The new Huawei Mate X2 phone has a 4 camera setup with a main lens of 50 MP, Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 9000 processor chipset and a battery of 4500 mAh. On other side, the Samsung Galaxy S20 5G also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Huawei Mate X2 Samsung Galaxy S20 5G
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.45 in (inches) 6.2 in (inches)
Processor Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 9000 Qualcomm Snapdragon 865
Operating System EMUI 11 with HMS EMUI 11 with HMS
Resolution 1160 x 2700 pixels 1440 x 3200 pixels
RAM 8 GB (gigabytes) 12 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 256 GB (gigabytes),512 GB (gigabytes) 128 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 50/16/12/8 MP 64/12/12 MP
Front Camera 16 MP 10 MP
Battery 4500 mAh 4000 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Huawei Mate X2 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 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 Dual-core NPU. Running on EMUI 11 with HMS operating system.

The Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 9000 is a better chipset processor than the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865.

Meanwhile, the Samsung Galaxy S20 5G has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.84 GHz Kryo 585, 3 cores of 2.42 GHz Kryo 585 and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz Kryo 585. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2840 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. And it’s running on EMUI 11 with HMS OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Huawei Mate X2 is carrying a ARM Mali-G78,24 cores gpu in the interior and the Samsung Galaxy S20 5G has the Qualcomm Adreno 650 graphics processor.

Battery

The Huawei Mate X2 battery capacity is 4500 mAh which is a 12.5% (percent) more powerful than the 4000 mAh offered by the Samsung Galaxy S20 5G. Some features include Fast charging, Non-removable and 55W fast charger in the box.
The Samsung Galaxy S20 5G battery include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, Qi/PMA wireless charging – 15 W, Wireless reverse charging – 9 W, Fast Wireless Charging 2.0 and USB Power Delivery 3.0.

Screen

The smartphone is using a OLED display with 1160 x 2700 pixels and a screen size of 6.45 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Samsung Galaxy S20 5G is featuring a Dynamic AMOLED 2X display with 1440 x 3200 pixels and a screen size of 6.2 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Huawei Mate X2 is a 4% bigger than Samsung Galaxy S20 5G screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Huawei Mate X2 Samsung Galaxy S20 5G
240 Hz touch sampling rate 120Hz refresh rate
90 Hz refresh rate Always-On Display
Capacitive Capacitive
Multi-touch Corning Gorilla Glass 6
Unfolded – 120 Hz touch sampling rate HDR10+
Unfolded – 8 in; 2200×2480 pixels Infinity-O Display
Unfolded – 90 Hz refresh rate Multi-touch
Scratch resistant

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Huawei Mate X2 is carrying a ram memory of 8 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 2133 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.

The Samsung Galaxy S20 5G is coming with a 12 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 2750 MHz (megahertz) and LPDDR5.
In the basic edition, the Huawei Mate X2 gives a 50% more ram memory capacity than Samsung Galaxy S20 5G.

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Huawei Mate X2 comes with or 256 GB (gigabytes) or 512 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, the Huawei Mate X2 gives a 100% more storage memory capacity than Samsung Galaxy S20 5G.

The max storage capacity offered by the Huawei Mate X2 is 512 gigabytes ,which is a 300% more than the Samsung Galaxy S20 5G with 128 gigabytes.

Samsung Galaxy S20 5G gets you or 128 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Huawei Mate X2 rear camera setup is composed by 4 lenses of 50/16/12/8 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length (35 , of 17 mm (#3) , a pixel size of 1.22 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.9 f/2.2 f/2.4 f/4.4 respectively.

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Meanwhile the Samsung Galaxy S20 5G rear camera comes with 3 lenses of 64/12/12 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length (35 mm) of 26 mm , carrying sensor like Sony IMX374 , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/2.0 f/1.8 f/2.2 respectively.

Huawei Mate X2 Samsung Galaxy S20 5G
1080p @ 960 fps 1080p @ 240 fps
10x optical zoom (#2) 2160p @ 60 fps
2.5 cm macro shooting (#3) 3x optical zoom (#3)
6-element lens (#3) 720p @ 960 fps
AIS (#2) Angle of view – 120° (#2)
AIS (#3) Angle of view – 76° (#3)
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#3) Aperture size – f/2.0 (#3)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#4) Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2)
Aperture size – f/4.4 (#2) Autofocus
Autofocus Continuous shooting
Continuous shooting Digital zoom
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF) Dual OIS
Digital image stabilization Exposure compensation
Digital zoom Face detection
Exposure compensation Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 22 mm (#2)
Face detection Geotagging
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 17 mm (#3) HDR
Fourth rear camera – 12 MP (telephoto) HDR10+ video recording
Geotagging ISO settings
HDR Object tracking AF
ISO settings Optical image stabilization
Leica camera Optical zoom
Macro mode Panorama
OIS (#2) PDAF (#3)
OIS (#3) Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
OIS (#4) Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Optical image stabilization Scene mode
Optical zoom Secondary rear camera – 12 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Panorama Self-timer
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Third rear camera – 64 MP (telephoto)
RYYB sensor Touch focus
Scene mode White balance settings
Secondary rear camera – 8 MP (periscope telephoto)
Self-timer
Third rear camera – 16 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Huawei Mate X2 comes with a 16 MP in the front.

The Samsung Galaxy S20 5G has a 10 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Huawei Mate X2 Samsung Galaxy S20 5G
16 MP 10 MP
Aperture:f/2.2 Aperture:f/2.2
Face unlock Auto HDR
HDR Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Panorama Sensor model:Sony IMX374
Wide angle lens Sensor type:CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductor)

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 X2 Samsung Galaxy S20 5G
5G NSA 5G NSA
5G SA 5G SA
Built-in 5G modem EDGE
EDGE Enhanced 4×4 MIMO
GPRS GPRS
HSPA+ HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s)
LTE Cat 21 LAA (US only)
TD- LTE Cat 20
TD-SCDMA Snapdragon X55 modem
UMTS(384 kbit/s) UMTS(384 kbit/s)
Up to 7CA

Price

The Huawei Mate X2 price is $2500 and the Samsung Galaxy S20 5G price tag is $999

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