Huawei has posted one other teaser for its upcoming Mate X2 folding telephone on Weibo, providing the strongest trace but that it’ll transfer away from the unique Mate X’s design. The primary Mate X, announced in 2019 and refreshed in 2020, had a single massive display screen that folded in half in order that the show was on the surface of the gadget. The follow-up telephone, nonetheless, appears prefer it’ll fold the opposite manner, extra like Samsung’s Galaxy Folds.
Making reference to a brand new design for the Mate X2, the teaser picture exhibits the telephone from the facet open at an angle, with a glow on the within of the hinge. The image can be a reference to the timing of the occasion, which can happen at 8PM China time (7AM ET) on February twenty second.
Right here’s the total teaser picture:
The announcement will coincide with Cellular World Congress Shanghai subsequent week, which has swapped its conventional summer season slot with the bigger Barcelona occasion. As of now, the GSM Affiliation nonetheless plans for MWC Barcelona to happen in particular person from June twenty eighth, however these plans might after all change relying on the pandemic state of affairs, and telephone corporations are prone to have deliberate new gadget launches for round February and March as ordinary.