Contrary to reports, Huawei’s next octa-core phone might come with Mediatek’s MT6592, giving their in-house 8 core processor a ditch!
We’re surprised as well, since it hasn’t been long since Huawei announced plans of devising an 8 core processor for their smartphones. However, turns out that Mediatek’s 8 core MT6592 is too lucrative for Huawei who will be using the 1.7GHz variant of the chipset on their next Huawei Glory smartphone!
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Apart from the processor, it is known that this upcoming phone will carry 2GB of RAM, 16GB on-board ROM, 13MP main camera and a 5MP front-facing camera. A 1280 x 720 pixel screen of unknown size will feature on the device, which is a little disappointing to see in an age where full HD screens are fast becoming the standard. Just like the Ascend Mate 2 that posed for the spy cam recently, this device too will feature Huawei’s Emotion UI 2.0 based on Android v4.2.2.[Source]