Huawei has officially confirmed today that the Huawei Mate 20 X 5G has received China’s first 5G terminal telecom equipment network license. The smartphone carries support for SA/NSA 5G dual mode. It suggests that the Mate 20 X 5G is drawing near.
The image shared by the Chinese manufacturer shows the smartphone sporting a 5G logo on its rear. Also, the smartphone adopts a new and attractive colors scheme. A leaked photo of the new color variant has already appeared earlier in this month. Currently, the standard version of the Mate 20 X comes in two color such as Midnight Blue and Phantom Silver.
The Mate 20 X 5G has a model number of EVR-AN00. The smartphone has already bagged 3C certification earlier this month. Now, it has appeared on the database of China’s TENAA telecom agency.
The Mate 20 X 5G is a flagship phone powered by the Kirin 980 chipset. For 5G connectivity, it is equipped with a Balong 5000 5G modem that was able to achieve peak download rates of 4.6Mbps in the sub-6Hz band. Apart from the inclusion of 5G modem, the rest of the specs of the Mate 20 X 5G are same as its regular version.
The Mate 20 X 5G features a 7.2-inch OLED display with waterdrop notch, 8 GB of RAM, 256 GB of native storage, 40-megapixel + 20-megapixel + 8-megapixel triple camera setup. Instead of 5,000mAh battery found inside of the regular version, its 5G variant is expected to feature a smaller 4,200mAh battery. It will carry support for 40W rapid charging. With the smartphone bagging landmark certification in China, it is likely to go official in July.