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Huawei Mate X2 launch date revealed, teaser shows a glimpse of this foldable smartphone

This was revealed by a teaser that was posted on Weibo, showing a glimpse of the handset along with the launch date. According to the image, it can be seen that the Huawei Mate X2 might have an inward folding display design. It is also expected to use the new hinge to make this tech possible.

Huawei Mate X.
Huawei Mate X. (Unsplash)

Huawei has confirmed that it will soon be launching the successor of its Huawei Mate X foldable phone that was launched in 2019 but unfortunately didn't see as much hype and popularity as the Samsung Galaxy Fold. The new handset is being called as Huawei Mate X2 and the launch date is set for February 22 this year.

This was revealed by a teaser that was posted on Weibo, showing a glimpse of the handset along with the launch date. According to the image, it can be seen that the Huawei Mate X2 might have an inward folding display design. It is also expected to use the new hinge to make this tech possible.

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In the image, we also see that Mate X2 has thinner bezels than the Mate X and the Mate Xs that launched before. Although Huawei has not yet confirmed any of the specifications or the features of its upcoming foldable device, rumours have been out there, revealing some of the internals.

According to a tipster, last month, the Mate X2 might feature an 8-inch (2480x2200) pixels display with 120Hz refresh rate. There might also be a secondary display of 6.4-inch and 1160x2270 pixels resolution. The device could be running on the company's own HiSilicon Kirin 9000 SoC along with 4,400mAh battery and 66W fast charging.

As for the cameras, the Mate X2 is rumoured to feature a quad rear camera setup, including a 50-megapixel primary sensor. Also rumoured is that the Mate X2 could have 10x hybrid zoom and a 16-megapixel selfie camera. You can expect the foldable handset to run on Android 10 upon launch.

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