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Teaser confirms Huawei’s upcoming Mate 8 will be powered by newly-announced Kirin 950 SoC

Shortly after making official the Kirin 950 SoC, Huawei has confirmed that its upcoming Mate 8 smartphone will be powered by the latest chipset. The confirmation came in the form of a teaser image (shown below).

If you aren’t in the know, the Kirin 950 obliterated Samsung’s top-of-the-line Exynos 7420 chipset on GeekBench, and scored a whopping 83000 points on AnTuTu, suggesting that its real life performance as part of the Mate 8 smartphone would be something to look forward to.

As for the Mate 8, the flagship is expected to be made official on November 26. And from what has been leaked now, it will sport a 1080p 6-inch display, come with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal memory, and feature a 16MP/8MP camera combo.