This new top smartphone chipset is coming to Motorola, OnePlus and Xiaomi phones Qualcomm Snapdragon

Most years, chipset maker Qualcomm makes one top-end processor that goes in most of the best phones of the year – in 2021 it seems the brand has two.

Qualcomm has unveiled the Snapdragon 870 5G chipset, a new piece of tech for its top-end 800-series line of processors. This sits alongside the Snapdragon 888 already out in the Xiaomi Mi 11 and Samsung Galaxy S21.