Samsung details its Exynos 8 Octa processor
The South Korean tech giant Samsung has shared details about its new Exynos 8 Octa processor by using a huge presentation slide. The good side of this is that we have all gotten tons of information and let us tell you the new chip looks very promising.
The Exynos 8 Octa will be manufactured on Samsung’s 14 nm FinFET production process and will power the next generation of mobile devices. The processor features processing cores that have been specifically designed by Samsung and this is the reason why they come with exceptional performance and energy efficiency. The Exynos 8 Octa packs eight cores in a big.LITTLE configuration on the 64-bit ARMv8 architecture and features an integrated modem, support for LTE, 30 per cent better performance and 10 per cent better energy efficiency, a high-performance GPU, support for 4K displays and more. The chip is expected to enter devices this year.
Here’s the slide if you want to take a look at it. What do you think of the new chip?