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Source: Huawei
Saturday, February 03, 2018

Introducing the next era of smartphones with the world's first Kirin AI processor deliver a faster, more customised mobile experience. The Huawei unveils the 10 Series breakthrough that combines innovative hardware, the Kirin 970 chipset and EMUI 8.0.

Disruptive innovation often begins with bold dreams. During IFA Berlin, Huawei Consumer Business Group introduced its first AI mobile chipset, the Kirin 970. Huawei announced the Huawei Mate 10 Series, which would open the door to new AI mobile applications. The Huawei Mate 10, Huawei Mate 10 Pro, and porsche design Huawei Mate 10 are breakthrough AI devices.

The Huawei Mate 10 Series continues its legacy of superior product performance and long-lasting battery life, while integrating new Leica dual camera technology.

In this age of intelligence, AI is no longer a virtual concept but something that intertwines with our daily life. AI can enhance user experience, provide valuable services and improve product performance. The Huawei Mate 10 Series introduces the first mobile AI specific neural network processing Unit, launching a new era of intelligent smartphones.

Key features include:

* 970, the world's first AI processor for smartphones with a dedicated Neural Network Processing Unit (NPU);

* 3D Glass Body featuring a barely-there-bezel, HUAWEI Full View Display and HDR10 supported technology for intensely vivid and brighter colours;

* TÃœV Fast-Charge Safety Certified HUAWEI SuperCharge and 4000 mAh battery with AI-powered Battery Management;

* New Leica Dual Camera with SUMMILUX-H lenses, with both featuring an aperture of f/1.6, and intelligent photography including AI-powered Real-Time Scene and Object Recognition and AI-powered Bokeh Effect; and

* An all-new, simplified EMUI 8.0 based on Androidâ„¢ 8.0.

The Huawei Mate 10 and Pro are the first devices powered by the new Kirin 970 processor and deliver AI enhancements for a faster, more customised mobile experience.

The Kirin 970 is built using an advanced TSMC 10nm semiconductor manufacturing process, and features an octa-core ARM Cortex CPU, a first-to-market Mali-G72 12-core GPU and the first NPU designed specifically for a mobile device. The Kirin 970 also has a new dual ISP for AI-powered intelligent photography.

The specialised NPU, combined with Huawei's innovative HiAI mobile computing platform, means the Kirin 970 delivers 25x better performance and 50x greater energy efficiency for AI-related tasks

By combining individual and collective intelligence for on-device AI, the new Huawei mate series delivers real-time responses to users.

With an all-new Huawei full view display, the Huawei mate 10 features a stunning 5.9-inch screen with a 16:9 display, barely-there-bezel and HDR10 to support vivid colours. The 6-inch Huawei Mate 10 Pro features an 18:9 OLED display, high screen-to-body ratio and HDR10 for dynamic video viewing.

The iconic devices feature a 3D glass body, beautifully and symmetrically curved on all four sides for an ergonomic hold. The back of the devices feature a reflective band design to highlight the new Leica dual camera.

The Huawei Mate 10 Pro is also IP67 water and dust resistant.

Huawei has again partnered with Leica to co-engineer the dual-lens camera for the Huawei Mate 10 and Huawei Mate 10 Pro. They combine 12-megapixel RGB + 20-megapixel monochrome sensors,optical image stabilisation (OIS), dual lenses with the world's largest aperture of f/1.6, AI-powered Bokeh effect and AI-powered digital zoom.

The Huawei Mate 10 and Huawei Mate 10 Pro pack a 4000 mAh high-density battery featuring a smart battery management system that understands user behaviour and intelligently allocates resources to maximize battery life. It supports 4.5V / 5A low-voltage fast charging, powering the device from 1 to 20 percent in 10 minutes, and from 1 per cent to 58 per cent in 30 minutes. Additionally, Huawei supercharge is the world's first fast charging technology to receive TÃœV fast-charge safety certification, ensuring safe end-to-end charging.

The Huawei Mate 10 and Pro would launch with Huawei's all-new EMUI 8.0 powered by androidâ„¢ 8.0. features include an AI engine to fully leverage the capabilities of the Kirin 970; an AI accelerated translator to deliver faster and more accurate interactive translation for a smoother communication experience; an easy projection feature to connect the new Huawei Mate series to a larger screen

Pricing and availability

The new Huawei mate 10 and Pro is now available in more than 15 countries and regions including Australia, Fiji, France, Italy, New Zealand, Malaysia, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Spain and Thailand.

Huawei Mate 1064GB + 4GB available at $1599

HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro 128GB+6GB is available at $1,999. For more information, please visit:

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