Samsung reportedly working on a true eight-core processor in wake of Exynos Octa criticism

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http://www.talkandroid.com – Not to say that Samsung’s Exynos Octa Processor was marketed as an eight-core processor, but it certainly came off that way, and was probably part of the marketing strategy for the tech-giant. (Only four cores of the processor can be active at once, meaning that it truly isn’t an eight-core processor.) However, the company seems to be working on a true octa-core processor which is scheduled for mass production later this year, and is expected to compete with MediaTek’s new octa-core CPU. Samsung’s new CPU is also rumored to feature custom ARM cores, which could make th (IT news)