Samsung is holding a dedicated event to unveil its next-gen flagship Exynos chipset on January 12. The particular broadcast occasion will start at 9 AM ET and can be live-streamed on Samsung’s YouTube channel. Anticipated to be referred to as the Exynos 2100, the upcoming chipset will energy the worldwide variants of Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy S21 collection telephones.
Like Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 888, which is anticipated to energy almost all of the best Android phones this 12 months, the Exynos 2100 can be constructed on a 5nm EUV course of. As per a current leak, the Exynos 2100 may have an “ultra-high-performance” core operating at 2.9 GHz, three efficiency cores operating at 2.8GHz, and 4 energy-saving cores clocked at as much as 2.4 GHz. Rumors additionally recommend the upcoming chipset will characteristic a Mali-G78 GPU and an built-in 5G chipset.
Whereas final 12 months’s Exynos 990 wasn’t as impressive as Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 865, Samsung guarantees the upcoming Exynos 2100 will “redefine the usual for premium cellular expertise.” Preliminary benchmarks of the chipset, which have been leaked on-line final month, recommend it could possibly be extra spectacular than Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 888 by way of efficiency. Nevertheless, it stays to be seen if the chipset can be equally spectacular by way of effectivity.
What additionally stays to be seen is that if Samsung will use the Exynos 2100 contained in the Korean Galaxy S21 variants. Final 12 months, it went with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 865 chipset for the Korean Galaxy S20 collection telephones because the Exynos 990 wasn’t “good enough.”
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