O Huawei P50 and Huawei P50 Pro are the new phones with HarmonyOS 2 gives Huawei. Announced on Thursday (29) in China, the pair will reach consumers with the Chinese manufacturer’s operating system and without Google’s apps. The advanced fact sheet even lists batteries up to 4,360 mAh and a 50 MP camera.
HarmonyOS 2 is the highlight of the duo. The operating system marked its first debut in the brand’s products in June, when Huawei launched its new watches and tablets, and will also arrive on the Huawei P30 Pro and other models in the future. Now, the software is landing on the Chinese manufacturer’s premium smartphones.
Cell phones have a look that resembles the Honor 50 line. This is the case of the base where the cameras are located, which is concentrated in two circles to house the sensors. The duo’s screen also features a hole with the 13-megapixel front camera. The other common points are the NFC, fingerprint reader under the screen and IP68 certification.
Huawei P50 has 50 MP triple camera
The conventional edition of Huawei P50 has a 6.5 inch screen with Full HD+ resolution (2700 x 1224 pixels). Its touch refresh rate is 90Hz, just like the Samsung Galaxy A72, while the touch response is 300Hz. Both specifications are expected to enhance the experience when playing movies and games on the mobile phone.
The triple photographic set is one of the smartphone’s highlights. The main camera has 50 megapixels with a focal aperture of f/1.8 and is accompanied by a 13 megapixel camera with an ultrawide lens and an aperture of f/2.2. The third sensor has a resolution of 12 megapixels, a telephoto lens and an aperture of f/3.4.
The smartphone datasheet is led by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 4G processor and 8GB RAM memory. At the time of purchase, you can find it with 128GB or 256GB storage to store apps, photos, music, videos and other files. The 4100 mAh battery supports a 66 watt recharge.
The Huawei P50 has three color options: white, gold and black with gold accents. The cell phone will hit stores in China on August 12, 2021 with a suggested price starting at 4,488 yuan (about R$3,525 in direct conversion).
Huawei P50 Pro has 120 Hz screen and more cameras
The Huawei P50 Pro is the most advanced option of Huawei’s premium cell phone duo. Its 6.6-inch screen has the same resolution and touch sample rate as the conventional model. But the refresh rate goes up from 90Hz to 120Hz. The panel still has curved edges, echoing the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra aesthetic.
The smartphone also has a main camera with similar specifications. But the rest of the cluster is made up of different components, like the 64 MP sensor with periscope lens (3.5x optical zoom and OIS). The smartphone also has a 13 MP (ultrawide) camera and a 40 MP (monochromatic) camera.
The Huawei P50 Pro has variants with Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 4G or Kirin 900 processor and up to 12 GB of RAM. The amount of storage for the fullest edition is also greater, ranging from 128GB to 512GB. The 4,360 mAh battery has a 66 watt wired and 50 watt wireless recharge.
The smartphone also has an extra color option: silver and pink. The Huawei P50 Pro will be sold from September, in China, with a suggested price starting at 5,988 yuan (about R$ 4,700 in direct conversion).
There is no forecast for launching the Huawei P50 line in Brazil.
Huawei P50 and P50 Pro – data sheet
|Huawei P50||Huawei P50 Pro|
|Screen||6.5-inch OLED with Full HD+ resolution (2700 x 1224 pixels), 90 Hz refresh rate, 300 Hz touch sampling rate and 458 ppi definition||6.6-inch OLED with Full HD+ resolution (2700 x 1224 pixels), 120 Hz refresh rate, 300 Hz touch sampling rate, and 450 ppi definition|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 4G||Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 4G or Kirin 9000|
|RAM||8 GB||8GB or 12GB|
|Storage||128GB or 256GB||128GB, 256GB or 512GB|
|Back camera||– main: 50 megapixels (f/1.8)
– ultrawide: 13 megapixels (f/2.2)
– telephoto: 12 megapixels (f/3.4, OIS)
|– main: 50 megapixels (f/1.8)
– ultrawide: 13 megapixels (f/2.2)
– periscope: 64 megapixels (f/3.5, 3.5x optical zoom and OIS)
– monochrome: 40 megapixels (f/1.6)
|Frontal camera||13 megapixels (f/2.4)||13 megapixels (f/2.4)|
|Drums||4,100 mAh (66 watt recharge)||4,360 mAh (66 watt wired and 50 watt wireless recharge)|
|Operational system||HarmonyOS 2||HarmonyOS 2|
|Connectivity||USB-C port, 4G, 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.2, GPS and NFC||USB-C port, 4G, 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.2, GPS and NFC|
|More||under-screen fingerprint reader, IP68 certified and stereo sound||under-screen fingerprint reader, IP68 certified and stereo sound|
|dimensions||156.5 x 73.8 x 7.92 mm||158.8 x 72.8 x 8.5 mm|
|Weight||181 grams||195 grams|
|Colors||white, gold and black with gold accents||white, gold, silver, black with gold and pink accents|
With information: The Verge