Huawei all set to launch Mate 20 series on 16 October

  • Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro will be powered by Kirin 980 chipset

SHENZHEN – Chinese smartphone manufacturer Huawei has confirmed to launch the Mate 20 series at a special event in London on October 16.

The Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro will be the company’s first smartphones to feature a newly-announced Kirin 980 chipset.

Huawei’s Kirin 980 is the world’s first 7nm chipset which uses an 8-core CPU design with 2x high-performance Cortex-A76 cores and 2x power-efficient Cortex-A76 cores.

The Mate 20 series will consist of three smartphones – Mate 20, Mate 20 Pro and the Mate 20 Lite.

The Mate 20 will feature a 6.3-inch AMOLED screen with a water drop notch, triple cameras, 4,200mAh battery, Wireless Charging, stereo speakers and glass on both sides.

Huawei Mate 20 major specs and pictures leaked ahead of launch

The Huawei Mate 20 Lite has a 6.3-inch 1080x2340px IPS LCD, a Kirin 710 chipset, 6GB of RAM, a 3,650mAh battery and four cameras – a 20MP f/1.8 + 2MP main camera and a 24MP + 2MP front-facing camera.

Huawei Mate 20 Pro and Huawei Mate 20 will run Android 9.0 Pie.