The Mate 10 series is arguably one of the best Huawei series to date. Packed with high-end features such as dual Leica cameras and Huawei’s own Kirin 970 SoC. But not everything comes down to cameras and processing power. Here are some features that you may not know about the Mate 10 series.

Use the Mate 10 as a powerbank

Is your friend’s smartphone low on battery? Well, the Mate 10 can act as a powerbank by via a USB Type-C cable and selecting Reverse Charging on USB settings.

Taking screenshots are easy

Most smartphones have some kind of screen capture ability be it by pressing the volume down and power button or the menu button. The Mate 10 streamlines this feature by allowing you to take screenshots by just using your knuckle.

Speak and you shall find

Everyone has lost their smartphone every once in a while. The Huawei Mate 10 makes finding your smartphone easy by just using your voice.

Control your air conditioning with only a smartphone

The Mate 10 series can act as a remote for your air conditioner by using its built-in IR blaster.

Translate everything

Due to the Kirin 970’s focus on AI, the Mate 10 can act as a portable translator whenever you’re traveling to a foreign place. If you can’t understand a certain countries’ writing, then you’ll only need to tap your Mate 10 to get a translation.

The Huawei Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro are now available for PhP 33,000 and PhP 38,990, respectively. The Mate 10 Pro is also available via Globe post-paid plans under ThePLAN 1999.