On Saturday,Huawei’s chief executive of consumer business unveiled a powerful new smartphone chip which is designed for its upcoming flagship smartphones include Mate 10 and Mate 10 pro.The launch event for the both the smartphones are set to October 16 in Munich.
The new Kirin 970 chipset’s speed and low power consumption can translate in to features that will give its phones an edge over the Apple and Samsung’s high end smartphones.Huawei is the number 3 smartphone makers in the world behind Apple and Samsung.
Yu said,”Compared with Apple and Samsung,We have advantages,users are in for much faster performance,long battery life and more compact design.”
According to Huawei,its newly announced Kirin 970 chip will preserve battery life on their phones by 50 percentage.
Huawei describes the new chip as the first Neural processing unit(NPU) for smartphones.It brings together classic computing,graphics,image and signal processing Power that have typically required separate chips,taking up more space and slowing interactions between features within phones.
According to Richard Yu,The Artificial Intelligence (AI)builds into its new chip can help make phones more personalized,or anticipate the actions and interests of their users.
AI can enable real-time language translation,heed voice commands,or take advantage of augmented reality,which overlay-text,sounds,graphics and video on real world images phone users sees in front of them,Yu added.