- A brand new report suggests we may see Samsung’s subsequent flagship chipset — possible the Exynos 2200 — launch in laptops this yr.
- This new chip can be Samsung’s first with an AMD GPU.
- It’s possible Samsung needs to place the chip as a competitor to Apple’s M1 by utilizing it throughout a number of strains.
Earlier this yr, Samsung confirmed that we might see the fruit of its partnership with AMD sooner or later in 2021. This Exynos-branded processor would, theoretically, be Samsung’s strongest but. AMD’s graphics processing would possible be superior to ARM’s Mali.
Now, in keeping with a report from The Korea Economic Daily, Samsung may very well be planning to launch this new processor in a laptop computer. Because it’s all however sure the chipset — possible branded because the Exynos 2200 — would land in smartphones and tablets, this rumor suggests Samsung may very well be gunning for Apple’s M1 technique of getting one chip for all the things.
The report contends that Samsung may very well be planning to launch a Home windows-powered laptop computer within the second half of this yr. This laptop computer would have the Exynos 2200 inside, which might make it an ARM-based system. This wouldn’t be the primary time Samsung’s launched an ARM-based laptop computer — the Galaxy Book S has the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8Cx inside. Nonetheless, this is able to be the primary time Samsung would use the identical chip to energy a laptop computer and its smartphones.
Nonetheless, we don’t anticipate to see a Samsung cellphone launch this yr with the Exynos 2200 onboard. It’s potential the corporate may use the Samsung Galaxy S22 launch for that. This ARM-powered laptop computer, although, may assist give us an concept of what we would have the ability to anticipate for future telephones powered by the chip.