The Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM8960 Lite is mainly used for budget phones as the chipset and processor has been made less powerful. You will note from the specs and also from the use of the chipset that the cache levels are much lower compared to others.
The Snapdragon S4 MSM8960 has a 1,024 KB/Core with a Qualcomm Adreno 225 GPU. Now compare this with the Snapdragon S4 MSM8960 Lite which has a 512 KB/Core. The processors are also slower when compared up to 1.2 Ghz compared to 1.7 Ghz. Note that there are three versions of this as the third version is the Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960T.ISA Supported: ARMv7 CPU Structure: RISC Semiconductor Technology: CMOS Year Released: 2014
There had been a number of mobile phones who use this version of the chipset. The Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM8960 Lite has been used in the following mobile phones:
- Samsung Galaxy Stellar
- HTC DROID Incredible 4G LTE
- Kyocera Torque
- Kyocera Hydro Xtrm
Below you will find the basic specs of the chipset. Always check with the salesman at the mobile phone store as we cannot guarantee the specs on the chipset or its usage.