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Samsung announces the Exynos 880 chipset for mid-range 5G smartphones

The theme for 2020 is 5G, whether we like it or not. Most of the releases this year have been on a handful of 5G SoCs in the upper ranges of the smartphone ecosystem. This fact will slowly change as more and more chip manufacturer increase their 5G portfolio. Samsung is now building upon its...

Samsung may debut its new Exynos 992 processor on the Galaxy Note 20

At Samsung Tech Day 2019 in October last year, the company announced its new flagship Exynos 990 SoC. The SoC is manufactured on the company's new 7nm LPP EUV (extreme ultra-violet) process and it features a triple-cluster CPU core setup consisting of a combination of two custom M5 big cores, two ARM Cortex-76 middle cores,...

Samsung became the third largest smartphone SoC vendor globally in 2019

Qualcomm has been the dominant player in the smartphone SoC vendor market for much of the last decade. MediaTek has long performed the role of providing cheaper SoCs in the smartphone market. Samsung and Huawei's HiSilicon, on the other hand, make custom SoCs that are intended for use in their own smartphones. Samsung System LSI's...

Motorola One Vision/Action Android 10 kernel source code now available

Compared to the monumental popularity of Qualcomm's Snapdragon series of SoCs, the adoption rate of Samsung-designed Exynos chipsets by third-party smartphone makers is remarkably low. Apart from the Korean OEM itself, companies like Meizu and Vivo have occasionally picked up Exynos chips. Motorola also joined this small club by incorporating the Exynos 9609 SoC in...

Samsung announces the Exynos 980 SoC with an integrated 5G modem

5G is a big trend in smartphones right now and Samsung has been no stranger to it. The company has launched a couple of 5G-capable devices, but they've all required a separate modem (the Snapdragon X50 usually) for 5G connectivity. Now, Samsung has announced a new SoC that includes a CPU, GPU, NPU, and a...

Exynos 9825 announced ahead of the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 launch

We're merely a few hours away from the official announcement of the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Samsung Galaxy Note 10+, and Samsung has already taken the wraps off their newest Exynos SoC. Meet the new Exynos 9825, the mobile processor that will power Samsung's newest flagship devices. Exynos 9825 - Specifications Specifications Exynos 9825 Exynos 9820 Process 7nm LPP EUV 8nm...

Source: The Motorola One Vision is an Android One phone with the Exynos 9610

Motorola, unlike other major smartphone brands with widespread name recognition, has yet to release a new flagship smartphone in over 6 months. Even its last flagship, the Moto Z3, can hardly be considered as such. Instead, the company has focused on the mid-range segment. The Moto G7 family is their latest mid-range smartphone lineup, but...

Customize One UI on the Exynos Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+ and Note 9 with this Xposed Module

One UI has been the highlight of Samsung's Android Pie rollout, bringing in a much more refined experience that has been well received by a lot of people. The refreshed UI has begun rolling out for the Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+, and the Galaxy Note 9, but despite the improvements it brings, there's still...

Samsung releases the Exynos Galaxy Note 8’s kernel source code for the Android Pie release

The Exynos variant of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 had just begun receiving its official Android Pie based One UI update a few days ago, beginning with regions of Eastern Europe and India. The update measured at about 2GB, but that was expected as it brings along significant performance upgrades, as well as February 2019's...

Samsung Exynos 7904 mid-range SoC announced with an emphasis on the Indian market

Today, Samsung Electronics has announced its latest addition to the Exynos 7 Series SoCs: the new Samsung Exynos 7904. This SoC is targeted towards phones in the mid-range segment and is customized for the needs of the Indian consumer. The Samsung Exynos 7904 is built on a 14-nm process, and is equipped with 2x Cortex-A73 cores...

Android Pie update files posted for the Exynos Samsung Galaxy Note 9

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is Samsung's current flagship, at least until the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S10 lineup is revealed. The Note 9 recently began receiving its Android Pie OTA update in some regions, bringing the goodness of Samsung's new One UI along with it. If you are looking to get your hands on firmware update...

Samsung reportedly working on a Galaxy A50 with 4000mAh battery, 24MP camera, in-display fingerprint scanner

The mid-range Samsung Galaxy A series has been undergoing many changes in recent months. With the Samsung Galaxy A8s featuring a display hole and no headphone jack, Samsung appears to be using them nearly as smartphones to test the waters. According to a report from the Dutch Galaxy Club website, the company is working on a...