News & Reviews: Huawei Mate 20
Huawei Kirin 980 officially launched with Dual NPU + 5G modem and more, coming in Mate 20 on 16 October 2018Last Updated: Aug 31, 2018
Huawei officially launched their latest Kirin 980 chipset today at IFA 2018 as the world’s first 7nm chipset. Other world’s firsts include the first to feature a MALI-G76 graphics processing unit, CAT 21 5G Modem for up to 1.4Gbps downloads, a dual NPU (neural network processing unit), Cortex-A76 processors and more. The Huawei Mate 20 is set to be the first device to feature it due on 16 October 2018 in London.
Last Updated: Aug 21, 2018
Just a few hours ago, XDA-Developers managed to get some Huawei Mate 20 firmware files and dug up some tech-specs. Under the code name "Hima", most of the tech-specs matches the rumours but they also got to render the Mate 20 based on real photos that were shared from a reputable Chinese source. Let's check them out below!
Last Updated: Aug 17, 2018
As an annual event for Huawei, there is bound to be a new Mate series every October and while we aren't surprised of this, Huawei's CEO, Richard Yu has confirmed with everyone that the Mate 20 series featuring the latest Kirin 980 is a-go in the upcoming October 2018.
Last Updated: Aug 16, 2018
Notorious leakster @OnLeaks posted on his Twitter account that the Huawei Mate 20 might have a small notch at the top as well as a smaller chin at the bottom measuring at 6.8mm and 3.8mm respectivey. However, @OnLeaks has stated that he may not be sure whether these numbers will be the same on both the Huawei Mate 20 as well as the Mate 20 Pro so take these detail and every bit of info mentioned with a grain of salt until the official announcement of the device coming soon.
Front panel of the Huawei Mate 20 leaked indicates in-display fingerprint sensor and 3D facial recognitionLast Updated: Aug 14, 2018
Based on a leak courtesy of digi.tech.qq.com, the front panel of the Huawei Mate 20 seems to exhibit both in-display fingerprint sensor as well as 3D facial recognition technology. If the information is correct, it may seem that the Huawei Mate 20 could be coming with a 6.3-inch display, the HiSilicone Kirin 980 chipset which was reported to be more powerful and power efficient due to the 7nm manufacturing process as well as our previously reported higher than 4000mAh non-removable battery.
New leaks claiming the Huawei Mate 20 & Mate 20 Pro will have a triple camera setup and in-display fingerprint scannerLast Updated: Aug 03, 2018
So here we are again, another round of Huawei Mate 20 rumours and for this round, we are learning more tech-specs especially the camera setup. Will it have a triple camera just like the P20 Pro? Rumours say yes, but since it's just speculations, do take it with a grain of salt and let us see what else the source say.
Huawei might be releasing three Mate 20 variants featuring a Kirin 980 chipset, 4200mAh, 6.9-inch display and more this yearLast Updated: Aug 01, 2018
So what comes after Huawei P20? Why that'd be the Mate 20 of course. We are not expecting it to jump out of the blue anytime but most probably, it will appear in November as per tradition. In fact, Huawei might be releasing three Mate 20 models which are the Mate 20, Mate 20 Pro and a Mate 20 Lite.
Last Updated: Jul 24, 2018
Huawei's next Mate series is most probably going to be called Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro, to add on to that the company is also probably going to introduce a new HiSilicon Kirin 980 chipset and speculations are point that it could show up at the IFA 2018 event in Germany. So what can we expect about the upcoming processor? Let's check it out below.
Last Updated: Apr 10, 2018
Well, since we already have the Huawei P20 and P20 Pro. We won't be surprised that the next Mate series will be called Mate 20 (lol) and according to sources, it's said the Huawei flagship will come this Fall. While we got nothing on any leaked pre-rendered model images, we do have an AnTuTu score and it's packing some serious power.
More Honor smartphones coming on top of next expected Huawei P and Mate series thanks to leaked product roadmapLast Updated: Dec 28, 2017
A leaked 2018 Huawei product roadmap has revealed that there will be series of Honor phones coming each quarter of 2018 starting with the Honor 1 up until the Honor 4 along with codenamed devices (Maya, Salina ~ could these be Nova phones?) on top of the next Huawei P Plus, P and P Lite expected in Q2 2018. The next Huawei Mate series will have a Mate Pro and Mate Lite in Q4 2018 while a Huawei A2 Band wearable will be coming in Q1 2018.