Samsung has revealed the Exynos 2200, its archetypal mobile processor with an AMD RDNA 2-powered GPU that volition let ray-tracing and different gaming features. The system-on-chip (SoC) volition apt diagnostic successful Samsung's upcoming Galaxy S22, rumored to beryllium launching astatine an Unpacked lawsuit connected February 8th.
The Exynos 2200 with AMD's "Xclipse" GPU volition beryllium manufactured connected Samsung's 4-nanometer EUV process. "Samsung’s Xclipse GPU is the archetypal effect of aggregate planned generations of AMD RDNA graphics successful Exynos SoCs,” said AMD Senior VP David Wang.
The CPU, meanwhile, volition usage 1 high-powered Cortex-X2 "flagship core" on with 3 show and ratio balanced Cortex-A710 big-cores and 4 power-efficient Cortex-A510 little-cores. The representation processor is designed to enactment camera sensors up to 200 megapixels similar the Isocell HP1 Samsung revealed past September.
AMD and Samsung announced a collaboration successful 2019, with the anticipation that AMD's graphics tech would beryllium utilized successful Exynos smartphone processors. Rumors early successful 2021 suggested that AMD-powered Samsung processors were coming soon, and astatine Computex, AMD confirmed that an upcoming Exynos mobile system-on-chip would feature RDNA 2 graphics technology.
The Exynos 2200 was expected to beryllium launched earlier, but Samsung mysteriously no-showed its ain motorboat lawsuit primitively scheduled for January 11th. Normally, Exynos processors are earmarked for regions extracurricular North America, portion the US gets Qualcomm's Snapdragon mobile processors. That would mean the you wouldn't spot the AMD GPU and its ray tracing features stateside, but we'll person to hold for the Galaxy S22 motorboat to corroborate that.
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