Chinese telecom company Huawei has unveiled the world’s first smartphone with 4.5G technology, promising double download speed and 60 percent reduction in call drops even on weak signals.
“Huawei P10 is world’s first 4.5G LTE smartphone. It gives two times fast download speed. It comes with 4×4 mimo technology with quad antenna which can help reduce call drops by up to 60 percent even in weak signal,” Huawei Consumer Group Business CEO Richard Yu said while launching Huawei P10 and Huawei P10 Plus smartphones here.
A company official said that the phones will start rolling out in some markets from the next month. The price range of the Huawei P10 will be 699-799 Euros. The company also unveiled the second version of its smart watch range priced in the range 329 to 399 Euros. The smart watch model with 4G technology has been priced at 379 Euros.
The Huawei P10 series now has a dual Leica lens on the front side and a diamond cut metallic body and diamond cut finishing which will be fingerprint marks with anti-scratch and anti-slip attributes.
The company has released new phones in various colors including green and dazzling blue. “We have developed color for our phones in collaboration with Pantone Color Institute,” Yu said. He said that the phone is more rugged compared to the previous one with 80 percent improvement in drop performance. Both the phones have 5.5 inch display. Huawei P10 plus comes with 3750 MAh battery and 3200 MAh in Huawei P10 phone. “In 30 minute charge, the phones will be ready for one day,” Yu said.