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Best Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus phones

By Staff | Updated: August 31, 2020 4:12 PM IST

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus is an overclocked version of the existing Snapdragon 855 SoC. This chipset is made up of 7nm process like Snapdragon 855. Apart from this, it will have eight cores with the same custom Kryo 485 cores as the SD 855. The Snapdragon 855 Plus has a clock-speed of 2.96GHz, which helps in terms of heavy workload and it is also good in terms of gaming. Qualcomm claimed about this processor that it will also increase graphics performance by 15 percent. This official Qualcomm websites says about this processor is “It is built for gaming, with cutting edge performance, improved graphics, an uplift in CPU performance, and robust 4G and 5G connectivity.” Talking about the camera features, the processor supports Qualcomm Spectra 480 Image Signal Processor and up to 200 Megapixel Photo Capture. It also supports 4K Video Capture + 64 MP Photo, 8K Video Capture @ 30 FPS,  and Slow-mo video capture at 720p @ 960 FPS. It has Multi-frame Noise Reduction which enhances pictures in super low light and reduces noise while clicking picture. The Real-time object classification, segmentation and replacement are some other features of this processor. One thing which makes this processor best for gaming purpose is its Full Suite Snapdragon Elite Gaming features. This feature provides mobile gamers with a competitive edge which means it has stunning graphics and audio. Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus comes with multi-gigabit Snapdragon X24 LTE 4G modem which supports 5G connectivity for smartphones.

Realme X3 SuperZoom 27999

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CHIPSET

8GB +128GB

ram/storage

64MP Ultra high-resolution wide-angle camera with 60X Super Zoom + 8MP Periscope lens + 8MP Ultra wide-angle lens + 2MP Macro lens

camera

4200mAh

battery

Realme has launched its new smartphone in India as Realme X3 SuperZoom. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ along with 7nm Octa-core Mobile Platform and GPU Adreno 640. The phone has an 120Hz Ultra Smooth Display with 16.6cm (6.6”) Fullscreen and Resolution 2400x1080 FHD+. It is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The phone is backed up by 4200mAh battery capacity and 30W Dart Charge. Realme X3 Super Zoom has 2*2 MIMO Wi-Fi Antenna and 1216 Super Linear Speaker which is equipped with Double mic noise suppression, Dolby Atmos, and Hi-Res Audio. The sensors in this phone includes Magnetic induction sensor, Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Gyro-meter, and Acceleration sensor. Talking about the camera, the phone has 64MP Quad Camera which includes 64MP Ultra high-resolution wide-angle camera with 60X Super Zoom + 8MP Periscope lens + 8MP Ultra wide-angle lens + 2MP Macro lens. For clicking stunning selfies, the company has given 32MP Dual In-display Selfie and 8MP ultra wide-angle camera. The price range of 8GB+128GB in India is 27,999. Whereas, the price of 12GB+256GB is 32,999.

Realme X3 24999

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CHIPSET

6GB+128GB

ram/storage

64 megapixels + 8 megapixels ultra wide angle + 2 megapixel macro lens + 12 megapixel telephoto lens with 2x optical zoom

camera

4200mAh

battery

Realme has launched its new smartphone in India as Realme X3. It has a 6.6-inch Full HD Plus display with a resolution of 1080x2400 pixels. The display has the protection of Gorilla Glass 5. The phone has a Snapdragon 855 Plus processor which is a 5G processor, although the 5G modem of the processor of this phone has been disabled. Apart from this, it has a Reality operating system based on Android 10. For graphics, it has Adreno 640 GPU. Memory card is not supported in this phone. It has 4G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS / A-GPS and USB Type-C charging port. The fingerprint sensor is provided in the power button of the phone. The phone has a 4200mAh battery that supports 30W of dirt flash fast charging. It has four rear cameras with one camera being 64 megapixels, the other 8 megapixels ultra wide angle, the third lens is 2 megapixel macro lens and the fourth is 12 megapixel telephoto lens with 2x optical zoom. This phone has a dual camera for selfie, one is 16 megapixels and the other is 8 megapixels ultra wide. The starting price of Realme X3 is Rs 24,999. At this price, 128 GB storage variant will be available with 6 GB RAM. At the same time, the price of 8 GB RAM and 128 GB storage of this phone is Rs 25,999. 

