Huawei has already confirmed that the Mate 10 series of smartphones will be made official on October 16. So far, we know the standard Mate 10 is internally codenamed as Marcel, while the Pro variant is Blanc. Now, thanks to new information leaked by @evleaks, we can tell you that there’s another model in the series that carries the code-name Alps.
Huawei Mate 10 ‘Alps’ and ‘Blanc’ variants detailed https://t.co/NojruBIzIB pic.twitter.com/1MrF13MKVS
Evan Blass (@evleaks) September 8, 2017
Specs for Blanc and Alps have leaked as well. Starting with the former, it’s powered by the recently-unveiled Kirin 970 SoC, and sports a 5.99-inch display with 1,440 x 2,880 pixel resolution. RAM is 6GB, while internal memory options include 64GB and 128GB.
The model features a dual rear-camera set-up (12MP+20MP) co-developed with Leica, and an 8MP front shooter. It is 7.5-mm thick, packs in a 4,000mAh battery, and run Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box. Some other features it offers include IP68 water and dust certification and an LTE Cat. 16 modem.
Coming to Alps, it’s also powered by the same SoC, but sports a 5.88-inch (2,560 x 1,440 pixel) display. Unlike Blanc’s 18:9, Alps offers an aspect ratio of 16:9, indicating the device might be a Lite variant.
Some of the other changes (when compared to Blanc) include 4GB RAM, no 128GB storage option, 8.23mm thickness, and LTE Cat. 12 modem.