In a tweet posted by Exynos, we knew that Samsung tested the Exynos 9 series SoCs in the past weekend. Today, there are more details relating the SoC have been unveiled.
According to courtesy of the LinkedIn profile of an intern, there will be two variants of the Exynos 9810 SoC – 9810V and 9810M. The first one, Exynos 9810V will come with the 18-cores ARM Mali-G71 GPU, while the Exynos 9810M version will feature a 20-core Mali-G70 GPU. Apart from this small difference, the two SoCs are similar in other areas. Both of them are will be equipped with the second-generation Samsung Mongoose cores. They are expected to bring better significant performance as well as efficiency improvements over the M1 core series used on the Exynos 8890 chipset. The Exynos 9810 might be manufactured on on the basic of Samsung’s 10nm process like Qualcomm’s octa-core Snapdragon 835 chipset.
According to a recent leaks, it seems highly that Samsung will announce the very soon, possibly right at the Mobile World Congress 2017 in Barcelona this week. And there is no doubt that the Exynos 9810 chipset will be equipped on Samsung’s next flagship smartphones, the duo Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+. Samsung promised to tease its Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+ flagships at its MWC 2017, until then we will get more details of the Exynos 9 chip at the event. Of course, not only the Exynos 9810, Samsung will also be using the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset as well in certain regions like US & Chinese market, and the other models will be powered by its in-house developed Exynos 9810 chipset.
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The launch information of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ will be confirmed by Samsung at MWC this week, but some rumors suggest its flagships will be released at Unpacked event on March 29th. Both smartphones will then go on sale in major markets from the middle of April.