Snapdragon 653

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Snapdragon 653 Processor

The Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 653 processor builds on the momentum of its predecessor, the Snapdragon 652 processor—designed to provide increased connectivity and outstanding graphic and multimedia performance for top-tier smartphones and tablets. With up to 10% higher performance and twice the memory as its predecessor, the Snapdragon 653 processor is designed to support advanced features like an X9 LTE modem, a Qualcomm® Adreno™ 510 GPU and an octa-core CPU configuration.

Upgraded speed to meet even greater needs.

X9 LTE is engineered to support download speeds of up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds of up to 150 Mbps, with 2x20 MHz carrier aggregation in both uplink and downlink for plenty of high resolution photos and videos.

Portable photo-realism.

The Adreno 510 GPU is designed to provide processing power and amazing visual detail without unnecessarily eating through your battery.

Pixel perfect.

The Snapdragon 653 processor is engineered to support 4K Ultra HD capture and playback, and provides 2K display and dual camera support.

Snapdragon 653 Processor Specs

Cellular Modem

Modem Name

  • Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X9 LTE modem

LTE Category

  • LTE Category 13 (uplink)
  • LTE Category 7 (downlink)

Downlink Features

  • 2x20 MHz carrier aggregation
  • Up to 64-QAM

Uplink Features

  • Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Upload+
  • 2x20 MHz carrier aggregation
  • Up to 64-QAM

Peak Download Speed

  • 300 Mbps

Peak Upload Speed

  • 150 Mbps

Supported Cellular Technologies

  • Snapdragon All Mode
  • LTE FDD
  • LTE TDD
  • LTE Broadcast
  • WCDMA (DB-DC-HSDPA, DC-HSUPA)
  • TD-SCDMA
  • CDMA 1x
  • EV-DO
  • GSM/EDGE

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)

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi Standards

  • 802.11ac Wave 2
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11a/b/g

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

  • GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Beidou
  • Galileo
  • QZSS
  • SBAS

Global Emergency Services Support

  • Assisted GPS
  • OTDOA (LTE-based positioning)

Advanced Location Features

  • Low Power Geofencing and Tracking
  • Sensor-assisted Navigation

NFC

Near Field Communications

  • Supported

RF

RFFE

  • Qualcomm® RF360™ front-end solution

USB

USB Version

  • USB 2.0

Camera

Megapixel Support

  • Up to 21 MP camera

Image Sensor Processor

  • 2x Image Sensor Processor (ISP)

Camera Features

  • Zero Shutter Lag

Video

Video Capture

  • Up to 4K Ultra HD video capture @ 30FPS
  • Up to 1080p video capture @120 FPS

Video Playback

  • Up to 4K Ultra HD video playback

Codec Support

  • H.264 (AVC)
  • H.265 (HEVC)

Display

Maximum On-Device Display Support

  • 2560x1600
  • Quad HD
  • WQXGA

Maximum External Display Support

  • Up to 1080p

Audio

Audio Technology

  • Qualcomm® Immersive Audio
  • Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Voice Activation

CPU

CPU Clock Speed

  • From 1.8 to 1.95 GHz

CPU Cores

  • Octa-core CPU
  • 4x ARM Cortex A72
  • 4x ARM Cortex A53

CPU Bit Architecture

  • 64-bit

DSP

DSP Technology

  • Qualcomm® Hexagon™ DSP
  • Qualcomm All-Ways Aware™ technology

Process

Process Technology

  • 28 nm HPm

GPU

GPU Name

  • Qualcomm® Adreno™ 510 GPU

Charging

Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ Support

  • Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 3.0 technology
  • Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 2.0 technology

Security Support

Security Features

  • Qualcomm® Content Protection
  • Qualcomm® Device Lock Authentication
  • Qualcomm® Processor Security

Memory

Memory Speed

  • 933MHz

RAM

  • 8 GB RAM

Memory Type

  • Dual-Channel
  • LPDDR3

Part

Part Numbers

  • 8976Pro

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