Honor 9X get Kirin 810 - Snapdragon 730 equivalent

The other day, sources reported that Huawei, or rather its sub-brand Honor, will officially present its new

smartphone 9X July 23.And in order to a little warm up the public’s interest in her product, she revealed the type and model of the processor that the upcoming smartphone will be equipped with. In fact, no matter what the chipset is, if it is not the latest generation of a top-end processor from Qualcomm, then a priori the smartphone cannot be considered a flagship; its level, at most, can be average.


Weibo has posted an image that is straightconfirms that the brand-new chipset Huawei Kirin 810 from HiSilicon will become the hardware basis A new mobile stone created by the process technology of 7 nanometers. However, each manufacturer considers its distance between the transistors, as he wants, there are no hard standards. The new processor received two high-performance cores of the Cortex-A76 type, operating at 2.3 GHz, they have six less powerful, but energy-efficient cores - the Cortex-A55, working at 1.9 GHz. Also, the processor uses a graphics accelerator Mali-G52. And where without the now very fashionable additional NPU units. It installed the Huawei DaVinci AI processor, which consumes less power than the previous model. This unit is designed to speed up image processing.

After the processor was released, variousperformance tests on a variety of services. The results of these tests show that in overall performance, the Kirin 810 bypasses its main rival Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 processor. As for the capabilities of the chip in image processing, then, according to the manufacturer, Kirin 810 is comparable in results with the top-end processor models.

From earlier leaks it is known that the deviceHonor 9X will have a main camera of three modules. The main model will receive a 24 megapixel sensor, an auxiliary 8 megapixel sensor, and there will be a third module with a depth sensor of 2 megapixels. The front camera will receive a sensor of 20 megapixels. Also, the smartphone will have a fingerprint scanner, a receiver of SD cards, an analog mini-jack port for headphones. The smartphone will be controlled by an Android Pie with an EMUI 9 shell. While the prices for a new smartphone are unknown, they should not be higher than comparable configurations from other manufacturers from the Middle Kingdom.