Xiaomi today launched company's first in-house SoC Surge S1at an event in China It is an Octa-Core SoC with four high-performance ARM Cortex A53 cores clocked at 2.2GHz and the other four power-efficient ARM Cortex A53 cores are clocked at 1.4GHz. It has big.LITTLE structure for efficient usage of the eight cores.
Xiaomi says that it beats the 14nm Snapdragon 625 and both MediaTek Helio P10 as well as P20 in Geekbench 4.0 CPU multi-core benchmark and GFXBench Manhattan off-screen benchmark.
Octa-Core – Quad 2.2GHz A53 + Quad 1.4GHz A53 CPUs
28 nm HPC process
Quad-Core Mali-T860 GPU
32-bit high-performance DSP for voice processing
14-bit dual ISP for enhanced image processing capabilities
Dual noise reduction algorithm reduces noise and preserves details in low light
Surge ISP algorithm improves camera light sensitivity by 150%.
OTA upgradeable baseband offers continuous performance improvements, continuous improvements for fraudulent base station detection
VoLTE high definition voice and video calls
Chip-level security protects data integrity and prevents unauthorized network access while combining hardware and software measures to offer enhanced security.