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Snapdragon X Elite Specifications and Detailed Information

Qualcomm has introduced the Snapdragon X Elite platform, emphasizing performance and efficiency. This platform uses a 4nm system-on-chip (SoC) architecture and includes a top-tier 12-core Qualcomm Oryon CPU, designed for handling high-demand workloads with dual-core acceleration capabilities, delivering exceptional responsiveness. The integrated Qualcomm Adreno GPU offers impressive graphical performance, providing an immersive entertainment experience. The Snapdragon X Elite is engineered to deliver powerful performance while maintaining low power consumption, boasting a multi-day battery life on a single charge.

AI-Powered Snapdragon X Elite

The Snapdragon X Elite features Qualcomm’s AI Engine, incorporating the Qualcomm Hexagon NPU, which provides transformative creative, video conferencing, security, and productivity assistant experiences. It can run generative AI models with over 13 billion parameters at high speed on the device. Additionally, the built-in micro NPU, located in the ultra-low-power Qualcomm Sensing Hub, enhances security, login experience, and privacy protection, including wake-up functions in sleep mode. Sensitive data can be stored on the laptop, enhancing edge intelligence security. The Qualcomm AI Engine supports Windows Studio Effects and various AI-accelerated applications and experiences, making limitless possibilities a reality.

Advanced User Experience

The Snapdragon X Elite brings mobile experiences directly to PCs. With 5G and Wi-Fi 7 HBS Multi-Link technology, it enables fast streaming, downloads, and file synchronization, providing seamless and jitter-free cloud connectivity. The Snapdragon Seamless experience allows users to switch effortlessly between their favorite devices, enjoying a smooth and dynamic user experience. The Snapdragon Sound technology suite ensures high-fidelity, lossless audio for music and entertainment when using wireless headphones.

Smart Security Features

The Snapdragon X Elite offers comprehensive protection from chip to cloud, including the Qualcomm® Secure Processing Unit running Microsoft Pluton TPM, full memory encryption, and support for Microsoft Secured-Core PC.

Target Market

The Snapdragon X Elite platform is positioned for high-performance markets, making laptops more powerful. It is the most powerful, intelligent, and energy-efficient Windows processor designed for AI. With cutting-edge responsiveness, it excels in high-demand multitasking environments involving productivity, creativity, and immersive entertainment.

Snapdragon X Elite Model Comparison

Model Comparison Table

  • Model: X1E-84-100
    • Core Count: 12
    • Total Cache: 42 MB
    • Max Multithread Frequency: 3.8 GHz
    • Dual-Core Boost: 4.2 GHz
    • GPU Performance: 4.6 TFLOPs
    • NPU Performance: 45 TOPS
  • Model: X1E-80-100
    • Core Count: 12
    • Total Cache: 42 MB
    • Max Multithread Frequency: 3.4 GHz
    • Dual-Core Boost: 4.0 GHz
    • GPU Performance: 3.8 TFLOPs
    • NPU Performance: 45 TOPS
  • Model: X1E-78-100
    • Core Count: 12
    • Total Cache: 42 MB
    • Max Multithread Frequency: 3.4 GHz
    • Dual-Core Boost: None
    • GPU Performance: 3.8 TFLOPs
    • NPU Performance: 45 TOPS

Detailed Specifications

  • CPU:
    • Qualcomm Oryon CPU
    • 64-bit architecture
    • 12 cores, up to 3.8 GHz
    • Total cache: 42 MB
    • Max multithread frequency:
      • X1E-84-100: 3.8 GHz
      • X1E-80-100: 3.4 GHz
      • X1E-78-100: 3.4 GHz
    • Single-core and dual-core boost:
      • X1E-84-100: up to 4.2 GHz
      • X1E-80-100: up to 4.0 GHz
      • X1E-78-100: None
  • GPU:
    • Qualcomm Adreno GPU
    • X1E-84-100: up to 4.6 TFLOPs
    • X1E-80-100: up to 3.8 TFLOPs
    • X1E-78-100: up to 3.8 TFLOPs
    • API support: DX12
  • NPU:
    • Qualcomm Hexagon NPU
    • Max 45 TOPS
    • Micro NPU: dual micro NPU in Qualcomm Sensing Hub
  • Memory:
    • Type: LPDDR5x
    • Data Rate: 8448 MT/s
    • Capacity: up to 64 GB
    • Bandwidth: 135 GB/s
    • Bus Width: 16-bit
    • Channels: 8
  • Storage:
    • SD: SD v3.0
    • SSD/NVMe Interface: NVMe SSD over PCIe Gen 4
    • UFS: UFS 4.0
  • Process Node:
    • 4nm
  • Display:
    • Display Processing Unit: Adreno DPU
    • Max Device Display Resolution: eDP v1.4b, up to UHD120 HDR10
  • Camera:
    • Image Signal Processor: Qualcomm Spectra™ ISP
    • Dual 18-bit ISP
    • Always-on ISP
    • Dual camera: 2x 36 MP
    • Single camera: up to 64 MP
    • Video Capture: 4K HDR
  • Audio:
    • Audio Technologies: Qualcomm Aqstic™ Audio Technology, Qualcomm® aptX™ Audio
  • Cellular Modem-RF:
    • Snapdragon X65 5G Modem-RF System
    • Peak Download Speed: 10 Gbps
    • Peak Upload Speed: 3.5 Gbps
    • Cellular Modem-RF Specifications: 1,000 MHz bandwidth (mmWave), 300 MHz bandwidth (sub-6 GHz)
    • Performance Enhancement Technologies: Qualcomm Smart Transmit Technology, Qualcomm Wideband Envelope Tracking, Qualcomm® AI-Enhanced Signal Boost, Adaptive Antenna Tuning, Qualcomm® 5G PowerSave
    • Cellular Technologies: 5G NR, mmWave, sub-6 GHz, Dynamic Spectrum Sharing (DSS), LTE, CBRS, HSPA, WCDMA
    • M.2 Interface: 5G M.2 card over PCIe Gen 3
  • Wi-Fi/Bluetooth:
    • System: Qualcomm FastConnect 7800 Mobile Connectivity System
    • Generations: Wi-Fi 7, Wi-Fi 6E, Wi-Fi 6
    • Standards: 802.11be, 802.11ax, 802.11ac, 802.11n, 802.11g, 802.11b, 802.11a

Source: Qualcomm News Release