Huawei Pocket S Launches with Snapdragon 778G

Huawei had an event today where they launched the Pocket S foldable, the cheapest clamshell foldable smartphone currently on the market. It’s like a cheaper version of the P50 Pocket which was launched late last year.

The new device has a 6.9-inch foldable OLED display, a resolution of 2,790 x 1,188 pixels, and a 120Hz refresh rate. it also offers 10-bit colors. There is also a round 1.04-inch display at the back of the device. The selfie camera is a 10.7 MP shooter housed in a hole punch at the top of the screen.

The Huawei Pocket S comes with a Snapdragon 778G processor, aided by 8GB and 128GB/256GB/512GB of RAM and internal storage. It features a flexible graphite heat dissipation system to help with overheating. Harmony OS 3 covers the software of this device.

Turning to the back of the Pocket S, you are greeted with a dual main camera setup comprising a 40 MP main camera sensor and a 13 MP ultra-wide camera. this combination makes up for the great normal and wide-angle shots taken with this clamshell foldable.

For your daily dose of power, you get a 4000 mAh battery which supports 40W fast charging. The foldable phone is offered in Obsidian Black, Frost Silver, Mint Green, Sakura Pink, Primrose Gold, and Ice Crystal Blue.

Huawei Pocket S in different colors

The Huawei Pocket S has starting prices of CNY 5,988 ($822) for the 128GB unit, CNY 6,488 ($890) if you want one with 256GB storage, while the 512GB unit is priced at CNY 7,488 ($1,028). All sales will begin on the 10th of November.


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