For photography, the smartphones feature Leica powered dual-camera setup on the back, accompanied by an LED flash.
New software isn't the only thing that has improved on the Mate 10's cameras, as these are also the first phones featuring f/1.6 apertures on both its 12-megapixel main camera and its secondary 20-MP monochrome sensor. The IP67 dust and water resistance of the Pro model is a nice perk, though.
And in case you were wondering, yes, the Mate 10 will still be able to accept calls and texts in either of the above modes. Huawei says the NPU can crunch a very impressive 1.92 TFLOPs of FP16 compute. Both devices have been in the press through rumors and leaks over the past couple months, so their reveal came as no surprise. The Huawei Mate 10 Pro, although has a bit larger display, seems slightly smaller than Huawei Mate 10 because of its smaller aspect ratio. Huawei claims the smartphones can be charged up to 58% in just 30 minutes.
The Mate 10 features 64GB internal storage, while the Pro and Porsche Design both will have bigger storage with 128GB and 256GB respectively.
Huawei prides itself as a networking company so it comes as no surprise that network connectivity is a key focus.
There's also a Porsche Design model.
The Mate 10 will recognize what you're taking a picture of, and adjust the settings in order to get the best image.
Huawei who is currently trailing several brands in Australia is struggling to gain market share as new competitors like Nokia enter the market and HTC get a new lease of life as they cuddle up to Google. The smartphones are powered by a Kirin970 Processor, this is world's first AI-powered chip and for Huawei a huge bet, while a MaliG72 GPU would be handling the graphics related processing. Despite the fact that the hardware and specification for the most part continue as before, the significant contrast between the two gadgets gives off an impression of being in the display size and in the outline department. The cameras take advantage of the AI capabilities of the phone to recognize what the object/scene is. The phablet-sized pair are set to debut in the UK in October and November, which coincides with the long-awaited launch of Apple's iPhone X and hot on the heels of Samsung's own signature phablet, the Galaxy Note 8.
The floating navigation dock is a grey button that can be moved to any position on your desktops. Or the ability to extract voice patterns from a noisy background for better voice communication.
The Huawei Mate 10 Pro will be an Opus-exclusive, available only in blue.
The most interesting feature on the Mate 10 series has to be its Easy Projection mode that allows the smartphone to function like a desktop PC when connected to a monitor via a USB Type-C to HDMI adapter. And it's backed by a 4000mAh battery.
The Mate 10 Pro with a 6-inch, 18:9, 2160 x 1080 (HD+) resolution display. Huawei Mate 10 Pro, then again, highlights an IR Blaster port.
The Porsche Design on the other hand sports the exact same specs as the Pro but with a more luxe design. Furthermore, the Mate 10 Pro has a Huawei logo lasered onto the bottom bezel, while the Mate 10 Porsche Design exhibits the design firm's logo.