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Huawei could’ve used new 4nm 5G processor with P50 but it didn’t happened

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After several rounds of rescheduling, Huawei has finally debuted the flagship Huawei P50 series on July 29. Among the two models, the top variant – P50 Pro equip a powerful camera system.

Right after the launch, DXOMARK published the first camera evaluation result of the Huawei P50 Pro. This smartphone received 144 points for the rear camera test and was verified as the best camera system.

Why there is no 5G variant of the Huawei P50 series?

The reason is not hidden from anyone but while launching the Huawei P50 series, Richard Yu – CEO of Huawei CBG mentioned the US sanctions badly affected Huawei’s 5G chip access.

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So, the company is running short on the 5G chip components and can’t launch the Huawei P50 series with 5G connectivity at the time. To be mentioned, the Huawei P50 series has arrived with Snapdragon 888 4G and Kirin 9000 processors.

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Huawei 4nm Kirin 5G processor:

If there is no restriction from the US government then Huawei will surely launch the Huawei P50 series with 5G capabilities powered by a new Kirin processor,

Sources familiar with the supply chain reveal that Huawei’s HiSilicon could have launched an improved version of the Kirin chip with a 4nm process. The process is based on TSMC’s latest node technology and is designed to be compatible with Huawei flagship.

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The previous report reveals that Huawei’s semiconductor brand HiSilicon had to give up on printing new processors due to the U.S. ban. However, Huawei has decided to keep the HiSilicon team working at all costs.

HiSilicon team has more than 7,000 people and still developing high-end chips and will be able to cope with it in the next two to three years.

In addition, it is also reported that the HiSilicon is still designing and developing 3nm chips but there’s no confirmation about the progress made to the entire project.

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Why only 4G Huawei P50 and P50 Pro launched? Here’s the answer

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Huawei Mate 50 flagship to equip 5G case

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Huawei is yet to release the Huawei Mate 50 lineup but input from the Chinese Weibo tipster reveals that this upcoming flagship will equip with a 5G smartphone case to enable 5G services. However, it’s not the only phone that’s getting 5G network support using this case, as there are more to come in this category.

According to the input, the recently launched 5G smartphone case will be adapted for Huawei Mate 50 series as well as new and old smartphones. According to the information, such a case will be available from June, and Mate 50 series is likely to unveil in July, which makes perfect proceedings.

In addition to the Mate 50 series upcoming Huawei Nova 10 and previous launched Nova 9 as well as Mate 40 series 4G models will also be able to install this 5G case. Currently, Huawei has not confirmed any specific details on the Huawei Mate 50 series but we’re surely awaiting some official hints.

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Huawei Mate 50 Pro:

Huawei Mate 50 series is likely to come with a large display that could bring back the large notch similar to the Huawei Mate 20 Pro and Mate 30 Pro. In terms of technology, Huawei Mate 50 could feature a 3D sensor as well as a high-quality selfie camera.

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In terms of processor, Huawei Mate 50 is powered by the latest Qualcomm processor that is made of 4nm process technology. However, there’s more information that needs to be confirmed regarding the chipset of this upcoming Huawei flagship. Be mentioned, Huawei Mate 50 is currently under testing with a Kirin processor but the final version will only be on sale with a Qualcomm chipset.

Huawei Mate 50 series is reported to come with a HarmonyOS 3.0 operating system with a new set of features over HarmonyOS 2.0. The design of the phone is likely to be improved further than the Mate 40 series and the camera system will also strengthen photography.

(via – Tipster)

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Huawei Mate Xs 2 foldable phone launched globally

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On May 18, 2022, Huawei launched Huawei Mate Xs 2, new flagship foldable phone for global consumers. The phone continues the outward foldable design of the first-generation Mate Xs device and has an improved falcon hinge mechanism as well as a grip system.

