Huawei Mate X5 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Discover all the technical specs of the Huawei Mate X5 - from its camera and display to performance and battery life.
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Huawei Mate X5 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons
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Huawei Mate X5 is a 2023 smartphone. It measures 156.9x141.5x5.3 mm and weighs 243 g. It has a Foldable OLED display measuring 7.85" inches. The resolution is 2224 x 2496 and 426 ppi pixel density.

There is Single front camera with 8 MP. The main camera is Triple with 50 MP.

It runs on Octa-core (1x2.62 GHz Cortex-A720 & 3x2.15 GHz Cortex-A720 & 4x1.53GHz Cortex-A510) CPU with 512GB 12GB RAM, 512GB 16GB RAM, 1TB 16GB RAM memory. The battery is 5060 mAh.

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Huawei Mate X5 specs

General specs

Brand and model

Huawei Mate X5

Release date

2023, September 08


156.9x141.5x5.3 mm (6.18 x 5.57 x 0.21 in)


243 g (8.57 oz)

Body build

Glass front, glass back or eco leather back, aluminum frame


Black, White, Purple, Dark Green, Gold


5060 mAh, Silicon-carbon, non-removable - China only



Foldable OLED


capacitive touchscreen

Display colors


Screen size

7.85" inc

Screen area

197.5 cm2

Screen format


Screen to body ratio


Screen resolution

2224 x 2496 px

PPI /points per inch/

426 PPI

Screen protection

Kunlun Glass (cover display only)

Other - 120Hz
-Cover display:
-OLED, 120Hz, 6.4 inches, 1080 x 2504 pixels

Camera and Video

Rear camera, main

50 MP, Triple

Camera specs

-50 MP, f/1.8, 23mm (wide), PDAF, Laser AF, OIS
-12 MP, f/3.4, 125mm (periscope telephoto), PDAF, OIS, 5x optical zoom
-13 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), AF


LED flash, panorama, HDR

Video 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60fps, gyro-EIS
Front (selfie) camera

8 MP, Single


8 MP, f/2.4, (wide)
Cover camera:
8 MP, f/2.4, (wide)


HDR, panorama

Video 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps


Operating system OS

HarmonyOS 4.0 (China), EMUI (Europe), no Google Play Services


Kirin 9000S (7 nm)

Other models with the same chipset include: Huawei nova 12 Pro, Huawei Mate 60 RS Ultimate, Huawei Mate X5, Huawei Mate 60 Pro+, Huawei Mate 60, Huawei Mate 60 Pro
Processor CPU

- Octa-core (1x2.62 GHz Cortex-A720 & 3x2.15 GHz Cortex-A720 & 4x1.53GHz Cortex-A510)

Graphics processor GPU

- Maleoon 910 GPU

External memory

NM (Nano Memory), up to 256GB (uses shared SIM slot)

Internal memory

512GB 12GB RAM, 512GB 16GB RAM, 1TB 16GB RAM


Antutu 9 Score 766897 (Rank 225 of 1313)

Communication and Connectivity

SIM card Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Network GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5G
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA, LTE-A, 5G
Edge Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
GPS GPS (L1+L5), GLONASS (L1), BDS (B1I+B1c+B2a+B2b), GALILEO (E1+E5a+E5b), QZSS (L1+L5), NavIC (L5)
USB USB Type-C 3.1, DisplayPort 1.2, OTG
Bluetooth 5.2, A2DP, LE

Music and Audio

Radio No
Headphone jack No

Other features

- Sensors - Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, altimeter, color spectrum , Infrared port
- BDS Satellite Calling and Message
- 66W Fast charging
-50W Wireless charging
-7.5W Reverse wireless charging
- IPX8 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 min)
-Stylus support (both displays)
Disclaimer: The information provided here is based on publicly available information and official specifications from Huawei. While every effort has been made to provide accurate and reliable information, readers should be aware that specifications are subject to change and updates from Huawei may not be reflected.

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Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor is a technology expert and journalist based in the UK. With a degree in Computer Science from the University of Birmingham, he provides insightful analysis and expert reviews of the latest smartphones and technology. His technical expertise, passion for technology and years of experience make him a trusted source in the industry.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Huawei Mate X5 was around after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2023, September 08.
The weight of the Huawei Mate X5 is 243 g.
The screen size of the Huawei Mate X5 is 7.85" inches.
The size of the Huawei Mate X5 is 156.9x141.5x5.3 mm (HxWxD).

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Model Huawei
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iPhone 15 Pro Max
Mate X3
Galaxy Z Fold5
Year 2023 2023 2023 2023
Screen 6.82 "
6.7 "
LTPO Super Retina XDR OLED
7.85 "
Foldable OLED
7.6 "
Foldable Dynamic AMOLED 2X
Camera Triple
48 MP
48 MP
50 MP
50 MP
Weight 225 gr 221 gr 239 gr 253 gr
Battery 5000 mah 4441 mah 4800 mah 4400 mah
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