What's more, Massdrop, a service that slashes the price of a product when a certain number of people order it, is offering a whopping $100 discount on the Mate 10 Pro, which brings the price point to just $700.
As was previously announced last month, Huawei's new Mate 10 Pro is available to pre-order in the United States as of today, and it will ship beginning on February 18. The current retailer line-up includes Amazon, B&H, Newegg and Best Buy.
The Mate 10 Pro will start shipping on February 18th, during the weekend after Lunar New Year. Unfortunately, the mobile carriers already bowed out of selling the Huawei Mate 10 Pro with the urging of the government.
Huawei is touting the Mate 10 Pro as one of the early adaptors of the 5G network.
Those who are looking for a bit more flair must know that there's a Mate 10 Pro variant called Porsche Design, which costs $1,255. The Porsche Design edition comes with onboard storage of 256GB and a spruced-up all-glass shell.
"Featuring the world's first AI-enhanced processor with a dedicated Neural Network Processing Unit (NPU) in a smartphone, the HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro achieves new breakthroughs in computing capacity to deliver up to 25 times better performance and up to 50 times greater energy efficiency for AI-related tasks", Huawei said in a press release. The device is powered by a Kirin 970 CPU that was developed in-house, comes with a 4,000mAh battery.
On the back are dual cameras - 12 and 20 megapixels - with Leica optics that can record 4K-resolution video at 30 fps. That being said, we're here to take a closer look at the differences between the Huawei Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro, mainly their spec differences, as the two phones are quite similar in terms of the design, with a couple of obvious differences, read on. On the front, the Mate 10 Pro houses an 8-megapixel front-facing camera.
Initially the Mate 10 Pro will be available in Midnight Blue and Titanium Grey, but Huawei says Mocha Brown will also be an available option in the near future.