Exciting News about Xiaomi’s Upcoming Smartphone with Snapdragon 8 Gen 4 Chip!
As various Android phone manufacturers continue to release new models equipped with the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chip, preparations for the Snapdragon 8 Gen 4 are also in full swing.
Recently, the blogger @DigitalTechChat leaked some great news about Xiaomi’s new phone, which is undergoing internal testing with the Snapdragon 8 Gen 4 chip. According to the leaks, this new chip developed entirely by Qualcomm brings various performance enhancements, and it is expected that Xiaomi’s flagship phone with this chip will enter the mass production stage in September. Based on the blogger’s description and the positioning of Xiaomi’s products, it is highly likely that this new phone is the Xiaomi 15 series.
The leaks reveal that the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 4 chip uses the TSMC N3E process and is codenamed “SUN”. It will be the first SoC to feature NUVIA cores (2 Nuvia Phoenix L cores + 6 Nuvia Phoenix M cores). Compared to the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3, it boasts a performance improvement of up to 40%. According to the Geekbench benchmark scores, the engineering model of the Snapdragon 8 Gen 4 achieved a single-core score of 2070 and a multi-core score of about 9100. This significant improvement over its predecessor demonstrates the powerful performance of the Snapdragon 8 Gen 4.
This new Xiaomi phone with the Snapdragon 8 Gen 4 chip, as indicated by the blogger and the positioning of Xiaomi’s products, is likely to be the highly anticipated Xiaomi 15 series. The Xiaomi 15 series has always been admired by consumers for its excellent performance and outstanding value for money, and the launch of this new phone will undoubtedly lead the new trend in the smartphone market once again. Whether it’s the Snapdragon 8 Gen 4 or the Xiaomi 15 phone, the official unveiling is still quite some time away.
Looking back at last year’s release of the Xiaomi 14 standard version, it was equipped with the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 processor, LPDDR5X memory, UFS 4.0 storage, a built-in 4610mAh battery, and support for 90W wired fast charging, 50W wireless fast charging, and reverse wireless charging. The phone features a 6.36-inch 1.5K OLED flexible display with a 120Hz refresh rate and a peak brightness of 3000nits.
The Xiaomi 14 standard version also boasts a 50-megapixel Leica main camera (note: the Light Hunter 900 custom image sensor), a 50-megapixel Leica ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 50-megapixel Leica 75mm floating telephoto lens. This series of configurations demonstrates Xiaomi’s commitment to high performance and multiple photography functions. With the arrival of the new Snapdragon 8 Gen 4 chip, the Xiaomi 15 series is expected to make even more significant advancements in these areas.