Named the most powerful smartphone of 2023

An Ice Universe insider a few hours before the presentation of the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra shared information about the performance of the custom Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 For Galaxy processor. In the Geekbench 5 benchmark, the novelty beat its closest competitors running Android.

So, the Galaxy S23 Ultra with a Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 for Galaxy chip scored 1,573 points in a single—core test and 5,060 in a multi-core test. This is almost a twofold increase in performance when compared with last year’s flagship Samsung. Such high power is due to the use of a custom Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 with an overclocked processor.

Apparently, immediately after the release of the Galaxy S23 Ultra, it may turn out to be the most powerful device on the market — among Android smartphones, the Geekbench record currently belongs to OnePlus 11. The Chinese flagship with the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chip, which received 1329 and 4767 in single-core and multi-core tests, respectively.

The announcement of smartphones of the Samsung Galaxy S23 series will take place on February 1.

Previously, “Gazeta.Ru” said that stores started selling the flagship Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra before its announcement.