Xiaomi is going to unveil its own Pinecone SoC on February 28, 2017.
SoC stands for or system-on-a-chip which houses all major components of a smartphone including CPU, GPU, Memory, USB controller, Power management circuits, Wireless radios and so on.
Xiaomi will be the 4th smartphone manufacturer to reveal its own SoC which will be a big plus for the Chinese tech giant.
Xiaomi will be one of the top players in the smartphone industry with it’s in houses SoC and will be a tough competitor for all major OEMS.
The company will be able to manufacture smartphone with its own process which will lessen the smartphone cost.It’s sound good. 🙂
Earlier, Xiaomi has started their SoC development in mid-2015.
Recent rumours also suggest that Xiaomi is going to launch Mi 5C with Pinecone processor at the launch event.
The launch event will be held in Beijing but the venue is yet to be announced.
It seems that Xiaomi Mi 5c is going to be the first device houses company’s in-house SoC.
According to the leaks, Mi 5c seems to be sporting an octa-core processor clocked at 1.4 GHz equipped with 3GB of RAM.
The leaks also show the upcoming touted device is supposed to be run on Android Nougat based MIUI 8.
All others specs and price related info are yet to be announced. Let’s wait for the official confirmation from Xiaomi.
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