We already know that the Huawei Mate 40 series will not be alone at the press conference. The HiSilicon Kirin 9000 5G chip, Huawei Mate 40 series, Huawei Sound X smart speaker, Huawei Watch GT2 Pro series, Huawei FreeBuds Studio headset, and other Huawei full-scene smart life products are expected to launch. However, there are now reports that a smartphone not in the Mate 40 series will also debut. According to popular Weibo leakster, @看山的叔叔, in addition to these products, Huawei will have a new smartphone. The leak claims that this smartphone will come with the name Huawei Mate 30 Pro E.
Looking at the images on the Weibo post, the Mate 30 Pro E may actually be the Mate 30 Pro Youth Edition. This smartphone has previously found its way into TENAA’s database.
As the name suggests, this smartphone is obviously in the Mate 30 series. The appearance of the Huawei Mate 30 derivative version continues the design of the old version. In addition, the SoC remains the HiSilicon Kirin 990 5G chip. However, there will be some upgrades to this smartphone. Specifically, it will replace most of the American / foreign parts in this smartphone. This device will come with more Chinese components than its counterparts. The report also claims that there will be a higher degree of beautification.
Huawei knows that the time has come for the company to rely basically on Chinese suppliers. It appears that this company is trying to do this with the Huawei Mate 30 Pro E. Unfortunately, this is about all the information that we know regarding this phone for now.
Huawei Mate 40 series 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, the company may not launch a P50 series.
In terms of software, the Mate 40 Pro will be pre-installed with EMUI 11 based on Android 11 and 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. The battery will support 66W fast charging in one of the phones at least.