We’re in the second half of 2019 and it’s time to move towards the launching of Mate 30 series – Huawei Mate 30, Mate 30 Pro, Mate 30 RS, Mate 30 Lite and Mate 30 series 5G. As these devices are ready to showcase Huawei’s next-gen smartphone technologies.
And to anticipate the launch, we’ve some pieces of information that we want you to know about and we’ve gathered all of them into one place.
According to the leaks, Huawei Mate 30 to be featuring a 2.5D display with smaller notch compared to Mate 30 Pro, equipped with a waterfall display including a wide notch to house 3D face security sensors and the size of the display expected to be bigger than the predecessor.
Huawei Mate 30 and 30 Pro will have a new circular camera design to house quad cameras and there’s a set of LED flash placed on the top left corner.
The Mate 30 Pro has dual main Leica cine quad-camera consisting a 40MP Cine camera (main) + 40MP of SuperSensing camera (main) + 8MP telephoto camera + 3D Depth Sensing Camera.
The dual main camera of this flagship are vary in sizes, first is 1/1.7-inch IMX600 series sensor and the other one is also an IMX600 series lens jointly developed by Huawei and Sony, as its size expected to be around 1/1.5-inch.
On the other hand, Mate 30 may only have Leica triple rear camera but the specs are currently unknown.
The front side of the Mate 30 Pro has three cameras and sensors to power up the 3D face security. The Mate 30 has a dual front camera as well as sensors.
The Mate 30 series will also support 4K video recording at 60 frames per second (fps), which was locked at 30fps in previous flagships. Moreover, a leak suggests that the Mate 30 Pro may come with 8K video recording.
The camera is enhanced with new AI features and Ultra High Definition night photography.
Huawei Mate 30, Mate 30 Pro and Mate 30 RS come to be powered by Kirin 990 series processors for both 4G and 5G versions. Huawei Mate 30 could start with 6+128GB version and Mate 30 Pro Pro base model with 8GB RAM and 256GB storage that could go up to 512GB, maybe more.
Huawei Mate 30 will come with 4200mAh and Mate 30 Pro with 4500mAh. It’s reported that this smartphone series will support up to 40W wired charging and 27W Wireless fast charging, while it’s interesting to see whether the company could include a faster wired charging for Pro version such as 55W or 65W.
Huawei will be using the cylindrical design on the back using curved rear glass. The Mate 30 and 30 Pro have USB Type-C ports and speaker grills and the Primary Mic at the bottom. Also, the Mate 30 is expected to come with 3.5 mm audio jack, which is excluded from Mate 30 Pro and Mate 30 RS.
On the right, the Mate 30 has volume adjustment keys above the power button in comparison of Mate 30 Pro that only has a power button on the right side and there’s no physical button for volume adjustment instead it’ll come with the touch-sensitive area above power button for the feature.
As for the dimensions, the Mate 30 Pro measures roughly 158.1 x 73.6 x 8.7mm, with the thickness going up to 9.7mm around the camera bump.
The color options for Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro includes – color options – Space Silver, Cosmic Purple, Black, and Emerald Green.
Porsche Design Mate 30 RS:
Porsche Design Huawei Mate 30 RS will share the same software and hardware specs as Huawei Mate 30 Pro but has a premium design and finish similar to Mate 20 RS and comes in Black and Red colors.
Huawei Mate 30, Mate 30 Pro and Mate 30 RS will run on EMUI 10 based on Android. As all three of these smartphones has in-display fingerprint sensors.
Huawei Mate 30 Lite:
Huawei Mate 30 Lite will be launched alongside other Mate 30 flagships and is similar to Huawei Nova 5i Pro. Since it’s an identical smartphone you can check its full specs right here.
Price and launch date:
Huawei has officially announced that the Mate 30 series will be unveiled on September 19 in Munich, Germany. The phone series will come with EMUI 10 based on Android 10, while the prices are yet to confirm.
