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Huawei Mate RS Porsche Design

Specifications

Huawei Mate RS Porsche Design
Huawei Mate RS Porsche Design (Mate Series)
Graphics adapter
Memory
6144 MB 
Display
6 inch 18:9, 2880 x 1440 pixel 537 PPI, Capacitive, OLED, High contrast: 90000:1 (Typical), 16.7 M colours, Colour saturation (NTSC): 121% (Typical), glossy: yes
Storage
256 GB NVMe, 256 GB 
Connections
Audio Connections: 3.5mm, NFC, Sensors: In-screen Fingerprint Sensor, Rear Fingerprint Sensor, G-Sensor, Gyroscope sensor, Compass, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity sensor, Hall sensor, Barometer, Infrared remote control, USB-C
Networking
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (a/b/g/n/ac), Bluetooth 4.2, GSM / EDGE: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz, UMTS (WCDMA): Band1 / 2 / 4 / 5 / 6 / 8 / 19, TD-LTE: Band34 / 38 / 39 / 40, FDD-LTE: Band1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 6 / 7 / 8 / 9 / 12 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 / 26 / 28, Dual SIM, GPS
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 8.5 x 152.9 x 72.5 ( = 0.33 x 6.02 x 2.85 in)
Battery
4000 mAh, Talk time 3G (according to manufacturer): 22 h, Standby 3G (according to manufacturer): 420 h
Operating System
Android 8.1 Oreo
Camera
Primary Camera: 40 MPix Leica Triple Camera: 40 MP (RGB, f/1.8 aperture) + 20 MP (Monochrome, f/1.6 aperture) + 8 MP (Telephoto, f/2.4 aperture), 5x Hybrid Zoom
Secondary Camera: 24 MPix f/2.0
Additional features
Keyboard: Virtual
Weight
183 g ( = 6.46 oz / 0.4 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 86.33% - good
Average of 9 scores (from 28 reviews)
price: - %, performance: - %, features: 95%, display: - % mobility: - %, workmanship: - %, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Huawei Mate RS Porsche Design

Porsche Design Huawei Mate RS review: Is it worth that premium?
Source: Android Authority English
The 256GB Huawei Mate RS has a European price of 1,695 euros, compared to the P20 Pro’s 899 euro (~$1,050) price tag. Meanwhile, readers in the U.K. can expect to pay 1,500 pounds (~$1,980). Up the ante to 512GB and you’ll be paying 2,095 euros (~$2,450). It’s unclear if the U.K. will receive the 512GB model.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 07/08/2018
Huawei's Porsche Design Mate RS has crazy specs for sky high price
Source: CNet English
In my brief time with the phone, I loved the design aesthetic and high-end features, but the jaw-dropping price made me worried about accidentally dropping the phone, which wouldn't be cheap to replace.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/01/2018
60% Huawei Mate RS
Source: Trusted Reviews English
A largely excellent high-end smartphone that’s let down by gremlins. You should expect better when spending this amount of cash.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 05/18/2018
Rating: Total score: 60%
90% Porsche Design Huawei Mate RS review
Source: Techradar English
The Mate RS comes with more optional storage than any phone before it, a new cooling system and an in-screen fingerprint scanner. The rest is basically a Huawei P20 Pro in a Porsche Design body. So yes, this phone is incredibly expensive, but unlike many luxury items, it delivers both style and substance.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 04/17/2018
Rating: Total score: 90%
Porsche Design Huawei Mate RS preview
Source: Trusted Reviews English
Featuring a beautiful design, insane amounts of storage and a few nifty additions, like wireless charging, the Mate RS is what the P20 Pro should have been. But, the price is ridiculous, even by top-end phone standards, and means that most people won’t be able to pick one up without selling a kidney. Even if you do have the cash to blow, I’d still recommend holding onto it until I’ve used it for a little longer and can comment on what it’s really like to live with.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 04/15/2018
Porsche Design Huawei Mate RS initial review: In technological pole position?
Source: Pocket Lint English
The Porsche Design Huawei Mate RS arrives at a really interesting time. With little to no "luxury" phone brands in existence - Vertu has fallen by the wayside - and a true focus on design and technology innovation (that doesn't depend on 24 carat gold or 150,000 Swarkovski crystals), there's a lot to impress.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/12/2018
Opinion: The Huawei Mate RS Porsche Design is THE Luxury Smartphone to beat but needs these 3 things to be perfect
Source: Tech Nave English
Luxury smartphones have traditionally been expensive devices that don't really deliver when it comes to performance or technological innovation (the currently deceased Vertu, etc.). However, Huawei's recent Mate RS Porsche Design smartphone is breaking the mould by not only delivering best in class performance but also utilizing the latest components generally not used in consumer devices due to their higher cost instead of just relying on premium materials.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/30/2018
Porsche Design Huawei Mate RS: Everything you want at triple the price
Source: Android Authority English
If you are like us and can’t afford to blow two months’ rent on a new smartphone, you’re probably pretty sad right now. But hey, today’s superphone is tomorrow’s normal phone. The very fact that a phone exists on the market with three cameras, an under-glass fingerprint sensor, 512GB of storage, and wireless charging, all in one, means that those features are coming soon to a more affordable device.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/28/2018
Huawei P20, P20 Pro and Mate RS hands-on review
Source: GSM Arena English
We are glad Huawei sprung into action and brought us two of the hottest flagships this season. The Mate RS was probably hotter still, but its price means it will always remain a niche product. It doesn't make it any less exciting, though.
Comparison, online available, Very Long, Date: 03/27/2018
Porsche Design Huawei Mate RS initial review: Stepping up a gear
Source: Pocket Lint English
There was once a time that a "luxury" phone often meant a compromise. There were any number of expensive handsets where the product didn't match the price and you were paying for the brand and perhaps an expensive finish. Not so with the Porsche Design Huawei Mate RS.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/27/2018

