It’s another milestone for Huawei, as its foldable smartphone, the Mate X, has won the prestigious “Best Connected Mobile Device of Mobile World Congress 2019” award, thanks to its innovative Falcon Wing mechanical hinge, 5G communication capability, innovative human-smartphone interaction, and SuperCharge technology.
This special and most coveted award is given by the organizer GSMA for newly released or soon-to-be-listed mobile products, and represents the highest recognition in pioneering future technologies. Huawei also won a number of other GSMA GLOMO awards, including “Best Smartphone of the Year” for the Huawei Mate 20 Pro.
“Our congratulations to all of the winners and nominees of the GSMA’s GLOMO Awards 2019. The GLOMO’s are a testament to the incredible innovation and ingenuity shaping our industry and it is truly an outstanding achievement to have been selected by our esteemed judging panels. We thank all of our entrants, judges, sponsors and partners for supporting the 2019 GLOMO’s.”
– John Hoffman, CEO, GSMA Ltd.
“It has been one of the most exciting and keenly contested years in for Best New Connected Mobile Device at MWC 2019 as can be seen in the shortlist. In a group of standout devices, the judges felt that Huawei Mate X showed more innovation and helped move the smartphone category into a new era. The combination of a folding screen and the inclusion of 5G impressed the judges in a very closely fought award.”
– GSMA Judges
“On behalf of our entire team at Huawei, I would like to thank the GSMA, including Mr. John Hoffman, its CEO and Director, and his team for this award. We are very excited and honored. This year, 5G is on – including the devices, the networks, the chipsets – all coming together online. 2019 is the year in which we transform the way we connect, bringing new and incredible possibilities to all our lives. Thank you again.”
– Kevin Ho, President of Handset Business, Huawei Consumer Business Group
The Huawei Mate X is the world’s fastest 5G foldable phone which uses a high strength flexible OLED panel, the Falcon Wing Mechanical Hinge, the Balong 5000 modem chipset, and a potent 4,500mAh battery with support for 55W Super Charge.
Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.