But for the time being, it seems that this pattern is going to change soon, because recently a new name has been added to the Geekbench listing which is Snapdragon 888+. So let’s get some information on this subject.
Snapdragon 888+ Geekbench appeared on
As is the case with the ‘+’ variant of Qualcomm’s chipset, the Snapdragon 888+ will be an overclocked version of the Snapdragon 888. Notably, the Extreme Performance Cortex-X1 core is clocked at 3.0GHz, as opposed to 2.84GHz on the regular 888 5G.
In addition, we’ve got four low-power Cortex-A55 cores clocked at 1.8GHz and three high-performance Cortex-A78 cores clocked at 2.42GHz.
Overall the listing shows that the chipset has a score of 1171 single-core and 3704 multi-core. to remember, as we Snapdragon 888 Benchmarks As seen in the article, the Snapdragon 888 has a benchmark score of 1133 in single-core and 3785 in multi-core segment.
Meanwhile, tipster Digital Chat Station hints that Qualcomm may release three variants in the Snapdragon 888 series. This includes a 4G variant, a Wi-Fi variant and a Pro variant. From the looks of it, Samsung could be using these chipsets on the upcoming Galaxy Tab S8 tablet.
Apart from these scores, no information has been received about the chipset yet. Going by the previous Snapdragon chipsets in the ‘+’ series, we can also expect GPU improvements with the upcoming mobile chipsets. Since the Geekbench listing has already started appearing, Qualcomm may make the chipset official in the coming weeks. We’ll cover it when it happens, so stay tuned for more updates.