Qualcomm Technologies, Inc has validated Samsung’s 14-nanometer (nm) based 16-gigabit (Gb) Low Power Double Data Rate 5X (LPDDR5X) DRAM for use on Qualcomm Technologies’ Snapdragon® mobile platforms.
Samsung’s LPDDR5X delivers around 1.2 times faster speed as compared to the 6.4Gbps LPDDR5 deployed in today’s premium smartphones. It is likely to enhance the performance of ultra-high-resolution video recording. Additionally, AI features such as voice, image recognition, and natural language processing in next-generation smartphones will also be improved.
According to Ziad Asghar, Vice President of Product Management, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc enablement of LPDDR5X on Snapdragon platforms will enhance user experiences with new features and improved performance for gaming, camera, and applications using the latest AI Engine across various Qualcomm Technologies’ product lines
Jinman Han, Corporate Executive Vice President and Head of Memory Global Sales & Marketing at Samsung Electronics, the application of LPDDR5X for this high-performance, low-power memory to extend beyond smartphones into the data center, PC and automotive. I will enable more devices and systems to run with greater efficiency.”