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Huawei has announced the HUAWEI Mate 10 Series, which is set to open the door to new Artificial Intelligence (AI) mobile applications.

The Huawei Mate 10, Mate 10 Pro, and Porshe design Mate 10 combine innovative hardware, the Kirin 970 chipset which is seen as the first AI chipset and EMUI 8.0.

“As we enter the 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,” said Richard Yu, CEO, Huawei Consumer Business Group.

“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:

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

·         A 3D Glass Body featuring a barely-there-bezel, HUAWEI FullView Display and HDR10 supported technology for intensely vivid and brighter colors;

·         TÜV 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;

·         An all-new, simplified EMUI 8.0 based on Android™ 8.0.

The device features an all-new HUAWEI FullView Display, the Mate 10 features a  5.9-inch screen with a 16:9 display and HDR10 to support vivid colors.

 The 6-inch Mate 10 Pro features an 18:9 OLED display, high screen-to-body ratio and HDR10 for dynamic video viewing.

 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 Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro.