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The next flagship— Mate 30 Series— from Huawei is almost here, making itself public on September 19, at a special event in Munich, Germany. There are rumors that the Mate 30 series will include the Mate 30, the Mate 30 Pro, and Mate 30 RS Porsche variants. But recently, a new leak (from @evleaks) surfaced suggesting there might be another new toned-down variant Mate 30 Lite, possibly a global rebranded version of Nova 5i Pro.
And since the phone is basically the same phone under a different name, we can expect the Mate 30 Lite to sport identical specs as Nova 5i Pro.
Huawei Mate 30 Lite Overview
The Mate 30 Lite is expected to house a 6.26-inch FHD+ punch-hole IPS display. Under the hood, there will be in-house Kirin 810 chipset powering the device, aided by 6/8GB of RAM and 128/256GB internal storage. Also, it will support storage expansion via microSD card up to 256GB.
On the camera department, the same quad-camera setup likely sits on the back of the phone. The quad-camera setup comprises a primary sensor of 48MP with f/1.8 aperture, an 8MP SuperWide Angle lens, a 2MP macro-lens with f/1.8 aperture, and another 2MP depth sensor of f/2.4 aperture. And on the front, there is a 32MP camera of f/2.0 aperture confined in cut-out hole.
Despite the fact other Mate 30 series smartphones will run on EMUI 10 (atop Android 10), the Mate 30 Lite is expected to come with EMUI 9.1.1 (atop Android 9.0) out of the box. Also, the phone will ship with 4000mAh battery, which supports 20W fast charging. The Mate 30 Lite will likely to have rear-mounted fingerprint scanner below the square-camera module.
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Huawei Mate 30 Lite Specifications (Rumored)
|Resolution||FHD+ 1080 x 2340 pixels|
|Chipset||Octa-Core Kirin 810 7nm (2x 2.27GHz Cortex-A76 +6 x 1.88GHz Cortex-A55) with ARM Mali-G52 MP6 GPU|
|RAM||6 GB, and 8 GB|
|Internal memory||128 GB, 256 GB|
|External memory||Up to 256 GB (shared SIM slot)|
|Primary camera||48MP (f/1.8) + 8MP + 2MP (f/1.8) + 2MP (f/2.4)|
|Secondary camera||32MP, f/2.0|
|Battery Capacity||4,000mAH, Non-removable, 20W Fast charging|
|Operating system||EMUI 9.1.1, Android 9.0 Pie|
The Nova 5i Pro is currently priced at $319 for 6/128GB variant, $360 for 8/128GB version, and $405 for 8/256GB variant. Which brings us to the fact, the Mate 30 Lite could be priced for a similar range.
- Huawei Mate 30 Lite Price in Nepal: Rs. 35,000 (6/128GB) (Rumored)
- Huawei Mate 30 Lite Price in Nepal: Rs. 42,000 (8.128GB) (Rumored)
- Huawei Mate 30 Lite Price in Nepal: Rs. 49,000 (8/256GB) (Rumored)
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