According to rumors, the 7-nanometer SoC Kirin 980 debuts Huawei P20
Huawei has just announced a single-chip system Kirin 970, which should debut in the smartphone Huawei Mate 10. The latter will be provided only in the middle of next month.
Now in Weibo to discuss a single-chip system Kirin 980, which should be presented next year. The source reports that the new SoC Kirin 980 will be made by the company TSMC according to the norms of 7 nm technological process. It will be applied to processing cores Cortex-A75. In addition, Kirin 980 can get improved graphics engine of its own design Huawei.
Another rumor for the name of next smartphone of Huawei line P. in the Spring of this year appeared on the market Huawei P10, which has replaced Huawei P9. However, instead of using the name Huawei P11, the manufacturer will prefer the other option — Huawei P20. Sources claim that the Huawei for quite some time to register this trademark.
If the rumors are true, then Kirin 980 can present significantly earlier than a year, as the Huawei range of P is usually updated by the manufacturer in the spring.