In December of last year, HUAWEI unveiled the HUAWEI P50 Pocket, the company’s first foldable flip phone. It has introduced the Pocket S, a model that costs less in China, today. It has the same foldable flexible 6.9-inch screen as 21: 9:9 aspect ratio, 120Hz refresh rate, and a tiny external AMOLED screen of 1.04 inches.
The phone has six colors, including Ice Crystal Blue, Primrose Gold, Black, Frost Silver, Mint Green, Ice Crystal Blue, and Pink, and incorporates high-end fashion. The iridescent glass utilized in Glaze Silver is fragile and draws in fingerprints. The other five colors have a transparent ceramic texture made of bright glass that can give the impression of space and three-dimensionality in different lighting conditions.
Water drop hinge MIM steel is used, which is stronger and more stable. It has received the first-ever Swiss SGS folding screen mobile phone durability certification after passing 400,000 folding tests.
The phone has a 10-channel multi-spectral sensor, a 40MP main camera, a 13MP ultra-wide camera on the back, and a 2.5cm macro lens. The Snapdragon 778 4G chip takes the place of the Snapdragon 888 4G SoC in the P50 Pocket.
Specifications for the Huawei Pocket S:
6.9-inch FHD+ OLED display with 2790 x 1188 pixels, 120 Hz refresh rate, 300 Hz touch sampling rate, 1440 Hz high frequency PWM dimming, DCI-P3 color gamut, and up to 1.07 billion colors Octa Core Snapdragon 778G 4G Mobile Platform with Adreno 642L GPU 8GB RAM, 128GB/256GB/512GB storage, expandable memory up to 256 GB with NM memory card HarmonyOS 3.0 170 (when folded, 87.3) 75.5 7.2 (when folded, 15.2) mm; Weight: 190g, dual 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 5.2 LE, GPS (L1 + L5 Dual band), NFC, USB 3.1 Type-C (GEN1), and a typical 4000mAh battery with 40W of HUAWEI SuperCharge wired fast charging
Cost and accessibility:
The HUAWEI Pocket S costs 5988 yuan, or 822 rupees. 68,010 in total 6488 yuan, or 890 rupees, for the model with 8GB and 128GB 73,700 roughly) for the model with 8GB and 256GB, and the most expensive model with 8GB and 512GB costs 7488 yuan, or US$ 1028 / Rs. 85,060 in total). It can be ordered now and will be available for purchase in China starting on November 10th. In December, the 512GB version will be available.