The invitation to the press comes nearly two months ahead of the event.
Mate 10 Pro, a phone with a 6-inch display, an AI-enabled chip and premium design to the US market with AT&T and Verizon Wireless. Both carriers, however, called out the deal in the last minute due to alleged pressure from the US Government over worries that Huawei might pose a security threat to the nation.Most recently, Huawei tried to launch its high-end
Nonetheless, Huawei has grown tremendously in the past few years. The company is now the world's third largest phone maker, after Samsung (number one in volume, second in revenue) and Apple (number two in volume, but first in revenue).
The Huawei P20 and P20 Plus are expected to come as successors to last year's P10 and P10 Plus. Rumored features include a wild, 3-camera setup and a further investment in the company's AI chip. Huawei also makes its own Kirin series of chips, competitors to Qualcomm's Snapdragon, and it is expected to have the most powerful one in the new P20 series.