Kirin 990 Might Launch In Q2 2019
Presently Kirin 980 chipset powers Honor Magic 2, Mate 20, Mate 20 pro. Huawei is currently working on Kirin 990. Kirin 990 is expected to launch as early as by Q1 2019. Smartphone With Kirin 990 Might Launch In Q2 2019 will be very costly and will only power the premium segment. It is interesting to know that each test needs to be performed on Kirin 990 cost about 200 Million Yuan. Smartphone With Kirin 990 Might Launch In Q2 2019
Kirin 990 could be a 7 nm chipset or possibly even 5 nm. If Kirin 990 chipset adopts 5 nm manufacturing, then it would be the first chipset made out of the 5nm process. Kirin 990 will come packed with G modem and expected to consume 10-15 % less energy. Overall performance of Kirin 990 may be increased by about 20%
Huawei is yet to confirm the existence of Kirin 990 owing the massive cost involve to develop the chip and business profitability but hopefully some news may come during 2019 MWC.
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