All you need to know about Exynos 1280 chipset
South Korean tech giant Samsung has officially announced its all-new processor Exynos 1280 for mid-range smartphones. The newly launched chipset comes with some improvements in the AI capabilities and supports 5G connectivity. The newly launched smartphone has been already used in a few Samsung Galaxy smartphones including Galaxy A53, Galaxy A33, and Galaxy M33. According to the smartphone maker, Exynos 1280 will boost graphics performance and will bring efficient computing to 5G smartphones. This processor is built on Samsung 5nm EUV process and is equipped with an eight-core CPU that is made of Cortex-A78 performance cores and six Cortex A-55 power-efficient cores.
To handle the graphics, it is powered by ARM Mali-G68. To make the battery performance efficient, Exynos 1280 is optimized with Fused Multiply-Add (FMA). The neural processing unit (NPU) brings out enhanced AI functions such as real-time motion analysis, multi-object surveillance, and scene segmentation. The Exynos 1280 can handle an FHD+ display with a refresh rate of up to 120Hz. The chipset comes with support for up to 108MP sensor and a triple camera array and up to 30fps 4k video recording. It supports WiFi 802.11ac MIMO with dual-band (2.4/5G), Bluetooth 5.2, and quad-constellation multi-signal for L1 and L5 GNSS positioning.