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Qualcomm unveils its first-ever ‘Smartphone for Snapdragon Insiders’ (yes, really)

July 8, 2021

You know that supposed Snapdragon-branded phone Qualcomm and Asus have been working together on for at least the last few months? The first-of-its-kind device is now official, and believe it or not, it’s called the “Smartphone for Snapdragon Insiders.” Also, it’s set to cost a whopping $1,499 stateside.

In addition to that catchy name (snark, snark), the ultra-high-end handset obviously has a bunch of other things going for it to justify (at least in part) its extravagant price point. We’re talking everything from a state-of-the-art Snapdragon 888 SoC to a hefty 16GB RAM, three top-shelf rear-facing shooters, 5G support, and a stunning 6.78-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 2448 x 1080 pixels and 144Hz refresh rate technology.

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