This particular chipset from Qualcomm will be supporting 4K HDR (true 10-bit) at up to 192MP photo quality. It will also be able to handle refresh rates which goes up to 120hz. The company has claimed that the 5G connectivity, which is its main feature, will now be able to give gamers superior access to cloud-based and multi-player games anytime and from virtually anywhere.
Another reason why the Snapdragon 690 packs a punch is because it is equipped with the 5th generation Qualcomm AI Engine. This will enable advanced Artificial Intelligence-based imaging, smart camera, voice translation, and lastly AI-enhanced gaming experiences.
Now, though the pricing of the chipset alone hasn’t yet been revealed, it has to be reasonably lower than $70 as that is currently the average price point of a normal chipset which goes under the hood of currently available high-end 5G smartphones.
It should also be noted that the 5G technology is still at its nascent stage as it hasn’t yet been able to pick up momentum in terms of penetrating the telecom markets globally. In 2019, only 18.7 million units of 5G enabled smartphones were shipped, amid which Huwaei, LG, and Vivo took the first three spots by shipping 6.9, 6.7, and 2 million units, respectively.
Nonetheless, smartphone manufacturers are still choosing to ride this wave high by being the early adopter of 5G technology to stand out in the highly crowded and competitive market space. Despite all the challenges involved when it comes to the adoption of 5G, its infrastructure market has been valued at $1,619.61 million as of 2019 and it is being expected to reach $29,077.45 million by 2025 by registering 53.01% CAGR, in the next five years
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