The Huawei Mate X2 has been announced, we now know everything about the third generation of Huawei foldable phone , including its specifications and design. Successfully complete the Mate and his successor the Mate Xs , this foldable is a relatively important departure from the previous foldable versions.
While Huawei launched the foldable Mate X2 in China, at an event on February 22, there is reason to believe it could get a global version at some point as well. The launch live stream had English subtitles, which suggests that Huawei wants people all over the world to take notice.
So what is the special feature of this foldable phone- how is it different from its predecessors, and how is it? Before we get our hands on the thing, we've listed all of the confirmed specs for the phone below, along with plenty of pictures.
Get straight to the point
- Qu 'is it? Huawei's next foldable phone
- When was it released? February 25 in China
- How much will it cost? From 17,999 CNY (approx. $ 2,785, £ 1,985, AU $ 3,530)
Huawei Mate Release date and price X2
Huawei Mate Xs (Credit from image: Huawei)
The Huawei Mate X2 launch event took place on February 22, when we learned about pricing and availability from China there -bas, so we are still waiting for this information for a worldwide launch (although there is no confirmation it will be released elsewhere).
In China, people will be able to buy the phone from February 25, which is pretty quick.
The phone costs CNY 17,999 (around $ 2,785, £ 1,985, AU $ 3,530) for 256GB of storage and CNY 18,999 (around $ 2,940, £ 2,095, AU $ 3,730) for 512 Go - if these conversions are even accurate from a distance, it will be an expensive phone. For context, the last combine, the Mate Xs, costs Princely £ 2,299 (around $ 2,750 / AU $ 4,200).
Design and display
The Huawei Mate X2 is a “book” type foldable phone, which means it 's 'opens from a "standard" smartphone to transform into a tablet-style device. Previous Mate X foldables used a similar design, except they had their screens on the outside - the Mate X2 has it on the inside.
This main screen measures 8.01 inches diagonally, with a resolution of 2480 x 2200 and a refresh rate of 90 Hz. The other screen measures 6.45 inches, with a resolution of 2700 x 1160 and the same refresh rate.