LeECO surprised everyone when they unveiled the first Smartphone powered by Snapdragon 820. Though, Qualcomm does not launch versions very fast, but this time the Rumors are they may launch Snapdragon 823 early 2nd half of 2016.
According to Chinese media, LeEco is already working closely with Qualcomm on a Model to be powered with new Snapdragon 823 and is expected to be announced at Mobile World Congress at Shanghai that starts at the end of this month, from June 29 and to July 1st. If the information is correct, LeEco will probably be the first Smartphone Manufacturer to release a Snapdragon 823 powered phone !!
According to the sources, Snapdragon 823 will be having slightly upgraded specs as compared to the most powerful processor of today ” SD820 “. The Smartphone will get increased clock speed, with other upgrades in Graphics Adreno 530 GPU, X12 LTE baseband and Cat.12 / 13 support. Other possible specs include the massive 8GB LPDDR4 RAM and the mind blowing 25MP camera sensor. Till now, Except Gionee no one has offered such high specs. Just to remind, Gionee E8 is capable of taking 120 MP in Ultrapixel Mode. TheGalaxy Note 6 is long rumored to be using this new chip and so is the ASUS ZenFone Deluxe model for some Asian markets.
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