Huawei Mate Xs It's official, the new folding phone The Chinese brand refines the experience with a renewed hardware in processor, battery and cameras, but also with a new physical design that promises more resistance.
And it is that this second generation of folding phones must demonstrate that their screens are capable of withstanding the day, so the Huawei Mate Xs has reinforced hinge that allows you to bend your panel, which extended reaches 8 inches, a size of a tablet.
The Huawei Mate Xs is still betting on the vertical fold format, like previous generations, with the screen placed on the outer face. That is, a mobile that is very spacious when it opens, perfect for working, in contrast to vertical design of the Motorola Razr style.
At the specification level, we have the Kirin 990 processor with 5G connectivity extended to more bands 8 GB of RAM and 512 GB of storage. The battery is reinforced, now the Huawei Mate Xs reaches the 4,500 mAh and its load is 55 W, a very remarkable figure.
Regarding the camera, we have 4 sensors with different objectives: 40 MP as main, 8 MP for zoom, 16 MP at wide angle mode and a ToF depth sensor. Because of the design of the Huawei Mate Xs, they serve both as a rear and front camera, you just have to turn the phone.
Huawei Mate Xs, specifications
The Huawei Mate Xs technical sheet It aims at the most premium range, with advanced components in almost every aspect. Let's see all its details:
- Screen: 8 inches deployed with 2,480 x 2,200 pixels (6.6 "front and 6.38" front).
- Processor: Kirin 990 5G of 8 cores.
- RAM: 8 GB
- Internal storage: 512 GB with SD NM slot.
- Camera: 40 MP + 8 MP zoom + 16 MP wide angle + ToF.
- Connectivity: 5G, WiFi ac, Bluetooth 5.0 and NFC.
- Ports and sensors: USB C (without audio jack) and side fingerprint reader.
- Battery: 4,500 mAh with 55 W load.
- OS: Android 10 with EMUI 10.
Huawei Mate Xs, availability and price
Huawei has confirmed that the new Mate Xs will be released worldwide, unlike the previous version, which remained in China. Specific, arrive in Spain in the third week of March, good news for users.
Will have a price of 2,499 euros, with a unique configuration of 8 GB of RAM and 521 GB of storage, in dark blue.
With rivals of the size of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip, which has changed to a vertical format, the Huawei Mate Xs faces a more mature folding mobile market, but is still a minority.
We will have to wait for the Huawei Mate Xs I arrived in Spain to see how its reinforced hinge works, but it seems clear that its large 8-inch screen attracts the most demanding users, who want more space for work or consume multimedia.
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What do you think of the Huawei Mate Xs? Do you think to help popularize folding phones?