The Korean electronics giant packs a lot of speed and multimedia features into its new phone with chips from Samsung and Qualcomm
The company's new chip, which is based on four ARM Cortex-A15 processors, is slated for widespread production in August.
The Exynos 5 Octa is the next major processor iteration in Samsung's CPU lineup, featuring eight CPU cores. It's the company's next great processing beast and should fuel the company's premium tablets for the next few years.
The latest version of Samsung's Exynos processor, coming soon, the 5 Octa is an eight-core CPU. ARM demoed the new processor at Mobile World Congress, touting its performance.
MediaTek's upcoming 64-bit system-on-chips will have Opera Max data compression tech built-in.
Available for sale September 26, the tablets come packed with Super AMOLED displays, beefy processors and a slim design.
The chipmaker is accusing Samsung and Qualcomm of infringing its patents related to the company's core graphics technology.
Update being rolled out to owners in the U.K. addresses vulnerability in select Samsung devices that allowed access to user data.
An online smartphone store's product page for the upcoming phablet lists a 5.7-inch display and a 16-megapixel camera.
The hardware maker is fast at work on a fix for a bug that leaves multiple devices vulnerable to exploits.