According to Taiwan media Digitimes, Samsung Electronics has provided samples of 5G chipset solutions to some Chinese mobile phone manufacturers for testing and verification. According to reports, manufacturers include OPPO and vivo.
It is reported that some of the Exynos series 5G mobile phone chips sold by Samsung will become one of the alternatives for domestic brands OPPO and vivo. Supply chain sources pointed out that although OPPO and other manufacturers have decided to adopt the Heidel 5G chip HelioM70, which will be mass-produced in the first half of 2020, and also purchase chips from Qualcomm, in order to balance the procurement ratio of Qualcomm, many domestic manufacturers are actively testing and Verification of Samsung's self-developed and partially sold Exynos series 5G mobile phone chips.
In the first half of this year, Samsung has announced the production of several 5G mobile phone chips, including the data chip ExynosModem5100, the radio frequency (RF) chip ExynosRF5500, and the power management chip ExynosSM5800. All three chips support the sub-6GHz band of 5GNR.