Snapdragon 636 which first featured in Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 pro that debuted in January is the all-new 14nm cutting-edge Octa-core processor from Qualcomm that implements kryo architecture, outperforming it’s predecessor all-round. The chipset has it’s highest core clocking at 1.8GHz with peak download speed at 600Mbps and 150Mbps upload speed. Snapdragon 636 SoC has the ability to house single 24MP camera shooter and can go dual 16MP sensor as well, while the power department is equipped with Qualcomm quick charge 4.0 for fast charging.
Snapdragon 636 is designed to support advanced photography and enhanced gaming, Snapdragon 636 boasts long battery life and fast LTE speeds for top-tier smartphones and tablet.
Snapdragon 636 phones
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First featured the Snapdragon 636 powerhouse, debuted in January featuring 5.99-inch 18: 9-panel display with a dual 12MP + 5MP rear-facing camera and 13MP selfie shooter accompanied by AI to deliver a perfect shot. It also featured 4000mAh, coupled with the power-efficient processor and light speed MIUI user interface to deliver maximum power and additional time on gaming.
Display: 5.99-inch IPS LCD| processor: Snapdragon 636 SoC| RAM: 4/6GB| storage: 32/64GB| OS: 7.1.2| camera: 12MP + 5MP (rear) and 8MP front camera| Battery: 4000mAh.
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Launched and released in early months of 2018 is another mid-range device that runs the powerhouse Snapdragon 636 Octa-core processor with dual 13MP + 5MP rear facing a camera and 8MP selfie snapper. It has more battery capacity of 5000mAh compared to the 4000mAh that feature in Redmi Note 5 pro.
Display: 6.0-inch IPS LCD| processor: Snapdragon 636 SoC| RAM: 3/4GB| storage: 32/64GB| OS: Android 8.1| camera: 13MP + 5MP (rear) and 8MP front camera| Battery: 5000mAh.
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Unveiled back at the 2018 MWC also featured the latest cutting-edge Snapdragon 636 Octa-core processor. It debuted with 6.2-inch 19:9 aspect ratio panel display with an iPhone X notch like designed that house the 8MP selfie snapper while at the back is 12MP + 8MP sub shooter for depth effect. It also featured a big 3000mAh to provide maximum power considering the efficient processor.
Display: 6.2-inch IPS LCD| processor: Snapdragon 636 SoC| RAM: 4/6GB| storage: 64/128GB| OS: Android 8.0| camera: 13MP + 8MP (rear) and 8MP front camera| Battery: 3300mAh.
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Meizu E3 is another device that runs the power efficient Snapdragon 636 featuring all the specs of the processor. It sports 5.99-inch FHD + IPS LCD display and a dual 12MP + 20MP rear camera that supports 2.5x lossless zoom. Some other interesting specs include 3360mAh battery and Bluetooth 5.0. For the memory, it comes with 6GB RAM paired with 64GB or 128GB and finished with dated Android 7.1 (Nougat).
Display: 5.99-inch IPS LCD| processor: Snapdragon 636 SoC| RAM: 6GB| storage: 64/128GB| OS: Android 7.1| camera: 12MP + 20MP (rear) and 20MP front camera| Battery: 3360mAh.
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HMD has also joined the league of Snapdragon 636 phones with the launch of Nokia X6 which is known globally as Nokia 6.1 plus. It sports a 5.7-inch 18: 9-panel display while running Android One Oreo. There is a total of 3 camera sensor – 16MP + 16MP and 16MP front snapper. The memory configuration consists of 6GB RAM and 64GB ROM with other available options while it packs 3000mAh battery.
Display: 5.7-inch IPS LCD| processor: Snapdragon 636 SoC| RAM: 6GB| storage: 64GB| OS: Android 8.1| camera: 16MP + 16MP (rear) and 16MP front camera| Battery: 3000mAh
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Lenovo has also joined the likes of Xiaomi and Asus to unveil a Snapdragon 636 powered device after launching the Lenovo Z5. It’s coupled by 6GB RAM and paired with 128GB ROM, on top Android 8.1 (Oreo) which is based on ZUI 4.0 user interface. Out-of-the-box, Lenovo Z5 packs 3300mAh battery which supports Qualcomm fast charging.
Display: 6.2-inch IPS LCD| processor: Snapdragon 636 SoC| RAM: 6GB| storage: 128GB| OS: Android 8.1| camera: 16MP + 8MP (rear) and 8MP front camera| Battery: 3300mAh.
Also on making the list of Snapdragon 636 phones is Moto Z3 Play which sports 6.2-inch AMOLED display on 18:9 aspect ratio panel. Its chipset is coupled with 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM, while the operating system is based on Android 8.1 (Oreo). As usual, Moto Z3 Play sports 12MP + 5MP rear camera and 8MP selfie snapper just like the Redmi Note 5 pro. On the power department is 3000mAh battery with turbo fast-charge capability.
Display: 6.2-inch IPS LCD| processor: Snapdragon 636 SoC| RAM: 4GB| storage: 64GB| OS: Android 8.1| camera: 12MP + 5MP (rear) and 8MP front camera| Battery: 3000mAh.
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Xiaomi MI Max 3 has been added to the list after debuting with Snapdragon 636 SoC, paired with 6GB RAM and 128GB internal memory. It debuted with AI Dual 12MP + 5MP camera, massive 1.4um pixel for vibrant shots and 8MP selfie spot-light on the front panel.
The power department packs a 5500mAh battery for insane performance coupled with AI and efficient chip. Out of the box, it runs Android 8.1 (Oreo) based on MIUI 10.
Display: 6.9-Full Big Screen| processor: Snapdragon 636 SoC| RAM: 6GB| storage: 128GB| OS: Android 8.1| camera: 12MP + 5MP (rear) and 8MP front camera| Battery: 5500mAh.
At the moment, the list of Snapdragon 636 phones seems limited and that’s because of the fact that’s barely months the chipset debuted, so it’s only a matter of time before more smartphone brands and more phones start featuring the Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC. Therefore, since its a matter of time before the list expands, we will keep updating the list once there is a new member.