Recent reports have revealed that the NOH-AN00 / TN00 / NX9 model numbers belong to the forthcoming Huawei Mate 40 Pro smartphone. The handset will break cover with other Mate 40 family members and possibly the Mate 30 Pro F phone on Oct. 22. Ahead of the announcement, the Mate 40 Pro has appeared on AnTuTu and Geekbench benchmarking platforms to reveal the performance of the new 5nm Kirin 9000 5G chipset that will be present under its hood.
The AnTuTu listing of the Mate 40 Pro shows that the Kirin 9000 5G chipset has quad Cortex-A77 CPU cores and quad Cortex-A55 cores working at 3.13GHz. It secured a score of 693,605 on the benchmarking platform.
In the CPU test, the Mate 40 Pro scored 189,670 and in the GPU test, it scored 287,962. The Mate 40 Pro variant that was benchmarked on AnTuTu has 8 GB of LPPDR5 RAM and 256 GB of UFS 3.1 storage. In the memory test, the device reached a score of 126,589. Through the UX test, it was found that the phone supports a refresh rate of 90Hz. Also, it scored 89,384 in the UX test.
As it can be seen in the graph, the Kirin 9000 5G managed to outscore the Snapdragon 865 in the CPU, GPU, and memory test. Meanwhile, Qualcomm is readying the Snapdragon 875 mobile platform that is expected to debut on Dec. 1 through Qualcomm’s Tech Summit event. The SD875 will be the real threat for the Kirin 9000 5G chipset.
Coming to the Geekbench listing, the Mate 40 Pro scored 1020 in the single-core test of Geekbench 5. Also, it recorded a score of 3710 in the multi-core test. The Mate 40 Pro variant benchmarked on Geekbench also has 8 GB of RAM.