The Kirin 990 5G is built on the 7nm+ EUV process and comes with an integrated 5G modem.
Huawei, in an effort to compete with Galaxy Fold, had rushed its signature product the Mate X.
Earlier, the Mate X was supposed to be launched in summer but was pushed ahead for more testing.
BOE also demoed a foldable smartphone with a flexible display that folds outward like the Huawei Mate X.
Galaxy Fold will not make an appearance in July since 'nothing has progressed' since April.
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Samsung has no plans of abandoning the Galaxy Fold and we should be seeing a launch soon.
Huawei Mate X has paved way for the future of smartphone technology and this has got me very excited!
Huawei has been mum on the pricing of the device although the global variant has a whopping pricetag of €2,299.
MWC 2019 has seen the folding future of smartphones and 5G, in particular, unfold before our eyes.
Flexible and folding formats framed the future of smartphones this week for manufacturers at MWC.
The company hasn't provided us with an exact date but the Mate X is said to be sold in the H2 2019.
MWC starts from 25 February and goes till 28 February but quite a few launches are happening pre-MWC.