Rumors about qualcomm, a model for MSM8998 processor, in 2016 there have been many times, and many people will be this kind of processor as the next generation of Snapdragon 830, but last week, qualcomm has been officially released a new generation of flagship Snapdragon 835, seems to be over Snapdragon 830.
Recently, the next generation of qualcomm has confirmed his flagship is MSM8998, but not everybody calls Snapdragon 830, but the details the relevant person in charge of qualcomm gave no definite answer.
In April this year, 10 Mobile MSM8998 appeared on a Windows system support list, and in a few months later, the processor was removed from the list, and as Snapdragon 625, Snapdragon 830 also gradually fade out people’s field of vision.Qualcomm has formally announced Snapdragon 835 now, but still not released to the minimum requirements of the system.
Not long ago, reports that Microsoft is based on ARM64 x86 architecture development, and it will be 10 Redstone 3 Windows update one of an important new features.According to Mary Jo Foley, the report said qualcomm under a processor will meet the requirements of Windows 10 to the simulation ability, which is the so-called Snapdragon 835.
MSM8998 will use 10 nm FinFET manufacture process, and will cooperate with samsung.So we can look forward to the processor will officially and we meet in the first half of 2017, at the same time Windows 10 Redstone 3 updates will come in the second half of 2017.