In a groundbreaking announcement, Qualcomm Technologies has introduced the next evolution of its Snapdragon G Series, aimed at revolutionizing the gaming experience for enthusiasts and mobile gamers alike.
The new series comprises three tiers – Snapdragon G1, G2, and G3 – each tailored to cater to specific gaming needs.
The Snapdragon G1 series leads the charge, catering to handheld gaming aficionados. Designed to power fanless gaming devices, this series is set to redefine game streaming, whether through local connections or the cloud. At its core is the Snapdragon G1 Gen 1 Platform, boasting a formidable Qualcomm Kryo CPU (8 Core) coupled with the Qualcomm Adreno A11 GPU. This pairing guarantees seamless connectivity and extended battery life, ensuring players can relish their favorite console and PC games at peak quality for extended periods.
Taking a leap forward, the Snapdragon G2 series offers an enhanced gaming experience by harnessing the power of cutting-edge 5G and Wi-Fi 6/6E from the Qualcomm FastConnect 6700 Mobile Connectivity System. The Snapdragon G2 Gen 1 Platform, the flagship of this tier, promises unparalleled mobile and cloud gaming across a variety of environments. Driven by the latest Kryo CPU (8 Core), an optimized Adreno A21 GPU, and the Snapdragon X62 5G Modem-RF System, the G2 Gen 1 Platform opens the door for gamers to explore the expansive realm of mobile and cloud gaming without any compromises.
Culminating in the ultimate gaming experience, the Snapdragon G3 series is the epitome of enthusiast-grade features and performance. Built upon the foundation of Qualcomm Technologies’ innovative gaming capabilities, the G3 series is the pinnacle of gaming technology. The star of this tier, the Snapdragon G3x Gen 2 Platform, showcases remarkable improvements over its predecessor. Equipped with a Kryo CPU (8 Core) and Adreno A32 GPU, the platform boasts over 30 percent faster CPU performance and an astonishing 2x faster GPU performance.
The G3x Gen 2 Platform also introduces a range of cutting-edge gaming features, including hardware-accelerated ray tracing, game super resolution, XR glass tethering, and premium Bluetooth audio through Snapdragon Sound Technology Suite. Moreover, it offers ultra-responsive wireless speeds via Wi-Fi 7 High-Band Simultaneous (HBS) and support for 5G sub-6 and mmWave connectivity.
Mithun Chandrasekhar, Senior Director of Product Management at Qualcomm Technologies, expressed his excitement: “The new generation of Snapdragon G Series powered devices will be the best place for gamers to play their favorite titles, offering them the ability to choose from the cloud, console, Android, or PC while on-the-go.”
The gaming landscape is set to be forever transformed as Qualcomm Technologies pioneers this new era of mobile gaming performance and innovation with its Snapdragon G Series. Gamers and technology enthusiasts alike can anticipate an exhilarating and immersive gaming experience that was once only a dream.