Huawei will announce the Mate 40 series on October 22, 2020. Ahead of its presence, the leak of the specifications of the Mate 40 Pro variant was again circulating in the internet realm.
Reported by GSM Arena, Huawei Mate 40 Pro 5G has a curved screen design on its right and left sides. 6.76-inch display size with a resolution of 1,344 x 2,772 pixels.
For shooting, the smartphone features a 12MP telephoto camera with 5x optical zoom. There is an autofocus laser paired with an optical depth sensor. This is aimed at improving autofocus, although it is not yet clear how.
In addition, the depth sensor will also be on the front of the device, which will be in the same punch hole as the 13MP selfie camera. In addition to the bokeh effect, the sensor will be used to detect hand movements.
The main camera will feature a 50 MP sensor with an f/1.0 aperture and optical image stabilization. The camera will be able to record 8K video, and be equipped with a dual tone LED flash.
The third rear camera is 20MP for ultrawide shooting with an aperture of f/1.8.
Huawei Mate 40 Pro will reportedly come with Kirin 9000. This chipset is said to have better graphics performance than snapdragon 865+.
The GPU to be used is ARM’s Mali-G78.
Memory and Battery
Huawei plans to release an 8GB ram variant and 256GB of internal memory for the European market. As for the Chinese market with 12GB of RAM. Storage space will be expandable with nano memory cards.
The Mate 40 series is also said to support wired fast charging 65W. Wireless and reverse charging will also complement it. While the battery capacity is 4,400 mAh.
This smartphone will feature Android 10 OS with EMUI 11. The Mate 40 series will launch in China by the end of 2020, while in Europe it is likely next year.