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 865 sits at the top as the best. 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 have discussed the best Snapdragon 765 & 765G Phones that arrive with 5G connectivity at an affordable price.
Here is the list of Snapdragon 765 & 765G powered phones
- OnePlus Nord 5G
- Moto G 5G Plus
- iQOO Z1x
- ZTE Nubia RedMagic 5G Lite
- HTC U20 5G
- Oppo Reno4 5G
- Oppo Reno4 Pro 5G
- Vivo X50
- Vivo X50 Pro
- LG Velvet
- Motorola Edge
- Realme X50m 5G
- Xiaomi Mi 10 Youth Edition 5G
- Oppo Find X2 Neo
- Nubia Play
- Oppo Find X2 Lite
- Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G
- ZTE Axon 11 5G
- Nokia 8.3 5G
- Vivo Z6 5G
- Redmi K30 5G
- Oppo Reno 3 Pro 5G
- Realme X50 5G
- Sony Xperia 6
OnePlus Nord 5G
OnePlus Nord is the company’s affordable 5G smartphone which is powered by Snapdragon 765G SoC. The phone has arrived in India and Europe. Other features of the Nord device includes 6.44-inch FHD+ Fluid AMOLED panel, 90Hz refresh rate, 4115 mAh battery with Warp Charge 30T, 48MP rear camera with Sony IMX586 sensor, 32MP+8MP Dual punch-hole selfie camera and 5G SA/NSA connectivity. It is available in Blue Marble and Gray Onyx colours.
Moto G 5G Plus
The Moto G 5G Plus was launched in Europe with a starting price tag of €349. The device is available in Surfing Blue colour option. We get huge 5000 mAh battery under the hood with 20W TurboPower fast charging. We see quad-camera array at the back that includes 48MP main sensor, 8MP ultra-wide sensor, 2MP depth sensor and a 5MP Macro Vision camera. In terms of display, the phone sports a 6.7-inch CinemaVision Full HD+ panel with 90Hz refresh rate.
With iQOO Z1x 5G, we get 90.4% screen-to-body ratio, a 6.57-inch FHD+ LCD screen and 120Hz refresh rate. The device packs a 16MP front camera in the punch-hole screen. It comes with 765G mobile platform with support for 85mm long liquid cooling tube and 10000mm² graphite sheet. Its side-mounted fingerprint reader can unlock the device in 0.16 seconds.
ZTE Nubia RedMagic 5G Lite
ZTE’s nubia brand has unveiled its latest mid-range smartphone called RedMagic 5G Lite. Qualcomm’s 765G chipset is the heart of the device which support dual-mode 5G. It has ICE 2.5 Liquid Cooling system which can help to reduce the running temperature of the chipset by up to 16°C. When it comes to imaging, we see 48MP main camera, 8MP ultra-wide sensor, 2MP macro and a 2MP depth sensor. We get dual-touch game trigger keys that offer a better gaming experience.
HTC U20 5G
HTC U20 5G comes with 6.8-inch (1080 x 2400 pixels) Full HD+ LCD screen. It packs Qualcomm’s premium mid-range 5G chipset which has Adreno 620 GPU. We get 8GB LPDDR4X RAM with 256GB (UFS 2.1) storage option. Other specs include 48MP main camera, 32MP front-facing camera, Rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, NFC and 5000mAh battery.
Oppo Reno4 5G Series
Oppo’s Reno4 and Reno4 Pro devices are equipped with Snapdragon 765G Mobile Platform. Both phones are currently available in China. The OPPO Reno4 (8GB+128GB) is priced at 2999 yuan and comes with Diamond Blue, Mirror Black and Taro Purple colours. On the other hand, the Pro model Reno4 Pro comes with a price tag of 3799 yuan for the 8GB RAM with 128GB storage version. We get Diamond Blue, Diamond Red, Mirror Black, Titanium Blank and Green Glitter colours variants.
Vivo’s X50 5G packs a 6.56-inch Full HD+ (2376×1080 pixels) E3 AMOLED display. The aspect ratio and refresh rate are 19.8:9 and 90Hz respectively. Inside the device, we get 7nm EUV 765G chipset that offers better gaming performance as well as 5G speeds. The X50 smartphone is available in Black, Blue and Pink colour options and priced at 3498 yuan. It is backed by a 4200mAh battery which can support 33W fast charging.
Vivo X50 Pro
Vivo X50 lineup also includes a Pro variant called X50 Pro. It runs Funtouch OS 10.5 on top of Android 10 operating system. The device comes with a 55-degree curved screen, 105% NTSC colour gamut, DCI-P3 and up to 1300 nit brightness. The battery capacity on the Vivo X50 Pro is 4315 mAh. Under the hood, it has Qualcomm’s 765G premium mid-range 5G integrated SoC. We get a 32MP selfie shooter with f/2.48 aperture.
