Notebookcheck
, , , , , ,
search relation.
, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
 

LG working on the octa-core Nuclun 2 SoC

LG Nuclun SoC to get a successor in 2016
First-gen LG Nuclun chip
This new processor is expected to be more powerful than the Samsung Exynos 7420 and various sources claim it will hit the market next year.
Codrut Nistor,

Working For Notebookcheck

Are you a techie who knows how to write? Then join our Team! Especially English native speakers welcome!

English-Chinese-Translator - Details here

Samsung is not the only phone maker to slowly move away from Qualcomm by making its own mobile processors, since LG already launched its first Nuclun chip. That chip entered mass production last year and is currently used for the LG G3 Screen handset. Now, it looks like the Nuclun 2 is being developed with the help of Intel and TSMC.

According to Business Korea, industry insiders revealed that "LG Electronics is currently moving to pilot production of ARM-based 64-bit mobile AP called the Nuclun 2 by using Intel's 14-nanometer FinFET technology and TSMC’s 16-nm FinFET technology." The chip is said to be an octa-core part with four ARM Cortex-A72 cores at 2.1 GHz and four Cortex-A53 ones at 1.5 GHz.

While the Nuclun is slower than the Exynos 5420, leaked benchmarks of the Nuclun 2 revealed that the new chip is already faster than Samsung's high end SoC currently on the market, namely the Exynos 7420. We will probably hear more about the new chip in the months to come, so stay tuned.

, , , , , ,
search relation.
, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
 

Source(s)

static version load dynamic
Loading Comments
Comment on this article
Codrut Nistor
Codrut Nistor - Senior Tech Writer - 5429 articles published on Notebookcheck since 2013
In my early school days, I hated writing and having to make up stories. A decade later, I started to enjoy it. Since then, I published a few offline articles and then I moved to the online space, where I contributed to major websites that are still present online as of 2021 such as Softpedia, Brothersoft, Download3000, but I also wrote for multiple blogs that have disappeared over the years. I've been riding with the Notebookcheck crew since 2013 and I am not planning to leave it anytime soon. In love with good mechanical keyboards, vinyl and tape sound, but also smartphones, streaming services, and digital art.
Please share our article, every link counts!
> Notebook / Laptop Reviews and News > News > News Archive > Newsarchive 2015 11 > LG working on the octa-core Nuclun 2 SoC
Codrut Nistor, 2015-11-27 (Update: 2015-11-28)