Samsung is preparing to release Galaxy S23 series in early 2023, and it has recently been suggested that the series will be officially unveiled as early as January next year.
Today, Samsung Galaxy S23+ has appeared on Geekbench. Although it is the American version, it is still equipped with the same Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen2 processor and 8GB running memory. Let’s take a look at this new device.
The model is powered by an octagore SoC, codenamed Kalama, with 1+ 4 +3 or 1+2+2+3 cores, with supercores up to 3.36GHz, while three large cores run at 2.80GHz with an integrated Adreno 740 GPU.
In addition to the chipset details, the device is shown to have 8GB of RAM, running Android 13, and score 1,485 in the Geekbench 5 test for a single core and 4,844 in the multi-core section.
According to Qualcomm’s official Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 score, the highest single-core 1333, multi-core 4211, equivalent to Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 single-core improved by 14%, multi-core improved by 9%.
For comparison, Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra model, which has already appeared on Geekbench, is SM-S918U with a single core of 1521 and a multi-core of 4689. Samsung Galaxy S23 model is SM-S911U with a single core running score of 1524 and a multi-core running score of 4597, as previously reported by Igeekphone.
Qualcomm Snapdragon Summit will be held in Hawaii from November 15 to 17 this year. As usual, Qualcomm’s next flagship processor, the Snapdragon 8 Gen2 (SM8550), will be unveiled at the summit.
As previously revealed by digital blogger @iiceUniverse, the Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen2 is about a 10% plus improvement over the Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen1: Among them, CPU performance is improved by 10%, CPU energy efficiency is improved by 15%, GPU is improved by 20%, NPU AI performance is improved by 50%, and ISP is also greatly improved.
It was previously revealed by @Digital chat station that Samsung Galaxy S23 series, Xiaomi MI 13 series, Redmi K60 series and vivo X90 series will all be equipped with Snapdragon 8 Gen2 processor.
On July 9 this year, digital blogger @iBingcosmic also revealed that several major manufacturers have started testing Snapdragon 8 Gen2 and are very satisfied with the test results. The overall energy efficiency of the new flagship processor, Snapdragon 8 Gen2, will be improved by at least 15% compared to Snapdragon 8+ Gen1. The Snapdragon 8 Gen 2, Qualcomm’s next flagship processor, is also expected to be manufactured by TSMC and still run at 4nm.