During today’s Huawei Full Connect 2020 Conference, the Chinese manufacturer announced that it will launch commercial desktops within the current year. There have been speculations that Huawei will launch commercial desktops this year. Now, there is an official confirmation that this will definitely happen. Huawei desktop reportedly has Chinese chip – Kunpeng 920 processor. It will have up to 8 GB of DDR4-2666 RAM and a 256 GB SSD drive. This device will Discrete AMD Radeon R7 430 graphics card, 180W power supply and internal operating system.
Earlier, Huawei showed a chip on its official developer website, but the product name is “Qingyun W510”. It is still uncertain if it is the same as this product. It is possible that Qingyun is the internal code name of the chip while Kunpeng is the official name.
According to Huawei’s program, all its desktops and servers are based on Huawei brands. These chips are almost entirely Chinese technology. It is expected that the capacity of the servers will be 100,000 and 600,000 desktops within the year. If growth goes smoothly, Huawei’s servers and desktops will grow steadily. There are expectations that both servers and desktops will have production capacity of 300,000 and 5 million respectively, within three years.
Huawei Kunpeng platform
Already in September last year at the Full Connect Conference, Huawei released the Kunpeng 920 desktop motherboard. It is compatible with a main memory, hard drives, network cards and other hardware devices. And the company released similar table products, but initially only for corporate customers.
At that time, we mentioned that the PC component supports quad-core or octa-core ARM processors and 64 GB DDR4-2400 RAM. In addition, it has SATA 3.0 ports, PCIe 3.0 ports, USB 3.0 port, USB 2.0 ports, Gigabit Ethernet, etc. .
According to reports, Huawei will launch a desktop computer for 7500 yuan ($ 1061) on the “mysterious platform”. The CPU model is the Huawei Kunpeng 920 2249K, which is soldered directly to the motherboard. And it has 16 GB DDR4 memory and 256 GB SSD. The motherboard has four memory slots, supports 64 GB of DDR4 memory and also has a PCIe 4.0 graphics card slot. By the way, the graphics card is the Yeston RX 550 and the system is UOS.