LG has introduced its 5G device “LG Velvet” in South Korea with a price tag of 899,800 won. It sports OLED display of 6.8-inch with 2340 × 1080 pixels resolution. The Velvet is equipped with Snapdragon 765G Mobile Platform that packs Adreno 620 GPU. The triple rear camera module is consist of 48MP main, 8MP ultra-wide and 5MP depth sensor unit. Colour options include Aurora White, Aurora Green, Aurora Grayand and Illusion Sunset colours.
Motorola Edge comes with 6.7-inch Full HD+ OLED screen and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. We see HDR10 + display support with 90Hz refresh rate. The device is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5 and runs on Snapdragon 765G 7nm EUV chipset. We get a 64MP main camera with laser autofocus and f/1.8 aperture. As for the colour option, we see Solar Black and Midnight Magenta colour.
Realme X50m 5G
Realme X50m is a mid-range 5G smartphone that packs Qualcomm’s 765G SoC. It sports a 6.57-inch punch-hole FHD+ LCD panel with 120Hz refresh rate and 90.4% screen-to-body ratio. The device has quad-camera setup at the 3D glass back where 48MP is the primary sensor.
Xiaomi Mi 10 Youth Edition 5G
Xiaomi’s Mi 10 Youth Edition sports a 6.57-inch AMOLED screen with HDR 10+, in-display fingerprint scanner and 180Hz sampling rate. We get latest 765G 5G processor under the hood with graphene, graphite and Ultra-thin suspended heat pipe cooling system. It features periscope-style quad rear cameras with 5x optical zoom and 50x digital zoom
Oppo Find X2 Neo
Oppo Find X2 Neo arrives with an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G SoC and it runs on Android 10-based ColorOS 7 UI. The device is cheaper than the Find X2 and Find X2 Pro. We see curved edges on its 6.5-inch AMOLED display. It has a 44-megapixel shooter on the front for selfies and a 48-megapixel main sensor at the back.
ZTE’s Nubia Play 5G targets the gaming audience with 765G SoC, 144Hz refresh rate display and 5100 mAh battery. To attract gamers, the device has capacitive shoulder buttons that make the device more gaming-friendly. We see quad-camera setup at the back with a 48MP (Sony IMX582) sensor. On the software department, we get Nubia UI 8.0 on top of Android 10 OS.
Oppo Find X2 Lite
The Find X2 Lite has joined the company’s Find X2 lineup that includes Find X2 and Find X2 Pro devices. The X2 Lite is equipped with 765G chipset that has an integrated 5G modem. Software-wise, the device arrives with ColorOS 7 out of the box which is based on Android 10. The battery of the device is 4,025 mAh which support 30W fast charging.
Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite
Xiaomi has included a Snapdragon 765G powered new device called Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G on its Mi 10 family. It sports a 6.57-inch TrueColor AMOLED panel with a waterdrop notch. The notch houses a 16MP selfie shooter. It packs a box-shaped camera module on the rear that sports a quad-camera setup with a 48MP primary sensor. We see some exciting features such as and Vlog Mode, Night Mode 2.0, Shoot Steady and AI Dynamic Skyscaping with rear camera units.
ZTE Axon 11 5G
Nokia 8.3 5G
The first Nokia-branded 5G-enabled phone, the Nokia 8.3 5G is based on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 765G mobile platform. The handset arrives with a 6.81-inch IPS LCD with PureDisplay enhancements and a 2400×1080 pixels resolution (386 PPI). It sports ZEISS optics for the cameras and can record 60fps and 4K videos with stabilisation. We get stock Android-like experience with Android 10 operating system. It can be upgradeable to Android 11 when it is available.
Vivo Z6 5G
After Exynos 980 powered Vivo X30 5G the company has launched another high-end mid-range 5G phone dubbed as Vivo Z6 5G. The device packs a 6.57-inch full-HD+ punch-hole display, 48MP main camera, 5000 mAh battery and Dual Mode 5G. It runs on Qualcomm’s 765G chipset with FuntouchOS based Android 10 operating system.
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. You can buy the K30 5G (6GB + 64GB model) in china at 1999 yuan (Rs. 20,125).
Oppo Reno 3 Pro 5G
Oppo has unveiled Oppo Reno 3 5G on December 26, 2019, with stable ColorOS 7 UI which is based on Android 10. The phone runs on Snapdragon 765G processor and supports dual standalone 5G connectivity. It sports a glass body with a thickness of 7.7mm (excluding the lens). Other specs include 90Hz Full HD+ AMOLED display, 48MP rear camera with Sony IMX586 sensor, 4025 mAh Non-removable battery, 30W fast charging adapter and up to 12GB of RAM/ 256GB of ROM memory configuration.
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.
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.