Qualcomm announces the mid-tier Snapdragon 653, 626 and entry-level 427

Qualcomm is currently hosting theĀ 4G/5G summit in Hong Kong and has announced three new Snapdragon processors: the 653, 626, and 427. These three new chips come with Qualcomm’s brand new X9 LTE modem, which opens up the ability for devices to run on two additional radio bands (Category 7 capable of 300Mbps download speeds and Category 13 capable of 150Mbps upload), Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0, and adds support for dual cameras in devices.