Huawei Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro are here and are every bit of what we expected. The phones were launched in an extravagant event in London today along with the star of the event, Mate 20X, an ultimate gaming device powerful enough to run even the heaviest of games with ease.
Both the phones come as successors to last year’s Mate 10 and Mate 10 pro and are arguably the most anticipated phones of this year. The hype kept building with increasing leaks of phones design and internals.
Here are the live updates of the Launch event from London
The event concludes and the attendees head towards the Experience zone to check out the phones in the flesh.
Huawei announces the prices of their products.
- Mate 20 4GB/128GB is priced at 799 Euros while the 6GB/128GB is priced at 849 Euros
- Mate 20 pro 6GB/128GB version will come in 1049 Euros
- Mate 20X 6GB/128Gb will be available for 899 Euros
- Mate 20 RS Porsche Design is the most expensive whose 8GB/256GB comes at 1695 Euros while the 8Gb/512GB is priced at 2095 Euros
Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro will be available instantly i.e. from 16th October, today, while Mate 20X can be bought, starting from 26 October 2018. Mate 20 RS Porsche Design will be the last to join the market and will be available on 16 November 2018.
Huawei has also launched the Huawei band 3 pro
It comes with real-time heart-rate monitoring
With a 94% accuracy in its readings, the watch is water resistant to 50m
Richard Yu compares the Huawei Watch GT with Apple Series 4 watch and deems the Huawei watch as the better one
The company also launches the Huawei Watch GT with two weeks of battery life on normal usage
Huawei has also introduced an array of cases for the Mate 20 Series
The Mate 20X also comes with a stylus named the M-pen
Richard Yu compares the Mate20X with Nintendo Switch in terms of gaming
The Mate 20X comes with world’s first Vapor Chamber and a Graphene film to provide the best cooling
Richard Yu is showing off gaming capabilities of Mate 20X
Huawei announces the Mate 20X with a huge 7.2-inch display having a waterdrop notch instead of the traditional one
Mate 20 RS Porsche Design comes with 8GB RAM and two internal storage variants of 256GB and 512GB
Mate 20 RS Porsche Design comes with a leather and glass black
CEO Porsche design Jan Becker has taken the stage to introduce Huawei Mate 20 RS Porsche Design
Bob is sharing details of the partnership of both the companies.
Bob tells about the Mate 20 series being a YouTube Signature device which gives it an edge over its rivals
Bob Borchers Google Vice President of marketing takes the stage to tell about the Google’s partnership with Huawei to ensure security and safety in the Mate 20 Series
Huawei share 3.0 shares your content instantly with printers, other phones, and PCs
The phones also come with wireless projection if you want to watch your content on a bigger screen
The Mate 20 series come with updated security and is equipped with features like app lock, app twin, and private space, all for security purpose
The company has also included gesture navigation in the Mate 20 and Mate 20 pro that comes with latest version of EMUI
Huawei Mate 20 Series will come with EMUI 9 on top of the latest Android Pie
Mate 20 Pro comes with 6 sensors on its front including the 3D face unlock sensor with the help of a 24-megapixel camera, dot projector, and a flood illuminator
Now you can place your subjects 2.5 cm closer to the camera lens for better micro shots
Mate 20 Pro sports a 3x optical zoom while a 5x hybrid zoom
The company has also revealed an underwater case for its Mate 20 series so that users can capture images underwater below the 1-meter mark (up to 5 meters).
Richard Yu is showing off the camera might of Mate 20 Pro
Mate 20 Pro supports up to ISO 1,02,400 with the help of its large sensor
Huawei has just launched “Revolutionary Matrix technology” for its triple camera setup on the back of the device for the Mate 20 and the Mate 20 Pro
Huawei Mate 20 comes with triple rear camera setup with 16MP +12 + 8MP camera while Mate 20 pro comes with 40MP + 20MP + 8MP rear camera setup
Huawei Mate 20 Pro also supports Wireless Reverse charging
Mate 20 Pro will also come with a 15W fast wireless charging
The Mate 20 will come with 4,000mAh and Mate 20 Pro will come with 4,200 mAh battery
The company has just launched its 40W Huawei Super Charging with the Mate 20 series
The performance of the phones will improve dramatically by 58% with new CPU, GPU, and NPU
Both the phones will come in five colors to choose from
- Emerald green
- Midnight blue
- Pink gold
The Mate 20 and Mate 20 pro comprise of a hyper optical pattern so that the glass is not slippery while holding
The dust and waterproofing in the Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro has been upgraded to IP68
The Mate 20 series will be equipped with Kirin 980 which will make it 30% faster than the Mate 10 series
Richard Yu shows off the dual speaker capabilities of both the Mate 20 phones
Both the phones come with the much awaited in screen fingerprint scanner
Huawei Mate 20 gives you a massive 88.07% screen to body ration while the Mate 20 pro comes with 86.90% screen to body ratio
Huawei Mate 20 comes with an 18.7:9 aspect ratio while the Mate 20 Pro come with 19.5:9 aspect ratio
Richard Yu shows off the Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro
Richard Yu, CEO Huawei Consumer Business Group has taken the stage
The event has started off with a music performance.
A pair of wireless earphones and a stylus is also likely to be launched along with the three phones
Huawei is expected to Launch Mate 20, Mate 20 Pro and Mate 20X at the launch event