At HDC 2020, Huawei will announce the launch date of the Huawei Mate 40 series. Ahead of the HDC statement, a tipster from Weibo has shared some insights on Huawei Mate 40 series that uncovers the specs of its front camera setup.
According to tipster DigitalChatStation, the Huawei Mate 40 series consists of three models: Huawei Mate 40, Mate 40 Pro, and Mate 40 Pro+. The standard Mate 40 will come with a single hole punch display.
Meanwhile, the Mate 40 Pro and Mate 40 Pro+ have pill-type hole-punch display design to house two selfie cameras. These two cameras have a Sony IMX588 sensor and an IMX516, which is a Time of Flight (ToF) sensor.
He also mentioned that these phones will feature the SONY IMX700 lens, which empowers a 50MP Ultra Vision camera used inside the Huawei P40 series.
The standard Huawei Mate 40 and Mate 40 Pro sports with the curved display but the Mate 40 Pro is bigger than the Mate 40 and similar to the Mate 30 Pro. Moreover, the curves of Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ will be even bigger than the Mate 40 and Mate 40 Pro. On the side, these phones have a volume rocker and a power key, as well as symmetrical dual speakers.
Huawei Mate 40 will feature a 6.5-inch OLED, and a 6.78-inch waterfall OLED display featured on Mate 40 Pro. Huawei Mate 40 series will be powered by 5nm Kirin 9000 processor, pre-equipped with EMUI 11.
Also, Huawei could launch the Mate 40 devices in October in four variants – Huawei Mate 40, Mate 40 Pro, Mate 40 Pro+, and Mate 40 RS. However, an official announcement is yet to come.
Supply chain survey data is for reference only and may not be accurate. mate40 single shot, mate40 pro and mate40 pro+ are pill openings, the main shot is +imx588+imx516, which is the tof lens.
— Digital Chat Station (@StationChat) September 8, 2020