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Samsung already planning an 8-core ARM chip

0. phoneArena 20 Nov 2012, 19:49 posted on

We knew that quad-core chips wouldn't be the end of the line for mobile devices, but we expected that they'd get a few years of maturation before the next step of processor evolution came. But, it looks like Samsung is already planning 8-core ARM chips...

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posted on 20 Nov 2012, 20:51

19. Jonathan41 (Posts: 532; Member since: 22 Mar 2012)


Sounds great. keep it up.

posted on 20 Nov 2012, 20:52

21. darkskoliro (Posts: 1077; Member since: 07 May 2012)


Give me a super efficient dual core please :(
Its all ill ever need on a phone. Seriously.

posted on 20 Nov 2012, 21:10

22. Ravail (Posts: 182; Member since: 14 Oct 2011)


While i myself am a computer enthusiast, i want to see better quad core chips.. meaning more work under heavy load with little to no heat at peak performance.

posted on 20 Nov 2012, 21:30

26. nicholassss (Posts: 368; Member since: 10 May 2012)


My note 2 should hold me over until 8 cores show up :3 ( i hope)

posted on 20 Nov 2012, 21:46 2

30. PapaSmurf (Posts: 10457; Member since: 14 May 2012)


Your Note II will hold you up for a looooooong time. 1.6GHz quad Exynos isn't something to laugh at.

posted on 21 Nov 2012, 07:08

40. zhypher_23 (Posts: 195; Member since: 04 Jun 2012)


Now this is what I call innovation, More Power 2U Samsung

posted on 21 Nov 2012, 08:07

41. zvioocge (Posts: 26; Member since: 23 Oct 2012)


comm'on
android even not optimized for 4core
there's argument
quad core krait isn't delivering 2X performance VS dual core krait so...
WE NEED BETTER CORE OPTIMIZATION IN 5.0 KEY LIME PIE!!!

posted on 21 Nov 2012, 14:23

43. flamencoguy (Posts: 107; Member since: 04 Aug 2012)


Quick patent it before Apple does. You know they will patent everything.

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