Huawei has officially announced a new 5G variant of the successful model Huawei Mate 20 X. Mate 20 X was launched in November 2018 and was termed their premium flagship model. This new 5G variant is expected to be launched soon. It will be launched in the UK and will be available for sale from June. Mate 20 X 5G can also be pre-booked this month, and the phones will be shipped by next month. It will be launched with an initial price of 999€. It can be bought at retailers like A1 and Sky.
The phone will rest in most of the specifications of the original Huawei Mate 20 X. Save for a few changes, the design and performance will be the same as the previous model. The 5G capability will be introduced by using a Balong 5000 7nm 5G multi-mode chipset. This is the major upgrade found in the model. To accommodate this chip, the battery size has been reduced from its original 5000mAh found in the previous model. This new model will have a 4,200mAh of battery capacity. This new capacity is still on the higher side as compared to a lot of models.
The Mate 20 X features a 7.2-inch screen with an HDR screen resolution. The phone has a triple camera arrangement on the rear, to help capture stunning images. The triple camera has a setup of 40 megapixels + 20-megapixel ultra wide angle lens + 8-megapixel telephoto lens. The front camera has a 24-megapixel lens. The phone is both water and dust resistant and has a standard rating of IP53. The model has a Dolby Atmos sound system and will be a treat for watching movies and audio clips.
The phone has a HiSilicon Kirin 980 octa-core processor and even has an excellent GPU as well. The model has a 720 MHz ARM Mali-G76MP10 GPU which is sure to excite gamers due to the performance it will provide. This model will have a RAM capacity of 6 GB and an internal storage capacity of 128 GB. Users can also use the M-pen stylus with this model. The phone will run on the Android 9.0 pie operating system. This new variant is expected to be launched officially by the second week of June and will be available for sale immediately after the launch.