Huawei Mate 10 Pro launched in South Africa

Huawei has launched its new Mate 10 smartphones in South Africa – the Mate 10 Pro and Mate 10 Porsche Design. Both Mate 10 devices sport the manufacturer’s new Kirin 970 processor, which boasts powerful performance and an embedded AI processor. Huawei said the device’s neural network processing unit, combined with its HiAI mobile computing platform, allows the Kirin 970 to deliver up to 25-times better performance and 50-times greater energy efficiency for AI-related tasks when compared to four Cortex-A73 cores.


The chip’s dual-image sensor offers AI-powered photography, and all Mate 10 models sport a dual rear camera system consisting of 12MP colour and 20MP monochrome sensors.

The Mate 10 Porsche Design and Mate 10 Pro also feature a 2,160 x 1,080 AMOLED screen. Huawei’s Mate 10 Pro and Porsche Design smartphones are now available for pre-order and are priced as follows:

  • Huawei Mate 10 Porsche Design- R26,999
  • Huawei Mate 10 Pro – R17,999

The Huawei Mate 10 Pro is available from Vodacom, Telkom, MTN, and Cell C. The Mate 10 Porsche Design is available from MTN and Telkom.


Mate 10 Porsche Design

Mate 10 Pro

Dimensions 154.2 x 74.5 x 7.9 mm 154.2 x 74.5 x 7.9 mm
Weight 178g 178g
OS Android 8.0 with EMUI 8.0 Android 8.0 with EMUI 8.0
Display 6? (1,080 x 2,160) HDR10 6? (1,080 x 2,160) HDR10
Rear camera 12MP RGB + 20MP Mono f/1.6 12MP RGB + 20MP Mono f/1.6
Front camera 8MP f/2.0 8MP f/2.0
Storage 256GB 128GB
Processor Kirin 970 Kirin 970
Graphics Mali G72 Mali G72
Battery 4,000mAh 4,000mAh
Durability IP67 IP67
Biometrics Fingerprint Fingerprint
Price R26,999 R17,999

Huawei Mate 10 Pro

Huawei Mate 10 Porsche Design

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