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The Samsung Galaxy S7 smartphone is currently under the wraps. However, its newest AnTuTu benchmarks has revealed that it will be powerhouse smartphone.

According to Phone Arena, AnTuTu had announced few weeks ago that it will be revealing benchmark scores of a prototype model of Galaxy S7 smartphone. Now, it has released a benchmark score of the Samsung Galaxy S7 smartphone powered by Snapdragon 820 chipset.

The Samsung Galaxy S7 will be launched in two CPU variants. One will be powered by Snapdragon 820 chipset and the other model will be fueled by Exynos 8890 chipset. The AT&T variant of the Galaxy S7 with SD 820 onboard was recently seen on with impressive CPU performance on GeekBench benchmarking site.

A prototype model of the Galaxy S7 with Snapdragon 820 has recorded a groundbreaking score of 125,288 points on AnTuTu benchmarks, G for Games reported. The benchmark test includes the performance of the processor and graphics unit of the smartphone. The Galaxy S6 Edge+ has recorded a score of 82,000 points on AnTuTu.

Recently, AnTuTu had released a list of best performing smartphones for 2015. The list showed that the iPhone 6S Plus topped the chart with an average score of 132,600 points. The smartphone features a 5.5-inch display that supports full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

The Samsung Galaxy S7 features a 5.1-inch screen that supports a Quad HD resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. The overall score recorded by Galaxy S7 on AnTuTu also includes 3D performance.

It does show that the Snapdragon 820 is able to deliver a performance similar to iPhone 6S Plus even though its graphics chip has to work harder for supporting 77 percent more pixels. One needs to be aware of the fact that the performance of the commercial variant of Galaxy S7 can be different from its prototype model.