With the Huawei Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro officially launched, this flagship series will be reaching to various markets, with one of them being India. The arrival of these handsets in the region will increase the competition in the premium smartphone space. As of right now, the Mate 20 Pro is the fastest Android flagship in the world. Also worth mentioning, is that the phone is expected to offer 5G support out-of-the-box in India. Aside from the Mate 20 Pro, Huawei may also be planning to launch other flagship devices in the country.
Huawei Mate 20 Pro, Other Flagship Devices Launch in India
Huawei has confirmed that its Mate 20 Pro will be arriving in India as early as November this year. With the unveiling of this device being confirmed, other flagship models belonging to the Mate 20 series might also be making their way to this country. If you recall, Huawei also launched its Mate 20 and Mate 20X a while back. The Mate 20 is the less advanced model, while the Mate 20X is the largest flagship from Huawei, and the first to get stylus support. All three devices might have a place in the Indian smartphone market.
The Mate 20 will be reserved for those that want a cheaper device with fewer compromises. The Mate 20X is intended for those that enjoy massive screen real estate. As for the Mate 20 Pro, it will be targeted to those that want the best of the best when it comes to an Android flagship.
The Mate 20 Pro will be using a 5G modem inside its housing, resulting in a speedier handset regarding wireless connectivity. India’s telecom companies have been racing to commence the roll-out of 5G, as early as possible. Early adopters of the Mate 20 Pro will be able to experience 5G first-hand, but the full potential of this standard will likely be seen after a couple of years.
Huawei Mate 20 Pro Specifications, Features
The Mate 20 Pro features a 6.39-inch AMOLED screen with a 3120 x 1440 pixels resolution. The flagship is IP68 water and dust resistance. It also sports a notch that houses an advanced 3D facial recognition system. Inside the display, you’ll find an in-screen fingerprint reader. The Mate 20 Pro is fueled by the 7nm FinFET Kirin 980, with 6GB RAM + 128GB storage, found on the base model.
The top-end model gets 8GB RAM and 256GB of inbuilt storage. There is no 3.5mm audio jack, but the Mate 20 Pro gets 15-watt Qi wireless charging support. It can also charge other Qi-enabled smartphones wirelessly using its ‘reverse wireless charging’ technology. The rear side features a 40MP+20MP+8MP triple camera, while the front camera features a 24MP selfie unit. The battery size is 4200mAh, and the handset comes with a 40-watt fast-charger.
After you’re done reading about this, you can check out our video of the P20 Pro, which is another triple-camera flagship, but it was launched before the Mate 20 Pro.