Huawei’s first 5G offering is finally coming to China. The Huawei Mate 20 x 5G which is also launching in several countries this mo#nth will reach the company’s homeland on July 26th.
Huawei has confirmed the prevailing rumors, as it has now issued our media invite to the Mate 20 X 5G launch event on July 26 in the country. The invitation doesn’t reveal much, but confirms the Mate 20 X 5G name, with the launch date, and local timing. But we are confident the brand will reveal other details including pricing, and roll out details on the said date. The device had in the previous days cleared all pre-launch hurdles including TENAA and 3C.
The Huawei Mate 20 X 5G is more or less the same as the standard Mate 20 X, especially in design, but with slight modifications internally.
It flaunts a 7.2-inch screen all-screen display with a water-drop notch and trio of rear cameras. On the inside, the device retains the Kirin 980 SoC but drops the 4G modem for the Balong 5000 modem for the needed 5G connectivity with 8GB of RAM, and 256GB of storage. Other specs details include a drop in a 5000mAn cell on the 4G version to a 4,200mAh cell, and of course support for Pen stylus with its 4,096 levels of pressure.
Huawei Mate 20 X 5G Camera details
On the photographic unity, the Huawei Mate20 X 5G gets a trio of cameras on its rear panel: a 40 MP main f/1.8 shooter, 20 MP f/2.2 ultra-wide cam, and 8 MP f/2.4 5x optical zoom telephoto lens. while it retains same 34MP front camera on the 4G version.
Notably, Huawei says the device supports the earliest 5G non-standalone (NSA) standard and the newer 5G standalone (SA) standard, as well as prior 2G, 3G, and 4G standards. It also has dual-SIM support for 4G and 5G cards.