Qualcomm’s motto seems to be ‘In the event that they go excessive, we’ll go low‘ as the corporate seems to be responding to the specter of ARM-powered Macs with a brand new technology of low cost and cheerful Snapdragon 7-series processors designed for laptops.
Uncovered by Winfuture, the 8-core SC7295 can be cheaper and fewer highly effective hat the lately leaked SC8280 processor. Based mostly on the mid-range Snapdragon SM7350 processor, it is going to function 4 “gold” cores, one working at 2.7 Ghz, 3 working at 2.4 Ghz and 4 low-power cores working at 1.8 Ghz.
It could not be as highly effective because the SC8280XP which options 4 high-end “Gold +” cores clocked at 2.7GHz paired with 4 extra high-end “Gold” cores clocked at 2.43Ghz.
Whereas a variety of efficiency and worth is OK, it’s apparent that even Qualcomm’s present high-end processors haven’t closed the efficiency hole with Intel and particularly the Apple M1 chipset but, and it appears futile to count on to extend ARM laptops market share with a fair weaker product.
by way of XDA-Dev