Rumored Qualcomm Snapdragon 815 Processor No More! But 820 SoC

It is unrealistic to stop the rumor in many sectors and if you consider the consumer electronics maker, this is certainly a mission impossible! The rumor news not only strike the leading Smartphone, Tablet and Smartwatch maker, they might even target towards any newbie in the segment. Interestingly, there are ample of such rumors have come true and the same quantity as been going in vain indeed. This kind of rumors not only gives some hope towards any upcoming products in the industry, also the same helps the industry to get remarkable hype among the people who are interested towards it.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 815 Processor:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 815 SoC No More

When it comes to the rumor fragment, there is no limitation that it should be targeted only an Original Equipment Maker (OEM) or any full product from the sector indeed. Even a single piece of a hole device could have a tremendous response in the rumor area. The UltraPixel Camera implementation in HTC One M9 Smartphone’s Selfie section is one among the widely spread rumor about a product targeting single element. There are plenty other related such widespread rumors exist in the industry even today.

Rumor About Qualcomm Snapdragon 815 Processor:

Qualcomm the most dominant manufacturer of Processors for various consumer electronics products including Smartphone, Tablet, and Smartwatch (wearables) categorically. Just a few months ago, there was an interesting leak/rumor news about this company on their upcoming project. It is nothing, but the advanced features enabled Qualcomm Snapdragon 815 Processor indeed. There are immense hype and expectation towards this processor from Qualcomm, as it is believed to be possessed with great features in the respective sector. This processor is assumed to be supported by ARM’s big little architecture in it. Apart from that, it might be built by Octa Core Central Processing Unit (CPU) along with Adreno 450 Graphics card support for the amazing gaming requirements.

Complete Features of Qualcomm Snapdragon 815 Processor:

Rumored Features of Qualcomm Snapdragon 815 SoC 2015

  • Supports ARM’s Big Little Architecture
  • Enabled with Adreno 450 GPU
  • Should have Octa Core CPU
  • Supports LPDDR4 RAM
  • MDM9x55 Built Cat 10 4G LTE Modem
  • Manufactured using 20nm Process

Above all the interesting features classified with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 815 Processor, advanced 4G LTE modem of cat10 is a great stuff. Why, because, using this modem, you can simply have a tremendous download speed of about 600Mbps (maximum). You won’t take more than a minute to download 1GB data on the go.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 815: It’s All Fiction:

After making huge anticipation towards the Qualcomm Snapdragon 815 processor, there is one major problem associated with this process, that is, the rumored Qualcomm Snapdragon 815 processor turns out to be accurate rumor, which is not exactly initiated by the Qualcomm though! Qualcomm’s senior Director of Public relations officially declared that, Rumored Qualcomm Snapdragon 815 Processor no more to come alive.

No Plans for Qualcomm Snapdragon 815 SoC:

Mr. Jon Carvil, the Qualcomm’s official for the public relations department, while speaking to Fudzilla, clearly stated that, there are no official plans towards the manufacturing of Qualcomm Snapdragon 815 SoC at any our plants in the world. In fact, our journey is all set to develop an advanced version of Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC, which will be a successor of Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 Chipset, he added.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC: The Future

The next or the upcoming project from Qualcomm is definitely the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC, which will be the future flagship processor from the company. This is deliberately known after the speech of Senior Public Relations official, Mr. Jon Carvil to Fudzilla.

As of now, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC is expected to hit the market by 3rdQuarter of 2015. The Smartphone’s which are unveiled by the end of 2015 or at the inauguration of 2016, could be featured with this latest processor categorically. Let us hope, Samsung Galaxy S7 or S8 could have this advanced processor in it(an intrinsic imagination, isn’t it!).

Expectations towards Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Kryo SoC Processor Features

Once everything gets clear, the expectations towards the same grow up and high again. As of now, the rumor about the Qualcomm Snapdragon 815 SoC died completely. This could really be made a wide anticipation about the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC, as it will be the Qualcomm’s upcoming and official Flagship processor for sure. Some of the interesting features to be getting implemented with the upcoming flagship processor from Qualcomm are as follows.

  • The Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC could be built with the advanced FinFET fabrication process.
  • This could be the first device to come with a Custom Qualcomm Core in the name of Kyro, which is also a first 64bit processor indeed.
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC will be built based on ARM version 8 procedures, which is exclusively designed by Qualcomm.
  • It is also expected to have an ARM architect of the big Little concept, which is already implemented with the current king of the processor industry, none other than Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 SoC.

Bottom Line:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 815 SoC — there is, later there could be and now it was no more! This processor baby died without being out for a breath and also give an incredible rise towards the Qualcomm’s upcoming flagship processor details, nothing but Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC, which is officially verified. Initially, there was a huge annoying factor spread on the internet about the overheating of Snapdragon 810 SoC in many HTC M9 Smartphones, and later died down after the company officially declared “it works fine” through their official verifications in various sectors. Let us hope, the upcoming Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC could give the best possible solutions without any technical hitch, comparing the ancestors.

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Originally published at on April 2, 2015.

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