The reinvented foldable phone – Huawei Mate X is scheduled to be launched on October 23 in China and today we’ve got some early price expectation of this 5G device.
According to the information, Huawei Mate X will be available in two variants. The base variant will be available at 9,999 yuan (1414 USD, 1265 euros) and the high spec variant is priced at 13,999 yuan (1975 USD, 1772 euro).
Compared to the European version, priced at 2299 euro (18,160 yuan), the Chinese prices are very cheap. However, we’ve to wait two more days to confirm these prices.
The Mate X sports a foldable OLED display that measures 8-inches while unfolded and during the fold, the display parts 6.6 inches for the front side, 6.38 inches for the backside.
Huawei Mate X will come in two different SoC’s, the first batch will be equipped with Kirin 980 + Balong 5000 and the second batch will be powered by Kirin 990 (5G).
Huawei Mate X3 to continue Mate X2 design, launch in 2023
The craze for Huawei Mate X2 still rising among users on the other hand company is reportedly working on its successor – Mate X3 to finalize the overall design aspects, manufacturing, and shipment date. As per a report, Huawei Mate X3 foldable smartphones do not gear with the previous generation Mate X. The upcoming Mate X3 brings an updated design, weight, thickness, durability, and drop resistance.
Notably, the Huawei Mate X3 has already set a number of solutions at the beginning of its design and this latest tease will definitely surprise you. A new design of this foldable device seems more outstanding and attractive than ever before.
The Chinese tech giant is likely to start the manufacturing of Huawei Mate X2 in November this year, while its overall shipment will increase by 80 percent on comparing with its predecessor.
As per the latest inputs by the tipster. the most awaiting and recognized Huawei Mate 50 series could debut in the market at the end of August this year. On the other hand, the Mate X3 will schedule to launch somewhere in December 2023.
Huawei Mate X2 Specs:
Huawei Mate X2 comes with two display systems – the first one is a main foldable display with an 8-inch panel featuring OLED, up to 90 Hz refresh rate, 180 Hz touch sampling rate, 2480 x 2200 Pixels as well as 413 PPI. The outer display has 6.45 inches size and OLED, up to 90 Hz refresh rate, 240 Hz touch sampling rate along with 2700 x 1160 Pixels, as well as 456 PPI.
The phone is powered by Huawei Kirin 9000 along with an octa-core processor – Octa-core, 1 x Cortex-A77 at 3.13 GHz + 3 x Cortex-A77 at 2.54 GHz + 4 x Cortex-A55 at 2.05 GHz featuring 24-core Mali-G78 GPU and Dual Big Core + Tiny Core NPUs (Neural-network Processing Unit).
This foldable phone equips a quad rear camera system including a 50 MP Ultra Vision Camera (Wide Angle, f/1.9 aperture, OIS), 16 MP Cine Camera (Ultra-Wide Angle, f/2.2 aperture), 12 MP Telephoto Camera (3x Optical Zoom, f/2.4 aperture, OIS) and 8 MP SuperZoom Camera (10x Optical Zoom, f/4.4 aperture, OIS), support AF. On the front side, it will take a 16 MP Selfie Camera (Wide Angle, f/2.2).
Huawei Nova 10 Series: Everything you need to know
Huawei Nova 10 series will launch on July 4th and the company will unveil this lineup in two models – Nova 10 and Nova 10 Pro. Both of these models are equipped with a brand new camera system, powerful selfie cameras, better design, and a lot more. There are a bunch of other features that this lineup has to offer and will unveil at the launch but here’s everything you need to know about Huawei Nova 10 series.
Huawei has built both of these displays with high-quality specs, first coming to the standard model – Nova 10, which comes with a 6.67-inch display with a large and clear view and curved edges on the sides. The display has a single-hole punch and the company is offering a 120Hz refresh rate for you to explore this phone with smoother frame rates.
Huawei Nova 10 Pro has a 6.78-inch OLED panel with a 120hz refresh rate, the slight difference in the display allows the phone to carry a wide pill shape cutout to house two front cameras.
That’s not it, the display has curved edges on the left and right sides of the display while keeping the bezels out of the frame.
