Huawei Mate 20, Mate 20 Pro Teaser Invite Confirms Kirin 980 SoC, AI Features

Huawei is set to launch the Mate 20 Show on October 16 at an event in London, and Today the company has rolled out Press invites, while simultaneously teasing the device and Showing some key details.Huawei Mate 20, Mate 20 Pro Teaser Invite Confirms Kirin 980 SoC, AI FeaturesAccording to the latest teaser, the Huawei Mate 20 is set to bring the latest 7nm Kirin chip, and game more AI capabilities. The Huawei Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro are set to start simultaneously, and the premium version is largely expected to rock a double camera camera lens at the back. To remember, the Huawei Mate 20 Litehas been launched at IFA this year, with double front and rear cameras.
Perhaps the biggest confirmation on the brand new teaser is that the Huawei Mate 20 series will match with the new Kirin 980 system on chip, initially launched in IFA 2018 as well. It’s regarded as the world’s first commercial 7nm (nanometre) system-on-chip (SoC), equipped with artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities. When compared with the preceding generation 10nm procedure, the 7nm process delivers 20 percent enhanced SoC performance and 40 percent more efficiency, said Huawei.

What’s more, the teaser claims the Huawei Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro are anticipated to have AI features in the camera in addition to the overall UI. The teaser includes the slogan”A higher Intelligence is arriving”, in which the AI abbreviation is highlighted.

Apart from this, the invitation teaser reiterates that the event will probably be held in London on October 16. A recent report suggested the Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro both will have a screen notch design and run Android Pie-based EMUI 9.0 out-of-the-box. While the Huawei Mate 20 Guru is rumoured to have an in-display fingerprint detector, the Mate 20 is likely to include a traditional fingerprint detector. The Mate 20 is also reported to possess a 4,200mAh battery that’s larger in capacity over the 4,000mAh battery on the Huawei P20 Guru . The handset may also have a glass rear construction to support charging. By comparison, the Huawei Mate 20 Pro could include a triple camera setup, like the P20 Pro.

As mentioned, Huawei already introduced the Mate 20 Lite since the first model from the new lineup to enlarge its portfolio. The Mate 20 Lite doesn’t have the top-end SoC and the latest Android experience. It instead comes together with the Kirin 710 SoC and runs EMUI according to Android 8.1 Oreo.