According to the latest industry rumors, the Snapdragon 8 Gen1 refresh made by TSMC, the Snapdragon 8 Gen1 Plus, reportedly saw its launch delayed to the second half of this year. As stated, this would be due to the “epidemic and other factors“, and you have to remember that In China, COVID-19 resurfaced with forceforcing factories to close, keeping people at home and adding further strain to already strained logistics.

Snapdragon 8 Gen1

According to the latest rumors, Qualcomm will announce at some point during the current month of May the Snapdragon 8 Gen1 Plus (model SM8475), the first Plus variant that is really worth it, because it will not be the same overclocked SoC, so all Plus variants seen so far are nothing more than the same inefficient and increased consumption SoC and in temperatures, but the big difference with the Snapdragon 8 Gen1 Plus SoC is that it will be made using a new manufacturing process, and that is none other than TSMC 4nmit will therefore be a more efficient and powerful SoC by allowing higher frequencies to be reached compared to Samsung Foundry’s 4nm.

While the first terminals to integrate this SoC were expected, where the first wave will be led by Lenovo, Motorola, OnePlus and Xiaomi, are announced in June, now we might have to wait a little longer to see these terminals for sale. phase includes Lenovo and Motorola, OnePlus and Xiaomi.

via: Weibo