Both Huawei Nova 10 and Nova 10 Pro are powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 778 4G processor with octa-core architecture – 4 x Cortex-A78 at 2.42 GHz + 4 x Cortex-A55 at 1.8 GHz. On the other hand, you will get Adreno 642L GPU for faster graphics processing.
If we’re talking about a Huawei phone we must have to take a special look at its camera system.
Both Nova 10 and Nova 10 Pro feature the same rear camera count consisting of three lenses:
- 50MP main camera
- 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera
- A depth of field camera
However, the Pro version has a big camera lens at f/1.8, while the non-Pro version has an f/1.9 aperture in total.
The design is specialized to highlight with an oval outer ring in the silver version with golden finishing. However, all of the models have that highlighted center camera ring that catches your eye easily.
Time to talk about the front cameras, Huawei Nova 10 series is a selfie monster, HOW? Let’s find out.
Huawei Nova 10 and Nova 10 Pro are packed with a monstrous 60MP f/2.4 main selfie camera, which is likely to boost the selfie quality with lots of wide room to capture every person with its ultra-wide-angle capability.
The standard version comes only with the main camera, while the Pro version equips a dual front camera system consisting of an 8MP depth of field camera for the front with f/2.2 aperture.
Battery and Charging:
These two upcoming Nova devices have a sufficient amount of battery life, speaking of which, the Nova 10 has a 4000mAh battery, while the Nova 10 Pro features a 4500mAh battery.
Nah…. we’re not taking these devices for granted. Therefore, Huawei has added a taste of quickness in the charging section by combining, 66W super-fast charging on the standard version and a whopping 100W turbocharging on the Pro, which allows users to charge this device full cell in under 20 minutes. Isn’t that fast enough but being fast is not enough, that’s why Huawei is using a new cell technology that keeps the device cool even while recharging at this speed.
Both Huawei Nova 10 and Nova 10 Pro are designed with different materials – the rear side of the Nova 10 Pro is made with matte finishing. On the hand, the rear side of the standard model has glass. Both of these phones have four beautiful colors – Silver, Black, Purple, and Green.
Huawei Nova series in China comes with a pre-installed HarmonyOS 2 operating system that offers different smart features. However, if this series goes global, then we’ll surely see the inclusion of EMUI 12 onboard.
Huawei Nova 10 and Nova 10 Pro will launch on July 4th. While the price of these two devices is yet to be known. We’ll keep you posted.
Huawei Mate 50 cover leak reveals new round camera design
Today, in a cover leak, we may have got our first look at the upcoming Huawei Mate 50 series camera design. According to the leak coming from a well-known Weibo tipster – DigitalChatStation, Huawei has designed the upcoming Mate 50 lineup’s rear design consisting large circular camera.
Let’s explore the latest Huawei Mate 50 leak.
Huawei Mate 50 cover leak shows that this phone will come with a rear camera design featuring a quad lens inside a large circle. These lenses could be – Main camera, ultra-wide-angle, and a depth-sensing camera. There is a support of LED flash to shine up your pictures.
The company has arranged all three-camera systems along with an LED flash in a square form, similar to the Huawei Mate 20 series. However, the size of the camera outsole is bigger as compared to the last generation of Huawei Mate series devices including the Mate 40 series.
The cover also has volume adjustment keys along with a power button. On the bottom side, it has cutouts for the speaker grille and a charging input. Looking at the design, we can also see that the rear side also has curved edges on the left and right sides.
Moving on the top side, you can also see two openings, which could relate to the secondary microphone and an IR blaster. Aside from this information, the render of the rear design is just a CAD model.
By looking at the design of the cover, we can see that the phone carries the same circular camera design that is identical to the Huawei Mate 30 and the Mate 40 series.
Huawei Mate 50:
The previous report shows that the Huawei Mate 50 series may cancel the Pro+ model and the company might go for the Mate 50, Mate 50 Pro, and Mate 50 RS Porsche Design but an official confirmation is still awaited on this matter.
There’s a lot more to know about the Huawei Mate 50 series and we’ll keep you posted.
(source – Weibo)