UK mobile operators accept pre-orders for Huawei Mate 20 Pro

Yolanda Curtis
October 19, 2018

But it comes with a plus, an in-screen fingerprint sensor, which allows users to unlock their handsets either way. For Mate 20 Pro customers, they will receive the equally new 15W Huawei Wireless Charger. Yes, it's that huge. But more importantly, the Mate 20 Pro can wirelessly charge another device, even its rivals iPhones, Samsung Galaxies and any other wireless-charging capable devices. In a bid to utilize the dual NPUs on Kirin 980, Huawei is set for debut rollout of AI-based EMUI 9.0 on Mate 20 series. Another special feature of the device would be having three cameras and it was mentioned that these mobiles would also have an in-screen fingerprint scanner.

And now for the main question: how much is it?

The Huawei Mate 20 Pro is a breath of fresh air in a smartphone market populated by homogenised devices. As you can see, they sport triple-lens configurations like the spring's P20 Pro, and they go up to 40 megapixels.

Huawei has announced the Mate 20 Pro, its top-end phone of the year, alongside its smaller sibling the Mate 20 and a fitness watch called the Watch GT. It also supports the world's fastest Wi-Fi connection speeds-2GB footage requires only 10 seconds to download.


The Mate 20 is powered by a large 5,000mAh battery.

Huawei's new premium phone line-up has four models available around the world, expect in the United States where sales are effectively banned over whispered national security concerns.

For Huawei's most powerful Mate 20 Pro, with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of memory, it can be bought SIM free in Ireland for €1,049 in Harvey Norman (pre-order started on 16 October).

As expected, Huawei has fitted the Mate 20 Pro with its brand-new, 7nm Kirin 980 processor paired with 6GB of RAM. Then again, the Mate 20 X is optimized for resource-intensive gaming sessions.


According to a report, during the presentation of Huawei's Mate 20 X smartphone, the company's representatives included a comparison with Nintendo Switch, ensuring that their product is better for playing.

First lets talk about Mate 20, with its a 6.5 inches IPS LCD with 1080×2244 screen resolution.

What are the Mate 20 Pro specs?

The standard version of the phone, that is, the Mate 20 sits sort of the in the middle of the Lite and Pro variants.


"In addition to Apple, Huawei is the only high-end brand for domestic consumers". It features a 7.2-inch OLED display with support for the Huawei M-Pen. The cameras found here are rated at 40MP with a wide-angle of 27mm and an aperture value of F/1.8, a 20MP ultra wide-angle 16mm sensor with an aperture of F/2.2 and an 8MP 3x telephoto 80mm sensor that features OIS and a F/2.4 aperture.

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