Huawei has launched the Huawei Maimang 7, today, in China. The Maimang 7 is the Chinese variant of the Huawei Mate 20 Lite which was launched in the UK, a week ago. It comes with a tall notched display and Huawei’s homegrown Kirin chipset.
Huawei Maimang 7
The Huawei Maimang 7 sports a 6.3-inch LTPS IPS LCD screen with a resolution of Full HD+ which is 1080×2340 pixels. The screen has a 19:9 aspect ratio, thanks to the notch. Powering the smartphone is the HiSilicon Kirin 710 chipset with Mali-G51 GPU handling the graphics. It comes paired with 4 Gigs of RAM and 64 Gigs of onboard storage, expandable up to 512 GB via a microSD card. The phone runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with EMUI 8.2 on top.
For imaging, the Huawei Maimang 7 comes with Quad cameras, on both, the front and the rear, similar to the Huawei Nova 3 and Nova 3i smartphones. On the back, there’s a 20 MP primary camera with a f/1.8 aperture and a secondary depth sensing 2 MP unit, for portrait shots. To the front, the phone greets you with a 24 MP primary camera with f/2.0 aperture and 2 MP secondary camera, both of which are housed inside the notch.
A 3,750 mAh battery fuels the Maimang 7, which has support for Huawei’s 18 W (9V 2A) SuperCharge technology, for fast charging. For connectivity, the phone offers 4G LTE, 802.11ac dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, GPS.
For security, the Huawei Maimang 7 comes with a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, as well as facial recognition for unlocking. As for the ports, it includes a 3.5 mm headphone jack and a USB Type-C port. The phone is 7.2 mm thick and weighs 172 gms.
Pricing and Availability of Huawei Maimang 7
The Huawei Maimang 7 comes in Black, Gold and Sapphire Blue colors. Priced at CNY 2399 (USD 349/ INR 25,207), the Maimang 7 will go on sale starting September 15th, while the pre-orders begin today.