A few hours ago, Huawei launched a series of discounts for some of its flagship devices. In addition to the Huawei Mate 50 series, the company also cut the prices of the Huawei P50 series as well as the Huawei P50 Pocket. However, the new price drop will only be active for a limited time. Since the release of the Huawei P50 series in 2021, this is the largest-ever official price cut for these mobile phones. According to the information on Huawei Mall, the Huawei P50 gets a 730 yuan ($108) price cut.
The 8GB + 128GB version is now selling for 3758 yuan ($557) and the 8GB + 256GB version goes for 4258 yuan ($631). The +256G version sells for 4988 yuan ($739) but there is an official protective case worth 199 yuan ($30). In addition, the Huawei P50E will drop 500 yuan ($74) for a limited time to start at 3,588 yuan ($532). Also, the Huawei P50 Pocket will drop by 1,500 yuan ($222) for a limited time, starting at 7,488 yuan ($1,109).
The official price cut of the Huawei P50 Pro may indicate that the P60 series is coming soon. HoiINDI recently released some renders of the Huawei P60 Pro. The front of the new phone uses a centre punch-hole hyperbolic screen, and the rear triple cameras use a matrix camera design. The middle lens module is the largest. Wrapped in a golden ring, the recognition is very high. In addition, Huawei’s self-made XMAGE imaging system and periscope telephoto lens can also be seen.
According to popular Weibo leakster, @DCS, the Huawei P60 will come with a Sony IMX888 main camera. It will also use an IMX858 ultra-wide-angle lens and an OV64B telephoto lens that supports 3.5X optical zoom. News in the supply chain claims that Huawei will launch two flagships this year. One will be the P60 series, and the other is the Mate 60 series. The former is expected to be released around March this year, and the latter around September. The Huawei P60 series will come with Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chip.
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New Huawei P50 series mobile phones no longer have the Leica logo
On July 29 last year, Huawei released two mobile phones, the Huawei P50 and P50 Pro. On March 16 this year, Huawei released the Huawei P50E mobile phone at the 2022 Huawei Whole House Smart and All-Scenario New Product Spring Conference. The initial Huawei P50 series all come with the Leica brand.
However, the new Huawei P50/Pro/E series models are now on the official website and Huawei Mall. Compared with the previous models, the new Huawei P50 /Pro/E series does not have the Leica logo. Huawei and Leica’s cooperation has come to an end. Also, all the new models come with a charging kit. In terms of price, the price of the new Huawei P50 /Pro/E series models is the same as before, specifically:
- Huawei P50 mobile phone 8GB + 128GB sells for 4488 yuan ($665)
- Huawei P50 mobile phone 8GB + 256GB sells for 4988 yuan ($739)
- Huawei P50E mobile phone 8GB + 128GB sells for 4088 yuan ($606)
- Huawei P50E mobile phone 8GB + 256GB sells for 4488 yuan ($665)
- Huawei P50 Pro mobile phone 8GB + 128GB sells for 5488 yuan ($813)
- Huawei P50 Pro mobile phone 8GB + 256GB sells for 5988 yuan ($887)
On July 2 this year, Huawei’s brand new, XMAGE, was released. He Gang, Chief Operating Officer of Huawei Device BG, said, “Huawei XMAGE will be the exclusive logo of Huawei Mobile Phone, declaring our leadership and maturity in the imaging field, and will also represent our continuous breakthrough and commitment.”
Huawei and Leica first cooperated in the development of the P9 series in 2016, and then the Mate 9 series, dedicated to image adjustment, color mode, portrait photography, etc. adjusted by the Leica algorithm. The cooperation between the two is also well-known by the majority of mobile phone users.