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Samsung will unveil next-gen Exynos chip on January 4

The new processor will come with significant upgrades and is likely to power the Galaxy S9.
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Samsung has confirmed the launch of its next-generation Exynos chip.

Samsung has confirmed the launch of its next-generation Exynos chip.

Samsung has confirmed the launch of its next-generation Exynos chip. The tech giant took it Twitter to announce the launch scheduled for January 4, just days ahead of the global consumer electronics and tech tradeshow - CES 2018 in Las Vegas.

The new processor is expected to come with significant upgrades and is likely power the upcoming Galaxy S9, S9+ and the Note 9.

Samsung’s tweet reads, “Discover #TheNextExynos that goes beyond a component. Stay tuned.” Apart from the date when the chip is going to be unveiled, there isn’t much information revealed as is obvious. 

As we have seen, neither does the official teaser give away the name of the chip. But we at TechSource believe it could possibly be the the next-generation mobile processor Exynos 9810, announced by the company last month.

Needless to say, the new processor is expected to come with significant upgrades over its predecessor, the Exynos 8895. The new Exynos chip will most likely power the upcoming Galaxy S9, S9+ and the Note 9.

Industry experts opine that the Galaxy maker planning to unveil its next flagship smartphones for the first time at MWC in late February. Industry analysts suggest the company could release the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ as early as March this year. Besides the repositioning of the fingerprint scanner, both the devices are likely to come with minor upgrades over their predecessors – the Galaxy S8 and S8+.