The new Huawei Mate40 series will be warmed up during the National Day. According to Huawei’s usual 15-day warm-up period, the accurate release time of the new Huawei Mate40 series should be October 15th, and the release date of the Bank of China version is October 22nd.
Today, Huawei is facing an unprecedented dilemma. Whether it is a processor, a display, or a memory chip, as long as the components contain US technology, even if only 0.1% of the technology involves US technology, Huawei will be restricted from using it. With TSMC’s supply cut, Huawei’s chips can no longer be produced. This year’s new Huawei Mate40 series will be equipped with the Kirin 9000 chip, which will be the last Kirin chip. It will not be produced again, and it is out of print!
Huawei was supposed to release the new Huawei Mate40 series at the Huawei Developers Conference in early September. Due to the interruption of Kirin chips, the release was postponed to October. According to reports, this year Huawei Mate40 series will release 4 models, namely Mate40, Mate40 Pro, Mate40 Pro+, and Mate40 RS Porsche design. The four new phones will be warmed up during the National Day. The release date is expected to be October 15th, and the release date of the National Bank version is October 22nd.
It has been revealed that the new iPhone12 series will be released on October 13. Huawei Mate40 series four new phones are scheduled to be released on October 15th, it is estimated that it is to block Apple’s new iPhone12. As the final swan song of the Kirin chip, the Huawei Mate 40 series will definitely attract the attention of many consumers. What is unexpected is that Huawei’s official warm-up has not yet begun. The real Huawei Mate40 Pro has been exposed on the subway. This mysterious flagship machine was the first to surface.
Judging from the photos exposed on the Internet, Huawei Mate40 Pro still uses Oreo camera modules, with four rear cameras, which are two super-outsole main camera + wide-angle + periscope lens. One of the main camera sensors is Sony IMX700. , The front camera will be equipped with dual cameras, the sensor is Sony IMX588, and the ToF sensor Sony IMX516.
In terms of performance, the new Huawei Mate40 Pro will be equipped with a Kirin 9000 processor. The chip uses TSMC’s latest 5nm process, and its performance is about 30% higher than the previous generation. Kirin 9000 is manufactured by TSMC, 5nm process + EUV process, performance integrated dual-mode 5G, extremely powerful performance, ultra-low power consumption, plus Huawei’s self-developed mobile communication signal, this chip far exceeds Snapdragon 865.
In terms of screens, 6.7-inch waterfall screens are used. The screens are provided by Samsung, LG, and BOE. Samsung is the first supplier of Huawei Mate40 Pro screens. The first batches are diamond waterfall screens with 1200P resolution. Huawei Mate40 Pro also supports 90Hz refresh rate and 180Hz touch sampling rate and screen fingerprint recognition.
In terms of battery life, Huawei Mate40 Pro has a built-in 4800mAh battery and supports a 66W wired + 27W wireless super-fast charging combination. The charging speed is so fast that the power can be restored from 1% to 100% in half an hour.
In addition, the price that everyone is most concerned about, Huawei Mate 40 Pro National Bank version will have three storage versions, namely 8+128GB, 8+256GB, 8+512GB, and their pricing may be 5999 yuan, 6499 yuan. Yuan, 7399 Yuan. The pricing of the international version may still start at around 799 euros, which is equivalent to about 6,000 yuan.
Huawei Mate40 Pro starts with an 8G+128G version, and the starting price is 5999 yuan, which is 200 yuan more than the Huawei Mate30 Pro released in 2019. Considering the shortage of Kirin chip supply and the addition of new technologies, the starting price of 5999 yuan is actually Not too high.
As for the question of availability? Earlier news broke that Huawei’s Kirin 9000 chip stock is 8.8 million, which can meet Huawei’s demand for half a year. So you don’t have to worry too much about not getting the new Huawei Mate40 Pro equipped with Kirin 9000 chips. Let’s wait and see?