Samsung for the first time officially confirmed the existence of SoC Exynos 9. The output is expected in the near future
Samsung has been using for its flagship (and only) smartphone system on a chip Qualcomm and their own Exynos solution. Last year for the first time the Korean giant has made the basic emphasis on your SoC in the devices Galaxy S7.
A new generation of flagships will surely be based on Snapdragon SoC 835. Moreover, due to an agreement between Qualcomm and Samsung, the first time all produced a single-chip system will be used it to create the Galaxy S8 and S8+, which other manufacturers will have to either wait or to choose the solution of the previous generation, as did LG.
Against this background, one would think that the new Exynos SoC for the leaders simply will not. But Samsung never claimed. Besides, just now the company released the first promo image of Exynos SoC 9.
Unfortunately, no new specs yet. Of course, it must be produced at 10-nanometer process technology and will probably contain GPU Mali-G71. Recent rumors also indicated that OCTA-core processor and the existence of two modifications of the new SoC.