Samsung’s Exynos 8890 breaks records on AnTuTu scoring over 100,000 points

Recently, the Huawei Mate 8 with the Chinese phone maker’s Kirin 950 SoC scored more than 94,000 points on AnTuTu, shattering records on the benchmark site. Now, that already impressive record was broken by none other than the new Exynos 8890 SoC made by Samsung, scoring 103,692 points. The Exynos 8890 SoC is expected to […]

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 Exynos 8890 under the hood of Samsung Galaxy S7 starts mass production?

Rumour has it that Samsung is cooking up a new Exynos SoC for the highly-anticipated Samsung Galaxy S7. The new chipset is said to be the Exynos 8890, which will replace the Exynos 7420 as the Korean tech giant’s new high-end processor. Now, according to a new report, Samsung has started mass producing the said […]

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 Samsung to mass produce Exynos 8890 for Galaxy S7 in December?

We’ve been hearing a lot of rumours about the yet to be announced Samsung Galaxy S7 in the past few weeks. We already know thanks to previous reports that the Korean tech giant’s upcoming flagship could rock Samsung’s new high-end CPU – the Exynos 8890. Now we’re hearing that Samsung is getting ready to mass […]

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 Samsung Galaxy S7 with Exynos 8890 modem benchmarked

Samsung is rumoured to have ditched its old system of developing flagships for a new system that reportedly allows it to roll out flagships a few months faster than expected. This means that the Samsung Galaxy S7 may make its official debut as early as February. We also heard that the Samsung will reportedly make […]

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 Samsung Galaxy S6 with Exynos 7420 on board kicks serious butt in multi-core test

Want to know how the Samsung Galaxy S6 and the Samsung Galaxy stacks up against the competition in the processor department? German-speaking Computerbase.de has put the S6 with the 64-bit octa-core Exynos 7420 on board up against the HTC One M9 with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 under the hood and the Apple iPhone 6 Plus with […]

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 Samsung teases you no longer have to wait for apps to load with Galaxy S6 with Exynos 7420 CPU on board

According to past reports, the Samsung Galaxy S6 and the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge will sport Samsung’s Exynos 7420 64-bit octa-core processor under the hood. Now the Korean tech giant is teasing that app loading time will be a thing of the past with this new processor on board it next flagship. Samsung teased this […]

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 Dutch carrier puts the Samsung Galaxy S6 up for pre-order – confirms Exynos 7420

Dutch network operator Tele2 has put the yet to be announced Samsung Galaxy S6 up for pre-order (presumably by accident). Interested parties can get their hands on the 32 GB version of the smartphone by agreeing to a two year contract at €44 per month. What’s interesting about the listing is that it confirms Samsung’s Exynos […]

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 Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge returns to Geekbench – scores higher and confirms Exynos 7420 and Android 5.0.2

The unannounced SM-G925F (believed to be the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge has returned to benchmark database site Geekbench. This time, however, it scored higher in the multi-core test. The test results also confirm that the smartphone will sport Samsung’s Exynos 7420 64-bit octa-core processor under the hood and run Android 5.0.2 (Lollipop). So what does […]

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 Samsung reportedly ditches Snapdragon 810 for Exynos 7420 to compete with Qualcomm

According to past reports, Samsung ditched its plans to use Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 64-bit octa-core processor for the Galaxy S6 due to overheating issues. A new report, however, is saying that Samsung has another reason for using its own Exynos 7420 in place of the Snapdragon 810. It is reportedly planning to compete with the chip […]

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 Analyst believes Samsung cannot ditch Snapdragon 810 that easily

We’ve learned from previous reports that Samsung has ditched plans of using Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 64-bit octa-core processor, and will be using its own 64-bit octa-core Exynos 7 Octa CPU instead. An analyst, however, is saying that the Korean tech giant cannot ditch Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 that easily. This is according to Cowen analyst Timothy Arcuri. […]

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