Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Soc is the high-end processor announced in December 2018. It was mainly used in flagship devices of various Android phone manufacturers. The list of Snapdragon 855 powered devices is very long, but here in this article, we list some best snapdragon 855 phones available in the market.
If you don’t know the specs and features, Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Soc is the world’s first commercial 5G mobile platform made on 7nm process. It is packed with Octa-core CPU that includes, 1 Cortex A76 core clocked at 2.84 GHz, 3 Cortex A76 cores clocked at 2.42 GHz and 4 Cortex A55 cores clocked at 1.8GHz. Qualcomm says that the Snapdragon 855 performance is improved by 20% as we compare it with Snapdragon 845 Soc. Talking about power efficiency Snapdragon 855 is more power-efficient by 30 % if compare it with the company’s previous-generation Soc.
Before starting with the list its important to tell you that, we have made this list on the basis of performance, price and availability.
List of Best Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Phones
Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite
It is launched back in January 2020 and runs on Android 10 and One UI 2 out of the box. That means Galaxy S10 Lite will get Android 11 and Android 12 Upgrade. Moreover, Samsung just put this device in its flagship phones list, that’s supposed to get monthly security patches. That’s the main reason Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite is placed at the top in this list of best Snapdragon 855 phones.
SD 855 powered Galaxy S10 Lite features a 6.7 inches Super AMOLED Plus display panel with 1090 x 2400 pixels resolution. It is paired with 6GB/8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage option. The phone is packed with a triple camera setup that consists of 48MP primary camera +12MP ultrawide + 5MP macro. On the front, there is a 32MP camera for selfies. Galaxy S10 Lite also has a fingerprint sensor under the display. The phone is packed with 4500 mAh battery with 40W fast charging technology.
OnePlus 7 was launched in May 2019 with Snapdragon 855 Soc. We have placed it on the second spot above Galaxy S10 series because of OnePlus track record of giving fast updates. Oneplus 7 comes with Android 9 Pie out of the box and now it is upgraded to Android 10. The phone comes in two storage variants i.e. 6GB RAM +128GB internal storage and 8GB RAM +256GB internal storage.
OnePlus 7 is packed with a dual-camera setup at the back that includes 48MP primary camera + 5MP and on the front side, there is a 16MP camera. The phone is powered by a 3700 mAH battery with 20W fast charging. It features a 6.41 inches Optic AMOLED display with 1080 X 2340 pixel resolution. OnePlus 7 is quite a powerful device and at the launch, its pricing starts from ₹32,999.
Samsung Galaxy S10 and S10 Plus
Both these phones are 2019 flagship devices f Samsung. Galaxy S10 and Galaxy S10 Plus are powered by a Snapdragon 855 Soc. The company offers the both the phones in various variants based on RAM and Storage options. Galaxy S10 and S10 Plus are packed with a same rear camera that includes the triple camera setup in which there is 12MP primary camera + 12MP telephoto + 16 MP ultrawide.
Talking about front camera Galaxy S10 is packed with 10MP sensor. Whereas, Galaxy S10 Plus is packed with dual camera setup that consists of 10MP primary camera + 8MP depth sensor. Galaxy S10 is powered by a 3400 mAH battery and Galaxy s10 Plus is powered by a 4100 mAh battery.
Redmi K20 Pro
It is also a very powerful Android phone with SD 855 Soc available at a very affordable price tag. Redmi K20 Pro 6.39-inches OLED panel with minimum bezels, FHD+ resolution and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. The phone is available for various storage options from 64GB to 256GB.
It is packed with triple rear cameras that include 48MP main cameras with Sony IMX586 sensor + 13MP ultra-wide-angle lens + 8MP telephoto lens. On the front, there is a 20 MP pop-up camera. Redmi K20 Pro is powered by a 4,000 mAh battery with support for fast charging with 27W fast charging capabilities.
The main highlight of the phone is its flip camera that consists of 48MP primary sensor + 13MP ultrawide-angle lens. It’s important to tell you here that as it is a flip camera, the same camera will be used for selfies and video chatting. Asus 6z features a 6.4-inch full-HD+ screen with 600 nits brightness and it is packed with Corning Gorilla Glass 6.
The phone also packs a 5,000mAh battery with Quick Charge 4.0 fast charging support. At the time of launch the phone is pricing starts from ₹31,999 in India. That is one of the lowest price Android phone powered by a Snapdragon 855 Soc. Moreover, it has a full-screen display without any notch.
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Pixel 4 and Pixel 4Xl
Both these are the flagship devices of Google. Still, we have listed them at the bottom of the list because Google Pixel 4 series has a radar onboard. That’s the reason Google’s flagship device is not available to buy in many countries. One of them is India, Google Pixel 4 series is not available to buy in India.
Although its quite a powerful device to have. Both the devices are packed with brilliant cameras and stock Android. Moreover, on Google Pixel series you will get the latest updates instantly as Google releases them.
I hope you liked the best Snapdragon 855 Phones list. Moreover, we will update this list from time to time with new entries. If you have any suggestion kindly use the comment section below.