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  Reply # 2114192 26-Oct-2018 07:58
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freitasm: I have one waiting for me in the office since Wed but I worked from home the whole week... Collecting it today.

 

Hmmm. I have to call you out on this one @freitasm. Are you really a geek? Leaving brand new hardware at the office all week is a crime.... yell





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  Reply # 2114193 26-Oct-2018 08:07
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@freitasm: I have one waiting for me in the office since Wed but I worked from home the whole week... Collecting it today.


direct from Huawei i assume?





 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 2114240 26-Oct-2018 08:42
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nzskater: Thanks for that. Retard moment on my part; looked at the product on their site and not through the site itself.

A pity about the colours available - would order one of it came in blue.


The green look very nice in real life. It also has the hyper-optical display pattern.

Btw I made a little video showing the.4k AIS in action.
There is quite a bit of warping at the edges especially when i am turning (which doesn't happen when I am filming with the ultra wide angle lens) but I am pretty impressed by the AIS otherwise and hopefully they can minimise the warping effect in future firmware

https://youtu.be/uWND8MyZUjk

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  Reply # 2114249 26-Oct-2018 09:14
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hio77:
nakedmolerat:
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went and played with the green model today

 

It's actually not a bad green. come faster thursday ;)

 



does spark version comes with spark login splash screen and preloaded apps?


I didn't reboot it. Looked real clean for a display unit though do font think so


i hope someone can confirm or deny this.






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  Reply # 2114250 26-Oct-2018 09:21
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@hairy1:

 

freitasm: I have one waiting for me in the office since Wed but I worked from home the whole week... Collecting it today.

 

Hmmm. I have to call you out on this one @freitasm. Are you really a geek? Leaving brand new hardware at the office all week is a crime.... yell

 

 

I can haz it. Setting up now...

 

 

 





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  Reply # 2114266 26-Oct-2018 09:51
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Just received this also and thought I'd pop it onto YouTube as an unlisted video for everyone here to enjoy as it is quite neat.

"To celebrate the launch of their new Mate 20 Series smartphones Huawei lit up the world’s tallest building, Burj Khalifa, yesterday."

 





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  Reply # 2114268 26-Oct-2018 09:55
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nzskater: Thanks for that. Retard moment on my part; looked at the product on their site and not through the site itself.

A pity about the colours available - would order one of it came in blue.

 

 

 

Green doesn't look great in photos, but it looks a lot better in real life.

 

Annoying that NZ never gets that twilight colour though.


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  Reply # 2114279 26-Oct-2018 10:15
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Snackos:

 

nzskater: Thanks for that. Retard moment on my part; looked at the product on their site and not through the site itself.

A pity about the colours available - would order one of it came in blue.

 

 

 

Green doesn't look great in photos, but it looks a lot better in real life.

 

Annoying that NZ never gets that twilight colour though.

 

 

 

 

Nova3 has twilight.

 

 

 

But for Mate 20 Pro, I've compared the two side by side...  green looks better than twilight in my opinion. Also green has the new hyper-optical display pattern finish which the twilight doesn't have


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  Reply # 2114283 26-Oct-2018 10:19
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I do not warm to marketing terms. Hyper-optical hyperbolic noise.

Will go check out the green today at some point.

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  Reply # 2114351 26-Oct-2018 11:15
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nakedmolerat:

 

hio77:
nakedmolerat:
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went and played with the green model today

 

It's actually not a bad green. come faster thursday ;)

 



does spark version comes with spark login splash screen and preloaded apps?


I didn't reboot it. Looked real clean for a display unit though do font think so


i hope someone can confirm or deny this.

 

 

I've asked the product folk here, they have told me it's got no banding in it.





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  Reply # 2114366 26-Oct-2018 12:15
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The Mate 20 Pro I just looked at in Noel Leeming looked like it was blue. Strange because I thought we were only getting green or black.
Just a dual SIM tray that can be used for 2 X SIMs or 1xSIM + 1 SD Card. When I asked about nano-SD all I got was a blank stare. Hopefully 128GB internal would be enough anyway.




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  Reply # 2114370 26-Oct-2018 12:33
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Dingbatt: The Mate 20 Pro I just looked at in Noel Leeming looked like it was blue. Strange because I thought we were only getting green or black.
Just a dual SIM tray that can be used for 2 X SIMs or 1xSIM + 1 SD Card. When I asked about nano-SD all I got was a blank stare. Hopefully 128GB internal would be enough anyway.

 

 

 

it's a turquoise colour





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  Reply # 2114420 26-Oct-2018 13:24
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How are some people getting their units early? jealousy ensuing.


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