Verizon-bound Galaxy Note 5 passes through benchmark, reveals Exynos 7420 and 4GB RAM

As we get closer to the release of the Samsung Galaxy Note 5, so does the rate at which related leaks and intel intensify. We're no stranger to this phenomenon, and the closer we get to the big date, the meatier the leaks will get. Case in point: a tip was just sent in, drawing our attention to the existence of a recent Note 5 pass through the Geekbench test suite...
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86 Comments

56. fyahking

Posts: 1146; Member since: Jan 28, 2015

8 small cores vs 2 big cores? Hmmmm, I wonder why the iphone scores higher on the single core? Why? How come the iphone multi-core score is so low compare to note 5?

78. alex3run

Posts: 715; Member since: May 18, 2014

Oh, it will lose in some benchmark tests... What a pity! But noone cares because multicore performance of Note blows iPhone away.

24. viper7916

Posts: 25; Member since: Jun 21, 2013

Ill keep my note 4. As for the look of the phone it hidden inside a case. Same goes for my wifes GS5.

27. drazwy

Posts: 352; Member since: Jan 15, 2014

I dunno, looks like just a screen protector. Looks identical to a 4.

69. Fire5

Posts: 315; Member since: Feb 13, 2015

My GS5 worked out well today I have the GS6 and certainly better but the S5 has attributes that are needed as water proof and the larger battery.

25. det_bradlee

Posts: 160; Member since: Jun 08, 2015

How does 3664MB = 4GB?

26. manzer

Posts: 56; Member since: Apr 05, 2014

The took the pic with an iphone

28. lpratas

Posts: 398; Member since: Nov 09, 2011

I don't believe in this score. If Galaxy S6 it has a single-core score of 1500 and 5500 in multi-core, it can't be true. If it was 1750, 1800 in single-core perhaps. What i think it is a pre-production unity. I believe if it will be the same chipset but with a upping frequency and with the gpu with two more cores.

45. Ruturaj

Posts: 1484; Member since: Oct 16, 2014

It will score al most same as S6 not more since there is no change in architecture or it's not a die shrink (as 7420 was from 5433). Being note they could have increased clock a little as bigger phone would have better cooling but being glass phone clock frequency bump is unlikely. I don't think they will add more GPU cores, they could have upgraded (to T8XX) though.

79. alex3run

Posts: 715; Member since: May 18, 2014

That's not final software.

31. Ashoaib

Posts: 3271; Member since: Nov 15, 2013

specs are pretty solid... USF2, 7420, big battery, 4gb ddr4 ram... there is no competitor of Note Five yet... what else we can get as a beastly option? phones with crapdragon? or overly priced 8mp dual core 1gb ram Tin can of soda?those who are saying that Note Five is not an improvement over note 4 can look at 5433 vs 7420, 3gb ddr3 vs 4gb ddr4, usf2 vs emmc, 3200mah vs 4000+mah... if Note Five will have USB C port then I am on Note 5. I will not wait to see LG G4 Pro, Acsend mate 8 or Lumia 940xl

42. Ruturaj

Posts: 1484; Member since: Oct 16, 2014

Yep all features are best but Samsung could have done ever better, may be some bump in camera, no new SOC (at least they should have improved GPU to T8XX), USB Type C doesn't look to be on there. And A72 and SD820 is coming which will bring better single core performance.

41. Nsonaso

Posts: 11; Member since: Aug 28, 2014

What about the Note Tablet? It should better come with USB type C or else it's a big Disappointment to be after waiting since last year...

44. ShangTsung

Posts: 43; Member since: Jul 23, 2015

What I find funny about the supposed photo is that the "5" on the boot screen looks so fake you can't miss it. Def not final product

48. buzzer58

Posts: 2; Member since: Jul 24, 2015

boring... same SoC as GS6.

53. Tziggy14

Posts: 623; Member since: Sep 02, 2014

Well, looks like Qualcomm might as well start calling it quits. Samsung seems to be Exynos for the long haul, and won't be long before LG follows.

65. helLrave_619

Posts: 10; Member since: Jul 13, 2015

Hope that note 5 would at least behave as it is expected with those 4gigs of ram because the s6 is just miserable by that way. As it can't even meet back alot of apps you left behind due to its silly ram management.

82. arch_angel

Posts: 1651; Member since: Feb 20, 2015

They never use the same soc in the note as they do in the galaxy s's. probably a prototype score.

84. darkkjedii

Posts: 30895; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

I think these leaks are real, seeing as though the phone is actually built by now, and being field tested. Ladies and gentlemen, get ready for one helluva device.

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