Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge posts impressive benchmark scores
Leaked images have surfaced of Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge posting the highest multi-core Geekbench scores. The phone was able to post a multi-core score of 5,077 points in a leaked Geekbench result which is considerably higher than the reigning champion, iPad Air 2, with its 4,532 points.
Another leaked image showcases how the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge scores in the AnTuTu benchmark. As you can see the phone is able to post a score of 60,978, making it the chart topper in this benchmark as well.
The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, codenamed SM-925, achieved these scores with its Exynos 7420 SoC. The Exynos 7420 is an octa-core processor that uses four A57-Cortex cores coupled with four A53-Cortex cores in big.LITTLE configuration.
It was earlier reported that the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge will be available in multiple storage options ranging from 32GB to 128GB. Besides that, the phone will have 3GB of RAM. The smartphone will also feature a 20MP rear camera and a 5MP front-facing camera.
The phone is expected to come with Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box and it is rumored that Samsung has completely overhauled its TouchWiz UI. Samsung is holding an Unpacked event on March 1 and where, it is expected, that Samsung will announce the phone.