Looking for something a bit more solid than a third-party benchmark? We can do that. “Already in production the Exynos 4 Quad is scheduled to be adopted first into Samsung’s next Galaxy smartphone that will official be announced in May,” the horse’s mouth reveals. Samsung boasts that the new 32nm quad-core processor flaunts twice the processing power over its predecessor, thanks to its High-k Metal Gate (HKMG) low-power technology. The net energy savings? About 20-percent. “The application processor is a crucial element in providing our customers with a PC-like experience on mobile devices,” explains Hankil Yoon, Senior VP of Product Strategy Team at Samsung, “Samsung’s next Galaxy device, which will be officially announced soon, offers uncompromised performance and ground breaking multi-tasking features, thanks to Exynos 4 Quad’s powerful performance and efficient energy management technology.” Sammy’s shopping the new processor around to other handset manufacturers as well, noting that the Exynos 4 Quad is pin-to-pin compatible with the Exynos 4 Dual, giving designers the ability to update product designs with minimal costs. Full PR follows the break.