Exynos chip out, Broadcom is in for the Samsung Galaxy S II Plus and Grand Duos
0. phoneArena 14 Jan 2013, 02:00 posted on
The S II Plus is actually utilizing Broadcom processor inside, not an Exynos chip, and Broadcom is even using it as a reference device for its mobile CPU. The BCM28155 SoC is a dual-core 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A9 fabrication with a homebrew VideoCore IV GPU, and the typical for A9s of yesteryear 40 or 45nm production method...
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3. thelegend6657 (unregistered)
Why is there so many variants of the Galaxy s2 all using different chip set ?
Galaxy s2 i9100 : the original galaxy s2 , the one that ruled all benchmarks .
Galaxy s2 i9100G : this variant is found in most parts of Asia , the original is only sold for a while before it was replaced by this , Samsung claims its because the original has heat issues , bulls**t , its just cheaper to produce . This version packs a TI Omap 4430 . Its the phone I am using now . BTW , my friend's original s2 feels faster and more solid .
T-Mobile Galaxy s2 : the variant I like the most , with a large 4.5 inch screen and a 1.5ghz snapdragon CPU
Galaxy R : one of the cheaper varient of the S2 , looks the same only the CPU is nvidea Tegra 3 and the screen is SLCD
Now galaxy S2+ ?
5. TylerGrunter (Posts: 757; Member since: 16 Feb 2012)
Correction: the Galaxy R uses the Tegra 2, not the Tegra3
6. thelegend6657 (unregistered)
Its a typo
8. Atrixboyyy (Posts: 223; Member since: 03 Nov 2011)
What is the sprint version made off my girlfriend has it and it feels like the cheapest phone I've ever held
9. thelegend6657 (unregistered)
Sprint version has same screen with the t mobile version but the CPU of the original
10. Atrixboyyy (Posts: 223; Member since: 03 Nov 2011)
How'd I get thumbed down lol either way it feels cheap
11. thelegend6657 (unregistered)
Don't you know that this site is filled with Samsung fanboy trolls?
4. yousef8824 (Posts: 35; Member since: 28 Jul 2012)
the samsung galaxy y gt-s5360 and duos 6102 have a broadcom cpu