Letv to establish world’s first smartphone with Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset
Chinese web conglomerate Letv said on Saturday it would shortly establish a number of world’s first smartphones powered by the Snapdragon 820 processor from Qualcomm Technologies.
The company’s Le Max Pro would be the first smartphone to pack the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor that offers better user-experience and also the display quality than other chips.
“Letv has already established itself as one of the world’s top innovators as well as our decision to contain the Snapdragon 820 processor in these new apparatus demonstrates our commitment to creating and providing the very best technology available to our customers,” Jun Liang, chief operating officer at Letv said in a statement.
The Le Max Pro would additionally comprise Snapdragon Sense ID fingerprint technology — the mobile industry’s first complete ultrasonic-based fingerprint biometric solution, providing a more safe, reliable choice to capacitive-based fingerprint sensors.
The Snapdragon Sense ID fingerprint technology has a liveness detection characteristic that ensures a real finger is used for biometric authentication.
The Le Max Pro also features Qualcomm Fast Charge 2.0 for up to 75 percent faster charging than conventional methods.
“We’re very pleased that Letv is first to bring powerful and innovative smartphones to consumers that are powered by the Snapdragon 820 processor and attribute Snapdragon Sense ID fingerprint technology,” Alex Katouzian, senior vice president, product management, Qualcomm Technologies said.
Moreover, Letv will be the first to roll out commercial apparatus incorporating 802.1 1ad multiband wireless connectivity with up to 4.6 Gbps speeds and virtually uncompressed content transport.
“The collaboration between Qualcomm Technologies and Letv underscores the importance of 802.1 1ad solutions in allowing users to interact with Wi Fi like never before, including moving content onto and off of apparatus in seconds, and unwiring virtual reality (VR) glasses,” Katouzian added.