Huawei Mate 40 Pro Plus vs iPhone 12 Pro Max – Analysis, review, features and prices

The new Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ device has a 4 camera setup with a main lens of 50 MP, Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 9000 processor chipset and a battery of 4400 mAh. On other side, the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max also has awesome features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

Processor and Operating System

The Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ runs on Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 9000 chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 3.13 GHz ARM Corte core of -A77, 3 cores of 2.54 GHz ARM Corte cores of -A77 and 4 cores of 2.05 GHz ARM Corte cores of -A55. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 3130 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. Running on EMUI 1 with Huawei Mobile Services operating system.

The Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 9000 is a less powerful chipset processor than the Apple A14 Bionic.

Meanwhile, the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max has a Apple A14 Bionic, the second processor has a total of 6 cores composed by 2 cores of 2.65 GHz Firestorm and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz Icestorm. It has a maximum CPU frequency of . Some other special features include 64 bit architecture and Next‑generation Neural Engine. And it’s running on EMUI 1 with Huawei Mobile Services OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ is carrying a ARM Mali-G78,24 cores gpu in the interior and the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max has the Apple GPU,4 cores graphics processor.

Battery

The Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ battery capacity is 4400 mAh 25.7% (percent) more powerful than the 3500 mAh offered by the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max. Some features include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, 50W Wireless Huawei SuperCharge and Huawei SuperCharge.
The Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max battery include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, MagSafe wireless charging – 15W, Qi wireless charging – 7.5W and USB Power Delivery 3.0.

Screen

The device is using a Flex OLED display with 1344 x 2772 pixels and a screen size of 6.76 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max is featuring a OLED display with 1284 x 2778 pixels and a screen size of 6.7 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ is a 0.8% bigger than Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
240Hz touch sampling rate 1200 cd/m² peak brightness
88° Overflow Display 2000000:1
90Hz refresh rate 800 cd/m² typical brightness
Capacitive Capacitive
Corning Gorilla Glass Ceramic Shield
DCI-P3 Display manufacturer – Samsung
HDR10+ Dolby Vision
Multi-touch Haptic Touch
Scratch resistant HDR10
Multi-touch
Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
Scratch resistant
Super Retina XDR
True tone display
Wide color display (P3)
Wide color gamut

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ is carrying a ram memory of 12 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 2133 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.

The Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max is coming with a 6 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 2750 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR5 and Double channel.
In the basic edition, the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ gives a 100% more ram memory capacity than Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max.

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ comes with or 256 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ gives a 100% more storage memory capacity than Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max.

The maximum storage capacity offered by the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ is 256 gigabytes ,which is a 100% less than the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max with 512 gigabytes

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max gets you or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes) or 512 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ rear camera setup is composed by 4 lenses of 50/20/12/8 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.

Huawei Mate 40 Pro Plus camera
Huawei Mate 40 Pro Plus camera

Meanwhile the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max rear camera comes with 4 lenses of 12/12/12/TOF MP , the flash type is LED , a focal length (35 mm) of 26 mm , a pixel size of 1.7 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.6 f/2.4 f/2.2 respectively.

Apple iphone 12 pro max camera
Apple iphone 12 pro max camera
Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
100x digital zoom (#4) 1080p @ 240 fps
10x optical zoom (#4) 10x digital zoom (#2)
20x hybrid zoom (#4) 2.5x optical zoom (#3)
720p @ 3840 fps 5-element lens (#2)
Aperture size – f/1.8 (#2) 5x optical zoom range (#3)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3) 6-element lens (#3)
Aperture size – f/4.4 (#4) Angle of view – 120° (#2)
Autofocus Aperture size – f/2.2 (#3)
Color Temperature Sensor Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2)
Continuous shooting Autofocus
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF) Continuous autofocus
Digital image stabilization Continuous shooting
Digital zoom Digital zoom
Exposure compensation Dolby Vision HDR video recording
Face detection Exposure compensation
Fifth rear camera – TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera (depth sensing) Face detection
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 14 mm (#2) Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 13 mm (#2)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 240 mm (#4) Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 65 mm (#3)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 70 mm (#3) Geotagging
Fourth rear camera – 8MP (telephoto) HDR
Geotagging ISO settings
HDR LiDAR scanner (ToF 3D depth)
ISO settings Macro mode
Laser autofocus (LAF) Night Mode
Leica camera OIS (#3)
Macro mode Optical image stabilization
Octa Phase Detection AF Optical zoom
OIS (#3) Panorama
OIS (#4) PDAF (#3)
Optical image stabilization Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Optical zoom Pixel size – 1.0 μm (#3)
Panorama RAW
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Sapphire crystal lens cover
RYYB sensor Scene mode
Scene mode Secondary rear camera – 12 MP (ultra-wide-angle)
Secondary rear camera – 20 MP (ultra-wide angle) Self-timer
Self-timer Sensor size – 1/3.4″ (#3)
Third rear camera – 12 MP (telephoto) Sensor size – 1/3.6″ (#2)
Touch focus Sensor-shift OIS
UltraVision camera Third rear camera – 12 MP (telephoto)
Vario-Summilux-H lens Touch focus
White balance settings White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ comes with a 13 MP in the front.

The Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max has a 12 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
1080p @ 240fps 1080p @ 120 fps
13 MP 12 MP
Aperture:f/2.0.4 Aperture:f/2.2
Face unlock Cinematic video stabilization
HDR Deep Fusion
Secondary front camera – TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera (depth sensing) Digital image stabilization
Sensor type:CMOS BSI (backside illumination) Face detection
Face unlock
HDR
Night Mode
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.

Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
5G NSA 5G NSA
5G SA 5G SA
EDGE EDGE
EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s) EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s)
GPRS Gigabit-class LTE with 2×2 MIMO and LAA
HSPA+ GPRS
LTE Cat 21 HSPA+(5.76/ 42.2 Mbit/s)
TD- LTE
TD-SCDMA LTE-A(500/1 Gbit/s)
UMTS(384 kbit/s) TD-
TD-SCDMA
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ price is $1450 and the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max price tag is $1300

 

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