In 2019, seeing a 5G phone was a rare thing, but in 2020, they started to become more common, and in 2021, 5G flagship phones have become the standard. However, this is a standard that Huawei is apparently not embracing as the company officially announced its new P50 series which, curiously, lacks 5G.
That said, if you can put that aside, the P50 series are actually powerful, feature-rich phones. Starting with the Huawei P50, the company is equipping the phone with a 6.5-inch OLED with a 90Hz refresh rate and a 2700×1224 resolution. The P50 Pro will sport a slightly larger 6.6-inch screen with a resolution of 2700 × 1228 but with a 120Hz faster refresh rate.
Under the hood, both phones will be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset, but the P50 Pro will be offered in a Kirin 9000 variant. Both phones will also feature 8GB of RAM (up to 12GB for the Pro) and up to 512GB of internal storage. , and that’s where the similarities end.
In the camera department, the P50 will use a triple camera setup consisting of a 50MP main, 13MP ultra-wide, and 12MP telephoto, while the P50 Pro will have a quad camera setup consisting of a primary camera. 50MP, a 40MP mono, a 13-megapixel ultrawide, and a 64-megapixel telephoto. The batteries will also differ slightly where the P50 will have a 4,100 mAh battery, while the Pro will include a larger 4,360 mAh battery, but both will support 66 W fast charging.
As for pricing, the P50 will be priced starting at $ 695, while the Pro will be priced at $ 927. It is currently unknown whether or not the P50 series will arrive outside of China, but keep in mind that both phones They will run Huawei’s HarmonyOS 2.0 instead of Android.
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