Recently, Huawei unveiled its foldable smartphone – P50 Pocket. The phone uses a clamshell design and a new hinge system that provides a fresh user experience. However, the phone will be sold only in China at the moment and there’s no official confirmation is available on this matter. However, we’ve got some information that will give you some useful insights.
According to our information, Huawei P50 Pocket will launch in the global market in early 2022. However, a region-specific date or announcement is yet to come. It is also possible that Huawei may bring this phone early to some European markets but nothing is certain at the moment.
The phone is likely to retain all of its characteristics and design specs in the Huawei P50 Pocket global model will launch similar to the Chinese variant.
Huawei P50 Pocket Specifications:
Huawei P50 features a 6.9-inch main display that folds inward. While there’s a cover display that measures 1.04-inch and allows you to view quick notifications, viewfinder, and it has a library of dials that you can customize.
The phone has the main OLED display, with a 120Hz refresh rate, 1440 Hz high-frequency PWM dimming, 300 Hz touch sampling rate. On the other hand, the cover display is also made of OLED and features a 60Hz refresh rate along with a 120Hz of touch sampling rate.
In terms of quality, the main panel provides an FHD+ resolution (2790 x 1188 pixels) and 442 PPI. On the other side, the cover screen has 340 x 340 pixels and 328 PPI.
Huawei P50 Pocket is powered by Snapdragon 888 4G chipset with octa-core architecture (1 x Cortex-X1 at 2.84 GHz + 3 x Cortex-A78 at 2.42 GHz + 4 x Cortex-A55 at 1.8 GHz) as well as Adreno 660 GPU.
Even after being a foldable phone, the P50 Pocket packs with a revolutionary camera system including a 40 MP True-Chroma Camera (f/1.8 aperture), 13 MP Ultra-Wide Angle Camera (f/2.2 aperture), and a 32 MP Ultra Spectrum Camera (f/1.8 aperture). There’s a 10.7 MP selfie camera that you can use to take great selfies.
Don’t think that Huawei P50 Pocket will leave you behind in terms of battery life, the phone will pick up a 4000mAh battery and you can super charge it with a 40W charger. The Chinese version of the phone runs HarmonyOS and the global version on EMUI 12.
Huawei Nova Y70 launched with 6.7′ display, 6000mAh battery, 22.5W supercharge
Huawei has recently launched Nova Y70 smartphone in the global market that brings a smooth and great experience from a high capacity battery to an 8MP front camera that can blur the background in selfies. The Huawei Nova Y70 is equipped with a 6.6-inches display, with a 6000mAh long battery life which will allow 3 hours of continuous video playback on a 10-minute charge and 128GB storage.
The Huawei Nova Y70 is launched with a 6.75-inches display with a resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels. The dimensions are 168.3mm x 77.7 mm x 8.98 mm. and it weighs approximately 199g.
The device will be equipped with an Octa-Core processor (2×1.8 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6X1.8 GHz Cortex-A55). Talking about storage, the smartphone will come with 128GB of RAM, which holds the capacity to store up to 170 episodes of a series, 13,000 music, and more than 60 movies.
Huawei nova Y70 features the AI Triple camera, which includes a 48MP main camera, which will give extra light to images, a 5MP 120-degree ultra-wide-angle camera, which will allow group shots, and a 2MP depth camera, which will blur the background of a photo to focus on the subject.
The smartphone will take your photography skills to next level for sure. Also, features on the rear camera include digital zoom, auto flash, face detection, and touch to focus. Also, users will have a high-quality camera experience of clicking some astonishing selfies and making video calls as this device comes with an 8 MP front camera.
With a 6000mAh long-life battery, this phone could run-up to a week of charge. If the smartphone’s battery is only 5% charged, then users can activate low battery mode which will allow up to 12 hours on standby before powering off. The high-capacity battery will permit you to use the smartphone for long hours of playing games, listening to songs, and watching movies, without bothering about battery drainage.
The brand new Huawei Nova Y70 will be available worldwide in three colors- Crystal Blue, Pearl White, and Midnight Black. Currently, the phone is available in Saudi Arabia at a price tag of 729 SAR (182 Euros) and it’ll expand further in more markets.
Xiaomi to make ways with Leica, other than Huawei
Today, Xiaomi has officially confirmed a strategic partnership with German Camera technology maker – Leica. The same camera tech firm that partnered with Huawei for a long time has been one of the most successful partnerships of all time among the two companies.
Xiaomi has confirmed this information via social media channels and shared the post with the following caption:
Xiaomi and@leica_camera have officially reached a global strategic partnership in mobile imaging.
Combining the legendary image and innovative technology, let’s look forward to a new era of mobile photography in July!
Currently, Xiaomi has not confirmed any of the information regarding the first Leica-powered camera phone but it’s likely to be the Xiaomi 12 Ultra device. Still, more information is awaited on this matter.
Xiaomi and @leica_camera have officially reached a global strategic partnership in mobile imaging.
Combining the legendary image and innovative technology, let's look forward to a new era of mobile photography in July! pic.twitter.com/GyFut9ZTlg
— Xiaomi (@Xiaomi) May 23, 2022
Leica and Huawei:
It’s not the first time, we’ve already mentioned this on news that broke last year from a Weibo tipster. Therefore, we’re not shocked by the outcome of this matter but it’s anticipated to see what’s next for Huawei and Leica together for future Huawei phones such as the Huawei Mate 50 series.
Still, there’s more information that’s is awaited and we’ll cover them for you. Since the launch of the Huawei P9 series, the Chinese tech maker has bonded with Leica and started building new phones with and actively featuring Leica imagery system on new Huawei flagship phones until the recent Huawei P50 series.
Huawei Nova 10 series to come in a 5G package version
Huawei is preparing to release the new Nova series smartphone – Nova 10 among consumers. The phone series is unlikely to couple with 5G services. However, the latest input coming from a Weibo tipster suggests that Huawei Nova 10 could come with a 5G package.
According to the tipster, Huawei Nova 10 could come with a 5G package version. However, the tipster doesn’t reveal much of the details regarding this specific version. Still, we can speculate that the Huawei Nova 10 5G package version could include the 5G phone cover that enables these network services once attached to the phone.
Still, we can expect that the Huawei Nova 10 series would come with a 4G chipset and may require extra accessories such as a 5G phone cover to activate this network capability on the phone. Instead of purchasing it separately, Huawei would bundle it in a different version and sell it to the consumer.
Currently, Huawei has not confirmed any official details regarding Huawei Nova 10 series but we could expect the phone to launch somewhere in June this year.
Huawei Nova 10:
The previous report suggests that Huawei Nova 10 comes will be powered by a new Qualcomm chipset (read more here), and the design of the phone could be tweaked as compared to the Nova 9 series. There’s more that needs to be uncovered regarding Huawei Nova 10 series and we’ll keep you posted with further updates.
Aside from these details, you can also check information about the 5G case in the article linked below.