Qualcomm has announced its most recent Snapdragon Wear 4100 wearables platform for cutting edge smartwatches dependent on Google’s Wear OS and Android Open Source Platform (AOSP). The new age contains the Snapdragon Wear 4100 and Snapdragon Wear 4100+ models, with the last having a consistently on co-processor (QCC1110). As indicated by Qualcomm, the new wearables platform brags of up to 85 percent quicker performance and up to 25 percent lesser force utilization, contrasted with the Snapdragon Wear 3100 platform. Qualcomm additionally announced that the imoo Z6 Ultra and Mobvoi Tic Watch Pro will be the initial two smartwatches dependent on the Snapdragon Wear 4100 platform to dispatch in the not so distant future.
The platform highlights four ARM Cortex-A53 centers, in view of 12nm assembling processor, approaching 1.7GHz. It additionally has an Adreno 504 illustrations processor, support for LPDDR3 memory, and 4G LTE. The consistently on co-processor in the Snapdragon Wear 4100+ model currently underpins up to 64K hues for encompassing mode and can help offload undertakings, for example, persistent pulse following, quicker tilt-to-wake responsiveness, and so on, from the CPU. The SoC likewise incorporates partner chips for the modem, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, coordinated area and double Qualcomm Hexagon DSPs.
In spite of the progressing pandemic, the wearables showcase saw solid development in Q1 2020, as indicated by a report by IDC. Apple keeps on commanding here, with a worldwide piece of the pie of 29.3 percent. It is trailed by Xiaomi at an inaccessible 14 percent piece of the pie. Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Wear 3100 was certifiably not a major improvement over its antecedent as far as we can tell. The Fossil Sport smartwatch that we surveyed still had a laggy feel and helpless battery life, contrasted with more seasoned smartwatches dependent on the Snapdragon Wear 2100 platform. In any case, the by moving to an a lot littler creation and with quicker CPU centers, the new Snapdragon Wear 4100 may very well assistance make things significantly better for Wear OS smartwatches.