Huawei has launched a new smartphone in China, known as Huawei Maimang 5. The all metal unibody designed smartphone will go on sale from July 21 and the price starts at 2399 yuan (approx. Rs. 24,000).
The Huawei Maimang 5 flaunts a 5.5-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) 2.5D curved glass display. It is powered by a 2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 processor, coupled with Adreno 506 GPU. The smartphone comes in two variants, one with 3GB RAM and 32 GB storage, and another with 4GB RAM and 64 GB storage. The smartphone runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow based EMUI 4.1 on top.
On the photography front, it sports a 16-megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, PDAF, OIS, Sony IMX298, f/2.0 aperture, 6P lens, and 4K video recording. It also houses an 8-megapixel front-facing camera. The smartphone packs a 3340mAh battery and also bears a fingerprint sensor at the rear panel. Connectivity options on the smartphone include 4G LTE with VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, and USB Type-C.
The Huawei Maimang 5 measures 151.8×75.7×7.3mm and weighs 160 g. It is priced at 2399 yuan (approx. Rs. 24,000) for the 3GB RAM version and the 4GB version costs 2599 yuan (approx. Rs. 26,000). However, there is no word on its Indian availability yet.