Qualcomm anounces Snapdragon Wear 2100 Soc for smartwatches
Qualcomm has just anounced its new smartwatch oriented system on a chip - the Qualcomm Snapdragon wear 2100 , the processor , which is said to be 30% smaller than the die of the Snapdragon 400 Soc used in first gen Android wear devices is also said to be more 25% power efficent than the older model . The chip , designed with Smartwatches in mind comes with a clock speed of 1.2Ghz and it has 4 28nm Cortex A7 cores inside with Adreno 304 GPU . The chip also has support for Quick Charge 2.0 ,GPS NFC and Wifi and Bluetooth as well . The Wear 2100 Soc will come in two varieties , one will feature wifi and bluetooth only while the other will feature cellular bands and support 4G LTE as well .The chip is said to be available in Smartwatches this year and so far LG is said to be working on a Android wear device powered with this Soc .