We're all about Snapdragon 820 today. After we told you about a potential Lumia that may utilize Qualcomm's flagship chipset for next year, and benchmark scores revealed the SoC to be a top performer, we're now learning that it may be featured in the 2016 Nexus smartphone, again made by Huawei.
The Chinese heavyweight has only made a single Nexus - this year's Nexus 6P, but the rumor goes that Google will be partnering with it for at least another year. And if the Snapdragon 820 is every bit as powerful as initial reports suggest, it's only natural for it to be the chosen one to do the job.
The info comes from Chinese electronics industry analyst Pan Jiutang, and he's putting Huawei in a list along with other big names like Samsung, Sony, LG, and Motorola, who will be outfitting devices with the S820.
Naturally, it's too early to consider this information final, and the ongoing hype around the Snapdragon 820 might have gotten people overly excited. That said, the chip remains the most logical solution for a Google flagship in 2016.
You don't have to agree. There are many flaws in their phones, i would love to see a Lenovo made nexus, something like their z2 pro with an updated cpu and chassis which Doesn't bend, doesn't have bluetooth issues, no rattling vibration nor camera fo...
If it has the same specs like the Mate 8 but with this SoC and a more reasonable sized screen then many people will buy it for sure.
Yes the next Nexus phone lol they only release one main phone every year.