The Galaxy S22 Ultra unveils its performance in a new benchmark on Geekbench. Despite its Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC, Samsung’s smartphone offers disappointing performance as it approaches its market release.
The Galaxy S22 Ultra, the most premium edition of the Galaxy S22 series, continues to be talked about. Several weeks before the presentation conference, the smartphone appeared in the Geekbench database, the famous benchmarking platform.
According to information posted by Geekbench, the flagship, which could ultimately be called Galaxy S22 Note in reference to the defunct Note range, is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC rather than an Exynos 2200 chipset. would therefore be the variant intended for the American market. Although Samsung has decided to generalize the use of the Qualcomm chip, the version sold in Europe should benefit from an Exynos 2200 SoC.
Galaxy S22 Ultra appears on Samsung site and on Geekbench before release
According to Geekbench, the chipset is supported by 8 GB of RAM. Until now, the versions appeared on the web were accompanied by 12 or 16 GB of RAM. De facto, it could be a unit dedicated to development or a version intended for certain specific markets.
In terms of performance, the smartphone climbs to 1219 in Single-Core and 3154 in Multi-Core. These scores are similar to those of the Galaxy S22 + with Snapdragon 8 Gen 1, which appeared on Geekbench a few weeks ago. As you might expect, the S22 Ultra overtakes its predecessor, the Galaxy S21 Ultra with Exynos 2100, in single core. In our benchmarks, the smartphone did not exceed 1082 points.
On the other hand, it does less well in single core. The S21 Ultra indeed rose to 3443 points. Those below expectations scores will likely change by the time the market is released. Several weeks before release, there’s a good chance Samsung isn’t quite done yet. software optimizations.
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At the same time, a smartphone with the codename Galaxy S22 Ultra appeared on Samsung’s official website. The leak only confirms the imminent arrival of the smartphone on the market. Last I heard, Samsung would finally introduce the Galaxy S22 sometime in February 2022 to ti-Core.