huawei mate 20 price dropIf you’ve been itching to get yourself a Huawei Mate 20, now would be a great time, as the company has just announced a price reduction for the device. Starting February 9, you can experience the power of the Mate 20, with its Kirin 980 processor, and a triple Camera system by Leica, for only PhP35,990!

The Huawei Mate 20 sports a 6.53 inch FHD+ notched display, and is powered by the Kirin 980 processor, along with 6GB of RAM, and 128GB of storage.

It boasts an AI-assisted Leica Triple Camera system, composed of a 12MP RGB sensor, a 16MP wide-angle camera, and a third 8MP sensor with a telephoto lens. It runs on EMUI 9.0 on top of Android 9.0 Pie, and packs a 4,000mAh battery.

TechnologyGSM / HSPA / LTE
Dimensions158.2 x 77.2 x 8.3 mm (6.23 x 3.04 x 0.33 in)
Weight188 g (6.63 oz)
SIMSingle SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Resistant to- IP53 dust and splash protection
Screen TypeIPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Screen Size6.53 inches, 107.5 cm2 (~88.0% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution1080 x 2244 pixels, 18.7:9 ratio (~381 ppi density)
Screen ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass
OSAndroid 9.0 (EMUI 9.0)
ChipsetKirin 980
CPUOcta-core (2x2.6 GHz Cortex-A76 & 2x1.92 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPUMali-G76 MP10
Main Camera Modules12 MP, f/1.8, 27mm, 1/2.3"
16 MP, f/2.2, 17mm (wide)
8 MP, f/2.4, 52mm (tele)
FeaturesLeica optics, dual-LED dual-tone flash, panorama, HDR
Video2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps,
1080p@30fps (gyro-EIS), 720p@960fps
Selfie Camera Module24MP, f/2.0
Card slotYes, NM card, up to 256GB (uses SIM 2)
Internal Storage128 GB, 4/6 GB RAM
3.5mm JackYes
Sound Features- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
ConnectionsWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, aptX HD, LE. GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS GALILEO, NFC, Infrared
SensorsFingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass
BatteryNon-removable 4,000mAh Li-Po battery
PricePhP40,990 (w/ free Huawei Talkband B3 Lite and a Huawei Outdoor speaker)

For our full review of the Huawei Mate 20, click here.

Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.