Huawei Mate 40E has been launched in China as a slightly tweaked variant of the Huawei Mate 40 that was launched in October 2020. Huawei Mate 40E comes with a curved display, a hole-punch design, and triple rear camera setup. The smartphone also features HiSilicon Kirin 990E chipset. The Mate 40E is the 5th model in the Mate 40 series, after the Mate 40, Mate 40 Pro, Mate 40 Pro+ and the Mate 40 RS Porsche Design.
Huawei Mate 40E price
Huawei Mate 40E price starts at CNY 4,599 (around Rs 51,500) for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage model, while the 8GB RAM + 256GB storage variant is priced at CNY 5,099 (around Rs 57,100). It is made available in Bright Black, Glaze White, and Secret Silver colour options. The handset is currently up for pre-orders in China and will go on sale from 18th March.
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Huawei Mate 40E specifications
The Huawei Mate 40E runs on Android 10 with EMUI 11.0 and features a 6.5 inch FHD+ (1,080 × 2,376 pixels) OLED display with 90Hz refresh rate, 240Hz touch sampling rate, and 19.8:9 aspect ratio.
Under the hood, the smartphone is powered by an octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 990E SoC, paired with Mali-G76 GPU. Huawei has provided 8GB RAM with up to 128GB and 256GB of internal storage.
The smartphone features triple rear cameras that includes a 64MP primary sensor with an f/1.9 aperture, 16MP secondary sensor with an f/2.2 ultra-wide-angle aperture, and an 8MP tertiary sensor with an f/2.4 telephoto aperture. It also has a 13MP selfie snapper at the front with an f/2.4 aperture.
Huawei Mate 40E is backed by a 4,200mAh battery with 40W fast charging support. The phone also supports 40W wireless charging and 5W reverse wireless charging. Sensors include an accelerometer, ambient light, gyroscope, magnetometer, and a proximity sensor. There is an under-display fingerprint scanner on this device.
Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2, NFC, Infrared (IR), USB Type-C port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Huawei Mate 40E measures 158.6 × 72.5 × 8.8mm and weighs 188 grams.