Samsung deems Exynos 990 fiasco salvagable, but not without help

The Snapdragon 865 outperformed the Exynos 990 by such a margin that Qualcomm might as well have competed with a 2019 chip this year, though that isn’t to say Samsung is losing hope. Internally, that is, as it’s obviously hard to imagine it willingly admitting to any weaknesses. If there’s one silver lining to 2020, it’s […]

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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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Samsung reportedly designing custom Exynos chipset for Google

Lately, there has been a lot of discussion around Samsung’s Exynos chipsets and how they perform worse than their Snapdragon counterparts. Some enraged users even filed an online petition and suggested that the company should abandon the Exynos lineup altogether and switch to Qualcomm’s chipsets for its smartphones. However, the South Korean firm won’t likely […]

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Samsung Exynos subpar compared to Snapdragon SoC

Koreans are known for being nationalistic. They always support their own brands that is why Korean companies are often successful. Samsung is one of the most notable brands from South Korea today. It’s still the number one phone manufacturer in the world today. There is no doubt its success is thanks to its many royal […]

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This petition requests Samsung to stop using Exynos processors in its phones

A new petition has now appeared on Change.org that requests Samsung to stop using Exynos processors in its phones. The petition also questions the use of ISOCELL sensors instead of Sony’s camera sensors in Exynos variants of Samsung’s smartphones.The online petition has now gathered the backing of more than 15,000 consumers, with the target set […]

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Samsung edges out Apple to become third-largest smartphone processor brand

Apart from smartphones, Samsung also makes various components that go into a smartphone, including display panels, storage and memory chips, camera sensors, and processors. The company has edged out Apple to become the third-largest processor firm in the world, thanks to increased sales in India and the US.According to the latest smartphone SoC report from […]

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