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Huawei Mate Xs It's official, the new foldable phonefrom the Chinese brand refines the experience with renewed hardware in the processor, battery and cameras, but also with a new physical design that promises more resistance.
And it is that this second generation of folding mobile phones must demonstrate that their screens are capable of resisting day to day, so the Huawei Mate Xs has reinforced the hinge that allows its panel to be folded, which when extended reaches 8 inches, the size of a tablet.
The Huawei Mate Xs continues to bet on the vertical fold format, like previous generations, with the screen placed on the face Exterior. In other words, a mobile that is very spacious when opened, perfect for working, in contrast to the vertical design of the Motorola Razr.
At the specification level, we have the Kirin 990 processor with extended 5G connectivity to more bands, 8 GB of RAM and512 GB of storage. The battery is reinforced, now the Huawei Mate Xs reaches 4,500 mAh and its charge is 55 W, a very remarkable figure.
Regarding the camera, we have 4 sensors with different lenses: 40 MP as main, 8 MP for zoom, 16 MP for wide-angle mode and a ToF depth sensor. Due to the design of the Huawei Mate Xs, they serve as a rear and front camera at the same time, you just have to turn the phone.
Huawei Mate Xs, specifications
The Data sheet of the Huawei Mate Xs points to the most premium range, with advanced components in almost all aspects. Let's see all its details:
- Display: 8 inches displayed with 2,480 x 2,200 pixels (6.6" front and 6.38" front).
- Processor: 8-core Kirin 990 5G.
- RAM memory: 8 GB.
- Internal storage: 512 GB with slot for SD NM.
- 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 charge.
- Operating system: Android 10 with EMUI 10.
Huawei Mate Xs, availability and price
Huawei has confirmed that the new Mate Xs will be launched globally, unlike the previous version, which stayed in China. Specifically, will arrive in Spain in the third week of March, good news for users.
It will have a price of 2,499 euros, with a single configuration of 8 GB of RAM and 521 GB of storage, in dark blue.
With rivals such as the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip, which has switched to a vertical format, the Huawei Mate Xs faces a more mature, but still minority, folding phone market.
We will have to wait for the Huawei Mate Xs to arrive in Spain to check how its reinforced hinge works, but it seems clear that its wide 8-inch screen will appeal to the most demanding users, who want more space for work or to consume multimedia.
What do you think of the Huawei Mate Xs? Do you think it will help popularize foldable mobiles?