All four major operators will range the 5G smartphone
Huawei has confirmed it will sell the Huawei Mate 20 X 5G in the UK.
It will cost £999, all four major operators have confirmed ranging of the Huawei device as has Sky Mobile, Mobile Phones Direct and A1.
The 7.2-inch Mate 20 X 5G is an upgraded version of the handset launched by Huawei in October packing similar specs to the standard Mate 20 X.
To connect to a 5G network the device has Huawei’s own HiSilicon Balong 5G modem. It includes a smaller battery than the original Mate 20 X – 4,200mAh compared to 5,000mAh, but it supports 40W charging instead of 22.5W.
Other 5G handsets confirmed for UK release are the: Samsung Galaxy S10 5G, OnePlus 7 Pro 5G and the LG v50 ThinQ. Other 5G hardware includes the Huawei 5G CPE Pro 5G home router and the portable HTC 5G Hub.