Huawei is approaching with its two fresh products at a launch event on October 16, 2018. Huawei is using the new Kirin SoC in its next flagship phone. Huawei Mate 20 with Kirin 980 has been spotted at Geekbench surpassing the Android competition with a considerable margin. The fresh chipset on the Mate 20 has made it a other strong Android device in the market. While, it has scored fairly well against Android devices however fails to surprise against the A12 Bionic chip with a little margin on new generation Apple iPhone Xs. Also, it put questions to the Huawei’s claim of Kirin 980 performing better than Apple Bionic A12. Well, the facts are still to be verified as the Kirin 980 is not formally available for the public.
Huawei Kirin 980 powered Mate 20 has managed to score 3390 pts on a single core test whereas gained 10318 pts on a multiple core test. The fresh chipset has managed to score fairly effectively than its predecessor Kirin 970. It has also outclassed the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 in terms of experience if we compare it with the Geekbench’s single core and multiple core tests. In similar a kind of analysis at AnTuTu benchmarks, Kirin 980 scored 356918 pts which is a way ahead of the Snapdragon 845 powered Galaxy Note 9 and Xioami black shark’s 280000+ pts.
The company’s Customer Business Group CEO Richard Yu has said that the new Kirin 980 will have dedicated NPU unit for much better AI capabilities, strong GPU and Cortex-A75 high-performance cpu cores.
Huawei Mate 20 technical specs
Huawei is likely to power its upcoming flagship with the Kirin 980 cpu coupled with 6/8 GB RAM and 64/128/ 512 GB of internal storage. It will feature a triple camera module on the rear side of the gadget as seen at the IFA 2018. It is coming to carry a 6.53 inch AMOLED present with a notch on the top featuring an aspect ration of 19.5:9. There will be a 4000 mAh battery to power up the product for a whole working day with an ability of quick charging.
Let’s wait for the official launch on October 16 before concluding When it comes the Kirin 980 and Huawei Mote 20.