Huawei’s flagship-grade Kirin 990 SoC wasintroducedlate last year as a successor to the older Kirin 980 chipset.Earlier thanthe launch of the Kirin 990,nonetheless,there have beentalks about Huawei reportedlyengaged onthe Kirin 985 aseffectively. But after the launch of Kirin 990, it was assumed that the 985 will not see the light. However, with a new leak by Onleaks suggest, we will still get a new phone with the brand new processor.
Kirin 985 Processor Details
As per thecurrentsequenceof tweets by famous leakster OnLeaks, the Kirin 985will probably beintroducedformallywhenthe companylaunches the Honor 30serieson April 15, asbeforehandreported.Detailsacross theKirin 985staysketchy at thislevel,howeverit’s aon condition thatwill probably befairlymuch likethe Kirin 990 andthat it’s going toeven bea trueflagship-grade chipset.
The Kirin 985is anticipatedto be first used on Honor’s upcominggadgetsunderneaththe Honor 30series. We hadbeforehandreportedin regards to thelaunch of the Honor 30Proa number ofdaysin the past, and as percurrentdata, therecould possibly bethreedevicesunderthis lineupthat featuresthe Honor 30, Honor 30Pro, and the Honor 30Pro+.
The high-end Honor 30Promodelis anticipatedtocharacteristicthe Kirin 990 SoCwhereasthe lower-priced Honor 30Promayuse this Kirin 985 chipset. As for the Honor 30,there’s aprobabilitythat this low-end phone would come powered by the Kirin 820 chipsetas a result ofit’s amid-range SoC thatadditionallyoccursto be 5Gcapable.
Percurrentstories, the Honor 30seriesmayfeaturea bigSony IMX 7-seriesimagesensor. We can expect more details of the upcoming Honor 30 phones to surface as the date for the launch nears.