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Qualcomm confirms Snapdragon 8 Gen1 name amid rumours

Washington [US]: Ahead of its Snapdragon Tech Summit slated for November 30, Qualcomm today announced some changes to its branding strategy for mobile SoCs, along with the fact that there are now over two billion Snapdragon devices in use across the globe.According to GSM Arena, Qualcomm has confirmed recent rumours, saying that it will switch to a new naming scheme for its mobile platforms. The names will entail “a single-digit series and generation number”, starting with the newest flagship Snapdragon 8-series platform.So without saying it outright, Qualcomm is confirming that it won’t be Snapdragon 898 or anything like that, it will be Snapdragon 8 Gen1. And then, in 2022, its successor will be Snapdragon 8 Gen2, and so on and so forth.It will be interesting to see what this will mean for lower-tier chips because the Snapdragon 7, 6, and 4 families have all…

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