Huawei Kirin 950: characteristics and performance of the processor

The characteristics and performance of the processor Huawei Kirin 950

Corporate processor Huawei (HiSilicon) Kirin 935 has found application as a part of the smartphone Huawei P8 and P8lite. However, this is not the most powerful chip, which the developer is willing to offer Chinese as part of their own devices. Earlier this year it was reported that the company is working on mobile processors Kirin 940 and 950 , and on the eve of the resource GSMArena published their detailed characteristics.

As the message of our colleagues, a model Kirin 950 brings eight cores: four Cortex-A72 2.4 GHz and the same Cortex-A57, the frequency component that is not specified . Graphics subsystem is the chip Mali-T880, supports memory LPDDR4.

It is worth noting that in the multi-core test mode Geekbench 3 Model Kirin 950 gaining about 6000 points, which is 20% higher than the Samsung Exynos 7420, in a single-core – 1900 points and is 30% better than in 7420.

It is believed that the first device on the new processor will Kirin 950 smartphone Huawei Mate 8, which will make its debut early next year. And this year will be announced on the device Huawei Mate 7S in the eight-Kirin 940. This CPU has received four core Cortex-A72 and Cortex-A53, Mali-T860 graphics controller LPDDR4.

Huawei Kirin 950: characteristics and performance of the processor updated: August 19, 2015 author: Maria Sheen