Huawei Porsche Design Mate RS smartphone was launched in March 2018.Alongside this premium handset, Huawei released the ultra-extravagant Porsche Design Huawei Mate RS, which starts at €1,695 (roughly $2,091) and only gets pricier. On the inside, this is largely the same as the aforementioned P20 Pro, but with some gorgeous luxury touches that cements its appeal to the cashed-up few that’ll ultimately buy it.
The phone comes with a 6.00-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1440 pixels by 2880 pixels at a PPI of 538 pixels per inch.
The Huawei Porsche Design Mate RS is powered by 1.8GHz octa-core Kirin 970 processor and it comes with 6GB of RAM. The phone packs 256GB of internal storage. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Huawei Porsche Design Mate RS packs a 40-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 24-megapixel front shooter for selfies.
The Huawei Porsche Design Mate RS runs Android 8.1 Oreo and is powered by a 4000mAh. It measures 152.90 x 72.50 x 8.50 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 183.00 grams.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and NFC. Sensors on the phone include Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.
Inspiring Bold Curves
Enlightened by the PORSCHE RS that inspired by the racetrack, the PORSCHE DESIGN HUAWEI Mate RS comes alive with enhanced ergonomics, 8 smooth curves and 6 symmetrical surfaces. Watching the light and shade change and play on the surface, you’ll find it’s a masterpiece of excitement in the palm of your hand.
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Sophisticated craftsmanship has resulted in a beautiful double-sided glass body. The classic black and metallic touch on the back reimagine the elegance and dominance of a PORSCHE RS. Built with customised UI, it is breathtaking for both internal and external design.
Smart Start. Unleash Your Passion
The pioneering in-screen fingerprint design unleashes a revolution in unlocking. Floating your finger wakes up the device and touching to unlock the smartphone is as fast as lightning. Two actions at one go. The dual fingerprint identification in both front and back are also easy keys to switch separate mobile spaces, a new level of privacy.
See More With AI
PORSCHE DESIGN HUAWEI Mate RS features the Leica Triple Camera. The innovating 40 MP lens captures more details; the 5x Hybrid Zoom supports clear viewing at long distances; and the breakthrough HUAWEI AIS technology is brilliant in low light. Powered by Master AI, the intelligent photography is taken to a new level.
Ultimate Performance Powered by AI
Inspired by the pursuit of maximum dynamics and precision of a PORSCHE RS car, the PORSCHE DESIGN HUAWEI Mate RS—driven by the Kirin 970 AI processor—takes high performance to the next level. Breakthroughs in mobile AI allow the EMUI system to evolve and learn to better understand your needs to respond faster to every task.
Cool Under Pressure
Fast-paced days require a powerful charge. The 4000 mAh battery* and TÜV Safety Certified HUAWEI SuperCharge* with intelligent power saving will meet every need. A whisper quiet, fan-less and wireless quick charging design keeps you cool under pressure.
If you’re the type of person who’d stump for a gold-plated iPhone, or something similarly obscene, this is the handset for you. But at the same time, Huawei and Porsche Design have managed to craft something that’s ultra-luxurious while avoiding being gaudy. That’s quite an accomplishment.
For everyone else, there are much more appropriate offerings.