Asus ROG Phone 2 40999

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CHIPSET

8GB RAM + 128GB storage

ram/storage

Dual - 48MP + 13MP

camera

6,000mAh

battery

The Asus ROG Phone 2 offers a 6.59-inch AMOLED screen with up to 120Hz refresh rate, and 2340 x 1080 pixels resolution. The 10-bit HDR display also boasts 108 percent DCI-P3 color space. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus chipset, paired with Adreno 640 GPU. The device comes with 12GB RAM and 512GB UFS 3.0 storage option. The gaming phone boasts front-facing stereo speakers with DTS:X Ultra support.

Additionally, the company has also added heat control systems inside as well as outside. It comes with vents that direct the heat from the vapor chamber to the external vents. For photography, there is a dual rear camera setup. The setup includes a 48-megapixel Quad Bayer sensor along with a 13-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens. There is also a 24-megapixel camera for capturing selfies. It offers a massive 6,000mAh battery with support for 30W ROG HyperCharge as well as Quick Charge 4.0. 

OnePlus 7T 34999

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CHIPSET

8GB RAM + 128GB storage

ram/storage

Triple - 48MP + 12MP + 16MP

camera

3,800mAh battery

battery

The OnePlus 7T comes with a 6.55-inch Fluid AMOLED display along with FHD+ (2,400 x 1,080 pixels) resolution. The display also features 402 PPI pixel density, 90Hz fast refresh rate, 20:9 aspect ratio, and more. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ SoC with an Octa-core CPU clocked at up to 2.96GHz. OnePlus has also added Adeno 640 GPU, 8GB RAM and 256GB UFS 3.0 internal storage in the device.

There is a triple rear camera setup as well, which includes a 48-megapixel camera with Sony IMX586 sensor with f/1.6 aperture. The primary sensor also supports OIS and EIS. Other sensors include a 12-megapixel camera with a telephoto lens and 16-megapixel sensor with an ultra-wide lens. On the front, you get a 16-megapixel camera with a Sony IMX471 sensor.

OnePlus has also added Type-C port along with support for USB 3.1 Gen 1 protocol for connectivity. It also comes with support for dual Stereo speakers, noise cancellation support, and Dolby Atmos. It runs Android 10-based OxygenOS 10. It is backed by a 3,800mAh battery with support for Warp Charge 30T Fast Charging technology.

Realme X2 Pro 29999

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CHIPSET

8GB RAM with 128GB storage

ram/storage

64MP Main Camera + 13MP Tele + 8MP Wide angle + 2MP Portrait lens

camera

4,000mAh

battery

The phone has a 6.5-inch Full HD Plus with refresh rate of 90Hz. Also, for the best performance, users will get Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus chipset in this phone. Also, Dolby Atmos has been supported in this phone for better sound. Realme X2 Pro works on Android Pie 9.0 and Color OS 6.1. It has quad camera setup in it including a 64-megapixel Samsung GW1 sensor, the second is a 13-megapixel telephoto lens, the third is an 8-megapixel wide-angle lens and the fourth a 2-megapixel depth sensor. In addition, users will be able to click great selfies with a 16-megapixel front camera. 

OnePlus 7T Pro 53960

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CHIPSET

8 GB RAM and 256 GB internal storage.

ram/storage

Triple - 48MP+8MP+16MP

camera

4085mAh

battery

This phone has a 6.67-inch full AMOLED display, which has a resolution of 3120x1440 pixels. Also, Corning Gorilla Glass 3D will be available for the protection of the screen. For better performance, this phone has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus chipset, which will support MIMO and 5G networks. Apart from this, 256 GB internal storage is provided with 4 GB RAM. On the other hand, customers will get 12 GB RAM in McLaren Edition Edition. 

Talking about the camera, there’s a triple rear camera setup in this phone, which has 48-megapixel primary sensor, 16 megapixel ultra-wide lens and 8 megapixel telephoto lens. On the other hand, users will be able to click a great photo with a 16-megapixel pop up camera.

In terms of connectivity, the company has given features like Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, USB Type C and GPS in this phone. There’s a  4,085 mAh battery capacity, which is equipped with 30-watt fast charging feature.

Summary List of Best Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus phones

Top Mobile Phones and Prices Prices
Realme X3 SuperZoom 27999
Realme X3 24999
Asus ROG Phone 2 40999
OnePlus 7T 34999
Realme X2 Pro 29999
OnePlus 7T Pro 53960

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