Talking first about its display, the Huawei Mate Xs 2 launched with a 7.8-inch display unfolded with 2480 x 2200 resolution and 6.5 inches (2480 x 1176p resolution) once folded. The display has an OLED panel with up to 120Hz refresh rate, 1440 Hz high-frequency PWM dimming, and up to 240 Hz touch sampling rate as well as 424ppi screen pixel density.

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Huawei Mate Xs is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 4G processor with Octa-core architecture including 1 x Cortex-X1 at 2.84GHz + 3 at Cortex-A78 at 2.42GHz + 4 x Cortex-A55 at 1.8GHz. In addition, the chipset is coupled with Adreno 660 GPU for the maximized gaming experience. There’s also Qualcomm’s sixth-generation AI engine that will bring you better smart task execution.

This foldable phone takes care of your camera photography consisting of a 50-megapixel primary color camera (wide-angle, f/1.8 aperture), a 13-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera (f/2.2 aperture), and an 8-megapixel telephoto camera (f/2.4 aperture, OIS). The rear camera supports 3x optical zoom (3x zoom is approximate, lens focal lengths are 13 mm, 23 mm, 85 mm), and 30x digital zoom.

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The rear camera can also shoot in different camera modes including Mirror smart shooting, AI micro-motion instant, telephoto picture-in-picture, micro-movie, audio zoom, high pixel mode, time-lapse photography, super wide-angle, large-aperture blur, dual scene video, super night scene, macro, portrait mode, Professional Mode, Slow Motion, Panorama Mode, Black & White Art, Smart Filter, Watermark, Document Correction, AI Photo Master, Dynamic Photo, 4D Predictive Focus, Smile Capture, Voice-activated Photo, Timed Photo, Continuous Shot, and Snapshot.

Coming to the front side, the Mate Xs has a front punch camera system that counts as a 10.7 MP ultra-wide-angle camera with f/2.2 aperture. The front camera also has several modes to take selfies camera Selfie slow motion, smart wide-angle switching, portrait mode, panorama mode, fun AR, time-lapse photography, dynamic photos, smart filters, watermarks, smiley snapshots, selfie mirroring, voice-activated photos, timed photos.

Huawei Mate Xs 2 takes care of a longer standby time with a 4600mAh battery (according to the variant). That could recharge with a super-fast 66W charger.

Price and availability:

Huawei Mate Xs 2 foldable phone priced at 1999 euros (2103 USD) with 8GB RAM and 512GB of internal storage. The Huawei Mate Xs 2 will be available from June onwards in the global markets.

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Meet the world’s first 5G phone case

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Today, Soyealink – a Chinese telecom solutions maker and smart device manufacturer launched a 5G smartphone case for Huawei devices at a price tag of 799 yuan (118USD or 112EUR). This is quite a revolutionary product that will enable 5G network connectivity in 4G Huawei smartphones without native 5G hardware.

Huawei 5G phone case comes is a ready-to-go solution for phone users. However, the case maker has suggested bringing more of these for different smartphones.

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The design of this 5G phone case meets the rear side of the Huawei P50 and P50 Pro and is ready to install instantly. There’s a large camera cutout, a 5G symbol as well as the large cutouts on the side of the case.

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The installation is simple, you need to plugin this case on your Huawei smartphone and connect the USB to the phone’s port. Afterward, you need to set up the eSIM with a 5G service provider and follow the on-screen instructions to set up the network for use cases.

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According to the dimensions, this 5G phone case comes with 52g of weight and 3.2mm of thickness, which is close to a heavy case. To enable 5G, this case uses, an embedded 5G model that brings you better functionality but it’s likely to consume an extra battery of your Huawei device for sure, as it may require power to enable the 5G modem.

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Currently, Huawei has not announced any such case for devices but it could unveil it in June for consumers. If you want to know more about this product, check out the article linked below regarding the case.

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Here’s how to use 5G on your 4G Huawei phone

What is this case for?

New smartphones such as Huawei don’t come with 5G services, as they cannot feature a 5G enabled chipset. Therefore, the company is launching 4G devices but the latest solution will bring them compatibility with 5G network access.

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