Qualcomm and Razer Made a Handheld Gaming Device That You Can’t Buy Yet

Qualcomm and Razer Made a Handheld Gaming Device That You Can’t Buy Yet

Qualcomm and Razer have teamed up to create the Snapdragon G3x Gen 1 developer kit, an Android-based handheld gaming device that plays mobile games and streams titles on xCloud or Steam Remote Play.

Qualcomm and Razer reveal vision for mobile gaming! (Watch it here)

At Qualcomm’s Tech Summit on the Big Island of Hawaii, day 2 brings gaming news. Qualcomm and Razer are teaming up on new software and hardware tech to further future game development.

Qualcomm Snapdragon G3x powers Razer’s handheld gaming console

Qualcomm Snapdragon G3x powers Razer’s handheld gaming console, Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 flagship SoC also leaked

Just a a few hours left for Qualcomm to reveal next-generation flagship processor Snapdragon 8 Gen1 at the Snapdragon Technology Summit, VideoCardZ leaked the slides Snapdragon 8 Gen1 showing nearly all new upgrades.

Name: Snapdragon 8 Gen 1
Built on: 4nm process
Performance: 20% increase in CPU performance and 30% reduction in power consumption.
Graphics: Equipped with 4th generation Adreno GPU, with 30% higher GPU performance and 25% lower power consumption, and 60% higher Vulkan performance.
Connectivity: Support 5G Modem-RF, WiFi 6/6E
AI: Equipped with 7th generation Qualcomm AI engine, 3rd generation Qualcomm Sensing Hub.
Imaging: Equipped with Snapdragon Sight for improved imaging.

In addition, the slides show that Qualcomm will work with Thunderbird to launch a developer kit with Snapdragon G3x chips. The device offers a 120Hz HDR OLED display and a large 6000mAh battery, which looks like a handheld gaming console, but it is not known what system it will be equipped with and how the gaming ecosystem will develop.

According to previous news, the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chip uses Samsung’s 4nm process and is still an eight-core design, with one X2 super core at 3.0 GHz, three A710 large cores at 2.5 GHz, and four A510 small cores at 1.8 GHz.

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Snapdragon G3x Gen 1 Handheld Gaming Console from Razer

The Snapdragon® G3x Gen 1 Handheld Gaming Console unites all the Snapdragon Elite Gaming Technologies to create a powerful new category of gaming devices. A truly cross-platform experience, the Snapdragon G3x supports the games you already love. Battle every foe, complete every quest, and level-up your skills – this is the premier place to play all your games, from virtually anywhere.

More gaming in more places – Enjoy the power of Snapdragon G3x with the unparalleled freedom of 5G. Now you can stream your favorite PC consoles and Android games from more places.

Mesmerizing graphics – The Snapdragon G3x supports up to 4K resolution and 144 FPS to make all your games shine. Plus, True 10-bit HDR enables gaming in up to a billion shades of vivid color.

Top tier graphics – High-end and highly authentic graphics mesmerize at every move. Qualcomm Adreno GPU delivers immersive graphics and updateable drivers for top-tier quality gaming optimizations.


– A ubiquitous game-streaming experience, either from a local device or cloud service
– Qualcomm Adreno GPU Updateable Drivers for Gaming optimizations
– True 10-bit HDR Gaming with up to a billion shades of color
– Experience your wins by attaching to your favorite monitor or TV with up to 4k resolution at 144 fps
– Industry-leading performance per watt for sustained performance
– USB-C to support future XR accessories
– Play games from all your favorite platforms – Native Android along with streaming from Cloud, PC and Console
– Support for Variable Rate Shading
– 4K TV out
– Haptics Engine

This is Qualcomm’s handheld game console to compete with Valve’s Steam Deck and also the AYA Neo, GPD WIN and ONEXPLAYER.

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