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Huawei Mate Xs 2 First Impressions : More Durable Than It Looks

Huawei announced the launch of its new generation flagship foldable smartphone, Huawei Mate Xs 2 in Malaysia. By leveraging its strengths of being lightweight and ultra-thin, ultra-flat and ultra-reliable, the smartphone aims to offer a better, smarter and revolutionary experience to the consumers.

Thanks to industry-first lightweight materials, the HUAWEI Mate Xs 2 has a lighter and more seamless body, achieving a body that only weighs 255g with a thickness of 5.4mm, which is close to the weight of a typical smartphone on the market. By employing its first 3D Fibreglass Design, the smartphone achieves a fusion of aesthetics of colours and textures alongside its lightweight body, giving the smartphone excellent strength and fracture toughness.

Featuring the new generation Falcon Wing Design and the industry's first Double-rotating Falcon Wing Hinge. The smartphone comes with a 19:9 ratio when folded that provides a comfortable grip, delivering a smooth, pleasant holding experience. Unfolded, it adopts both an industry-first Composite Screen and high-performance materials, making it an excellent shock absorber and buffer. This shock barrier improves the phone's resistance to drops, crushing or impacts while further enhancing the durability and reliability of the device, giving consumers peace of mind. Thanks to its unique screen structure, the phone has taken great strides forwards from its previous generation.

Thanks to the new dynamic folding visual effect and the upgraded Smart Multi-Window, multitasking capabilities, enabling collaboration and interaction between different applications for better continuity. It also supports using two applications in parallel, which allows users to increase efficiency and operate freely. Moreover, HUAWEI Xs 2 also comes with a Swipe Gesture which supports easy access and control of the floating windows, allowing buttery-smooth operations with one quick swipe.

Cameras on the Huawei Mate Xs 2 is equipped with the True-Chroma Camera System that comprises a 50MP True-Chroma Camera, a 13MP Ultra-Wide-Angle Camera and an 8MP Telephoto Camera. The improved XD Optics also brings a brand-new information recovery technology to elevate image clarity further and preserve the image's details and colour accuracy. Taking full advantage of the XD Fusion Pro True-Chroma Image Engine, while coupling with the 10-Channel Multi-Spectrum Sensor and colour calibration with more than 2000 colours in P3 full colour gamut to capture true-to-life colours.

Available in Black and White colour-ways, Huawei Mate Xs 2 will be available for pre-order at RM 7,999, starting from 3 June 2022 to 23 June 2022.


Written by Fitri Aiyub

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