Samsung Debuts New Exynos Cortex ARM A9 Processor
Samsung today took the wraps off a new processor for smartphones, tablets, and other mobile devices. The Exynos 4212 is a dual-core ARM Cortex-A9 processor designed using Samsung's 32nm High-K Metal Gate (HKMG) low-power process. Samsung says the chip consumes 30% less power than the previous generation, but offers 25% more processing power. It includes a new graphics processing unit that can handle 50% more 3D graphics power, and can also record and play back video in 1080p HD. Last, the Exynos 4212 includes an on-chip HDMI 1.4 interface. The chip will be sampling to select customers by the end of the year.
May 31, 2018
ARM today announced a new series of processors cores for mobile devices that it says will increase performance without impacting battery life. The new Cortex A76 processor core is built using a 7nm process that ARM says delivers a 35% boost in speed and a 40% improvement in efficiency when compared to its previous 10nm core.
Feb 23, 2017
Samsung today announced the Exynos 9 Series 8895 application processor for premium mobile devices. The chip relies on Samsung's 10nm FinFET process with 3D transistors.
Mar 22, 2018
Samsung today announced the Exynos 7 Series 9610 mobile application processor, a chip built using Samsung's 10nm FinFET process that targets high-end smartphones. The octa-core processor has four Cortex A-73 cores at 2.3 GHz and four Cortex A-53 cores at 1.6 GHz.
Nov 14, 2018
Samsung is upping its AI game. Samsung today announced the Exynos 9 Series 9820, a system-on-a-chip for premiere smartphones such as the Galaxy S and Galaxy Note series.
Aug 31, 2018
Huawei today announced the Kirin 980, its premiere system-on-a-chip for mobile devices. The chip adopts a 7nm process, allowing for a 20% boost in power output and a 40% jump in efficiency when compared to Huawei's 10nm process.
Of course it has hdmi 1.4