The new Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate phone has a 3 camera setup with a main lens of 64 MP, Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor chipset and a battery of 6000 mAh. On other side, the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate Huawei Mate 40 Pro+
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.78 in (inches) 6.76 in (inches)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 9000
Operating System ROG Gaming X Mode UI ROG Gaming X Mode UI
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels 1344 x 2772 pixels
RAM 18 GB (gigabytes) 12 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 512 GB (gigabytes) 256 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 64/13/5 MP 50/20/12/8/TOF MP
Front Camera 24 MP 13 MP
Battery 6000 mAh 4400 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.84 GHz Cortex-A78, 3 cores of 2.42 GHz Cortex-A78 and 3 cores of 1.8GHz Cortex-A55. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2840 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture,GameCool 3 cooling system,3D vapor chamber,Large graphite film and 6x larger heat sink. Running on ROG Gaming X Mode UI operating system.

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 is a better chipset processor than the Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 9000.

Meanwhile, the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ has a Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 9000, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 3.13 GHz ARM Cortex-A77, 3 cores of 2.54 GHz ARM Cortex-A77 and 4 cores of 2.05 GHz ARM Cortex-A55. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 3130 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. And it’s running on ROG Gaming X Mode UI OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate is carrying a Qualcomm Adreno 660,840 MHz (megahertz) gpu in the interior and the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ has the ARM Mali-G78,24 cores graphics processor.

Battery

The Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate battery capacity is 6000 mAh which is a 36.3% (percent) more powerful than the 4400 mAh offered by the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+. Some features include Fast charging, Non-removable, Dual-cell battery, Qualcomm Quick Charge 5.0 and Power Delivery 3.0.
The Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ battery include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, 50W Wireless Huawei SuperCharge and Huawei SuperCharge.

Screen

The smartphone is using a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2340 pixels and a screen size of 6.78 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ is featuring a Flex OLED display with 1344 x 2772 pixels and a screen size of 6.76 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate is a 0.2% bigger than Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate Huawei Mate 40 Pro+
106.87% NTSC 240Hz touch sampling rate
111.23% DCI-P3 88° Overflow Display
1200 cd/m² peak brightness 90Hz refresh rate
144 Hz refresh rate Capacitive
150.89% sRGB Corning Gorilla Glass
24.3 ms touch latency DCI-P3
300 Hz touch sampling rate HDR10+
800 cd/m² HBM brightness Multi-touch
Capacitive Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass Victus
DC Dimming
Delta-E < 1
Display manufacturer – Samsung
Eye Care Display
Glove touch support
HDR10+
Multi-touch
Oleophobic coating
Scratch resistant

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate is carrying a ram memory of 18 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 2750 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR5 and Double channel.

The Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ is coming with a 12 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 2133 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.
In the basic edition, the Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate gives a 50% more ram memory capacity than Huawei Mate 40 Pro+.

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate comes with or 512 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, the Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate gives a 100% more storage memory capacity than Huawei Mate 40 Pro+.

Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ gets you or 256 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate rear camera setup is composed by 3 lenses of 64/13/5 MP , the flash type is LED , a focal length and 35 mm:26.6 mm , carrying a sensor like Sony IMX686 Exmor RS , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.4 f/2.0 respectively.

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Meanwhile the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ rear camera comes with 5 lenses of 50/20/12/8/TOF MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length 35 mm:23 mm and aperture lens of f/1.9 f/1.8 f/2.4 f/4.4 respectively.

Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate Huawei Mate 40 Pro+
1080p @ 240 fps 100x digital zoom (#4)
2160p @ 120 fps 10x optical zoom (#4)
2×1 On-chip-lens phase detection autofocus 20x hybrid zoom (#4)
3-axis electronic image stabilization 720p @ 3840 fps
720p @ 480 fps Aperture size – f/1.8 (#2)
Angle of view – 125° (#2) Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3)
Aperture size – f/2.0 (#3) Aperture size – f/4.4 (#4)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2) Autofocus
Autofocus Color Temperature Sensor
Continuous shooting Continuous shooting
Digital image stabilization Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF)
Digital zoom Digital image stabilization
Exposure compensation Digital zoom
Face detection Exposure compensation
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 11 mm (#2) Face detection
Geotagging Fifth rear camera – TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera (depth sensing)
HDR Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 14 mm (#2)
ISO settings Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 240 mm (#4)
Macro mode Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 70 mm (#3)
Optical image stabilization Fourth rear camera – 8MP (telephoto)
Panorama Geotagging
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) HDR
Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning) ISO settings
Pro Video Mode Laser autofocus (LAF)
RAW Leica camera
Scene mode Macro mode
Secondary rear camera – 13 MP (ultra-wide angle) Octa Phase Detection AF
Self-timer OIS (#3)
Third rear camera – 5 MP (macro) OIS (#4)
Touch focus Optical image stabilization
White balance settings Optical zoom
Panorama
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
RYYB sensor
Scene mode
Secondary rear camera – 20 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Self-timer
Third rear camera – 12 MP (telephoto)
Touch focus
UltraVision camera
Vario-Summilux-H lens
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate comes with a 24 MP in the front.

The Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ has a 13 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate Huawei Mate 40 Pro+
24 MP 1080p @ 240fps
Aperture:f/2.5 13 MP
Face unlock Aperture:f/2.4
HDR Face unlock
Panorama HDR
Secondary front camera – TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera (depth sensing)
Sensor type:CMOS BSI (backside illumination)

Data network and speed connectivity/bandwidth

The mobile networks technologies improve the communication between devices, connectivity speed and files download/upload bandwidth depending of the place.

Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate Huawei Mate 40 Pro+
5G NSA 5G NSA
5G SA 5G SA
Built-in 5G modem EDGE
EDGE EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s)
GPRS GPRS
HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s) HSPA+
LTE Cat 20 LTE Cat 21
TD- TD-
TD-SCDMA TD-SCDMA
UMTS(384 kbit/s) UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate price is $1500 and the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ price tag is $1450

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