Looks like Indian smartphone vendors like Intex aren’t the only ones jumping on MediaTek’s octa-core MT6592 SoC. Reports are coming in from China suggesting that Huawei will also be launching a smartphone powered by MediaTek’s MT6592 octa-core processor, which might be dubbed as Honor 4 or Glory 4.
The phone is also said to be packing the company’s new Emotion 2.0 user-interface, however the exact Android version is currently unclear. According to Huawei CEO Richard Yu, this smartphone will be released next month and compete with Xiaomi’s Red Rice and upcoming Red Rice 2.
Huawei to launch its own octa-core chip, Ascend P6S smartphone
In related news, Huawei Company President, Xu Xin Quan has revealed on his Weibo account that Huawei is also building its own K3V3 eight-core processor. This processor will come with the company’s upcoming Ascend P6S smartphone.
Not many details are available at this point but this new Huawei processor will compete with MediaTek’s MT6592.