The Huawei P30 and P30 Pro released last day in Paris. The phones are available in multiple configurations however there was with no mention of a 5G version. If you are expecting one, sorry to dash your hopes, however Huawei says there won’t be a 5G version of the smartphones.
The info was uncovered by Huawei’s head of mobile business, Yu Chengdong (Richard Yu) in an interview with CNET. In the top executive’s words “the world is not still, prepared for Huawei’s 5G flagship phone”. That sounds ironical considering the foldable Mate X is a 5G gadget.
Mr. Yu did say they are taking into consideration making the upcoming Mate series 5G equipped. The up coming Mate series really should be the Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro and they are expected to release in Autumn 2019.
Huawei’s VP of Global Device Marketing, Clement Wong, Additionally revealed that they might have made the P30 and P30 Pro 5G devices however the timing isn’t right. He added that he believes 5G won’t be a massive deal until 2020.
Even without 5G, the Huawei P30 and P30 Pro are lovely incredibile smartphones. Their main selling point is their digital cameras what swanks impressive zoom capabilities and low-light functionality. Both smartphones are already available for buy in Europe with a starting value of €799.