Qualcomm Snapdragon processors are now seen in almost every other android smartphone and are easily one of the leading chipset manufacturers worldwide. The most popular line for Snapdragon is the 800 series line, in which currently the Snapdragon 855 Plus sits at the top as the best. Well, we will soon see Snapdragon 865 powered smartphone soon. However, despite the 865’s hype, a 700 series processor has also made its way as one of the most anticipated 5G processors for higher mid-range smartphones, and that is the successor to the 730 & 730G dubbed as Qualcomm Snapdragon 765 & 765G that sits right under the 865. Earlier, the rumoured names were Snapdragon 735 and 735G. Here, we will talk about the best Snapdragon 765 & 765G Phones that will arrive with 5G connectivity at an affordable price.
List of 5G Phones with Snapdragon 765 & 765G
Redmi K30 5G
Xiaomi has launched Redmi K30 5G with Snapdragon 765G chipset. The phone arrives with 5G connectivity that supports dual-mode(SA/NSA) network. The K30 5G sports 6.67-inch (1080 × 2400 pixels resolution) Full HD+ LCD screen. The display comes with 120Hz refresh rate, HDR 10 support, 20:9 aspect ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. For photography, we see 20MP + 2MP dual punch-hole selfie cameras at the front and 64MP + 8MP + 2MP + 5MP quad cameras at the back. It is powered by a 4500 mAh (Typical) / 4400 mAh (Minimum) battery that supports 30W fast charging technology. As for the pricing, the K30 5G priced at 1999 yuan (Rs. 20,125 approx.) for the 6GB + 64GB model. It will go on sale in China from January 2020.
Oppo Reno 3 Pro 5G
Oppo has announced officially that they will unveil Oppo Reno 3 5G on December 26, 2019, with stable ColorOS 7 UI (probably will be based on Android 10). The phone is said to be run on Snapdragon 765G processor and will support dual standalone 5G connectivity. The company executive has confirmed via Twitter that it will sport a glass body with a thickness of 7.7mm (excluding the lens). Other rumoured specs include 90Hz Full HD+ AMOLED display, 60MP primary camera, 4500 mAh Non-removable battery, 30W fast charging adapter and up to 8GB of RAM/ 256GB of ROM memory configuration.
Nokia 8.2 5G
There are lots of leaks and rumours regarding Nokia’s upcoming Nokia 8.2 5G phone. Earlier leaks have shown that Nokia 8.2 5G might come with Snapdragon 835 but recent leak suggests that it might come with Snapdragon 765. Another feature of the device might be a 64MP primary camera. The most talked-about feature of this phone is that it will be 5G ready. It’s very likely that Nokia 8.2 5G might come in three versions. A base variant with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of ROM, a mid variant with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of ROM and a top variant with 12GB of RAM and 256GB of ROM.
The company has announced officially that it will use Snapdragon 765 chip for its next-gen 5G smartphone. But, they did not reveal the marketing name of the phone. However, Nokia Mobile has confirmed that the phone will have PureDisplay and feature ZEISS optics that come with 4K UHD ultra-wide video support. The teaser image reveals side-mounted fingerprint scanner for biometric authentication and a triple camera setup at the back.
Realme X50 5G
Realme has announced the company’s first 5G smartphone Realme X50 5G on January 7, 2020. The device runs on Qualcomm’s 765G chipset. It supports dual-mode 5G (means both NSA and SA networks). In the camera department, the phone sport dual selfie camera with a hole-punch cutout and Quad camera setup at the rear with 64MP (f/1.8) primary sensor. It arrives with an enhanced version of the VOOC 4.0 Flash Charge. The X50 is fueled with a 4,200 mAh cell. The device is available in Glacier and Polar colours.
Sony Xperia 6
Sony is planning to launch its mid-range 5G smartphone which will probably be called Sony Xperia 6. Recently, a mysterious Sony device with model K8220 was spotted on the Geekbench benchmark platform by AndroidNext. The listing shows 8-core Qualcomm processor with a familiar identifier that suggests 765G chipset. If we believe this benchmark result, then we will see 5G Sony phone with Qualcomm’s latest mid-range 5G SoC.
A new Vivo device with model V1963A has appeared on Geekbench. The benchmark listing hints that the upcoming Vivo phone will arrive with the Qualcomm’s latest 765G 5G processor. So, after Exynos 980 powered Vivo X30 5G series the company is planning to launch another high-end mid-range 5G phone.
Snapdragon 765 & 765G SoC with Integrated 5G Modem
Back in IFA 2019, Qualcomm made an announcement that the upcoming 600 and 700 series processors will have options for 5G connectivity. Now, Qualcomm has unveiled the latest 700 series processors which include Snapdragon 765 and 765G with integrated 5G modems, as it had promised. That means we will see Snapdragon 765 or 765G powered 5G phones at an affordable price soon.
The most significant upgrade for the 765/ 765G over the 730/ 730G is the 5G connectivity. Qualcomm has integrated X52 5G modem into the 765 and 765G SoC. The modem supports upto 3.7 Gbps download speeds, dual-mode 5G(NSA/SA), mmWave, Sub 6 GHz and Dynamic Spectrum Sharing. The chipset has Qualcomm Spectra 355 ISP, a Hexagon 696 DSP, 5th Gen AI Engine, 4K HDR capture, 4K60 HDR10+ support, and up to 192MP camera support. As for the GPU, we see the new Adreno 620 which offers 20% better performance over the 618 found in the Snapdragon 730 and 730G.