The first smartphone running Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chip still experiences overheating

Tram Ho

Motorola recently launched the Moto Edge X30 in the Chinese market. This is the first smartphone in the world equipped with Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor with the most powerful performance. The price of this smartphone is also quite cheap from only 11 million. However, according to initial reviews, the Moto Edge X30 still experiences overheating when performing heavy tasks.

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Specifically, a well-known leaker in the technology world, Ice Universe, posted an article on Twitter saying that the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chip on Moto phones has problems with overheating when performing heavy tasks.

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“On Moto phones, the heavy-duty performance tests for the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chip make the device very hot. Be prepared, 2022 could be an “extremely hot” year. for Android phones”

The “Moto phone” mentioned above is the Moto X30, the first smartphone with the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chip. According to Qualcomm previously announced, the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor has a strong focus and processing power. AI, and it is thanks to AI technologies that this chip can partly solve the problem of heat when compared to its predecessors like Snapdragon 888 or 888+. However, the situation does not seem to be getting any better, at least in the early stages.

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To overcome overheating, manufacturers can tweak the phone’s hardware so that the smartphone’s heat dissipation is optimal, combined with the AI ​​power of the new Snapdragon chip and processing software. management that customizes performance based on machine temperature to address overheating. The Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chip itself is developed on Samsung’s 4nm process as well as using the ARM v9 architecture, so in theory this chip will run “cooler” than previous generations of chips.

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Moto Edge X30 with Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chip reaches more than 1 million AnTuTu Benchmark performance points

Currently, it is still too early to confirm whether the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chip will solve the overheating phenomenon compared to the previous generation of chips, because no smartphone equipped with this chip has been commercially available yet. officialization. We will need to wait a while longer when more smartphones equipped with Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor are sold on the market to be able to accurately evaluate.

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Source : Genk