Earlier this year, Huawei launched its new P-series devices, Huawei P40 series, these further strengthen Huawei’s leadership in the smartphone world with the introduction of new technologies such as overflow quad curved display and camera system that reaches up to Penta camera system on the rear side.
In October, the Chinese smartphone maker also landed another flagship – Huawei Mate 40 series for the consumer, which also brings improvements over its predecessor, the Huawei Mate 30 series.
Since Huawei has already completed its flagship launch schedule, it’s time that we start the discussion on the launch of its next big flagship, the Huawei P50 series.
Currently, there aren’t many leaks that appeared regarding this unannounced smartphone lineup but in this article, we’ll try to guess some of its upcoming features on the basis of the current situation.
Huawei P50 Specifications: Expected
Processor: If the Kirin 9000 runs out of capacity, then the P50 series could launch with Qualcomm Snapdragon 875 processor because Qualcomm has obtained the 4G chip supply license for Huawei and may also get approval for a 5G license as well.
Display: It is expected that P50 will arrive with a larger display panel than the existing Huawei P40 series and may retain the quad curved design.
Storage: The Huawei P50 series will available in at least two variants, 8GB RAM + 256GB ROM and 12GB RAM + 512GB ROM. However, it could also offer 6GB models for Chinese consumers.
Camera: Huawei is known for its powerful camera technology and it’ll likely keep increasing its camera capability with the launch of the Huawei P50 series. Aside from the number of cameras, we expect that Huawei may finally bring the liquid lens technology.
Battery: The Huawei P50 could feature a 4200mAh, while P50 and P50 Pro+ to gear 4500 capacity batteries and a 66W SuperCharge support.
Models: Huawei P50 series will consist of Huawei P50, P50 Pro, and P50 Pro+. There could be a special edition or the lite versions as well.
Software: Huawei P50 series will come with pre-installed EMUI 11.1 with Huawei Mobile Services (HMS) on board.
Huawei P50 launch date and price details:
Similar to the Huawei P40 series, the Huawei P50 series will likely to be launched in March. However, we’ll have to wait for an official confirmation.
Fans Expectations with Huawei P50 series:
We also asked our readers what they want to see on the upcoming Huawei P50 lineup and they included the following features in their wishlists.
- Google Mobile Services (GMS) – Most mentioned by the users
- 120Hz refresh rate support
- Increased battery capacities such as 5000mAh in the top model
- Lightweight design
- Better night time photography
- Better stereo speakers
- Android 11 based EMUI 11.1
- First to upgrade HarmonyOS support
- Better CPU and GPU
News and Rumors:
January 7, 2021:
December 31, 2020:
Huawei P50 Pro render leaked by the tipster – OnLeaks, which shows the phone with waterfall display, center punch hole, and more. Read more here.
December 17, 2020:
December 11, 2020:
Huawei tablet with HarmonyOS may launch alongside the Huawei P50 devices, suggests a report. Read full story here.
November 30, 2020:
Check the Huawei P50 concept render here.
November 27, 2020:
A new report suggests that the Huawei P50 series will come with liquid lens technology to improve cameras and take the photography to the next level. Read more here.
November 24, 2020:
Report from South Korean Media reveals that the upcoming Huawei P50 will feature OLED displays from Samsung Display and LG Display. The display production for the P50 models already started. Read more here.