Qualcomm officially released the (Snapdragon 8 Gen1 new generation Snapdragon 8) chip, which is the second 4nm chip currently known. Judging from the officially announced parameters, Snapdragon 8 Gen1 has brought a very large performance improvement, but Samsung’s 4nm process has caused many consumers to have doubts. It is reported that Qualcomm may launch the Snapdragon 8 Gen1 Plus chip manufactured by TSMC in the second half of next year. The overall performance will be stronger. Many netizens are looking forward to this chip. There have been rumors that Xiaomi Mi MIX 5 is expected to be equipped with or even the first Snapdragon 8 Gen1 Plus chip, but judging from the latest news, everyone may be disappointed.
According to the latest news from the well-known blogger, the model code-named “l1” (Xiaomi MIX 5) is currently in trial production, which is still equipped with the Samsung Snapdragon 8 Gen1 Samsung foundry version.
Not long ago, a whistleblower revealed that there are devices with model numbers 2202121C and 2202121AC that have been submitted for registration, and the brand is displayed as MIX, which is expected to correspond to Xiaomi MIX 5 and Xiaomi MIX 5 Pro, respectively.
According to the news, this series of models is likely to be released until the first half of the year, and the TSMC version of the Snapdragon 8 Gen1 Plus may not have appeared yet, so naturally, it will not be equipped.
It is worth noting that after the return of MIX 4, Xiaomi has confirmed that the series will open every year, and continue to explore cutting-edge technology. It is Xiaomi’s top high-end product line. Although it is slightly regrettable in terms of performance, it may perform in other aspects. Dazzling.
For example, Xiaomi Mi MIX 5 may be equipped with the 200W wired fast charge that Xiaomi announced before. It only takes 8 minutes to charge 100%. It will be the first time that wired charging will enter the 10-minute era, which is very worth looking forward to.