As per the timeline goes, Qualcomm will likely debut its Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 at the end of this year. And so far, there have been many rumors about its performance. Interestingly, most of the earlier speculations hinted that the chipset would be a beast in terms of performance, offering around a 50% performance jump from the predecessor.
However, the latest report from Tech_Reve suggests that the chipset will just deliver standard generational upgrades. That is, the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 will not offer a massive jump from the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2. Instead, it will bring around an overall 25% more performance in GPU and CPU end.
Previous Rumors Regarding the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 Were ‘Too Optimistic’
No matter what, it’s still early days for the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3. After all, the chipset will not launch anytime soon. With that cleared out, let’s get into the latest performance report that has been just rumored.
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So, according to the leaker Tech_Reve, the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 will hit around 280 fps on the ES3.1 test of GFXBench. In comparison, the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 is quoted to perform at around 220FPS. This implies that the performance increase is approximately 30%. However, earlier rumors had indicated that the Adreno 750 would provide a 50% boost in performance.
On the other hand, The 8 Gen 3 is currently rumored to achieve a score of approximately 1,600,000 on Antutu. The Asus ROG 7 Ultimate, with the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2, scores 1,330,011 in Antutu. That implies around a 20% jump in terms of CPU. So, overall, the next-gen chipset will likely be about 25% more powerful than its predecessor. Again, Tech_Reve did not provide any screenshots. So, whatever info you got here, you should take them with a good amount of salt.