This week, Huawei released two new systems such as Hongmeng OS and EMUI 11. At the Huawei Developer Conference (HDC), the company did not mention anything regarding the upcoming Mate 40 series. Nevertheless, new information regarding this series is now hitting the web. There is currently an EMUI 11 promotional poster trending for some hours now. According to the poster, the Huawei mate 40 series may arrive with up to 66W wired fast charging. As Huawei’s latest flagship model, the faster-charging speed of the Mate 40 is inevitable.
According to reports, the Huawei Mate 40 series will include Mate 40, Mate 40 Pro, and Mate 40 Pro+. All these smartphones will use a punch-hole display. On the rear, this series will the classic “Halo” ring design on the Huawei Mate 30 series. Furthermore, the Mate 40 series will debut with the EMUI 11 system. We already now much bout this system from the HDC2020 event.
The Huawei EMUI 11 will further improve the distribution capabilities, GPU Turbo, one-handed mode, gesture control, file sharing, security, flight mode, etc. It will also support more cross-device and full-scene interactive experiences based on distributed technology innovation.
More importantly, the Huawei Mate 40 series will arrive with Kirin 9000 flagship processor. This processor may be the last flagship chip from Huawei Kirin due to the U.S. ban. There are speculations that the Huawei Mate 40 series will arrive in October. However, there is no official confirmation or clue to suggest that this is true.
HUAWEI MATE 40 SERIES PREVIOUS SPECULATIONS
According to reports, the Huawei Mate 40 will come with a 6.67-inch curved LG screen. This display will have a 90Hz refresh rate. In terms of cameras, there is a 50-megapixel main sensor, a 20-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera, and an 8-megapixel telephoto camera. The phone also has a laser autofocus module.
There will also be a Mate 40 Pro/Mate 40 Pro+ which should use a waterfall screen from LG Display and BOE. Just like the standard version, it also supports a 90Hz refresh rate and uses a Kirin 9000 processor. In terms of cameras, It will arrive with a 50MP sensor using Huawei’s liquid camera technology. Earlier reports believed that this feature will not appear until the Huawei P50 arrives next year. However, there may not launch a P50 series.
In terms of software, Huawei Mate 40 Pro will be pre-installed with EMUI 11 based on Android 11 and Huawei Mobile Services (HMS). However, the Huawei Mate 40 will come with an EMUI 10.x system. The battery capacity of the Mate 40 series is 4300 mAh, 4600 mAh, and 5000 mAh. They are applicable to Mate 40, Mate 40 Pro, and Mate 40 Pro+ respectively.