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Huawei presents the new Mate 8 smart-phone

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUOn Tuesday, 5 January, Huawei Consumer Business Group presented its latest smart-phone family – Mate 8 – at the Consumer Electronics Show 2016 in Las Vegas, USA.

The new business-class smart-phone focuses on increased processing power and energy efficiency. Mate 8 continues Huawei’s tradition – to produce high-quality products that meet the needs of consumers worldwide and encourage customer loyalty, as reported by Huawei.

Mate 8 is meant for modern-day professionals that are always on the move. The smart-phone has a powerful central processor, high-capacity battery and a modern design. Mate 8 was always intended to be a phone to be used to raise productivity of its user. The smart-phone’s software provides an experience that combines elegance and efficiency.

The device is fitted with a Kirin 950 micro-chip. The capacity of its central processor is increased by 100%, video card performance is increased by 125% and energy efficiency is increased by 70% in comparison with Kirin 925 micro-chip. The device’s design combines energy-efficiency with high processing capabilities. This is largely thanks to its 4x A72 2.3 GHz and 4x A53 1.8 GHz processors.

With a 4,000 mAh battery, the smart-phone can function for more than two days without recharging. The fast recharge function lets users charge up their phone for the whole day in just 30 minutes.

Mate 8 also has a fingerprint recognition function to help improve online shopping experience for its users. The smart-phone uses Fast Identity Online function and Android M to scan and save fingerprint data. Mate 8 also has built-in SD card protection that prevents its use without a password. If the device is lost or stolen, this system will not allow third parties to gain access to sensitive information and other valuable files stored in the device.

Huawei Mate 8 is also fitted with Super hands-free 3.0 technology, which allows the use of hands-free method in different conditions. For example, the user can maintain a clear telephone conversation while being three metres away from the device. Mate 8 has three built-in microphones that automatically detect and record voices from all directions. In addition, Mate 8 also offers document image correction to make texts easier to read from any angle.

Initially Mate 8 will be released in more than 30 countries. 3GB+32GB version will cost EUR 599 and 4GB+64GB version will cost EUR 699. Mate 8 will be available in four colours: champagne gold, moon silver, space grey and mocha coffee brown.

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