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Huawei Mate 20 With 6.53-inch Display, Triple Rear Cameras, 128GB ROM Officially Launched

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Huawei announced Huawei Mate 20, alongside Huawei Mate 20 Pro, Huawei Mate 20 X and Porsche Design Huawei Mate 20 RS from company’s portfolio of Huawei Mate 20 Series, the most highly anticipated smartphones of 2018 at a launch event held in London, United Kingdom on October 16, 2018.



The Huawei Mate 20 Series is powered by Huawei’s densest and highest performing system on chip (SoC) to date—the Kirin 980. Manufactured with the advanced 7nm process incorporating the powerful Cortex-A76-based CPU and Mali-G76 GPU, the SoC offers improved performance and an unprecedented smooth user experience. The new 40W HUAWEI SuperCharge, 15W Huawei Wireless Quick Charge and large batteries work in tandem to provide users with the best battery life.


The Matrix Camera System includes Leica Ultra Wide Angle Lens that lets users not only see wider, but also closer with its new macro distance capability. The Hyper Optical Pattern on the glass back plays with light and shadows, producing an iridescent optical effect that is immediately captivating. The Matrix Camera System adopts the iconic Four-Point Design that exudes personality, giving the device a unique visual identity that is recognizable even at a distance.



The Huawei Mate 20 Series is shipped with the highly customized Android P-based EMUI 9 operating system, on which consumers can enjoy all productivity and entertainment features easily and conveniently with a few simple taps and swipes.

Announcing the launch, Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei Consumer BG, Said: “Smartphones are an important entrance to the digital world. The Huawei Mate 20 Series is designed to be the best ‘mate’ of consumers, accompanying and empowering them to enjoy a richer, more fulfilled life with their higher intelligence, unparalleled battery lives and powerful camera performance,”



The Huawei Mate 20 is built with a full vibrant display to accentuate its pure beauty. The immensely powerful engine inside unlocks future possibilities and creates a new path for intelligence.


Unlike, its elder sibling Huawei Mate 20 Pro the smartphone is packed with a smaller 4000 mAh battery in comparison with Mate 20 Pro’s 4200  mAh battery and it also doesn’t supports Wireless charging. The top end variant comes with 6GB RAM + 128GB storage, while MAte 20 Pro’s premium variant comes with 8GB RAM + 256 ROM.

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HUAWEI Mate 20 Key Features, Highlights


  • An iconic square combining Leica Triple Camera and one flash inherits the Mate series’ central and simple camera design concept to create an aesthetic signature.
  • A Dewdrop display with remarkable screen-to-body ratio, supporting a full screen of distinct clarity and striking colour. The seamless design provides a wide space to explore the world.
  • Huawei Mate 20 is available in four vibrant colours. Light reflects beautifully off the back of midnight blue and emerald green making the unique Hyper Optical Patterns glitter. A special glass texture which is non-slip and anti-fingerprint.
  • World’s 1st 7nm Mobile AI Chipset — The industry-leading 7nm process technology of Kirin 980 generates direct performance upgrade of speed improvement and power efficiency.
  • The advanced and flexible CPU and GPU multi-core architecture, task and operation speed of the device have been greatly increased. One of the DUAL-NPU offers vast AI computing and the other focuses on specific tasks to create massive efficiencies and a drastically improved user experience.
  • The new Leica Triple Camera powered by AI reveals life’s drama, texture, colour and beauty in every photograph that will take your breath away. Designed for different scenarios, the 12 MP main RGB lens captures great details in everyday photos, while the 8 MP telephoto lens will focus on your distant shots and the new 16 MP Leica Ultra Wide Angle Lens is perfect for the landscape photos and macro shots. With the Leica Ultra Wide Angle Lens, capture an imposingly wide perspective even from the confines of tight spaces. The Leica Ultra Wide Angle Lens takes extreme close-up shots from 2.5 cm. Discover the world from a new perspective.
  • Powered by advanced AI Image Stabilization, the Night Mode will shoot blur-free and focused handheld photos in low-light. It also balances high-contrast scenes to present incredible images in every setting.
  • Huawei Mate 20 allows you to project presentations, gaming or video immediately to a larger screen, maximizing the fun of sharing. In this PC mode, you are still able to send messages or make phone calls independently with privacy well-protected.
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HUAWEI Mate 20 specifications

The Huawei Mate 20 sports a 6.53 inches TFT LCD (IPS) FHD+ ( 2244 x 1080 pixels) DCI-P3 HDR Display with 18:7:9 aspect ratio, 820 nits brightness, 381 PPI pixel density. it is powered by an 2.6 GHz octa-core Huawei Kirin 980 processor paired with with Dual NPU, and 720 MHz ARM Mali-G76MP10 GPU.


The smartphone comes in 4GB RAM + 128GB ROM storage model, and 6GB RAM + 128GB ROM storage model with and supports storage expansion upto 256GB via Huawei’s proprietary memory card standard, Nano memory card which is smaller than microSD and feature transfer speeds of up to 90MB/s and comes with 128GB and 256GB storage capabilities, do take note, it will be sold separately.


The HUAWEI Mate 20 runs on Emotion UI 9.0 based on Android 9.0 Pie update and is backed by an impressive 4000 mAh battery with smarter AI power management which fuels your daily work and entertainment needs. notably, The HUAWEI SuperCharge with TÜV Safety certification supports a rapid charge of just 30 minutes to provide a 58% battery. Quick, safe and worry free.


In terms of optics, as mentioned earlier in reports, the smartphone sports a Leica Triple camera setup on the rear comprising a 12-megapixel Wide Angle Lens RGB sensor with f/1.8 aperture, a 16-megapixel Ultra Wide Angle Leica Lens with f/2.2 aperture, and a 8-megapixel Telephoto lens with f/2.4 aperture with support for autofocus (laser focus, phase focus, contrast focus), support for AIS (Huawei AI Image Stabilization). it  recognizes more than 1500 scenarios and 25 categories, and with the new upgraded AI-powered photography it now differentiates objects and scenes in one photo. also, Colours, brightness and contrast are adjusted automatically and precisely, just like fine-painting a photo, with perfect balance.


On the front, there’s an 24-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture for video calling and selfies.


Connectivity options includes Hybrid Dual SIM, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (wave2), 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz, Bluetooth 5.0 LE, GPS (L1 + L5 dual band), NFC, USB Type-C (USB 3.1 GEN1), 3.5 mm audio jack, USB Type-C audio jack, and PC Data Synchronisation. onboard sensor includes Gravity Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Gyroscope, Compass, Fingerprint Sensor (rear-facing), Hall sensor, laser sensor, Barometer, Infrared sensor, and colour temperature sensor. The smartphone is available only in Midnight Blue,Black, and Twilight color options. it measures at 158.2 x 77.2 x 8.3 mm, and weighs at 188 grams.

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HUAWEI Mate 20 price, release date, availability

The Huawei Mate 20 price in Europe is set at EUR 799 (Approx.  Rs.67,600 / USD $ 920) for 4GB + 128GB storage model, and at EUR 849 (Approx. Rs.71,800 / USD $ 980) for 6GB + 128GB storage model. the smartphone will go on sale in key european market starting from October 16, 2018 and it is expected to go on sale in other countries including the U.K., France, Italy and United Arab Emirates soon.

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