Should you hoped that the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 line can be primarily based solely on the SoC Snapdragon 865+ or that the Exynos 990 would get replaced with some form of up to date platform, it appears like you’ll be disenchanted. Plainly the worldwide model of the Galaxy Note 20 fashions will arrive with Exynos 990 identical to the Galaxy S20 collection.
Samsung Galaxy Note 20 international variants will stick with the Exynos 990 SoC
Can affirm. I have discovered no references to any new chip apart from Snapdragon 865+ within the firmware’s I have available.
The Exynos 990 will likely be used within the Note 20 and Note 20 Extremely. https://t.co/AGee7eHv8F
— Max Weinbach (@MaxWinebach) July 11, 2020
There’s data on the Internet that the brand new flagships will proceed to make use of the Exynos 990 SoC in most markets. The insider Max Weinbach, additionally engaged on the XDA, stated that there are not any point out of any new SoC apart from Snapdragon 865+ and Exynos 990 in One UI 2.5 firmware of those units. Based mostly on this, Weinbach claims that the Exynos 990 will stay an alternative choice to Qualcomm’s flagship platform.
In fact, this may upset many potential Note 20 consumers, as a result of there have been hopes for utilizing completely the Snapdragon 865+. There have been additionally rumors in regards to the Exynos 992, which may be very totally different from the Exynos 990. The end result is just not one of the best scenario. Exynos 990 in plenty of eventualities, loses a lot not solely to the Snapdragon 865, however even the Snapdragon 855. And whereas the Snapdragon 865+ is simply a minor update, the distinction between the 2 variations of the identical smartphone will grow to be even stronger.
Samsung doesn’t anticipate the Galaxy Note 20 to interrupt gross sales data
It’s no secret that within the first half of this yr, the smartphone market skilled stagnation and falling gross sales. The coronavirus has executed its job and the unfold of the pandemic has made Samsung perceive all this effectively. So the corporate doesn’t have excessive expectations of excessive demand for the Galaxy Note 20. Not less than at the beginning of gross sales.
It’s reported that this time the South Korean big determined to indicate prudence and warning relating to the procurement of elements for brand spanking new smartphones. The amount of element orders from third-party suppliers is low. And all due to projected low gross sales at the beginning as a result of penalties of COVID-19. Now it’s troublesome to foretell the additional improvement of occasions and what would be the demand for brand spanking new merchandise.
Judging by the accessible data, gross sales of the Galaxy S20 collection didn’t fail, however they have been decrease than anticipated. So, for the primary quarter of this yr, 3.5 million Galaxy S20+ items have been offered. Whereas a yr earlier it managed to promote 5.2 million Galaxy S10+. And in complete throughout this era 8.2 million of all units of the Galaxy S20 line, which incorporates three fashions, have been offered.
However it’s price making one vital note. The collection itself debuted in February, and its gross sales began in March. And actually, 8.2 million units have been offered in three weeks of gross sales.