The just announced Huawei Mate X is a foldable smartphone from the stable of Huawei. This phone was announced last month, with the specifications to help us comprehend the value that the phone offers to users. The Huawei Mate X is not a waterproof device. It does not have wireless charging technology and it is going to sell for over two thousand US dollars.
The Huawei foldable device is not yet available for purchase but it is expected to land by the end of quarter 2, 2019. In this review, we will take you through the good aspect and the bad aspect of the phone.
Design and Display
It has not been made known if the phone will arrive in metal frame and glass or in plastic. The dimensions when it is folded will be different to when it is unfolded and the device weight specification is 295 grams. It comes in only blue color. Additionally, the phone has no waterproof protection, but it has fingerprint sensor and face recognition technology.
Also, it sports 8 inches screen of AMOLED capacitive multi-touch screen, without a secondary display but comes with display protection. Further, it has 2480 x 2200 pixels of screen resolution. Also, there are 16 million colors, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, and pixel density is 414 PPI. There are other good features such as Corning Gorilla Glass, folded cover display, 86.9 percent screen to body ratio in the device.
The device have triple primary rear camera setup of 40 MP, 16 MP, and 8 MP that comes with LED flash. Additionally, we don’t have any information on the selfie camera Megapixel yet. The video performance for the cameras also varies.
Other camera features in the phone are: Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, auto focus, manual mode, EIS, smart TOF camera, HDR, and others.
Hardware And Software
Further, Huawei Mate X will run on Android OS v9.0 Pie as the operating system. It will works on EMUI 0.1 user interface. It also come with Hisilicon Kirin 980 chipset. Furthermore, the CPU is Octa-core 2 x 2.6 GHz Cortex A76 (2ce), and the GPU is Mali G76 MP10.
Storage Capacity and Sensors
Furthermore, Huawei Mate X is going to arrive with three variants 8GB of RAM that cannot be expanded. The internal memory can enable increase up to 256GB with a microSD card and the internal storage capacity is 512GB.
The phone have nine distinct sensors and they are accelerometer, proximity, compass, barometer, light, fingerprint, face recognition, infrared, and hall effect.
Network and Connectivity
The Huawei Mate X gives support for GSM, HSPA and LTE, (it has an optional single SIM) which makes it 2G, 3G, 4G eligible for internet connectivity and other uses. The device is obviously a 4G compliant mobile device with dual hybrid and nano SIM card slot.
As expected, the network supports of the device are Bluetooth v5.0, infrared, Wi-Fi, mobile hotspot, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, NFC, headphone jack and USB v3.1 Type C 1.0 reversible connector. There is no HDMI in the device.
Battery Life of Huawei Mate X
The battery of the device is a strong one at a Li-Po 4500 mAh non-removable with no wireless charging but there is fast charging technology. The talk time and standby time are not specified yet.
Price and Availability
Lastly, Huawei Mate X price is officially set at $2,614 USD. The device will be available in all phone market when it is released by the company. You can get the best price in your country or buy on international market online.