Kirin 980 powers Huawei Nova 5T for a premium smartphone experience

Innovative smartphone manufacturer, Huawei, launched their premium smartphone for an unbelievable price, the Huawei Nova 5T, earlier this Month.

One of the highlights of the very exquisite Huawei Nova 5T is the first ever 7-nanometer Kirin 980 AI Chipset that generally comes for a flagship smartphone of its price. Alongside the chipset and the EROFS file reading system, the user of the smartphone can enjoy a smoother experience with lesser loading time, even if the internal memory is almost fully occupied. With the EMUI 9.1, the smartphone is proven to have a 59% faster app launch speed and further 57% smoother UI operation than that of the Nova 4. Its GPU Turbo 3.0 allows users to indulge in heavy gaming with absolutely no lag.

In the year 2018, Huawei unveiled and proved that On-Device Artificial Intelligence is the future of AI in smartphones with its Neural Processing Unit (NPU). This year, Huawei takes it one step further alongside the launch of the Nova 5T as with the help of Dual NPU and the latest GPU, the mobile gaming experience has also been elevated. In addition, the smartphone ensures the most powerful, ultimately intelligent and ultra fast connectivity, alongside the World’s first ever 7 nanometer chipset and dual Neural Processing Unit.

The Nova 5T explicitly features enhanced AI capabilities that customize the performance of the smartphone to elevate the quality and experience of every mobile game. The Dual NPU Kirin 980 elevates the On-Device AI experience with greater processing power and intelligence. More enhanced graphics are also available with the support of Huawei’s latest GPU Mali-G76 MP10. Additionally, the Huawei Nova 5T features a smoother transfer rate and continuous connectivity handled by the latest GPU Turbo 3.0 Technology, further enhancing the mobile gaming experience.

The Nova 5T also brings us the World’s first Cortex-A76 based CPU that is available for smartphone of its price, the World’s first Mali-G76 GPU, 1.4GBps Cat.21 Modem and the World’s first SoC- supporting 2133MHz LPDDR4X. The device has a 75% better performance than that of the smartphones powered by Kirin 970. Moreover, the Kirin 980 supports the most advanced 4.5G LTE Technology and Dual GPS for more precise location access and map reading.

The Huawei Nova 5T is now available in three stunning colours – Black, Crush Blue and Midsummer Purple at all Huawei Experience Shops, Singer Outlets Island wide and selected Dialog outlets for an introductory price of LKR 69,999/- Customers can also purchase online from,, and