Globe to offer Huawei Mate 30 Pro 5G in Postpaid plans

Here's how you can experience Globe's growing 5G network

Globe Telecom has announced that the Huawei Mate 30 Pro 5G will be available in their postpaid plans.

The new device is just the 5G variant of the earlier-released Huawei Mate 30 Pro. It sports a quad-rear camera setup led by two 40-megapixel lenses. The phone also boasts of its camera prowess with one of the highest scores so far with DxOMark at 121 points.

“Today is another milestone in our collaboration with Huawei that is consistently growing stronger,” Globe President and CEO Ernest Cu shared. “A few months back, we brought together 5G technology to Filipino homes, and now, we bring the most powerful and first-ever 5G capable smartphone in the country to our mobile customers.”

Huawei Mate 30 Pro 5G specs:

  • 6.53-inch 18.4:9 OLED FHD+ display, 2400 x 1176 px
    DCI-P3 HDR
    3D curved glass
  • 2.86GHz octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 990 5G 7nm chip
    16-Core Mali G-76 GPU
  • 8GB RAM
  • 256GB UFS Storage, expandable up to 256GB via Nano-Memory Card
  • Quad rear cameras:
    40MP Cine Camera f/1.8
    40MP SuperSensing f/1.6, OIS
    8MP Telephoto f/2.4, OIS, 3x optical zoom, 5x hybrid zoom, 30x digital zoom
    3D Leica Depth Sensing
  • Up to ISO 409600 (photo), ISO 51200 (Video), Dual OIS + AIS, Ultra Slow-motion (7680fps), 4K low-light Ultra-wide time-lapse video, 4K HDR+, 4K 60fps
  • Dual front camera:
    3D Depth Camera (for 3D Face unlock)
    32MP RGB Front camera
  • 5G
  • Dual-band WiFi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, NFC
  • In-screen fingerprint sensor
  • USB 3.1 Gen1 Type-C
  • IP68 water and dust resistance
  • EMUI 10 (Android 10)
  • 4,500mAh battery w/ Huawei SuperCharge support
    40W wired fast charging
    27W wireless fast charging
    Reverse wireless charging

Globe also will increase its spending to accelerate 5G growth in the country. ABS-CBN News reported that the Ayala-led telco will infuse Php63 billion into developing more 5G-ready areas this year.

“Amid competitive pressures and rising challenges in the operating environment, Globe continues to fulfill its long-term commitment to provide the Philippines with first-world internet connectivity,” Cu said.

The new Huawei Mate 30 Pro 5G is available for FREE via Globe ThePLATINUM 4999 Plan for existing and recontracting customers starting February 8, 2020. Globe also recommends the Mate 30 Pro 5G at ThePLAN 2499 with a Php16,800 Cash out.

Customers can also visit the Globe ICONIC and select Globe stores in Metro Manila to inquire about and experience the power of the device firsthand.

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