Huawei Mate X - Huawei Foldable phone

Check out Huawei Mate X specifications, features, price, pros and cons.

Huawei Technologies, a leading Chinese smartphone manufacturer has finally unveiled all the new Huawei Mate X smartphone. It’s their first foldable phone and comes along with the launch of Samsung Galaxy Fold at Mobile World Congress (MWC 2019) event in Barcelona, Spain.

Along with Huawei Mate X, there is also Mate X Pro smartphone which is not foldable phone.

Huawei Foldable smartphone
Image source: GIF by Becca Farsace / The Verge

Going through the Huawei Foldable phone Specifications, it has a display which can be converted in to dual display with –

  • 6.6-inch (19.5:9 aspect ratio, 2480 x 1148 resolution) main display, when folded
  • 6.4-inch (25:9, 2480 x 892) rear display, when folded
  • 8-inch (8:7.1, 2480 x 2200) main display, when unfolded
Huawei two screen phone
Image Source: RogerCheng | CNET News

Under the hood, it has got home-grown Kirin 980 chipset coupled with 8 GB of RAM and 512 GB inbuilt storage.

Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei says that the device is tested for 100,000 folds.

In official words:

This phone is not only for today for 5G but also for future 5G. On all the benchmarks you can see the performance, the speed is the fastest for 5G in the world,” says Roger Cheng, the head of Huawei’s consumer business group.

According to TheVerge –

Huawei’s Mate X foldable phone is a thinner 5G rival to the Galaxy Fold. Read More

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We have put forward the complete specification of Huawei Mate X here –

Huawei Mate X Specifications

Display: 6.6 inch 1920 x 1080 pixels AMOLED display, convertible to 8 inch + 6.38 inch display at back
Pixel Density, Protection: 2480 x 2200 pixels
SoC: Huawei Kirin 980 Octa Core processor
GPU:
RAM: 8 GB of RAM
Storage: 512 GB internal storage, Expandable up to 64 GB, Micro SD card slot
Dual SIM: Yes, with Dual Standby
Main Camera: Quad Cameras with – 40 MP, f/1.8, 27mm (wide), 1/1.7″, PDAF 16 MP, f/2.2, 17mm (ultrawide) 8 MP, f/2.4, 52mm (telephoto) TOF camera
Camera Features: PDAF, geo-tagging, Touch focus, Face detection, HDR, panorama
Software: Android 9.0 Pie OS
Battery: 4500 mAh Li-Polymer battery
Quick Charging: Yes
Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, 3G HSPA+, Bluetooth v5.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi tether
Dimensions, Weight:
Features: aGPS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack, USB v2.0
Sensors: Accelerometer, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor
Security Features: Fingerprint

Note: Refer to official website for accurate information.

Pros

Here is why this smartphone is great:

  • Quad cameras
  • Triple Display

Cons

Price is a lot high

Alternate Phones in Same Price

Samsung Galaxy Fold

Huawei Mate X Price

Huawei Mate X Price is said to be $2600 or 2299 Euros. Availability dates will be soon revealed.