Source: Samsung Galaxy S11, Galaxy S11 + and Galaxy S11e will go global with Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chip instead of Exynos 990

Samsung for several years now releases its flagship devices with Snapdragon chips only for

several countries. Now there is information that there will be more such regions with the new generation of smartphones.

What is known

According to the Korean edition of Thelec, the companySamsung decided to sell the Galaxy S11, Galaxy S11 + and Galaxy S11e smartphones in the global market with the Snapdragon 865 chip instead of the Exynos 990. Only Europe will be the exception. In this region, so far and further they plan to release flagships based on SoC Exynos.

According to an industrial source, the manufacturer took such a step, as the new Qualcomm processor is much more powerful than the proprietary chipset. In addition, he bypasses him in many ways.

Recall Snapdragon 865 built by7 nanometer process technology and has 8 cores. Four productive Cortex-A77s: three operate at a maximum frequency of 2.84 GHz and one at 2.4 GHz. The remaining four cores are energy-efficient with a frequency of 1.8 GHz. The processor comes with an Adreno 650 graphics accelerator and an X55 5G modem.

When to expect

There is no official announcement date for the Galaxy S11 smartphones, but according to an Ice Universe insider, the new products will debut on February 18 in the United States along with the “clamshell” Galaxy Fold 2.