We wait for the Huawei Mate 40 series flagship smartphones to hit the market in October. Today, a well-known Weibo blogger disclosed some detailed information about the rear camera module of the device. It turns out the upcoming series handsets will continue to use the rear quad-camera solution.
As the photos show, the opening positions of the rear camera module of the Huawei Mate 40 are not consistent. So we guess they belong to three models of the Mate 40, Mate 40 Pro, and Mate 40 Pro+, respectively.
It was revealed that the standard version of the Huawei Mate 40 will come with a curved screen + rear triple-camera solution. The highest version will use a combination of waterfall screen + rear quad-camera module. And the another model has five openings. Compared to the first two, there is a large rectangular opening in the middle. So we think it may belong to the rear camera module of Mate 40 Pro.
The blogger also hinted that the standard version will sport a front single camera, and the highest model of the Huawei Mate 40 will use the so-called ‘pill hole’ (may allude to the dual camera). He also said: ‘IMX700 sensor + periscope lens, and adding some new technologies should make the phone lead the DXOMARK list again.’
Apart from this, today, the alleged Huawei Mate 40 Pro spotted on the subway. The machine uses a double-hole-punch curved screen. There is also a red power button.
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 4300mAh, 4600mAh, and 5000mAh. They are applicable to Mate 40, Mate 40 Pro, and Mate 40 Pro+ respectively.