Qualcomm is developing the Snapdragon 1000 for ultrabooks, which will compete with Intel chips Y – and U-series. This was reported by German website WinFuture.
Previously, Qualcomm has presented processors for laptops. The first was Snapdragon 835. In 2018 it is expected the announcement of the Snapdragon 850, which is an overclocked Snapdragon 845. It is reported that the Snapdragon 1000 will be a continuation Snapdragon 850. It will be fabricated using 7 nm process technology and use ARM Cortex A76.
Test platform, the Snapdragon 1000 is equipped with 16 GB of RAM LPDDR4X, two drives of 128 GB, Gigabit Wi-Fi module 802.11 ad and Gigabit LTE. Laptops with similar characteristics can go on sale, when the processor will present officially.
It is expected that the Snapdragon 1000 will be less than Intel (20 × 15 mm to 45 × 24 mm). He also will consume 12 watts of power. For comparison, the energy-efficient Intel processor consumes 15 watts, while the performance of the chips are the same.
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