Huawei P Smart 2021 vs Samsung Galaxy A40s – Analysis, specs and prices

The new Huawei P Smart 2021 device has a 4 camera setup with a main lens of 48 MP, Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 710A processor chipset and a battery of 5000 mAh. On other side, the Samsung Galaxy A40s also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

Huawei P Smart 2021 vs Samsung Galaxy A40s
Huawei P Smart 2021 vs Samsung Galaxy A40s

Processor and Operating System

The Huawei P Smart 2021 runs on Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 710A chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 4 cores of 2.0 GHz ARM Corte cores of -A73 and 4 cores of 1.7 GHz ARM Corte cores of -A53. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2000 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. Running on EMUI 10.1 operating system.

The Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 710A is a better chipset processor than the Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7904.

Meanwhile, the Samsung Galaxy A40s has a Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7904, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 2 cores of 1.8 GHz ARM Corte cores of -A73 and 6 cores of 1.6 GHz ARM Corte cores of -A53. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 1800 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. And it’s running on EMUI 10.1 OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Huawei P Smart 2021 is carrying a ARM Mali-G51 MP4,4 cores gpu in the interior and the Samsung Galaxy A40s has the ARM Mali-G71 MP2,2 cores graphics processor.

Battery

The Huawei P Smart 2021 battery capacity is 5000 mAh, which is the same as Samsung Galaxy A40s. Some features include Fast charging, Non-removable and Huawei Super Charge.
The Samsung Galaxy A40s battery include Fast charging and Non-removable.

Screen

The smartphone is using a IPS display with 1080 x 2400 pixels and a screen size of 6.67 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Samsung Galaxy A40s is featuring a Super AMOLED display with 720 x 1560 pixels and a screen size of 6.4 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Huawei P Smart 2021 is a 4.2% bigger than Samsung Galaxy A40s screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Huawei P Smart 2021 Samsung Galaxy A40s
2.5D curved glass screen Capacitive
Capacitive Multi-touch
Multi-touch

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Huawei P Smart 2021 is carrying a ram memory of 4 GB (gigabytes) with some features like .

The Samsung Galaxy A40s is coming with a 4 GB (gigabytes) or 6 GB (gigabytes) or 8 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like LPDDR4X and Double channel.
In the basic edition, both phones have the same ram capacity of 4 gigabytes.

The maximum ram capacity offered by the Huawei P Smart 2021 is 4 gigabytes ,which is a 100% smaller than the Samsung Galaxy A40s with 8 gigabytes

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Huawei P Smart 2021 comes with or 128 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, the Huawei P Smart 2021 gives a 100% more storage memory capacity than Samsung Galaxy A40s.

At the more expensive edition, both smartphones present the same built-in storage capacity:128 gigabytes.

Samsung Galaxy A40s gets you or 64 GB (gigabytes) or 128 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Huawei P Smart 2021 rear camera setup is composed by 4 lenses of 48/8/2/2 MP , the flash type is LED , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.4 f/2.4 f/2.4 respectively.

Huawei P Smart 2021 camera
Huawei P Smart 2021 camera

Meanwhile the Samsung Galaxy A40s rear camera comes with 3 lenses of 13/5/5 MP , the flash type is LED and aperture lens of f/1.9 f/2.2 f/2.2 respectively.

Samsung Galaxy A40s
Samsung Galaxy A40s
Huawei P Smart 2021 Samsung Galaxy A40s
Angle of view – 120° (#2) Angle of view – 123° (#2)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2) Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3) Aperture size – f/2.2 (#3)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#4) Autofocus
Autofocus Continuous shooting
Continuous shooting Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization Exposure compensation
Digital zoom Face detection
Exposure compensation Geotagging
Face detection HDR
Fourth rear camera – 2 MP (macro) ISO settings
Geotagging Panorama
HDR Scene mode
ISO settings Secondary rear camera – 5 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Macro mode Self-timer
Panorama Third rear camera – 5 MP
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Touch focus
Scene mode White balance settings
Secondary rear camera – 8 MP (ultra-wide-angle)
Self-timer
Third rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Huawei P Smart 2021 comes with a 8 MP in the front.

The Samsung Galaxy A40s has a 16 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Huawei P Smart 2021 Samsung Galaxy A40s
8 MP 16 MP
Aperture:f/2.0 Aperture:f/2
Face unlock Sensor type:CMOS BSI (backside illumination)
HDR
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 P Smart 2021 Samsung Galaxy A40s
EDGE EDGE
GPRS EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s)
HSPA+ GPRS
LTE Cat 6(51.0/301.5 Mbit/s) HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s)
UMTS(384 kbit/s) LTE Cat 10(102.0/452.2 Mbit/s)
TD-
TD-SCDMA
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Huawei P Smart 2021 price is $250 and the Samsung Galaxy A40s price tag is $225

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