On January 12, Huawei’s latest flagship smartphones – Huawei P50 Pro and P50 Pocket finally entered the global market. However, these premium smartphones were already marked their presence in the Chinese market.
Currently, Huawei has debuted P50 Pro and P50 Pocket on the ground of Malaysia and will soon expand its availability to more global markets. To be mentioned, the company has also announced to unveil these flagship phones in Europe on January 26, 2021.
Both of these smartphones of Huawei are cherished with high-end features and provide a whole new user experience. Among these, Huawei P50 Pocket is the first flip-style foldable smartphone of the company that folds inwards vertically.
Price and availability:
Huawei P50 Pro:
- Huawei P50 Pro (8GB+256GB) is priced at RM 4199 (882 Euro) [Link]
Huawei is providing freebies worth up to RM 2,100 and pre-order for Huawei P50 Pro start from January 12 and last till January 21, 2022.
Huawei P50 Pocket:
- Huawei P50 Pocket White (8GB+256GB) is priced at RM 5,999 (1262 euros) [Link]
- Huawei P50 Pocket Premium Edition (12GB+512GB) is priced at RM 7,299 (1536 euros) [Link]
Huawei is offering freebies total worth up to RM2,700 with Huawei P50 Pocket and pre-order is available from January 22 to February 13, 2022.
So, without further ado, let’s explore Huawei P50 and P50 Pocket in detail.
Huawei P50 Pro:
Huawei P50 Pro smartphone comes with a 6.6 inch OLED display with 2700 x 1228p resolutions, 120 Hz refresh rate, 300Hz touch sampling rate, 1.07 billion colors, and 450 PPI brightness.
This smartphone expands 158.8mm x 72.8mm x 8.5mm (Height x width x depth) and weighs around 195g approx. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 4G processor that has an octa-core CPU and Adreno 660 GPU. Also, it comes pre-installed with EMUI 12.
In terms of storage, the P50 Pro offers 8GB of RAM and 256GB of inbuilt internal storage and packs with a 4360mAh battery that supports 66W super-fast charging and 50W wireless charging.
On the rear side, Huawei P50 Pro has a quad-camera system consisting of a 50MP True chroma camera, 40MP True chroma camera, 13MP Ultra-wide angle camera, and 64MP Telephoto camera with LED flash. While the front side has a 13MP selfie camera with autofocus mode.
The connectivity options include 4G network, WLAN, Bluetooth 5.2, Support BLE, SBC, AAC, LDAC. Further, it has a USB Type-C ear jack, and USB Type-C charging port, and a USB 3.1 GEN1 port.
Huawei P50 Pocket:
Huawei P50 Pocket smartphone sports the main screen with a 6.9-inch mains display that folds inwards and a 1.04-inch cover screen is placed on the rear to show you notifications and other information.
The main screen comes with 2790 x 1188pixel resolution, 120 Hz refresh rate,1440 Hz high-frequency PWM dimming, 300 Hz touch sampling rate, and 442 PPI. While the cover screen has 340 x 340p resolution, 60 Hz refresh rate, 120 Hz touch sampling rate, and 328 PPI.
The P50 Pocket is equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 4G processor, comes pre-installed with EMUI 12 operating system, 8GB/12GB of RAM, and 256GB/512GB of internal storage.
Talking about the battery, this phone packs with 4000mAh battery that supports a 40W Super fast charger. The connectivity options include WLAN, Bluetooth 5.2, and more.
Huawei P50 Pocket features a powerful camera system that includes a 40 MP True-Chroma Camera (f/1.8 aperture), 13 MP Ultra-Wide Angle Camera (f/2.2 aperture), and 32 MP Ultra Spectrum Camera (f/1.8 aperture). On the front side, you’ll see a 10.7-megapixel front camera to give you high-quality selfies.
Huawei Nova 10 to launch by late June
Huawei Nova 10 series could launch by late June, which will bring a 5G bundle version but it may not be integrated. It is expected that the smartphone may be equipped with a 5G cover to enable 5G network services.
According to reports, the Huawei Nova 10 series is likely to equip with Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G and the new Snapdragon 7 (Snapdragon 7 Gen 1). Additionally, the series of software and camera modules are better tuned.
However, in June, there are also Huawei tablets, Qualcomm chips, and other smart devices will be launched by Huawei. So, before this device goes official among consumers, let’s check the last generation Huawei Nova series device – Nova 9 Pro.
