Samsung has began teasing its subsequent flagship smartphone SoC — anticipated to be known as the Exynos 2200 — forward of a January eleventh announcement with a tantalizing tidbit of data: the brand new chipset will function a GPU powered by AMD’s RDNA 2 graphics structure, higher identified for powering the next-gen graphics on the Xbox Sequence X, PlayStation 5, and AMD’s RX 6000-series graphics playing cards.
After all, on condition that the Exynos 2200 might be powering a smartphone, the brand new GPU received’t be magically enabling next-gen graphics on par with probably the most highly effective consoles and gaming PCs. Nevertheless it doubtless will allow some enhancements in graphics, together with no matter different improve Samsung has up its sleeve for its newest flagship chip.
As a successor to 2021’s Exynos 2100, the Exynos 2200 will doubtless energy a few of Samsung’s strongest telephones in 2022, together with the presumed Galaxy S22 and S22 Extremely. As is normally the case, although, it’s doubtless that telephones utilizing Samsung’s in-house designs might be restricted to worldwide fashions of its upcoming flagships, with the US variants presumably set to make use of Qualcomm’s lately introduced Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset as a substitute.
Thankfully, we received’t have to attend lengthy to get extra particulars on the Exynos 2200 (or no matter Samsung calls it), on condition that the corporate is promising a proper debut on January eleventh.