Qualcomm Designed New Snapdragon Chip for AR & VR Headsets

Qualcomm Designed New Snapdragon Chip for AR & VR Headsets

Qualcomm has revealed the world’s first dedicated Extended Reality (XR) platform XR1. Qualcomm Designed New Snapdragon Chip for AR & VR Headsets

Alex Katouzian, senior vice president and general manager, Mobile Business Unit, Qualcomm Technologies, said:

As technology evolves and consumer demand grows, we envision XR devices playing a wider veriety of roles in consumers and workers daily lives. By integrating powerful visuals, high fidelity audio, and rich interactive experiences, XR1 will help  create a new era of high quality, mainstream XR devices for consumers.

Qualcomm Designed New Snapdragon Chip for AR & VR Headsets

The new chip contain the custom Kryo CPU and the Andreo GPU together in a cluster. Furthermore, it has an A.I  engine for better built in processors of commands rather than relying on the cloud.

Furthermore, Snapdragon XR1 will enable 4K video playback at 60 frames per seconds. With visual inertial  odometer, anyone can interact with objects in AR environment.

Additionally, the chip will accompanied with snapdragon XR software development kit for development of associated content.

Also Read: Qualcomm Reveals the World’s First Dedicated XR Platform

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