient performance and connectivity with an octa-core CPU, X8 LTE with support for Cat 7 speeds and Qualcomm® Adreno™ 405 graphics.

Qualcomm Snapdragon is a product of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and/or its subsidiaries.

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Product Brief

Fast speeds for greater needs

X8 LTE supports download speeds of up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds of up to 100 Mbps, with 2x20 MHz carrier aggregation in both uplink and downlink. That’s a whole lot of high resolution photos and videos.

Peace of mind

Qualcomm® Safeswitch™ technology is engineered to disable your device if it’s stolen or lost. And when you find your phone underneath the couch, Safeswitch turns it back into a smartphone.

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.

Specifications

CPU

CPU Clock Speed: Up to 1.5 GHz

CPU Cores: 8x ARM Cortex A53, Octa-core CPU

CPU Architecture: 64-bit

Cellular Modem

Modem Name: Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X8 LTE modem

Multi SIM: LTE Dual SIM

Next-generation Calling Services: Voice over Wi-Fi (VoWiFi) with LTE call continuity, HD Voice over 3G and VoLTE

LTE Category

Downlink LTE Category: LTE Category 7

LTE Downlink Features

Downlink Carrier Aggregation: 2x20 MHz carrier aggregation

Downlink QAM: Up to 64-QAM

LTE Uplink Features

Uplink Carrier Aggregation: 2x20 MHz carrier aggregation

Uplink QAM: Up to 16-QAM

LTE Speed

LTE Peak Download Speed: 300 Mbps

LTE Peak Upload Speed: 100 Mbps

Cellular Technology

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

LTE Technology: LTE TDD, LTE FDD, 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 4.1

Bluetooth Technology: Bluetooth Low Energy

Location

Satellite Systems Support: Beidou, Galileo, GLONASS, GPS

Location Support: Qualcomm® Location

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

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

RF

RFFE: Qualcomm® RF Front-End (RFFE) solution

USB

USB Version: USB 2.0

Camera

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

Single Camera: Up to 21 MP

Slow Motion Video Capture: 1080p @ 60 FPS

Video

Video Playback: Up to 1080p video playback

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

Display

Max On-Device Display: FHD+, WUXGA

Max External Display: External display support

Display Pixels: 1900x1200

General Audio

Audio Technology: Qualcomm® Noise and Echo Cancellation technology

GPU

GPU Name: Qualcomm® Adreno™ 405 GPU

API Support: OpenGL ES 3.1

Charging

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

Security Support

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

Memory

Memory speed: 933MHz

Memory Type: LPDDR3

Storage

eMMC: eMMC 5.1

SD: SD 3.0 (UHS-I)

Part

Part Numbers: 8952