HUAWEI has unveiled its newest foldable marvel, the HUAWEI Mate X5, following its previous successful model, the Mate X3. The Mate X5 boasts several enhancements that significantly boost its features and overall performance.
Vibrant Visuals with LTPO OLED Displays
The Mate X5 continues the legacy of its family with its immersive LTPO OLED displays. The device houses a foldable 7.85-inch LTPO panel with an impressive 2224 x 2496-pixel resolution. Adding to the charm, the cover features a handy 6.4-inch screen with a 2504 x 1080-pixel resolution, upgraded with Kunlun Glass technology.
HUAWEI remains tight-lipped about the specific chipset but rumors suggest the potential inclusion of the Kirin 9000s, an advanced 7nm chip with 5G capabilities.
|Feature||HUAWEI Mate X5 Specs|
|Operating System||HarmonyOS 4.0|
|SIM Support||Dual SIM, Dual standby|
|Foldable Display||7.85-inch LTPO OLED, 2496 x 2224 pixel resolution, 426ppi1Hz-120Hz adaptive refresh rate|
|Cover Display||6.4-inch LTPO OLED display, 2504 x 1080 pixel resolution, 426ppi1Hz-120Hz adaptive refresh rate, Kunlun Glass|
|Storage||512GB/1TB internal storage, expandable via NM card up to 256GB|
|Front Camera||8-megapixel cover camera, 8-megapixel front camera|
|Rear Cameras||50-megapixel (f/1.8, PDAF, OIS) + 13-megapixel (ultra-wide) + 12-megapixel (Periscope, 5x zoom, OIS), LED flash|
|Splash resistance||IPX8 Splash Resistant|
|Audio||Stereo speakers, No headphone jack|
|Connectivity||HSPA+, 4G LTE, 5G, WiFi 6, dual-band, Bluetooth 5.2|
|GPS & Navigation||Dual-band GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS, NavIC, BDS|
|Extra Features||IR blaster, BS satellite messaging, USB Type-C|
|Dimensions||156.9 x 141.5 x 5.3mm (unfolded) | 156.9 x 72.4 x 11.1mm (folded)|
|Colors||Purple, Dark Green, Gold, White, Black|
|Battery & Charging||5,060mAh non-removable battery, 66W wired, 50W wireless, 7.5W reverse wireless charging|
Powerhouse Performance: RAM and Storage
While the processor specifics might be under wraps, HUAWEI has revealed significant details about the storage and memory. The Mate X5 is packed with an astonishing 16GB of RAM and offers an extensive 1TB of expandable storage.
Unique Antenna Design: The HUAWEI Lingxi
A significant upgrade that distinguishes the Mate X5 includes the innovative HUAWEI Lingxi antenna design. The device houses antennas strategically located across various sections, leveraging AI to select the best antenna for optimal signal reception at any given moment.
Advanced Imaging: Triple Cameras
HUAWEI also infused the Mate X5 with an advanced camera setup. The rear camera comprises a 50-megapixel primary lens, a 13-megapixel ultra-wide lens, and a 12-megapixel 5x zoom periscope lens. Furthermore, each display is also equipped with an 8-megapixel front camera, adding to the device’s photography capabilities.
Robust Battery: Charging Capabilities
The Mate X5 also comes equipped with a more robust 5,060mAh battery and supports 66W wired, 50W wireless, and 7.5W reverse wireless charging.
Durable and Reliable: IPX8 Rating and Satellite Messaging
The device earns an IPX8 score for its water-resistant capabilities. Another notable addition is its two-way satellite messaging via BeiDou.
While the official pricing for the HUAWEI Mate X5 remains to be announced, enthusiasts can now reserve this technological masterpiece in China with a deposit of CNY1,000 (~Php7,700).
With its remarkable features and enhancements, the HUAWEI Mate X5 is poised to redefine the standards of foldable phones and provide an extraordinary user experience.