After the failure of the SoC X30 Helio the future of Helio X series is a big question
In early March, the sources said that a high percentage of defects in the production of 10-nanometer SoC forcing manufacturers to move the release date of the new smartphones. It also became known that the supply of Helio X30 deposited.
At the time of announcement of its support Helio X30 stated Meizu, Oppo, Vivo, Xiaomi, LeEco, Vernee, Doogee, and Ulefone. However, to date the only company that, according to rumors, the X30 uses a Helio in his new flagship, Meizu remains. We are talking about Meizu Pro 7, while also talking about the older version of the smartphone with Samsung Exynos SoC 8890.
Other manufacturers have already abandoned their plans and decided to use a single-chip system Qualcomm or previously released SoC family of Helio. Smartphone Vernee Apollo 2 with Helio X30 was supposed to go in may, but halfway through June, and nothing is heard about him.
Analyst Kevin Wang (Kevin Wang) confirmed that the list of companies that can support Helio X30, with only Meizu, but she thinks in the future to use solutions to Samsung and Qualcomm.
Kevin Wang also doubts whether there will be a series Helio X next year.