Qualcomm will likely introduce the Snapdragon 875 chipset at its December event. This will be the top-of-the-line chipset that will be featured on a range of premium Android smartphones. But this time it could be the other way around. Realme is rumored to be the first brand to use the upcoming Snapdragon 875 SoC on an unannounced Realme 7 series phone.
In a Weibo post, Realme VP Xu Qi hinted at a possible link between the company and Qualcomm for the Snapdragon 875 chipset. This chipset will likely go inside a Realme 7 series phone, which may finally see a sticker. at a premium price. We already have the Realme 7, Realme 7 Pro and Realme 7i smartphones under the series, but there have been rumors of more models under the series.
We are not sure what it will be called, but the bet is on Realme 7 Pro +. This smartphone is rumored to launch early next year, which makes sense because the chipset itself will launch in early December. This chipset could also find use in an alleged gaming phone Qualcomm is working on in partnership with Asus.
Realme 7 Pro +, as we call the alleged model, could feature the ambitious 125W UltraDart fast charging technology. This smartphone is also rumored to feature a punch-hole display. Obviously there will be support for 5G connectivity on smartphones, at least for the supported markets.
Qualcomm’s upcoming flagship processor will be featured on a range of devices, the first of which could belong to Xiaomi, OnePlus and Oppo on their premium-tier devices. Xiaomi is ready to launch Mi 11 and Mi 11 Pro early next year, but Realme may have plans to beat it in the race.
Realme 7 Pro + is rumored to launch early next year, which makes sense because the chipset itself will launch in early December.
- Realme could launch the first Snapdragon 875 powered phone.
- It could be called Realme 7 Pro + and comes with 125W charging.
- Xiaomi is also in the running to call the dibs on the Snapdragon 875 SoC.