Huawei Mate 20 Pro is an iconic square combining Leica Triple Camera and one flash inherits the Mate series’ central and simple camera design concept to create an aesthetic signature.
In this article, I will take you through the complete review of this amazing smartphone. Huawei is the world second biggest phone producer after Samsung that still compete with Apple despite being out of US market. We can see that in this latest Huawei Mate 20 Pro that has as an in-display fingerprint sensor 40MP primary camera sensor and a 2K curved OLED screen. Huawei Mate 20 Pro powered by the proprietary Kirin 980 chipset .
Let’s take a look at the specs of Huawei Mate 20 Pro
|Display||6.39” (19.5:9), 2K+ (3120×1440 / 539 PPI) OLED|
|Software||Android 9 Pie (with EMUI 9.0)|
|CPU||Huawei Kirin 980|
|Storage||128GB (NM card expandable up to 256GB)|
|Rear Cameras||40MP wide angle (f/1.8) — 20 MP ultra wide angle (f/2.2) — 8 MP telephoto (f/2.4) — with laser focus, phase focus, contrast focus, and AIS (Huawei AI Image Stabilization)|
|Front Cameras||24MP (f/2.0)|
|Connectivity||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (wave2), 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz, Bluetooth 5.0, BLE, SBC, AAC, aptX, aptX HD, LDAC and HWA Audio|
|Other||3D laser depth sensors for face unlock, in-display fingerprint sensor, wireless charging, reverse wireless charging, USB Type-C, IP68 rating|
|Dimensions & weight||72.3 x 157.8 x 8.6 mm — 189g|
|Price||€1,049 (around $1,200) / £899 (₦436,344)|
|Design||Notch aside, the Mate 20 Pro is thin and sleek, somehow fitting in 4 cameras, depth sensors, and a huge battery into a very small frame.|
|Cameras||Like the P20 Pro, the triple camera setup makes for some of the best photos on a smartphone.|
|Performance||With a 7nm Kirin 980 chip every bit as powerful as a Snapdragon 845 (probably more so) and 6GB of RAM, this phone struggles with nothing.|
|Battery life||The massive 4,200mAh capacity doesn’t disappoint — some people will be able to get 2 days out of it — and the 40W charger is way faster than anything else out there.|
The most interesting part of Huawei Mate 20 Pro is the camera. Having a triple-lens system, including a 40-megapixel camera, 8-megapixel telephoto lens, and a 20-megapixel ultra-wide lens, which collectively forms a distinctive-looking square on the rear of the phone. The Mate 20 Pro allows highly detailed macro shots if you are looking for one.
Design and Hardware
The Huawei Mate 20 Pro came with a 6.39-inch, 19.5:9 display and a face unlock-enabling 3D depth sensors. It also comes with aluminum frame and glass back together which lend a reassuring weight to the phone without it feeling too heavy, and considering three cameras and a 4,200mAh battery which have been specifically built and designed to suit the smart device. The OLED panel is of the highest quality. It is bright, clear, and can be favorably compared to the market-leading display in the Galaxy Note9.
Alongside the phone, comes a 40W SuperCharge power brick, USB-A to C cable, USB-C earphones, a USB-C to 3.5mm headphone jack adapter, and (depending on the region) a TPU case. Although cheap and cheerful, the earphones don’t sound too bad, and the inline remote can be used with the inbuilt Google Assistant.
Huawei Mate 20 Pro Color
The Mate 20 Pro comes in a different colors which includes pink gold, midnight blue,emerald green, twilight, and black. The beautiful Emerald Green and Midnight Blue variants comes with a ‘Hyper Optical Pattern’ stripes, that gives them a more matte look and conceals fingerprints better . When you look at the display and colored aluminum frame finely curved shape of this device with it’s very easy to mistake the Huawei Mate 20 Pro for a Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus .
Price And Availability
The price and availability of Huawei Mate 20 Pro varies depending on your location but the average price is €1,049 (around $1,200) / £899 (₦436,344). You can use Amazon to check for the availability. For Nigerians or other Sub-Saharan African Countries, try using Jumia to check for the availability.
That’s it on Huawei Mate 20 Pro specs, features, availability and price.
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