On December 15, Huawei has launched a new version of the P50 Pro with the Snapdragon 888 4G chipset and it’s powered by the HarmonyOS 2.0 operating system. However, initially, the phone was only available with a 5nm Kirin 9000 processor.
Huawei P50 Pro with Snapdragon 888 4G will be on sale starting today (December 16) at 10:00 in China and comes in three colors including White, Black, and Gold. The Huawei P50 Pro Snapdragon 888 version is launched in two memory variants including:
- 8GB RAM + 128GB storage = 5988 yuan
- 8GB RAM + 256GB storage = 6488 yuan
Aside from the processor, all core specs and the design of the phone remain unchanged.
Huawei P50 Pro:
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 4G processor comes with an octa-core 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 x 1.8 GHz). Aside from the processor, it also has Adreno 660 GPU.
Huawei P50 Pro features a 6.6-inch OLED display with up to 120Hz refresh rate, 1440 Hz high-frequency PWM dimming, and 300 Hz touch sampling rate for a highly interactive touch screen as well as touch sensitivity with a high-quality resolution of 2700 x 1228 pixels and 450 PPI.
Huawei P50 Pro Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 4G version comes with a 50MP true chroma camera, a 40MP MONO true chroma camera, 13MP ultra wide-angle camera, and a 64-megapixel telephoto camera. The front camera system of the phone consist of a 13 MP selfie camera.
The phone supports a battery capacity of 4360 mAh and recharges with a 66W wired SuperCharge and a 50W wireless supercharge that consumers will need to purchase separately.
Last week, Huawei confirmed that P50 Pro will launch in the global market. However, an exact launch date is still awaited while the consumers are eagerly waiting for the phone to unveil in their corresponding markets.
TD Tech’s Huawei Mate 40E copy phone is certified
TD Tech, a Chinese electronics maker has been licensed to rebrand and resell smartphone designs that were initially owned by Huawei. TD Tech has already launched the clone of Huawei Nova 8 Pro as TD Tech N8 Pro, and its new Huawei Mate 40E clone is ready to be introduced.
According to the information, TD tech has recently certified a new smartphone with model number TDT-MA01 in the Chinese market. The new TD Tech phone is likely to be a copy of Huawei Mate 40E and the listing reveals that it has 5G network access and a fast 40W charging. The certificate also reveals that the phone has the Android operating system.
Currently, TD Tech has not confirmed any launch details of this phone but we’re likely to get new inputs soon.
TD Tech, formerly Nokia Siemens Networks, is a joint venture between Nokia and Siemens. The company is now wholly-owned by TD TECH HOLDING LIMITED, a Chinese firm. The parent company is jointly invested by Huawei and Nokia Hong Kong and Huawei’s rotating chairman Xu Zhijun is the company director.
TD Tech N8 Pro:
TD Tech N8 Pro sports a 6.72-inch curved screen, an 80-degree curved edge, a COP package, a double punch in the upper left corner, a 120Hz screen refresh rate, a touch sampling rate of up to 300Hz, a 10bit color depth, 1.07 billion colors, and supports HDR 10 and HLG HD video.
This phone boasts a 32-megapixel front ultra-wide-angle lens and a 16-megapixel portrait lens. The rear quad camera system consists of a rear 64MP main camera, a 120-degree ultra-wide-angle, an independent depth-of-field lens, and an independent macro lens.
On the other hand, the phone is 7.85mm thick, weighs only 184g, supports 5G four-network coordination and Wi-Fi6+, supports 66W super-fast charging, 60% charging in 15 minutes, 100% charging in 35 minutes, and NFC smart Flashcard and other functions
Huawei Mate 50 test version has 5G and Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1: Tipster
New information has revealed that some of the testing Huawei Mate 50 devices are packed with 5G access and equips HiSilicon Kirin 9000 5nm chipset and Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset. The previous report reveals that Huawei Mate 50 will be released this year but it may only have 4G network access.
Although Huawei has been facing a lot of difficulties in the market but the company continues to work in a positive direction to develop this phone and bring it among the consumers. Meanwhile, the news of the Huawei Mate 50 series with 5G and new Qualcomm processor is sure could be a big relief for the awaited people.
Following the U.S. ban, Huawei has to give up access to different essential components such as chipsets. Thereafter, the Chinese tech maker cannot even print its chipset design from HiSilicon to chipmakers such as TSMC. The shortage of components is limited to chip printing permission but also to other important materials such as RF receivers, which helps the phone maker to enable 5G access bands.
Kirin 9000 comes is built with a 5nm process and consists of 1x Cortex-A77 at 3.13 GHz, 3x Cortex-A77 at 2.54 GHz, and 4x Cortex-A55 at 2.05 GHz. The chip comes with a 24 core Mali G78 GPU. The chipset has Huawei Da Vinci Architecture 2.0 NPU architecture including 2 Ascend lite and 1 Ascend tiny core.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1:
Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 has a 5G modem-RF solution with up to 10Gbps download speed. The chipset has Snapdragon Sigh camera technology with 18 bit mobile IS. As well new 7th gen Qualcomm AI engine. There is also an improvement to system performance as well as other aspects of the core user interface.
Huawei Mate 50 Series:
Currently, Huawei has not spoken much about this upcoming release but the company’s global consumer business chief, Derek Yu has confirmed that there will be a new Mate device that could launch this year. Surely, the chief has been talking about the Mate 50 series but an official confirmation is still required.
(via – ithome)
Huawei P50 Pro and P50 Pocket enters global market
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 P40 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.