huaweis kirin 670 integrated ai neural processing unit npu
There is no doubt that Huawei has focused on using of Kirin processors for their smartphones. There is a rumor that the Honor 7X, Nova 3 and even the Honor Note 9 all are yet-to-be-announce on Hisilicon Kirin 670 chipset.
According to the source, the Kirin 670 is coming with an integrated AI architecture with its own Neural Processing Unit (NPU). The new Kirin 670 chip comes with AI and it is for its midrange models. In addition, the midrange chipset is also said to have a CPU design housing two Cortex-A72 cores and four Cortex A-53 cores which is the same with the Kirin 950.
The Kirin 670 chipset will be built on a 12nm TSMC FinFet process and it will be integrated with the ARM Mali-G72 MP12 GPU.