Foreign Reviews

Harter Konkurrent fürs Galaxy S9
Source: Chip.de German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/21/2018
Huaweis bestes Smartphone
Source: Chip.de German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/10/2018
90% Huawei Mate RS Porsche Design
Source: MobiFlip German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/01/2018
Rating: Total score: 90%
Huaweis bestes Smartphone
Source: Chip.de German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/28/2018
90% Einfach das aktuell beste Smartphone
Source: Android Pit German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/23/2018
Rating: Total score: 90%
Das teuerste Huawei-Smartphone aller Zeiten
Source: Android Pit German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/30/2018
Das teuerste Huawei-Smartphone aller Zeiten
Source: Android Pit German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/30/2018
Huawei Mate RS Porsche Design Huawei bringt 'besseres Galaxy S9'
Source: WinFuture German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/28/2018
92% Huawei Mate RS Porsche Design, análisis y opinión
Source: Computerhoy Spanish ES→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 07/07/2018
Rating: Total score: 92%
Análisis del Huawei Mate RS Porsche Design: un móvil de 1700 euros que es impresionante
Source: FAQsAndroid Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Impressive design; powerful hardware; high performance; excellent display. Negative: High price.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/09/2018
90% Recensione Mate RS Porsche Design: bellissimo ed esclusivo
Source: HDblog.it Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/26/2018
Rating: Total score: 90% features: 95%
90% Porsche Design Huawei Mate RS: semplicemente il miglior smartphone Android del momento
Source: AndroidPit.it Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 05/29/2018
Rating: Total score: 90%
Huawei Mate RS ha il lettore sotto il display e parte da 1695 euro | Anteprima
Source: HDblog.it Italian IT→EN
Positive: Nice design; solid workmanship; decent cameras; fast fingerprint sensor.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/27/2018
90% Test du Porsche Design Huawei Mate RS : tout simplement le meilleur smartphone Android du moment
Source: AndroidPit.fr French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/17/2018
Rating: Total score: 90%
Prise en main du Porsche Design Huawei Mate RS : le smartphone Huawei le plus cher de l'Histoire
Source: AndroidPit.fr French FR→EN
Positive: Powerful hardware; high performance; excellent display; good cameras. Negative: Expensive.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/29/2018
85% Все остальные смартфоны — для нищих! Обзор Huawei Mate RS Porsche Design за 135 тысяч рублей
Source: Ferra.ru RU→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 08/29/2018
Rating: Total score: 85%
Trên tay Huawei Mate RS Porsche Design: Siêu smartphone giá lên đến 60 triệu
Source: The Gioididong VN→EN
Positive: Powerful hardware; high performance; premium design; solid workmanship; excellent display; top cameras. Negative: Expensive.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/28/2018
Test Huawei Mate RS Porsche Design
Source: Tek.no NO→EN
Positive: Fast fingerprint sensor; long battery life; wireless charging; decent cameras; nice display. Negative: Relatively high price.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 04/28/2018

Comment

ARM Mali-G72 MP12: Integrated graphics card from ARM with 12 cores based on the 2nd generation of the Bifrost architecture. Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
Kirin 970: ARM based octa-core SoC with 4x Cortex-A73 (up to 2.4 GHz) and 4x Cortex A53 (up to 1.8) Ghz. Furthermore, it integrates a fast LTE modem with up to 1.2 GBit/s.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
6":

This display is quite big for a smartphone but frequently used for smartphones.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.  

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
0.183 kg:

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.


Huawei: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. is a Chinese company founded in 1987 with focus on telecommunications hardware and 170000 employees. In the first quarter of 2016, Huawei had a market share of 8.2% in the smartphone market, making it the third-largest smartphone manufacturer in the world. Compared to the same quarter of 2015, Huawei increased its market share by more than 58%.
In 2014, Huawei created the sub brand Honor and offers certain smartphone series under this name. The name Huawei is usually not listed for these products.
There are a lot of reviews on Huawei phones with slightly above average ratings (as of 2016).
86.33%: This is a good rating above average. Nevertheless you should not forget, that 10-15% of all notebook-models get a better rating.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Huawei Y5 Prime 2018
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Huawei Y6 Prime 2018
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Huawei Y7 2018
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Huawei Y7 Pro 2018
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Huawei Nova 3e
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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2018-04- 4)