Samsung Galaxy S23 with Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 spotted on Geekbench


  • Samsung Galaxy S23 has appeared on Geekbench
  • It is the first S23 series phone to be spotted on the benchmarking platform
  • The US version will reportedly be powered by Snapdragon 8 Gen 2

Samsung Galaxy S23 has been spotted on benchmarking platform Geekbench. It is listed with model number SM-S911U, where ‘U’ seems to be the US version. The listing also reveals key specifications of the device. 

Samsung’s Galaxy S23 series is expected to debut in January or February. There’s still time for the smartphone’s debut, however, information has started surfacing on the web. The S23 series has been subject to a lot of leaks and rumours.  

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Samsung Galaxy S23 spotted on Geekbench

The Samsung Galaxy S23 is the first among the Galaxy S23 lineup to appear on the Geekbench database. The listing reveals a motherboard codenamed ‘Kalama’ which is likely a reference to the upcoming Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor. The SoC has one prime core ticking at 3.36GHz, four mid-cores at 2.80GHz, and three energy-efficient cores clocked at 2.02GHz. There is said to be an Adreno 740 GPU onboard. The Geekbench listing also reveals that the S23 will pack 8GB RAM and we can expect more options at launch. The device will run Android 13 out of the box. 

The Samsung Galaxy S23 scores 1,524 and 4,597 points in Geekbench’s single-core and multi-core tests respectively. 

As per leaked CAD renders, the Galaxy S23 is said to come with a refreshed back panel design i.e. it won’t house a camera island. Past reports suggest that the smartphone will feature a 6.1-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate. It will be backed by a 3,700mAh battery with support for 25W fast charging. 

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