Samsung to use Qualcomm chip in Galaxy S4

A few days ago rumors on the Internet suggested the Samsung Exynos 5 Octa chip was too hot to be used in the upcoming Galaxy S4 smartphone. Apparently the rumors have turned into reality – the latest information from Samsung says the Galaxy S4 will not use the Exynos 5 Octa – instead it will feature a chip from Qualcomm.

Most likely the Qualcomm chip will be the Snapdragon 600 processor, which was announced a few weeks ago. If correct then the Galaxy S4 will feature a Snapdragon chip at 1.9 GHz. The CPU change has come with other specs changes too – the Galaxy S4 will come with a 4.99-inch SoLux display at Full HD resolution instead of the previously announced AMOLED display. There will also be 2 GB of RAM, 16-64 GB of internal storage depending on model, a rear 13 MP camera – all in an aluminum chassis that weighs 138 grams.

The official announcement of the Galaxy S4 will take place on March 14 this year.

Source: Phonearena

Related posts

Kingmax launches 8 GB memory modules

Kingmax has joined A-Data and other memory companies in offering single piece 8 GB DDR3 memory modules on the market. The new memory belongs to the Nano Gaming RAM memory series and targets computer enthusiasts. Like other Kingmax memory, the new offering does not come with heat spreaders –...

Razer announced the Scarab gaming mouse mat

Gamers will welcome the new year with a new gaming mouse mat from Razer which will arrive on January 1st, 2011 - the Razer Scrab. It is actually a successor of  the Razer Destructor mouse mat, measures 350 (W) x 280 (L) x 3 (H) mm and feature Fractal 2.0 surface coated in light grey, which...

Motorola DROID smarthphone official, comes to Verizon

Verizon Wireless, the company with the nation’s largest wireless 3G broadband network, and Motorola, Inc., a pioneer in the mobile industry, today unveiled DROID by Motorola, the first smartphone powered by Android™ 2.0. DROID by Motorola features the brainpower and breakneck speed of a modern...

Leave a comment