Samsung may switch to using a PowerVR GPU in their flagship single-chip systems Exynos
Only Samsung managed to announce the beginning of production of single-chip system Exynos 9 8895 Series, which will be the basis of smartphones Galaxy S8 as in the network appeared the first rumors about the Exynos SoC next generation.
To start recall that in the configuration of the Exynos 8895 includes four processor cores of its own design Samsung, four Cortex-A53 and GPU Mali-G71. Samsung switched to using GPUs Mali even with the release of the Exynos 4210 SoC in 2011.
However rumors indicate that Samsung next flagship SoC, which is now called Exynos 9810, can use the company’s PowerVR GPU from Imagination Technologies. What kind of GPU will reportedly be used in the new SoC, itself, not reported. We will remind, at the moment the biggest client of Imagination Technologies is Apple, whose system on a chip for a very long time used the GPU PowerVR. Also GPUs Imagination Technologies encountered in some solutions, MediaTek Helio. But Samsung last used PowerVR for their SoC.
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