Shortly after Qualcomm announced their latest Snapdragon 720G SoC in India yesterday, Realme and Xiaomi were quick to confirm that they will be among the first OEMs to launch a Snapdragon 720G-fueled smartphone.
More information on this coming soon! RT if excited pic.twitter.com/MWaHNCHFsT
— Madhav ‘s Lifestyle (@MadhavSheth1) January 21, 2020
Madhav Sheth, CEO of Realme Mobile India had published a poster via his Twitter handle hinting that the company’s first Snapdragon 720G phone may sport a pill-shaped, cut-out display that houses a pair of selfie cameras. From the silhouette, this device seems to share some resemblance to the Realme X50 announced last year,
Also working to bring #5G devices.?
Which SoC are you most excited about? RT & tell me!#Xiaomi ??
— Manu Kumar Jain (@manukumarjain) January 21, 2020
On Xiaomi’s end, there wasn’t much details about their first Snapdragon 720G smartphone, although the company’s executive Manu Jain do hint that it will be a high-end device.
As a quick recap, the newly announced Snapdragon 720G SoC is a gaming-centric SoC which is said to deliver “smooth HDR game play, dynamic color range and contrast, realistic and immersive in-game environments, and high-quality, synchronized sound with Qualcomm® aptX™ Adaptive”.
The chip will allow smartphones to take advantage of the NavIC navigation system which is capable of achieving a position accuracy of 20 metres (or less) in primary service areas.