realme recently announced it will be one of the first manufacturers to launch a smartphone powered by the latest Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 mobile platform at the Qualcomm Snapdragon Tech Summit Digital 2021.
The processor is set to debut within the brand’s flagship GT line-up with the arrival of the realme GT 2 Pro, the first Pro product within the series and the most premium flagship offering of realme.
During the event, realme VP Chase Xu said in his video speech that Qualcomm Technologies has always been one of the brand’s most important collaborators. Xu added that with the development of the realme GT 2 Pro starting a few months ago, realme is committed to delivering a real high-end flagship product that will exceed the expectations of young users around the world.
realme has worked closely with Qualcomm Technologies since its inception to bring dozens of high-quality, powerful smartphones to consumers around the world from the 4G era to the 5G era. In 2021, realme was also one of the first smartphone manufacturers to use the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 and 870G 5G mobile platforms. Previously, the realme GT Master Edition Explorer 5G with the Snapdragon 870 and the realme GT with the Snapdragon 888 have been widely recognized by the markets around the world.
With its incredible performance and topnotch 5G capabilities, the Snapdragon® 8 Gen 1 Mobile Platform has expanded new possibilities for the development of realme’s newest flagship, the realme GT 2 Pro, especially in terms of gaming, AI capability and 5G. The new chipset will further push the user experience to a new level and become the powerful engine for realme’s first premium flagship.
As the brand aims to deliver the best tech and lifestyle experience to young users around the world, realme will continue to collaborate and work with Qualcomm Technologies to further innovate its products and introduce new premium flagship experiences to suit their audience’s modern lifestyles.