A couple of says, at its pre-MWC 2019 event in Barcelona, Huawei took the wraps off its flagship smartphone — Huawei Mate X. The phone is In addition the initial from the China-based company to have a flexible panel and 5G connectivity.
Apart from the foldable screen and the 5G connectivity, another primary function that the phone comes with is support for Huawei’s next-generation of SuperCharge tech that offers 55W fast charging.
Now, Huawei’s President of Customer Business and Mobile Products has unveiled that the 55W SuperCharge tech will be special for the Mate X cameraphone for some time and the company has no targets to extend it to other products.
He further more added that offering 55W SuperCharge in Huawei Mate X is possible due to the fact the phone ships with two batteries so it’s possible to charge them faster at once. In comparison to Mate X, other cameraphones come with just a single cell unit.
Huawei‘s Mate-series smartphones, what has been the company’s flagship lineup because the past couple of years, now offers 40W quick charging. The clarification from the Huawei’s executive makes it crystal clear that we should not expect the 55W quick charging in other smartphones anytime soon.
To remind you, the Huawei Mate X has a large 8” screen with a 2480 x 2200 resolution and an 8:7.1 aspect ratio when unfolded with a fairly thin bezel. When folded, It becomes a dual display smartphone – one side is a 6.6-inch (2480 x 1148) 19.5:9 screen whereas the other is a 6.38-inch (2480 x 892) 25:9 display.
It is powered by the Kirin 980 paired with 8GB of RAM and 512GB of memory. It has dual SIM support but only SIM 1 supports 5G. The 7nm Balong 5000 modem brings 5G support to the smartphone. There are three digital cameras on the back of the Mate X which moreover double as the selfie cameras. The digital cameras were co-developed with Leica and are made up of a 40MP wide-angle lens, a 16MP ultra-wide angle lens, and an 8MP telephoto lens.
The Huawei Mate X runs EMUI 9.1.1 based on Android 9 Pie and arrives with NFC, dual-frequency GPS, Bluetooth 5.0 for connectivity. As said, the company has split its battery into 2 for a total capacity of 4,500mAh. Huawei has In addition debuted its new 55W SupercCharge fast charging technology what is claimed to charge the product from empty to 85 percent in just 30 minutes.