Samsung Exynos 880 Chipset with 5G and NPU

Samsung Exynos 880 Chipset with 5G and NPU

Samsung Exynos 880 affordable 5G Chipset from Samsung targeted for mid-range Smartphones. Vivo Y70s is the first Smartphone to have the new chipset that Vivo launched in China today.

Samsung Exynos 880 specifications

Samsung Exynos 880 is an octa-core processor manufactured on Samsung’s 8nm FinFET process. The chipset boasts two Cortex-A77 cores clocked at 2.0GHz and six Cortex-A55 cores clocked at 1.8GHz. It also supports LPDDR4x RAM and UFS 2.1 storage.

The Exynos 880 includes the ARM Mali-G76 MP5 GPU, which is touted to support Full HD+ (2520×1080) displays. According to Samsung, the processor supports advanced graphics APIs and offers powerful and efficient graphics processing. It provides high refresh rates for games (along with AI skills), is also identical to Exynos 980.

Samsung Galaxy 880

Samsung Exynos 880 has an identical integrated 5G modem with support for up to 2.55Gbps download speeds and 1.28Gbps uploads. It also packs tech that can fuse 5G and 4G networks to deliver download speeds of up to 3.55 Gbps and thanks to E-UTRA-NR Dual Connectivity that combines 5G and LTE networks.

The main difference appears between Exynos 980 and 880 is camera support. Exynos 980 can support up to a 108-megapixel main camera, but Exynos 880 is “limited” to 64-megapixel main cameras or dual 20-megapixel setups. Exynos 880 4K video recording at up to 30 fps with H.265, H.264, and VP9 codecs.

In addition, the Exynos 880 features an DSP (Digital Signal Processor) and NPU (Neural Processing Unit) for powering on-device AI capabilities. The DSP and NPU share a controller and DMA (Direct Memory Access) for efficient AI processing.

Exynos 880 comes with a 4-mode GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite System) receiver that supports GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, and Galileo for efficient location services.

As mentioned, the Exynos 880 SoC is debuted with Vivo Y70s. The phone boasting 5G connectivity, of course, along with excellent gaming performance and 48Mp triple Rear Camera. The phone starts at CNY 1,998, or about $280 making it more affordable 5G Smartphone.