If by now it seems almost certain that the Galaxy S23 will have the Snapdragon 8 Gen2, the same cannot yet be said for the generations that will succeed it: a new wave of rumors is shining the spotlight on next-gen proprietary chips.
Indeed, it seems the agreement with Qualcomm for the supply of its chips it would be completely temporary, suggesting a duration up to the S24 and leaving a margin of autonomy to the South Korean giant as regards the S25 generation.
To suggest this possible passing of the baton was JoongAngthe Korean reference portal for information, according to which in 2025 we will be able to find a chip under the body of our smartphones self-produced flagship based on 3 nanometer nodealthough it is not yet clear which generation of production process it is.
In fact, we recall that the first 3nm GAA generation was already announced in 2022, while the second should start in 2024. If Samsung’s strategy turns out to be more conservative, it is likely that it is due to a question of costs, both internally and externally. public. Otherwise, the use of the latest generation chips could allow you to even beat Qualcomm on the roadmap with its most advanced technology.
One thing seems certain: the development on the S25 seems to have started even earlier than next year’s S24, as confirmed by a source inside the company and quoted by the Korean newspaper.
In short, a two-year period of exciting rumors is expected as regards the smartphone sector, starting from Samsung. In the meantime, we remind you that the appointment with the Galaxy Unpacked in which the cards for the next 12 months will probably be revealed: to find out more, you can rely on our special on the Galaxy S23, in which we have tried to group all the most reliable rumors released so far.