A teardown of the Huawei Mate 60 Professional left politicians and corporations scratching their heads – how did Huawei handle to get a 5G-capable, 7nm chipset? Underneath present sanctions, this shouldn’t be potential. And but right here it’s.
Now right here is one other teardown of the cellphone, this time in English fairly than Chinese language. Not that it makes the scenario any clearer. Right here is the cellphone’s motherboard uncovered:
The Huawei Mate 60 Professional motherboard
You may’t see the HiSilicon Kirin 9000s chipset itself, as a substitute you see the SK Hynix RAM chips that sit above it. These are themselves a thriller and SK launched an investigation into how simply these made their method into the Mate 60 Professional (the corporate says it hasn’t offered to Huawei since 2020 hen the sanctions hit).
Anyway, you might have caught the PBKreviews drop check, which confirmed simply how powerful Huawei’s Kunlun 2 glass is – which is an efficient factor, for the reason that 6.82” LTPO AMOLED show on the cellphone proved to be very troublesome to take away and was irreparably broken within the course of.
Finally, the Huawei Mate 60 Professional was given a 5/10 repairability score. Eradicating the show is a essential step in the direction of accessing the internals and that makes altering most issues troublesome.
Take a look at the complete teardown video under: