PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Chinese phone maker Huawei has unveiled a foldable 5G-enable phone. The Mate X was revealed on the eve of the Mobile World Congress, a gathering of the mobile industry in Barcelona.READ MORE: Fourth Of July Weekend Weather: Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued For Most Of Philadelphia Region
The Mate X’s screen wraps around the outside so users can still view it when it’s closed.
When open, the screen is eight inches diagonally, making it the size of a small tablet.READ MORE: Workers At Atlantic City's Hard Rock Casino Reach Tentative Agreement With Employer To Avoid Strike
The cheapest version will sell for $2,600. It’s set to go on sale by mid-year.MORE NEWS: Man Shot, Killed In North Philadelphia: Police