Tonight, Huawei will raise the curtains on its hotly anticipated Mate 20 Pro smartphone in fancy-town London. If you’re keen to follow the launch from Australia, the good news is that you don’t need to wake up at an ungodly hour. Here are the details and live stream.
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The Huawei Mate 20 event will kick off on 17 October 2018 at 12:00am AEDT. The whole thing should wrap up by 12:45am, which isn’t nearly as bad as most of these product launches. (Pixel 3 was 2am, for instance.)
There’s a lot of buzz around this smartphone which is expected to improve upon the P20 Pro’s award-winning camera. To follow the live stream, simply click on the video above from 11:30-ish. Alternatively, we’ll be bringing you the local pricing and availability in a separate article.