Qualcomm has simply introduced its next-gen Snapdragon X65 5G modem, which gives an awesome leap over the last-gen Snapdragon X60 5G in terms of obtain speeds.
The last-gen Snapdragon X60 5G modem is constructed into the brand new Snapdragon 888 chipset, however the brand new Snapdragon X65 5G modem gives super-fast 10Gbps obtain speeds… up from the 7.5Gbps provided on the Snapdragon X60. You would possibly want to attend till networks catch as much as provide that insane 10Gbps, however Qualcomm is forward of the curve — as all the time.
Qualcomm additionally says it’s first with the Snapdragon X65 to assist the upcoming 3GPP Launch 16 specification, in any other case often known as “5G part 2” that may have enhancements together with MIMO connectivity, improved energy consumption, and a lot extra. It would additionally assist 5G networks transfer from simply customers to extra business and enterprise customers by way of assist for unlicensed spectrum and personal networks.
One other good contact is that Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon X65 modem system is upgradeable, so the corporate can proceed to tweak the chip and add options over time. That is a really, very good contact — as 10Gbps is greater than sufficient bandwidth to stream and add, and obtain, and do the whole lot in between all at 8K.
There’s additionally the brand new Qualcomm 545 mmWave antenna included with the brand new Snapdragon X65 5G, the newest 4th-generation mannequin that has improved transmission energy and helps all the vary of world mmWave frequencies.