The Huawei P50 foldable pocket phone was launched in China. This is the first foldable clamshell phone from the Chinese tech giant. Huawei already has the Mate X range of foldable smartphones under its belt. The new Huawei P50 Pocket is equipped with a multi-dimensional hinge that can be unfolded crease-free. This handset has a 6.9-inch primary OLED display with a refresh rate of 120 Hz and a touch sample rate of 300 Hz. In addition, the main display has a full HD + resolution (2,790 x 1,188 pixels).
Huawei P50 Pocket price, availability
The Huawei P50 Pocket is available in the color options Crystal White and Obsidian Black. In addition, it has teamed up with haute couture designer Iris Van Herpen to bring out a special Huawei P50 Pocket Premium Edition. The premium edition has a golden finish with flowing patterns.
The new Huawei P50 Pocket with the basic option of 8 GB + 256 GB of storage costs 8,988 CNY (approximately 1.06 lakh). The premium version with 12 GB + 512 GB storage costs 10,988 CNY (approximately 1.3 lakh). International pricing and availability have not yet been announced by Huawei.
Huawei P50 Pocket specifications, features
The Huawei P50 Pocket is equipped with two screens – a 6.9-inch OLED main display and a 1-inch OLED secondary screen. The secondary screen can be used to check notifications, receive calls, and take selfies. It even has dedicated widgets for first and third party apps. It runs on HarmonyOS.
For looks, this foldable phone is equipped with a 40-megapixel main camera, which is accompanied by a 32-megapixel and a 13-megapixel sensor on the back. The triple rear camera setup is able to record videos in up to 4K resolution. The Huawei P50 Pocket is also equipped with a 10.7 megapixel centrally positioned hole punch selfie shooter.
The Huawei P50 pocket smartphone contains a Snapdragon 888 4G SoC, paired with an Adreno 660 GPU. The battery has a capacity of 4,000 mAh and supports up to 40 W fast charging.