Huawei Consumer Business Group today promises to improve the performance of your Huawei smartphones at no additional cost with the release schedule of its GPU Turbo graphics processing technology.Huawei’s GPU Turbo optimizes the way the device’s graphics processing hardwares interact with the graphics software. By removing unnecessary bottlenecks and inefficient processes,  this technology helps to improve the efficiency of the GPU by 60 percent and battery consumption is decreased by as much 30 percent.In real world scenarios, this translate into faster gaming performance on smartphones and even improved performance for VR-related applications on mobile devices. The new GPU Turbo technology will arrive as part of an EMUI (the company’s proprietary UI) update across a range of Huawei devices.”

Graphics performance is becoming a keystone of mobile devices, powering a wide array of applications, in particular gaming,” said Ryan Lui, AVP, Software Marketing, Huawei Consumer Business Group. “Gaming on mobile devices is the platform seeing the most innovation, with users enjoying more sophisticated, beautiful and graphically-demanding games. GPU Turbo makes high-end gaming experiences possible while also unlocking the potential for other demanding applications possible such as energy efficient AR/VR for shopping, learning and fun.”

Huawei will be pushing out updates on a rolling basis, first launching in August with the HUAWEI Mate 10, HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro, PORSCHE DESIGN HUAWEI Mate 10, HUAWEI P20 Pro and HUAWEI P20 and PORSCHE DESIGN HUAWEI Mate RS.

GPU Turbo global release schedule:

Model Regions Release Date
HUAWEI Mate 10, Mate 10 Pro, Mate RS Europe, Russia, Asia Pacific, Middle East, Africa August 2018
HUAWEI P20 and P20 Pro Europe, Russia, Asia Pacific, Middle East, Africa August 2018
HUAWEI Mate 10 Lite All Markets September 2018
HUAWEI Nova 2i All Markets September 2018
HUAWEI P Smart All Markets September 2018
HUAWEI P20 Lite Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East, Africa September 2018
HUAWEI Y9 2018 All Markets September 2018
HUAWEI Mate 9 and Mate 9 Pro All Markets November 2018
HUAWEI P10 and P10 Plus All Markets November 2018