We have been hearing rumors that the new Samsung Galaxy S7 would come with Samsung’s Exynos 8990 processor and also Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon 820 processor.
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 was announced yesterday and now Samsung has made their new Exynos 8990 processor official.
“The Exynos 8 Octa is a leading-edge application processor for next-generation mobile devices that incorporates Samsung’s mobile technology leadership in CPU, ISP, and modem as well as process technology,” said Dr. Kyushik Hong, Vice President of System LSI marketing, Samsung Electronics. “With our custom designed CPU cores and the industry’s most advanced LTE modem, consumers using mobile devices with the Exynos 8 Octa will experience a new level of mobile computing.”
According to Samsung their new Exynos 8990 is 30 percent faster than their current Exynos 7420 processor, we are expecting to see this turn up in the new Samsung Galaxy S7 when it launches early next year.
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