When Will The Huawei Mate 50 Be Released?


Huawei is rumoured to be gearing up for a brand new model of its in style Mate vary of smartphones. That is even if the newest ‘P’ mannequin hasn’t but launched exterior of China.

Nonetheless, we’ve gathered collectively all the newest information and rumours surrounding the Hauwei Mate 50 sequence, together with whether or not it is going to really be launched in any respect.

When will the Hauwei 50 be launched? 

Huawei has seen some disruption to its launch schedules in 2021. The long-anticipated P50 Pro was anticipated to be introduced within the spring, however after delays it lastly appeared in July as a China-only launch, with international availability confirmed for “early 2022”.  This has led to a number of information retailers reporting that the Mate 50 may have been cancelled altogether, partly because of the worldwide chip scarcity and likewise due to the continued battle between the Chinese language firm and the US authorities.

Others have acknowledged that it’s merely delayed and can arrive sooner or later throughout 2022.  

Often, the Mate vary is launched round September time or barely later with the previous two generations making their debuts within the Autumn:

  • Mate 40: November 2020
  • Mate 30: September 2019

It appears unlikely the Mate 50 will get a 2021 launch – even when that’s solely in China – however we’ve got seen experiences, notably from Chinese tech site IT, that counsel Huawei may very well be planning a launch in Q1 of 2022.

Once more, this may increasingly solely be in China, because it did with the P50 sequence, but when it does arrive within the Far-East within the Spring, then it might make its strategy to the worldwide market by the summer time.

How a lot will the Huawei Mate 50 price?

With no official pricing but (or affirmation that the Mate 50 vary will even arrive), we have to look to the final technology for some clues. Huawei presents three variations of the Mate 40 vary, the 40, 40 Professional and 40 Professional+, however they aren’t all accessible in all territories. Because of the US-ban, you possibly can’t purchase Huawei telephones in North America except you import them yourselves. So, costs will be laborious to estimate resulting from taxes, customs expenses and so forth.

Within the UK, Europe and Australia the one accessible handset is the Mate 40 Professional, which is able to set you again the next quantity:

  • Huawei Mate 40 Professional: £1099/€1199.99/AU$1999

In China, as you’d anticipate, there’s the complete vary accessible, with the next costs:

  • Huawei Mate 40: 4999 Y (approx. £574/US$780/€675)
  • Huawei Mate 40 Professional: 5899 Y (approx. £677/US$920/€796)
  • Huawei Mate 40 Professional+: 8499 Y (approx. £975/$1330/€1147)

From this we will speculate that the Huawei Mate 50 fashions may cost the next:

  • Huawei Mate 50: £799/US$1099/€939
  • Hauwei Mate 50 Professional: £1099/US$1500/€1199.99
  • Huawei Mate 50 Professional+: £1299/US$1775/€1499

What new options will we see within the Huawei Mate 50 gadgets?

With the Mate 50 being primarily legendary at this level, there isn’t so much to say about it. That stated, we’ve nonetheless managed to search out a couple of rumblings from different reporters who’ve some concept of what you may see when the handsets lastly make it to market.

GizmoChina says that the Mate 50 vary will run on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 898 chipset, though due to sanctions imposed by the US authorities, Huawei is anticipated to solely supply it with 4G slightly than the 5G of which it’s succesful. The Mate 40 Professional provided 5G as a result of it used Huawei’s personal Kirin 9000 processors.

In fact, there’s no certainty that it’s going to swap to Qualcomm Snapdragon silicon for the following technology. It has already stated it’s constructing its personal fabrication plant so it doesn’t need to depend on third occasion maker TSMC. The dangerous information is that this received’t be capable to manufacture chips for telephones for some time. In line with an FT report, the plant will begin off making 28nm chips for IoT gadgets – and that there’s an extended strategy to go earlier than it could make the 7nm processors utilized in at present’s telephones.

GizmoChina additionally experiences that the Mate 50 gadgets will function LTPO shows, which appears to be according to different new telephones we’re anticipating to see within the first half of 2022. These panels are extra power environment friendly than present ones, have a probably increased most brightness, and supply variable refresh charges as much as 120Hz.

We’ve additionally seen related rumours from business show knowledgeable David Naranjo who tweeted a listing of telephones anticipated to make use of LTPO within the subsequent yr.

Maybe essentially the most weird hearsay, once more from GizmoChina, is that the Mate 50 will assist satellite tv for pc connectivity for texts (SMS) when regular mobile networks usually are not potential. This appears crackers to us, so possibly take it with a big pinch of salt.

One intriguing concept comes within the type of the idea video for the Huawei Mate 50 Professional created by designer HoilNDI. He used varied leaks and speculations in regards to the upcoming mannequin to place col
lectively a wonderful video that has the brand new cellphone sporting two large circles on the rear which are dwelling to a triple digicam part and an LED flash and depth digicam space.

Whether or not the Huawei Mate 50 appears to be like something like this or not stays to be seen, however hopefully it received’t be too lengthy till we discover out. One factor is definite although, till the Chinese language firm could make peace with the US and get again its entry to the Google Play Retailer and all of the apps inside, it is going to simply be glorious {hardware} that’s held again by an absence of the very best apps most individuals use (exterior of China, that’s).

To see what different gadgets the Huawei Mate 50 vary might want to overcome, learn our information to the best smartphones.



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