New Delhi | Jagran Tech Desk: Chinese smartphone manufacturer Huawei is all set to launch its P40 series-- Huawei P40 and Huawei P40 Pro on Tuesday. The company may also unveil its flagship device Huawei P40 Pro+. The launch will take place online amid coronavirus pandemic. All three devices are expected to come up with a pill-shaped hole-punch display and may include a multi-camera setup in its rear portion. The phone could also have a gradient in rear panel and would be available in multiple colour options. The new series is an upgrade of Huawei P30 series that was launched in March 2019.

Live stream

The Huawei P40-series will launched at around 6.30 pm IST on Thursday. The live stream can be watched on the company's official website. The Chinese company may also announce its new plans to expand its 'App Gallery' which competes against Google's 'Playstore'.

Expected price of Huawei P40 series

Huawei P40 would be launched at CNY 3,988 (roughly Rs 42,700) for the base variant (64-GB), while 128 GB and 256 GB storage would come at a price tag of CNY 4,288 (roughly Rs 45,000) and CNY 4,788 (roughly Rs 51,500) respectively.

Similarly, the price of Huawei P40 Pro could start at CNY 5,488 (roughly Rs. 59,000) for the 128GB storage option. For 256GB storage option and 512 GB variant, you may need to pay CNY 5,988 (roughly Rs. 64,400) and CNY 6,788 (roughly Rs. 73,000)
In Europe, the price of Huawei P40 may start at Euro 799, while Huawei P40 Pro may be priced at Euro 999.

 

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Specs

The Huawei P40 series is expected to run on Android 10 with HMS powered experience on top of it. The device would feature a 6.1-inch full HD+ display, powered by octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 990 SoC, paired with 8GB RAM. The device may come with a 3800 mAh battery with 22.5 W fast-charging capacity.

Camera

Huawei P40 series ould come with a triple primary camera-- 50 MP primary camera, 16 MP secondary camera, and 8 MP sensor. It also has a 32 MP selfie shooter.

Huawei P40 Pro specs

The smartphone may come up with a 6.58-inch full HD+ AMOLED display and support 90Hz refresh rate. It could run on octa-core Kirin 990 SoC, coupled with 8GB RAM.

Huawei P40 Pro may include 50 MP primary sensor, 40 MP secondary lens, 12 Mp tertiary sensor and 3D ToF sensor depth.
For selfies, it could include a 32 MP primary sensor.

The device would include 128 GB, 256 GB, 512 GB storage options. It may include a 4,200 mAh battery with 40W fast charging support.

Posted By: James Kuanal