In Russia will start selling the flagship smartphone, Huawei Mate 20 and 20 Pro

© AP Photo / Mark Schiefelbein, FileОфис Huawei. Archival photoIn Russia will start selling the flagship smartphone, Huawei Mate 20 and 20 Pro© AP Photo / Mark Schiefelbein, File

Sales of the flagship smartphone Huawei Mate Huawei Mate 20 and 20 Pro start in the Russian market on Saturday.

World presentation of the device took place on October 16. The Chinese manufacturer presented a series of four models: Huawei Mate 20, 20 Pro Huawei Mate, Huawei Mate 20 X and Porsche Design Huawei Mate 20 RS. However, in Russia will be sold only Huawei Mate Huawei Mate 20 and 20 Pro. Smartphone Huawei Mate 20 available for the Russians in the colors «midnight blue» and «twilight», and Huawei Mate 20 Pro — in emerald green or black. The cost of these two models is 57,77 thousand rubles, and 77,77 thousand rubles, respectively.

New smartphones had screens with diagonals of 6.53 inches (Mate 20) and 6.39 inches (Mate 20 Pro). Smartphone series Mate 20 is equipped with a triple camera. So, the camera Mate 20 Pro is equipped with a main lens 40 MP, 20 MP wide-angle and telephoto lens 8 MP. The battery capacity of smartphones starts from 4000 mA/h.

Pre-orders for the device began in Russia on October 17. Representatives of companies «Svyaznoy Evroset» and «M. Video-Eldorado» noted the great demand for the device at the stage of pre-order. The most popular model in the twilight color (55% of orders), but the greatest interest is confined to the older version – 20 Pro Mate, told RIA Novosti in the press service of «M. Video-Eldorado».

«Last year Mate 10 was not run on the Russian market. However, this year was a positive decision, and we hope the success of our flagships. For the first time the smartphone Huawei is available in emerald green color, which at the stage of pre-order has become more popular classic black», — told RIA Novosti in the press service of Huawei.

Huawei was founded in 1987 in China. Manufactures telecommunications equipment, and consumer devices, particularly smartphones. Products and services of the company are available in more than 170 countries. According to MTS for the third quarter, Huawei was the market leader in number of smartphones sold in Russia — the company tripled its share to 28.3%. Shares of Samsung and Apple amounted to 24.8% and 11.7%, respectively.