Samsung Galaxy S21 with Snapdragon 875 SoC appears on GeekBench

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra

As you might know, the Samsung Galaxy S21 series is expected to launch early next year. Now in the latest leak Galaxy S21 with model number SM-G996U is spotted on the GeekBench with some key specification. The smartphone rakes 1120 points in the single-core test and 3319 points in the multi-core test, which is better than the Galaxy S21 Exynos variant score. However, Exynos powered Galaxy S21 with model number SM-G996B was also spotted on GeekBench.


According to the GeekBench listing, Samsung Galaxy S21 (SM-G996U) may be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 875 SoC. Although the Snapdragon 875 SoC is not officially announced yet. It is expected to launch on 1 December 2020. According to some leaks and reports, Snapdragon 875 SoC will come with a tri-cluster CPU having a single high-performance core, 3 Cortex a78 cores, and 4 Cortex A55 cores. In comparison with Snapdragon 865 SoC, the overall performance of Snapdragon 875 SoC will be 25% better.

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Talking about GeekBench listing, the Galaxy S21 Snapdragon variant has 8GB RAM and runs on the latest Android 11. Moreover, the Galaxy S21 Exynos variant was also spotted with the same 8GB RAM and Android 11.

Samsung Galaxy S21 Rumoured Specifications

It may feature a 6.7-inch OLED LTPS panel with FHD+ resolution with 120Hz refresh rate. There will be two variants of the phone one with Snapdragon SoC that will be sold in China and the US. The second variant of with Exynos SoC which will be sold in all markets except the US and China. The smartphone may pack a triple-camera setup at the back with a 12MP primary camera, a 12MP ultrawide camera lens, and a 64MP telephoto camera. Galaxy S21 might have a 4800 mAh battery with 25W fast charging support. It will be running on Android 11 based Samsung One UI 3.1 skin over the top.

Talking about the Samsung Galaxy S21 ultra, there are some rumors and reports which suggest that the smartphone will come with a 16GB RAM variant.

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