Samsung has officially unveiled its new Exynos 1080 chipset. This is the Korean company’s first system-on-a-chip based on the 5nm FinFET process.
The chipset includes an eight-core CPU, which consists of four high-performance Cortex-A78 cores (1×2.8 GHz + 3×2.6 GHz) and four energy-efficient Cortex-A55 cores (4×2.0 GHz). GPU Mali-G78 MP10 is responsible for graphics processing. The chip is compatible with LPDDR4X and LPDDR5 RAM, as well as UFS 3.1 storage.
The Exynos 1080 has a built-in 5G modem that supports Sub-6GHz and mmWave standards. The chipset works with Bluetooth 5.2, Wi-Fi 6, GPS and FM radio modules. As for the camera, configurations with one 200 MP module or two 32 MP modules are acceptable. Supports 4K video recording at 60 fps. In addition, smartphones can be equipped with WQHD + displays with a refresh rate of 90 Hz or Full HD + screens with a refresh rate of 144 Hz.
The first devices equipped with Exynos 1080 should hit the market in early 2021.