Samsung just held its first Analyst Day event in eight years, offering us a glimpse of its plans for 2014 and beyond. Some of the most interesting tidbits coming out of the event concern the advancements in mobile technology that the Korean conglomerate expects to make starting with next year.
Samsung is ready to manufacture 64-bit Exynos chips – official
We’ve already heard that Samsung is close to completing the development of a 64-bit Exynos chip, but now we have official confirmation. A director with Samsung’s System LSI division confirmed during a conference call that the chipmaker is ready to manufacture its first 64-bit SoC.
Of course Samsung is going to use 64-bit chips in phones next year
Leaked specifications show that the soon-to-be-released Samsung Galaxy S4 mini will be powered by a 1.6 GHz dual-core Exynos 5210 processor, will use a 4.3 inch Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 540 x 960, come with 1GB and RAM, and pack an 8MP camera on the back. What would you like to see in the Galaxy S4 mini and would you buy one?
Snubbed by Samsung over Exynos, Lenovo wants to design its own chips
Lenovo is reportedly creating its own chip design division, that will focus on creating systems on a chip for mobile devices. One on of the reasons behind the move is the strained relationship with Samsung.
Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini rumored to pack brand new Exynos 5210 processor
T-Mobile and Sprint have begun rolling out to fix the Exynos chip root exploit which was discovered last year. So far there's no official word from other carriers on when or if their updates will go live.
Did you happen to miss Samsung’s big announcement at the CES 2013 yesterday? If you got the time to spare, you can catch the magic unfolds right in your living room by viewing Samsung’s keynote presentation in its entirety.