February 6, 2021: Global announcement:
Huawei has confirmed for the global audience that the unveiling of the next foldable phone, Huawei Mate X2 will happen on February 22, 2021. The company also put a tagline of “Imagine what unfolds” for this launch event.
— Huawei Mobile (@HuaweiMobile) February 5, 2021
February 3, 2021: Official announcement in China
Today, Huawei has officially confirmed a new smartphone from its foldable phone lineup is coming as the Huawei Mate X2 and its launching will be held on February 22, 2021.
According to the launch poster, the phone is likely to be folded inwards and rather than folding outwards (Huawei Mate X and Xs). The new design reflects the could be similar to the Samsung Galaxy Fold 2.
According to the previous reports, the Huawei Mate X2 likely to come with a two-display design including an 8.01-inch main foldable screen and a 6.45-inch secondary screen. The phone expands 161.8 x 145.8 x 8.2mm dimensions, Kirin 9000 processor, Bluetooth 5.1, and more.
The phone could equip a triple rear camera system consisting of 50MP+16MP+12MP+8MP cameras and a 16MP selfie camera. Certificates reveal that it packs a 4400 mAh battery that supports 66W super flash charging. Also, it has received a WiFi 6 certificate and network access certification.
Meanwhile, there’s no confirmation whether this will be a clamshell or any other design but one thing is sure that this device will have an inward folding mechanism, which we’ll look forward to.
(Source – Weibo)