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Samsung could use BOE Panels for budget smartphones

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Samsung is very imploringly innovative on its part, and recently in pace to expand itself globally. We all know BOE as a Chinese panel vendor the World’s No.1 display manufacturer with about twenty percent of the market share for OLED and LCD Panels has recently joined hands with Samsung Electronics for developing display panels for its budget smartphones.

According to the news firm ‘buisnesskorea’ the Chinese display maker BOE is reportedly developing panels for ‘Samsung Electronics’ new A13 and A23 budget smartphone series, which are scheduled to come out in May 2022.

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Some industry insiders revealed that Samsung has proposed BOE the idea of producing panels for its next-generation flagship smartphones, and is currently discussing technology, doing tech verifications, and also signing a contract with the Chinese panel developer.

Samsung is planning to release the new foldable smartphones, the Galaxy Z Fold 4 and the Galaxy Z Flip 4 in mid of the year or the second half of 2022. Previously Samsung Display has supplied all the foldable display panels so far.

We think Samsung will first verify the manufacturing quality and will only move forward if BOE meets all the specifications regarding the thermal shocks and life durability test.

About BOE?

BOE is Beijing Oriental Electronics founded by Wang Dongsheng in 1997, known for manufacturing LCDs, OLEDs, Flexible Display, MicroLEDs, Fingerprint sensors, and Solar panels. One of the most important facts is that BOE has acquired SK hynix in 2003.

At present times Samsung is very keen on joining hands with multiple players in the market. Last week we have reported the news that it is being in conversation with ‘SK hynix’ for the latest foldable hinges for its upcoming foldable. We will be updating you when the Korean tech giant launches the new smartphones that are equipped with BOE tech.

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Samsung teases Galaxy S24 Ultra Titanium Yellow launch in India

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Samsung might soon launch Galaxy S24 Ultra in a new Titanium Yellow color in India. The company has recently teased the forthcoming colorway of its latest flagship through a cryptic post. A related report claims that a Yellow variant of the S24 Ultra is coming.

The company hasn’t revealed such details in its Instagram post. The post, in particular, has an image showing a girl holding a Sunflower in her hands. Additionally, the Instagram post caption “All set to welcome a fresh new look for something (already) epic.”

Since the flower is only highlighted in that color pop image, it aligns with the Yellow color arrival. TheTechOutlook claims that Samsung may launch the Titanium Yellow colorway of the Galaxy S24 Ultra. Besides, its sale in the offline channels will likely start on June 21.

 

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The Galaxy S24 Ultra sports a 6.8-inch Dynamic AMOLED 2X screen with a QHD+ resolution. The display features 120 Hz refresh rate, 2,600 nits peak brightness, and HDR10+ support. The phone is equipped with Snapdragon 8 Gen 3, paired with up to 12 GB RAM and 1 TB internal storage.

Under the hood, the S24 Ultra packs a 5,000mAh battery that supports 45W fast charging. The smartphone runs Android 14-based OneUI 6.1 and will get 7 years of Android upgrades. It also features a large vapor chamber cooling technology for a seamless gaming experience.

In terms of optics, the S24 Ultra boasts a 200MP OIS-enabled primary, a 50MP Periscope with 5x optical zoom, a 10MP telephoto with 3x zoom, and a 12MP ultrawide camera on the back. The front side of the smartphone sports a 12MP front camera for selfies and video calling.

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Samsung may ditch AMD Xclipse, in-house Galaxy GPU likely in future

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Samsung Galaxy may end up canceling the AMD partnership for Exynos GPU. Following reports of Snapdragon exclusivity in Galaxy S25, another input suggests Samsung considering investing in GPU. A flagship chip for Galaxy with an in-house GPU is expected to debut in 2026.

According to Bloter, a Samsung executive of the management committee within the board of directors has decided to invest in GPU. It’s a move likely to strengthen Samsung’s “GPU-related business competitiveness or to expand its internal information technology (IT) infrastructure.”

With the Exynos 2200, Samsung debuted the Xclipse GPU made in partnership with AMD. There was no Exynos 2300, while the second-gen Xclipse GPU has been integrated with Exynos 2400. The partnership may continue with AMD for another SoC, i.e. Exynos 2500.

In the recent past, a trusted insider also claimed that the Samsung-AMD partnership may be discontinued for Galaxy GPU after 2025. The South Korean tech giant may introduce a powerful processor featuring its in-house graphics processing unit in 2026.

This is the first time that Samsung Electronics has decided to invest in GPUs at the management committee since 2012. Meanwhile, there is an interpretation that Samsung Electronics decided not to develop and manufacture GPUs, but to utilize them internally.

Ming-Chi Kuo revealed that Qualcomm will be the sole supplier of the Galaxy S25 series. Snapdragon’s share in the Galaxy S24 series is just 40%, which will jump to 100% next year. Samsung is unlikely to ship Exynos 2500 due to 3nm yield and power efficiency concerns.

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TSMC ahead in 3nm process, Samsung struggles for next Snapdragon, Tensor

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TSMC managed to secure its lead in the latest 3nm foundry process. It would further widen the gap with rivals such as Samsung and SMIC. Samsung failed to win orders for its most advanced 3nm foundry process due to yield and efficiency concerns.

Global semiconductor vendors could opt for the TSMC 3nm process this year. After Apple, Qualcomm, Nvidia, AMD, Intel, MediaTek, and Google will be joining the Taiwanese chip maker. Samsung missed orders from Qualcomm and Google for their next-gen chips.

Samsung’s contract manufacturing division’s prototypes have lagged behind TSMC. The company’s foundry yield and power efficiency concerns offered an early lead to TSMC in the 3nm race. Google and Qualcomm ultimately chose TSMC after careful consideration for their 2025 chips.

Samsung Foundry had been working hard to secure Qualcomm and Google orders for next-generation chip. The next generation Tensor processor will be manufactured by TSMC. Snapdragon 8 Gen 4 is also being produced in Taiwan on a 3nm process node.

The Korean tech giant was the first to commence (in June 2022) mass production of the 3nm process using the GAAFET process. Despite entering its third year since introducing the 3nm process semiconductors, the OEM has struggled to secure customers.

The Exynos 2500, developed in-house and produced using Samsung Foundry’s 3nm process, has faced similar yield issues. The efficiency is still 10-20% lower compared to TSMC, suggesting a potential cancellation to be used in the Galaxy S25 series next year.

Also Read | No Exynos in Galaxy S25, Samsung may go all Snapdragon again!

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