Samsung has officially announced Exynos 9 8895 processor with octa-core architecture. This uses four of the company’s 2nd generation custom designed CPU cores and four ARM Cortex-A53 cores integrated ARM’s latest Mali-G71 GPU. As we already know, It is based on 10-nanometer (nm) FinFET process technology compared to Exynos 8 which was based on 14nm.
According to samsung, Exynos 9 will offer 7% higher performance while consuming 40% less power when compared to 14nm technology. It is also the first Samsung SoC in the premium line-up to include gigabit LTE modem that supports five carrier aggregation, or 5CA.
The new Exynos comes with LTE Cat.16 modem that will offer maximum download speed of up to 1Gbp (Cat.16) and upload speed of up to 150Mbps (Cat.13) with 2CA. It can handle up to 4K Ultra HD (4096×2160) display resolution for 4K UHD VR and gaming experience, video recording and playback at a maximum resolution of 4K UHD at 120fps.
Samsung said that the Exynos 9 Series 8895 is currently in mass production and will be used in upcoming flagship Galaxy S8 smartphone. Looking at specs we can expect great power efficiency and up to the mark performance.