Huawei clearly has high hopes for the processor Kirin 950, which should appear in the top-end smartphones. The asset of this SoC can record four promising ARM Cortex-A72 and four Cortex-A53, supplemented GPU Mali-T880, the most productive of all the proposals GPU ARM. The platform will support memory type LPDDR4.
Confirmed the information about the clock frequency of processor cores, up to 2.4 GHz. That was enough to surpass the result of competing developments Apple A8 and the Samsung Exynos 7420: iPhone 6 shows the result of 1611 and 2892 in single-threaded and multi-threaded tests, respectively, while the South Korean phone – 1470 and 5110, respectively. Platform Kirin 950 scored 1909 and 6096 points in the mode of use of all cores.
As expected, the first device on the platform Kirin 950 will be the smartphone Huawei Mate 8, which will debut early next month. The device features a 6-inch display and a powerful 4500 mAh battery. He will be produced in versions with 3 GB and 4 GB of RAM.
Another new Huawei smartphone will be Mate 7S, which will be based OCTA-core Kirin chip 940. It consists of four cores Cortex-A72 processor with a clock frequency of 2.2 GHz, four cores Cortex-A53, graphics Mali-T860 and supports LPDDR4 memory.
According to unofficial data, the announcement of the Huawei Mate 8 is scheduled for 2 September.