After announcing the Mate 20 Pro telephone at a release event in London in October, the manufacturer started selling the cameraphone in its home market. Last week, the manufacturer revealed that its telephone shipments for the year 2018 exceeded 200 million units, which has 5 million units of Mate 20 series which was unveiled a couple of months ago.
Currently, the cameraphone is available for buy in China but all the color features and variants are listed as ‘Sold Out.’ It is currently in the world in Bright Black, Sapphire Blue, Cherry Pink, Emerald Green, and Auror colours.
As per the reports, the smartphone will also be priced in Fragrant Red and Comet Blue colour versions. However, the manufacturer has not formally unveiled the release date yet.
As for the specs, the Mate 20 Pro options a notched 6.39-inch QHD+ AMOLED screen with 3120 x 1440 pixels panel resolution. Under the hood, the smartphone is powered by the company’s own Kirin 980 chipset, which is manufactured using the 7nm FinFET tech. It arrives with 8GB RAM and 128GB internal memory with support for expandable storage up to 256GB.
For photography, it comes with Leica co-engineered triple digital camera resides on the bottom of the smartphone. It marks a f/1.8 aperture 40-megapixel angles, a f/2.2 aperture 20-megapixel ultra wide-angle lens and a f/2.4 aperture and OIS enabled 8-megapixel telephoto lens with 3x optical zoom.
On the front side, the smartphone features a 24-megapixel RGB selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture. Housed inside the bigger notch on top of the display, the camera sensors are paired with other sensors that are responsible for 3D face unlock feature.
The manufacturer says that the phone’s back is made using a Hyper Optical Pattern what prevents fingerprints. Further, the phone ships with an IP68 rating, making it water and dust resistant. As for the fingerprint camera sensor, Huawei has adopted the latest technology and is offering in-screen fingerprint camera.
Connectivity options include Lte 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, dual-band Bluetooth v5.0, Bluetooth v5.0 LE with aptX, GPS/ A-GPS, GLONASS, and a USB Type-C port. It Furthermore comes with a dual speaker configuration, advertising an immersive sound performance. It runs Android 9 Pie-based EMUI 9.0 and is powered by a 4,200mAh battery with 40W SuperCharge quick charging technology.
Recently, Huawei unveiled the Commemorative Editions of Huawei Mate 20 Pro and Huawei Nova 4 in order to celebrate the achievement of its fresh milestone of shipping higher than 200 million phones in the year 2018.