Huawei announced the Mate X2, which is the first brand new foldable device since the Mate X in 2019. Compared with the original device, the new mobile phone has been completely redesigned, and its large screen is expanded from the inside of the device instead of outside. For using the phone while folding, the Huawei Mate X2 has a second screen on the outside, similar to what Samsung did in the Galaxy Fold series. The image of the phone was leaked in the minutes before Evan Blass made the official announcement. Voice.
As a Huawei device, Mate X2 will start without supporting Google applications or services, which may severely limit its appeal outside China. According to Huawei̵
The Mate X2’s internal screen size is 8 inches with a resolution of 2480 x 2200, while the external screen size is 6.45 inches with a size of 2700 x 1160. Both are OLEDs, with a refresh rate of up to 90Hz. They are also slightly larger than the 7.6-inch internal display and 6.2-inch external display on Samsung’s Galaxy Z Fold 2. Internally, the phone is powered by the company’s flagship Kirin 9000 chip, which debuted in its Mate. There were 40 Pro last year. With 8GB RAM and a battery with a rated capacity of 4,400mAh, it can be quickly charged up to 55W.
There are four cameras on the back of the phone. A 50-megapixel wide-angle lens, a 16-pixel ultra-wide-angle lens, a 12-pixel telephoto lens (3x optical zoom) and an 8-pixel “SuperZoom” camera (10x optical zoom). The selfie camera on the outside of the phone has a resolution of 16 megapixels, and there does not appear to be a selfie camera in or around the foldable inner screen.
Technically speaking, Mate X2 is the third mobile phone in Huawei’s foldable product line. Last year, it released the Mate XS, which is an updated version of the original Mate X, with a more durable display and a faster Kirin 990 processor.
Huawei said that Mate X2 will be available in China at the price of 256GB of internal storage, priced at 17,999 yen (approximately US$2,785), or 18,999 yen (approximately US$2,940) and 512GB of storage space. Available colors include blue, pink, black and white. It will be available in China on February 25, but it is not clear when the phone can be released abroad.