More to come, Stay tuned…
Huawei Music launches on Apple App Store
Huawei has a few apps on Apple App Store including Huawei Health and recently, the phone maker has launched Huawei Music on this iPhone app distribution platform.
According to the listing, Huawei Music on Apple App Store is published by Huawei Software Technologies Co., Ltd. and it’s available for free. It’s good to see Huawei has brought in a new app on more devices.
This is a platform focusing on music interaction, making friends with songs, and letting musicians bring you to a good mood with warm singing.
Below you can check the listing of Apple Music,
1. A large number of music experts:
- Gather excellent music experts from the whole network, share the beauty of music with you, and bring you an auditory feast.
2. Song request interaction:
- Real-time interaction, order songs as much as you want, here, every thought can be seen, and every enthusiasm will be responded to.
3. Warm and heal:
- Heart-warming stories, and happy partners, this is a music exchange platform that lives on your mobile phone, accompanies you anytime, anywhere, and keeps you warm.
For your information, Huawei Music is already available on AppGallery and it comes pre-installed on Huawei devices. However, iPhone users now too have access to this amazing library of latest sound tracks.
January 2023 EMUI update expanding for Huawei Mate 40 Pro users
Last week, Huawei initiated January 2023 EMUI software update for Mate 40 Pro users in the global market with firmware version 220.127.116.110. Other than Mate 40 Pro, the P40 Pro can also upgrade to the latest software.
According to the information, Huawei Mate 40 Pro users can install the January 2023 update to get the security improvements released recently by the tech maker.
We suggest you download this new update to improve your Mate 40 Pro’s security environment. You should know has released this update in batches and it may take some time to cover all of the devices.
Meanwhile, Huawei Mate 40 Pro users are currently running EMUI 12 update and they are now waiting for EMUI 13. But Huawei has not released a list of eligible devices, which is eagerly awaited.
Huawei Mate 40 Pro users can check for the new version via Settings > tap on System & updates. Then you need to follow the on-screen instructions to get the newest firmware.
Check below to see the full changelog.
This update improves system security with security patches.
- Integrates security patches released in January 2023 for improved system security. For more information on the security of Huawei’s EMUI system updates, visit the Huawei official website: https://consumer.huawei.com/de/support/bulletin/2023/1/.
You should know that this update won’t erase your data but it’s recommended for you to make a backup of important data.
(source – Huaweiblog)
New update adds 10 minutes auto shutdown for Huawei Share
Last month, we reported that Huawei Share will get a new feature upgrade and now, it’s finally rolling out for Huawei smartphones and tablets running the HarmonyOS operating system in China. The latest addition is unique as it auto shutdown Huawei Share after 10 minutes.
According to the information, turning on the switch makes your device visible to nearby devices so you can receive files. The switch turns off automatically after 10 minutes, but you can still send files.
Once enabled, Huawei Share will be visible to nearby devices for 10 minutes (reverse countdown). However, it was previously, only a simple switch, which remained enabled until you turn it off manually. Aside from the countdown and automatic switch-off, Huawei has not added any additional capability in Huawei Share.
Huawei Share lets you share files with nearby Huawei devices, this feature utilizes WiFi to transfer data fast and efficiently. It works across different platforms including smartphones, tablets, and PCs.
To use Huawei share, the user needs to open the control panel and tap on Huawei Share on the receiving end. Now, choose the file to send, and from the sharing option, select Huawei Share, as it will automatically appear on top of the pop-up menu. The transmission only requires you to accept the one-time accept request to share files.
Currently, the latest 10 minutes auto shutdown feature for Huawei Share is only available for devices in China. However, it may also roll out for the global models but we don’t have any confirmation on this matter.
Check for updates:
Huawei devices with Chinese firmware need to open Settings > then tap on System & updates, move to Software updates > and CHECK FOR UPDATES. The phone will take a few minutes to complete the download procedure and restart the device. Make sure you follow the on-screen instructions accurately to conduct the installation.