Kirin 970 SoC is 10nm
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06 December 2016

Kirin 970 SoC is 10nm


From the house of TSMC in 2017

The Kirin 960 is a 16nm SoC, that powered the Huawei Mate 9 and Mate 9 Pro, and is quite powerful, but it seems that Huawei plans a Kirin 970 SoC made using the 10nm FinFET manufacturing process and with obviously faster performance at lower energy consumption. 

Huawei to launch Honor 6S smartphone next month
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Snapdragon 435, single rear camera

Next month, Huawei plans to add a more affordable version of the Honor 6X smartphone called the Honor 6S.

Huawei not bringing two of its flagships a slice of Nougat
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Huawei P8 and Mate S not on the list


Huawei has announced plans for its next big software rollout and bring Android Nougat to most of its phones. But two of its major recent flagships are not on the list.

Smartphone vendors ally against Apple
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Enemy of my enema

Chinese smartphone vendors are so worried that Apple is strong arming AMOLED suppliers to suck supply that they have formed their own consortium to fight it.

Huawei is the world’s most profitable Android maker
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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 fiasco did a little damage

Beancounters at Strategy Analytics have named Huawei as the world’s most profitable Android device maker – knocking Samsung off its throne.

Huawei faces problems selling its Mate 9 in the US
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Great phone but the Americans might not like it

Huawei wants to launch its latest smartphone, the Huawei Mate 9, in the US, but according to the Wall Street Journal it could find difficulties in getting consumers to adopt the brand.

Huawei sold nine million P9s
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Moving slowly toward the big table

Huawei managed to sell nine million of its P9 flagship phones. Since the company is currently the number three player in the total mobile market, this is not a bad result, but it definitely shows some space for improvement. 

Huawei announces Mate 9 Pro smartphone in China
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5.5-inch 1440p IPS display with Kirin 960 SoC


On the heels of Huawei’s Mate 9 smartphone announcement earlier this month comes another flagship device in the company's 2016 lineup, the Mate 9 Pro.

Huawei Mate 9's 22.5W super charger is super-fast
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Nought to 55 percent in 30 minutes

Huawei's Mate 9 Phablet is an interesting device which comes with a USB Type-C charging port that can charge the phone to 58 percent within 30 minutes.

Huawei wants to bork Apple
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Currently at nine percent market share

On Thursday, Huawei told Reuters that it wants to become the world’s second largest marker of smartphones in two years.