Back in December last year, Qualcomm announced the Snapdragon 8cx, the world’s first 7-nm based processor for Always Connected PCs. At MWC early this year, Qualcomm announced the Snapdragon 8cx 5G, the world’s first commercial 5G PC Platform. At Computex 2019, Lenovo is planning to reveal the world’s first 5G Windows 10 PC and it will be powered by the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx 5G platform.
— Qualcomm (@Qualcomm) May 24, 2019
The new 8cx compute platform is specifically designed for PCs and it will offer great performance, multi-day battery life and giga-bit LTE connectivity. The 8cx comes with Adreno 680 GPU that will offer 2x the graphics power and 60% more power efficient when compared to Snapdragon 850. And it will support dual 4K HDR external monitors natively. And the new Kryo 495 CPU will offer 2X the performance when compared to similar Intel Core processor. With respect to LTE, 8cx will support up to 2gbps speeds. Qualcomm is also bringing support for Quick Charge 4 and Aqstic audio technology to 8cx.