Qualcomm Snapdragon 615/616 (MSM8939)
MSM8939 (or Snapdragon 615) is a Qualcomm SoC released in 2014, with great mainline support. There is a slightly higher clocked variant (CPU cores up to 1.7/1.2 GHz) available as Snapdragon 616.
- MSM8939 is a great platform to get started with mainlining! It can use the dedicated MSM8916 Mainlining guide that explains how to get started (as both SoC's are very similar). Most of the time you need to change
Using all 8 core feels sluggish, therefore currently only 4 are enabled.
MSM8939 (Snapdragon 615)
|ASUS Zenfone 2 Laser / Zenfone 2 Selfie (1080p variant)||asus-z00t||testing|
|BQ Aquaris M5||bq-piccolo||Y||testing|
|HTC Desire 820 (Single SIM)||htc-a51tuhl||Y||testing|
|HTC One M8s||htc-m8qlul||Y||testing|
|Lenovo PHAB Plus||lenovo-phoenix||testing|
|Motorola Moto X Play||motorola-lux||testing|
|Sony Xperia M4 Aqua||sony-tulip||testing|
|Xiaomi Mi 4i||xiaomi-ferrari||Y||testing|
MSM8939v2 (Snapdragon 616)
|Huawei Honor 5X||huawei-kiwi||Y||testing|
|Xiaomi Redmi 3||xiaomi-ido||testing|
A shared kernel fork with some out-of-tree patches which were not upstreamed yet can be found at https://gitlab.com/msm8939-mainline/linux.