Qualcomm has unveiled the Snapdragon 821 chipset that will be 10% faster than its predecessor the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820. SD 821 powered handset could hit the markets by 2nd half of 2016.
The Snapdragon 820 has been immensely popular and already been used on many premium devices available in the Indian markets. Snapdragon 821 is using all the features of 820, it is not a replacement of 820 but an enhancement that extends the performance ability.
According to Qualcomm the 821 chipset will deliver 10% increase in performance when compared with the 820 reaching speed of up to 2.4GHz. The new 64 Bit 821 Chipset will support 4K UHD, quick charge, X12 LTE, call quality / reliability with ultra HD voice improved and more.
Snapdragon 820 has improved user experience and the 821 will enhance it further. We will have to wait for few more months when handsets powered by SD 821 will be launched.