Huawei’s ‘new’ P30 Professional ships with Android 10 regardless of US commerce ban


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Beleaguered Chinese language tech large has taken the wraps of a sort-of new P30 Professional that may ship with Google’s newest cell OS Android 10. 

In a present of defiance towards the present ban on US firms like Google and Microsoft from supplying tech to Huawei, the corporate’s client enterprise CEO, Richard Yu, took the wraps off a brand new P30 Professional – a high-end 6.47-inch show smartphone with four-camera module launched earlier this yr. 

Notably, the system will ship with EMUI10, Huawei’s variation of Android 10, which Google unveiled final week. Yu introduced the brand new P30 Professional on the IFA convention in Berlin on Friday.

Technically, not a lot has modified from the one launched earlier this yr besides the colours. There’s now blue and lavender, and the identical rear that is shiny on the prime and matte on the backside. 

The brand new P30 Professional has a 40-megapixel important rear digicam, which Yu boasted outperformed the Galaxy Notice 10 Plus, at the moment rated by digicam benchmarking outfit DXOMark as having the perfect digicam in the marketplace.   

“Right now I convey you the brand new P30 Professional with a brand new distinctive design,” stated Yu in entrance of a display displaying the message that it’ll ship with Android 10.

The P30 Professional arrives forward of the launch of the flagship Mate 30 Professional on September 19, which may very well be the primary Huawei telephone to ship with out Android and different drawcard Google apps. 

Google final month revealed that its license exempting it from the export restrictions imposed on Huawei by the Division of Commerce’s Entity Listing nonetheless prevented it from supplying software program for brand spanking new merchandise. 

Subsequently, the 5G Mate 30 Professional might ship with out core Google providers. Huawei has been creating a backup OS referred to as Concord within the occasion Google can’t present its software program for Huawei gadgets. 

The division final month prolonged the interval for exceptions an extra 90 days following its preliminary ban on Huawei in Could. 

Yu additionally unveiled the Kirin 990 5G system on chip promising peak obtain speeds of two.3Gpbs and uploads speeds of 1.25Gbps. 


Huawei’s client enterprise CEO, Richard Yu, unveiled the brand new P30 Professional in entrance of a display saying it should ship with Android 10. 

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