Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 revealed to support this amazing feature

According to foreign media protocol report, Qualcomm’s new generation of flagship processor Snapdragon 8 Gen2 internal model is SM8550, is expected to be launched at the end of this year, this flagship chip is 2023 Android camp ultra high-end cell phone standard.

protoco broke the news that Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen2 supports AV1 decoding, which is the first time Qualcomm provides AV1 decoding support on its own chips.

AV1 is an ultra-high performance video codec technology that provides more than 30% compression efficiency over the existing VP9.

In addition, AV1 video can be played on some Android devices through software decoding, but hardware-accelerated decoding can significantly improve battery life and playback performance, which is an important reason for Qualcomm’s next-generation flagship processor Snapdragon 8 Gen2 to follow through with support.