Huawei officially unveils the Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro
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Possibly the best camera but no Google Play service and high price

Huawei has officially unveiled its new flagship Mate 30 series smartphone lineup, once again pushing the envelope in the smartphone camera department, as well as bringing further improvements in display, battery life, performance and other departments, but this time it lacks Google Play service and comes at the highest price tag ever.

Honor 30 to also come with new Kirin 990 SoC
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Monday, 09 September 2019 15:45

Honor 30 to also come with new Kirin 990 SoC


With support for 5G as well

It appears that Honor 30 will also come with Huawei's new Kirin 990 SoC, at least according to the latest leak.

Kirin 990 5G and 4G are two separate chips
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Friday, 06 September 2019 16:10

Kirin 990 5G and 4G are two separate chips


Kirin 990 4G is significantly smaller

The Kirin 990 5G was finally announced by CEO Richard Yu today and it is a 10.3 billion transistor three CPU cluster SoC with an integrated 5G. Future phones, including the Mate 30 Pro 5G will use it. A Huawei executive confirmed to Fudzilla  that the 4G version of the chip is not merely the same SoC with 5G bit disabled.

Mate 30 launches on September 19
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Monday, 02 September 2019 11:53

Mate 30 launches on September 19


Global launch in Munich

Huawei Mate 30 will come earlier than most expected. The company has sent out invitations for a global launch on September 19, just slightly more than two weeks from now.

Late 2019, early 2020 high-end mobile chips will be 7nm
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Huawei, Qualcomm, Apple

TSMC has announced that it is doing a test production of  5nm EUV chips, but real production starts in 2020. A long-term investigation leads us to believe that most chips launching in the latter part of this year or early next year will, unlike the UK, remain on 7nm.