Samsung Galaxy S8 (with Exynos 8895) benchmarked

The Samsung Galaxy S8 had a busy night yesterday, but there’s no time to rest – the first benchmarks are in, so let’s see how the new flagship performs against the competition.

Note that this is an Exynos 8895 unit, there’s also a Snapdragon 835 version not included in these scores. Both should perform practically identically or so Samsung claims.

We open up with a narrow win in AnTuTu 6 against the iPhone 7 Plus, which is still one of the best all-round performers. The performance increase from the previous Exynos chip is tangible and ahead of the Snapdragon 821 used by some of the…