Qualcomm’s next Snapdragon promises always-on smartphone cameras

Snapdragons power many of the world's smartphone cameras, so this is a sneak peek of the phones you may buy during 2022.

Qualcomm launched the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 mobile processor for smartphones at the Qualcomm Tech Summit in Hawaii late on Tuesday, adding substantially more performance and AI-powered features to 2022 smartphones. However, one of those may be controversial. While you may be used to your phone always listening for commands, are you ready for its camera to be always on, too?

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Mark Hachman

Mark Hachman

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