On November 15, Huawei started the first sales of Huawei Mate X 5G in China at 10:08 China time and sold out under a minute.
However, the company said it’s performing limited quantity sells of the Mate X. So the new stock is scheduled to go on sale on November 18 followed by the next sale on November 22 at 10:08 China time.
Huawei Mate X priced at 16,999 CNY (2420 USD, 2190 EUR). Additionally, Huawei will be also offering a 50% discount on the first time display replacement of Huawei Mate X.
The Mate X sports a foldable OLED display that measures 8-inches with 2480 x 2200 resolution while unfolded and during the fold, the display parts 6.6 inches (2480 x 1148) for the front side, 6.38 inches (2480 x 1148) for the backside.
This foldable phone is powered by Kirin 980 processor and Balong 5000 modem for 5G connectivity. Huawei has also announced a new Kirin 990 (5G) powered Huawei Mate Xs will be launched in March 2020.
Huawei Mate X comes with 8GB RAM + 512GB of storage and runs EMUI 9.1 (Android 9) upgradable to Android 10. It features Leica quad camera setup of 40MP Wide Angle (f/1.8) + 16MP Ultra Wide Angle (f/2.2) + 8MP Telephoto (f/2.4) + 3D depth camera.
The Huawei Mate X is equipped with a 4500mAh battery supporting a 55W Huawei SuperCharge that can recharge up to 85% battery in about 30 minutes.