SamMobile has affiliate and sponsored partnerships. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn a commission. Learn more.

Naver Labs’ AKI kids watch is powered by an Exynos processor


Last updated: June 5th, 2018 at 22:36 UTC+02:00

Samsung primarily uses its Exynos processors in-house but in recent years, it has won over new customers for its chips as the Exynos processors have been significantly advanced.  None of this progress has influenced the OEMs to opt for Exynos chipsets on a large scale though. In fact, barring a few smartphones from Meizu, none of the major brands have shown any interest in Exynos lineup.

However, some smaller brands keep launching products powered by Exynos.  Naver Labs, “an ambient intelligence company” from Korea, is the latest to join the list. The company has launched a wearable for kids named AKI with an Exynos 7270 Dual processor and Mali-T720 GPU inside. It sports a 1.2inch AMOLED touchscreen, IP68 rating, and a kid-centric design.

Aimed at parents

The AKI watch is aimed at parents who want to keep an eye on their children. It offers features such as kids’ location and activity alerts, VoLTE calls, a personal assistant named CLOVA, language learning solutions, etc. Unsurprisingly, most of this is made possible with the Exynos chipset inside.

The Exynos 7270 Dual is a processor made for wearables and is already powering the Gear S3 Frontier and Gear S3 Classic smartwatches from Samsung. Built on a 14nm FinFET process, it packs, among other things, two Cortex A53 cores clocked at 1 GHz each and an integrated LTE modem in a tiny package.

The press release from Samsung doesn’t offer any information about AKI’s pricing and availability.

Source Watch ExynosExynos 7270
Load 0 comments

You might also like

Samsung stood fourth in the smartphone chip market in Q1 2022

Once seen as a fierce competitor to Qualcomm, Samsung has fallen much behind in the smartphone chipset race. I …

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 2 weeks ago

Galaxy S22’s GPU is made by the same company that powers world …

The US retook the top position in the world’s fastest supercomputers list. The Frontier supercomputer in …

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 3 weeks ago

More details about Samsung’s next-gen Exynos chip leak

Earlier this week, it was revealed that Samsung is working on the next-generation Exynos chipset. The upcoming …

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 4 weeks ago

I have mixed feelings about the Galaxy S23’s processor rumors

Exynos processors are infamous for lower performance and throttling issues. Although Samsung came back strongl …

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 4 weeks ago

[Update: Statement] Samsung ‘Dream Team’ to focus on new c …

It was rumored last week that Samsung has decided to build a new high-end custom processor for the Galaxy S se …

  • By Adnan Farooqui
  • 4 weeks ago

Pixel Watch to feature higher RAM, storage than Galaxy Watch 4

A few days ago, Google univeiled its entire device ecosystem for the next year, including two smartphones, a t …

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 1 month ago