Huawei Nova 9 Pro:
The Huawei Nova 9 Pro sports a 6.72-inch display with a refresh rate of 120Hz. it is powered by a 4G version of the Snapdragon 778G and runs on HarmonyOS 2. The smartphone holds a storage capacity of 8GB RAM and up to 256GB storage.
This phone comes with 4,000 mAh and supports a 100W superfast charge, it’s the first phone to come with such capacity of recharging brick. The Nova 9 Pro gets a quad-camera setup at its back and a 32MP primary camera and a 32 MP ultra-wide selfie camera.
Huawei Mate Xs 2 VIP pre-sale begins in Malaysia with exclusive rewards
Huawei launched the Huawei Mate Xs 2 globally on May 18 on the global market. Huawei consumers from Malaysia can pre-order the Mate Xs 2 from June 6 to June 23, 2022, and you may get a chance to grab Huawei Watch GT Pro and HMS rewards exclusively.
The Huawei Mate Xs 2 has a similar outward foldable design as Mate Xs but with an improved falcon hinge mechanism as well as a grip system. The smartphone is equipped with a 7.8-inch display while unfolded featuring 2480 x 2200 resolution and 6.5 inches once folded.
This foldable device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 4G processor with octa-core architecture. There is also Qualcomm’s sixth-generation AI engine that will give you a better experience. Huawei Mate Xs 2 consists of a 50-megapixel primary color camera, a 13-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera, and an 8-megapixel telephoto camera. The rear camera supports 3x optical zoom (3x zoom is approximate, lens focal lengths are 13mm, 23mm, 85mm), and 30x digital zoom.
The rear camera has the capabilities to shoot many modes such as Snapshot, dynamic photo, time-lapse photography, micro movie, super wide-angle, slow motion, voice-activated photo, panorama mode, etc. The device holds a battery capacity of 4600mAh. That could recharge with a super-fast 66W charger.
Huawei Mate Xs 2 in Malaysia is priced at RM7,999 with the Huawei GT 2 Pro smartwatch and HMS rewards are exclusively worth RM1,400.
Check the first Huawei P50 Pro prototype
In July 2021, Huawei unveiled its latest Huawei p-series flagship – P50 Pro the consumers. Although has been a year of passing, there is an interesting Huawei P50 Pro prototype that just surfaced on board to show us how this device has been formed initially.
Compared to the images below, the Huawei P50 prototype is similar to the real device released to consumers. However, the camera doesn’t include a dual ring camera design, instead, it comes with an all-in-one large vertical pill shape camera consisting of different cameras.
Still, the front side is identical, while the rear side matches quite like the Huawei P30 Pro variant. On the flip side, you would also find some branding for Huawei and Leica, altered with false words.
Coming to the inside, the prototype runs HarmonyOS 2.0 operating system, featuring Kirin 9000 chipset, coupled with 8GB of RAM. These are the specs that the device actually launched in July.
Huawei P50 Pro:
Huawei P50 Pro has a 6.6-inch OLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate, 1440 Hz high-frequency PWM dimming, 300 Hz touch sampling rate, and 450 PPI for better viewing angles.
The equips Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 4G chipset with Octa core chipset architecture consisting of (Octa-core, 1 x Cortex-X1 at 2.84 GHz + 3 x Cortex-A78 at 2.42 GHz + 4 x Cortex-A55 at 1.8 GHz) and Adreno 660 GPU.
Aside from the processor, the phone has 8GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage.
In the camera department, you will get a 50 MP True-Chroma Camera (Color, f/1.8 aperture, OIS), 40 MP True-Chroma Camera (MONO, f/1.6 aperture), 13 MP Ultra-Wide Angle Camera (f/2.2 aperture), and 64 MP Telephoto Camera (f/3.5 aperture, OIS), support AF. On the front side, you’ll get a 13MP selfie camera with an f/2.4 aperture sensor.
On the other hand, there are various modes that you can include in the camera section consisting of AI Cinemagraph, Story Creator, Audio Zoom, High-res, Time-Lapse, Ultra Wide Angle Lens, Aperture, Dual-View Video, Night, Macro, Portrait, Pro, Slow-Mo, Panorama, Monochrome, Light painting, Filter, Stickers, Documents, Master AI, Moving Picture, Snapshot, 4D Predictive Focus, Capture Smiles, Audio Control, Timer, Burst Shooting.
If you want to run this phone for long hours then a 4360 mAh battery will be there to comply with all of the requirements that you want on the P50 Pro. Recharges the phone with a Max 66W charger and a 50W wireless supercharge technology.
Huawei P50 Pro runs with pre-installed EMUI 12 software with lots of new features and ease of access.
(source – MyDriver)