Huawei is preparing for the announcement of the new flagship processor HiSilicon Kirin 985

Huawei only at the end of last year introduced the flagship processor Kirin 980, however, now the company

working on its updated version.

What is known

According to reports on the network, the noveltywill be released with the name HiSilicon Kirin 985. The chief editor of XDA-Developers has also spoken about this earlier. The processor, in fact, will become a slightly improved version of the Kirin 980. It will be produced by a 7-nanometer process with the EUVL processing method (Extreme ultraviolet lithography). Also, the processor will receive a built-in 5G-modem.

Unfortunately, there are no other details about the new SoC,but it can be assumed that Huawei will increase its performance, energy efficiency and add support for new technologies. He must submit in the second quarter of this year.

Recall, Huawei is now preparing for the announcement of the flagship line of smartphones Huawei P30 and Huawei P30 Pro. These devices will still work on the Kirin 980 chip.