EE to offer to Huawei Mate 20 X 5G

May 16th 2019 – EE, the UK’s largest mobile network, today announced that it will be bringing Huawei’s first 5G phone, the Huawei Mate 20 X 5G to the UK.

The Mate 20 X 5G is Huawei’s new flagship handset, designed to provide a truly immersive gaming experience with its 7.2 inch OLED screen and turbo 2.0 GPU technology – which is perfect for making the most of high definition video over EE’s 5G network. The Mate 20 X 5G also features the world’s first liquid multi-dimensional cooling system and an ultra-long lasting 4200mAh battery, that can charge 70% in 30 minutes, alongside Huawei’s AI powered Triple Camera.

Huawei Mate 20 X 5G customers will be able to connect to EE’s 5G network when it is switched on in 16 UK cities in 2019. The first launch cities will be the UK’s four capital cities – London, Cardiff, Edinburgh and Belfast – and Birmingham and Manchester.

As well as the six launch cities, through 2019 EE will also be introducing 5G across the busiest parts of ten more UK cities: Glasgow, Newcastle, Liverpool, Leeds, Hull, Sheffield, Nottingham, Leicester, Coventry and Bristol.

For customers wanting to find out more about the Huawei Mate 20 X 5G on EE, they can register their interest at where further information on pricing and availability will be announced at a later date.

EE will also be bringing the previously unveiled Huawei 5G CPE Pro 5G home router and the Huawei Mate X 5G folding smartphone to the UK.


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EE is the largest and most advanced mobile operator in the UK, delivering mobile and fixed communications services to its customers. EE is part of BT’s Consumer business unit which provides products and services to all of BT’s consumer customers in the UK. EE runs the UK's biggest and fastest mobile network, offering superfast 4G in more places than any other operator after pioneering the UK's first superfast 4G mobile service in October 2012. Today, EE’s retail presence exceeds more than 600 shops across the UK.

EE has received extensive independent recognition, including being ranked the UK's best overall network by RootMetrics®; Best Network for five years in a row at the Mobile Choice Awards; Best Network at the 2015, 2016 and 2018 Mobile News Awards; Best Consumer Network at the 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 Mobile Industry Awards; as well as Fastest Network and Best Network Coverage at the 2017 uSwitch Mobile Awards.

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