Exynos 1080 vs Exynos 980 vs Exynos 990: Just how good is the 1080?

The Exynos 1080 was announced last week, and it is Samsung’s first 5nm mobile chipset. Usually, the South Korean tech giant debuts its latest fabrication process with its flagship processor, but this time the company decided to debut the 5nm process with its mid-range chipset. And this step alone could mean a drastic change in […]

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Will Samsung put an end to all its Exynos woes with Exynos 2100?

Samsung’s Exynos chipsets have been criticized a lot this year, especially the Exynos 990 that was used in the Galaxy S20 and the Galaxy Note 20. The Exynos 990’s performance was sub-par and its power efficiency was low. Many loyal fans even wrote a petition to Samsung to stop using Exynos chipsets in high-end Galaxy […]

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Galaxy S21 series to launch with Exynos 2100 SoC in South Korea

Exynos-powered Samsung Galaxy flagships have taken some flak from the tech community for their lack of performance when compared to Snapdragon SoCs. More so with the Galaxy Note Ultra which has Snapdragon 865 Plus and Exynos 990 SoC as two variants for different regions. Samsung’s lack of confidence in its own chipset was evident when […]

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A second 5nm Exynos SoC may be on the horizon but only for China

Samsung’s mobile chipset division is going through an important transitional period as the next-gen Exynos series is moving away from custom cores developed in house to standard ARM cores. Samsung’s first chipset to make this change was reportedly confirmed today by the director of Samsung China R&D Institute. According to AnTuTu citing the source, the […]

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Analysts expect the next Exynos SoC to boost Samsung’s AP market share

Industry watchers believe that Samsung will leverage its upcoming Exynos chips to narrow the gap between it and Qualcomm and increase its AP market share. Samsung’s next high-end Exynos chipset codenamed ‘Olympus’ will boast upgraded performance and competitive prices, reasons why we can expect more Galaxy devices to be powered by the Exynos solution next […]

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Samsung reportedly making an Exynos processor for Windows PCs

Samsung has come under fire for the relatively weaker performance of its Exynos processors. Various tests showed the Galaxy S20’s Exynos 990 perform poorly compared to rival chips from Apple and Qualcomm. Fans have even started an online petition to request the company to switch to Snapdragon processors. However, the company has no plans to […]

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Samsung Galaxy Note 20 units in South Korea to use Snapdragon

Samsung has been asked not to use the Exynos processor on premium flagship phones. The company has no official response yet but it is going to use the newly announced Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus processor on units that will be sold in North America. But good news to those in South Korea, the Galaxy Note […]

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Samsung will take advantage of Huawei’s tragedy to sell more processors

Samsung makes mobile processors but they’re largely used in its own devices. The company has been trying to win new customers and while it has seen some success, Huawei’s ongoing troubles have given it a golden opportunity.The company is looking to improve the performance of its Exynos chips, particularly their artificial intelligence capabilities. It wants […]

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Samsung Galaxy Note 20 series will still use Exynos chipset

The Samsung Galaxy Note 20 series is no doubt a hot topic, especially in recent months. The South Korean tech giant is confirmed to make a grand launch of the new premium flagship offering for the second half of 2020. An August 5 announcement is set and fans are excited to see the new Galaxy […]

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Exynos 850 is an 8nm processor for mid-range smartphones

The Galaxy A21s was announced last month with the Exynos 850 processor. Back then, not much was known about the phone’s chipset, but Samsung has now listed the Exynos processor on its website, revealing its detailed features and specifications.The Exynos 850 (S5E3830) is built using Samsung’s 8nm LPP process and it is designed for smartphones, […]

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Mass production of 5nm Exynos chipsets to reportedly start from August

The 7nm Exynos 990 chipset that debuted with the Galaxy S20 series was heavily criticized due to its relatively higher power consumption and performance throttling. Later, it was revealed that Samsung is making improvements to the chipset and is planning to launch a revised version of the processor in the second half of this year. […]

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Samsung Exynos 880 SoC brings better mobile gaming, AI, and 5G

Some people don’t realize this but Samsung also manufactures mobile chips. It’s not only Qualcomm, MediaTek, HiSilicon, or Apple that comes up with chipsets. Samsung also has a chip division that delivers the Exynos line. Exynos processors are those found on Samsung mid-range phones and variants of the premium flagship phones in some markets. If […]

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Exynos 880 brings 5G, AI, and improved gaming to mid-range smartphones

Samsung has unveiled a new Exynos processor that is tailor-made for mid-range smartphones. The Exynos 880 features integrated 5G connectivity and faster performance for heavier tasks like gaming. It is a trimmed-down version of the Exynos 980 that was announced last year. The Exynos 880 debuted with a new Vivo smartphone which was unveiled yesterday.The […]

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Leaked Exynos 880 specs show it as underclocked version of Exynos 980

After launching the Exynos 980 for mid-range smartphones, it appears that Samsung is close to launching yet another mid-range SoC. The unannounced Exynos 880 chipset has appeared in benchmarks, but not in a Samsung phone. It looks like Vivo will launch one more phone with a mid-range Exynos processor.The Exynos 880 has been found inside […]

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AMD GPU for 2021 Samsung flagships impresses in first leak

AMD’s first custom Radeon GPU set to power future Samsung flagships will easily beat the current industry-leading options. That’s what can be inferred from several benchmark summaries leaked out of South Korea. Samsung and AMD originally announced their mobile GPU partnership back in mid-2019, but the first fruits of their collaboration won’t make their way […]

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