The lastest news, Huawei Hisillicon Kirin 950 will be released in this month. Kirin 950 is not only processed on the 16 nm FinFET process, but it has 4 Cortex-A72 cores and 4 Cortex-A53 cores, the Cortex-A72 cores running at a clock speed of 2.4 GHz are sufficient enough to outrun Exynos 7420. Exynos 7420 is Samsung’s current flagship SoC. It has 4 Cortex-A57 cores and 4 Cortex-A53 cores.

Kirin 950

  • Single-core test: 1,909 points
  • Multi-core test: 6,096 points

Exynos 7420

  • Single-core test: 1,486 points
  • Multi-core test: 4,970 points

It can clearly be seen that Kirin 950 has a comprehensive lead over Exynos 7420. Similar to Apple’s A8 SoC, Kirin 950 will also have an i7 co-processor present it. Huawei CEO Yu Chengdong says that the SoC will be stronger than rival chips made by Qualcomm and MediaTek.

Kirin 950 will be used in Huawei next flagship P9 phone. There is a leaked photos of the P9. It show that Huawei P9 flagship might feature a dual camera on its back.

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