Snapdragon 820 Mobile Platform

As one of the most cutting-edge mobile processors ever created, the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 820 mobile platform with X12 LTE supports the ultimate in connectivity, graphics, photography, power and battery efficiency. See firsthand how we’ve designed the 820 from the ground up to be unlike anything else.

Lightning-fast LTE

The Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X12 LTE modem offers 3x faster peak upload speeds and 33% faster peak download speeds compared to those of X10 LTE.

Immersive visual graphics

The Qualcomm® Adreno™ 530 GPU offers 40% improvement to graphics performance, compute capabilities, and power usage when compared to Adreno 430.

Spectra Camera ISP

14-bit Qualcomm Spectra™ Image Signal Processor (ISP) supports the capture of up to 28 megapixels with zero shutter lag.

Powerful Kryo CPU

As our first custom-designed 64-bit quad-core CPU, the Kryo CPU uses Qualcomm® Symphony System Manager as an intelligent resource management tool for Snapdragon that extends control of task scheduling and power management across the entire processor.

Efficient Hexagon 680 DSP

Significant improvement to the Hexagon 680 DSP enables the CPU to offload many tasks for more efficient processing. Featuring Qualcomm All-Ways Aware™ technology, the Hexagon 680 DSP also allows for ultra-low power “always-on” sensors and advanced low power-image processing.

Less Time Charging

With Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 3.0, users can spend less time charging and more time doing. As our fastest and most efficient charging technology yet, Quick Charge 3.0 is 4x faster than conventional charging and 38% more efficient than Quick Charge 2.0.



  • Peak Download Speed: 600 Mbps
  • Peak Upload Speed: 150 Mbps


  • CPU Clock Speed: Up to 2.2 GHz
  • Cores: 4x Kryo CPU
  GPU Adreno 530
  • OpenGL ES 3.2
  • OpenCL 2.0 full
  • Vulkan 1.0
  • DX11.2
  DSP Hexagon 680  
  CAMERA Spectra
  • Single Camera up to 28MP
  • Up to 13 MP dual camera
  • 2x Image Sensor Processor (ISP)
  • 14-bit
  • Hybrid Autofocus
  • Qualcomm® Clear Sight™ camera features
  • Qualcomm® Content Protection
  • Qualcomm® Device Lock Authentication
  • Qualcomm® Fingerprint Sensors
  • Qualcomm® Mobile Security
  • Qualcomm® Processor Security
  • Malware Protection
  • 4K Ultra HD
  • 3840x2160
  • Up to 4K UltraHD capture @ 30 fps
  • Up to 4K UltraHD playback
  • H.264 (AVC), H.265 (HEVC)
  • QCA9500 11ad Wi-Fi
  • QCA6174A 11ac Wi-Fi
  • 801.11ad Peak Speed: 4.6 Gbps
  • 2x2 802.11ac with MU-MIMO Peak Speed: 867 Mbps
RF   Qualcomm® RF360™ front-end solution
NFC NQ440 Supported
BLUETOOTH/FM QCA6174A Bluetooth 4.1
LOCATION   Support for 6 satellite systems: GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS

Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 3.0 technology

Experience the power of a Snapdragon 820 processor.

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