The Mate 20 X (5G) is a variation of the original Mate 20 X, launched last November. The new model supports 5G networks is the reduced battery capacity, which has a 4,200 mAh cell, down 800 mAh from the original’s 5,000 mAh battery. The Mate 20 X (5G) there’s also support for 40W fast charging.
Huawei’s own Kirin 980 chipset is still at the helm, this time paired with the company’s Balong 5000 modem, the world’s first 7nm 5G multi-mode chip. The Mate 20 X (5G) supports the M-Pen stylus with its 4,096 levels of pressure.
The 5G model gets the original’s triple rear camera setup, with a 40 MP main f/1.8 shooter, 20 MP f/2.2 ultra-wide cam, and 8 MP f/2.4 5x optical zoom telephoto lens. It got 7.2″ touchscreen, and it runs Android 9 Pie with EMUI 9 on top.
The Huawei Mate 20 X (5G) will be available in the UK in June in Emerald Green for £999. Pre-orders start in late May. You’ll be able to find it at EE, O2, Three, Vodafone, plus select retailers including SKY, MPD, and A1.