Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 processor was a major hit this year. The powerful system ended up appearing in the majority of the flagship smartphones such as Galaxy S8, S8 Plus and Note 8, Google Pixel 2, XL 2, Nokia 8 and LG V30 smartphones.
Fans of Qualcomm are now looking forward to what will happen next year, as Snapdragon 835’s successor, Snapdragon 845 is already in the making. As noted by Digital Trends, a new leak reveals the list of Android smartphones which will receive Snapdragon 845 system-on-chip next year.
The prediction or leak first showed up on Chinese social networking website, Weibo. Therefore, readers are advised to keep in mind that the information has not been backed by Qualcomm or any of the device manufacturers as yet. Therefore, it should be perceived as being a speculation as of now.
The list contains names of all the smartphones which will make use of Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 845 system-on-chip. The list further goes on to mention the month in which these handsets are expected to launch. On the basis of this list, it appears that January is going to be boring but February will not end up disappointing. It makes sense for February to be filled with surprises as one of the major technological events, Mobile World Congress is scheduled to take place then. Samsung’s Galaxy S9, S9 Plus along with LG G7 and G7 Plus smartphones are expected to arrive around the same time.
When April arrives, companies like Xiaomi and HTC will be concentrating on launching their Mi 7 and U 12 smartphones respectively. April will be followed by OnePlus’ launch of OnePlus 6 smartphone in June. ZTE’s Nubia Z18 is also scheduled to arrive soon, probably in March. August is expected to mark the debut of Nokia 10 and September will witness the Galaxy Note 8 getting unleashed.