Media: LG G6 will get the processor of the previous generation Snapdragon 821
11.02.2017 0 Comments
Already and not to count the number of leaks about the smartphone LG G6. Recent – live pictures of the device in the color Jet Black, which was published last week. But now it became known, another portion of the insides. According to the publication SemiAccurate, the flagship of LG G6 can not get the new Snapdragon processor 835 which will use the chip of the previous generation.
At CES 2017 edition filmed inner slide LG. As you can see, LG G6 do not will receive a Snapdragon processor 835. Instead, it will be equipped with a single-chip system Snapdragon 821. Other data say about protection from water and dust located on the rear side of the fingerprint scanner, the Full Vision screen diagonal of 5.7 inches and the audio system with four DACS, of course, if the term Quad DAC says about it.
The use of “obsolete” platforms due to the fact that all of the first batch of Snapdragon 835 reserved for Samsung Galaxy S8. If LG wanted to use the same SoC, she would have had to shift the release of a new smartphone in may or June. In the end, the company made a choice in favor of the platform of 2016 and early release of new products.
Experts doubt the LG. From the standpoint of the performance capabilities of the Snapdragon 821 to be missed for only a few years. But from the point of view of marketing and positioning LG G6 obviously going to lose to a competitor.
The press conference LG held on 26 February in Barcelona. The event will last about 100 minutes, invited thousands of spectators. Although the announcement of the G6 will take place in late February, the smartphone is expected on store shelves in a month.