Huawei P30 Pro New Edition vs Asus ROG Phone 3 – Review, specifications and prices

The new Huawei P30 Pro New Edition device has a 4 camera setup with a main lens of 40 MP, Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 980 processor chipset and a battery of 4200 mAh. On other side, the Asus ROG Phone 3 also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Huawei P30 Pro New Edition Asus ROG Phone 3
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.47 in (inches) 6.59 in (inches)
Processor Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 980 Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus
Operating System EMUI 9.1,EMUI 10 EMUI 9.1,EMUI 10
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels 1080 x 2340 pixels
RAM 8 GB (gigabytes) 12 GB (gigabytes) or 16 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 256 GB (gigabytes) 512 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 40/20/8/TOF MP 64/13/5 MP
Front Camera 32 MP 24 MP
Battery 4200 mAh 6000 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Huawei P30 Pro New Edition runs on Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 980 chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 2 cores of 2.6 GHz ARM Cortex-A76, 2 cores of 1.92 GHz ARM Cortex-A76 and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A55. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2600 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture and Graphics processor Turbo 2.0. Running on EMUI 9.1,EMUI 10 operating system.

The Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 980 is a less powerful chipset processor than the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus.

Meanwhile, the Asus ROG Phone 3 has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 3.09 GHz Kryo 485, 3 cores of 2.42 GHz Kryo 485 and 4 cores of 1.80 GHz Kryo 485. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 3090 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. And it’s running on EMUI 9.1,EMUI 10 OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Huawei P30 Pro New Edition is carrying a ARM Mali-G76 MP10,720 MHz (megahertz),10 cores gpu in the interior and the Asus ROG Phone 3 has the Qualcomm Adreno 650 graphics processor.

Battery

The Huawei P30 Pro New Edition battery capacity is 4200 mAh which is a 42.8% (percent) less powerful than the 6000 mAh offered by the Asus ROG Phone 3. Some features include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, Qi wireless charging – 15 W and Huawei Super Charge.
The Asus ROG Phone 3 battery include Fast charging, Non-removable, 10W reverse wired charging and Qualcomm Quick Charge 4.0.

Screen

The device is using a OLED display with 1080 x 2340 pixels and a screen size of 6.47 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Asus ROG Phone 3 is featuring a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2340 pixels and a screen size of 6.59 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Huawei P30 Pro New Edition is a 1.8% smaller than Asus ROG Phone 3 screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Huawei P30 Pro New Edition Asus ROG Phone 3
2.5D curved glass screen 1 ms response time
570 cd/m² 1000000:1 contrast ratio
Capacitive 108.8% NTSC
Corning Gorilla Glass 113.3% DCI-P3
DCI-P3 144 Hz refresh rate
Display manufacturer – Boe; LG Display 153.7% sRGB
HDR 2.5D curved glass screen
Multi-touch 25 ms touch latency
Scratch resistant 270 Hz touch sampling rate
650 cd/m² outdoor brightness
Always-On Display
Bluelight Filter
Capacitive
Corning Gorilla Glass 6
Delta-E < 1
HDR10
HDR10+
Multi-touch
Peak brightness – 1000 cd/m²
Scratch resistant
Supports glove touch
TÜV Rheinland Certified

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Huawei P30 Pro New Edition is carrying a ram memory of 8 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 2133 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.

The Asus ROG Phone 3 is coming with a 12 GB (gigabytes) or 16 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like LPDDR5 and Double channel.
In the basic edition, the Huawei P30 Pro New Edition gives a 50% more ram memory capacity than Asus ROG Phone 3.

The maximum ram capacity offered by the Huawei P30 Pro New Edition is 8 gigabytes ,which is a 100% smaller than the Asus ROG Phone 3 with 16 gigabytes

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Huawei P30 Pro New Edition comes with or 256 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, the Huawei P30 Pro New Edition gives a 100% more storage memory capacity than Asus ROG Phone 3.

Asus ROG Phone 3 gets you or 512 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Huawei P30 Pro New Edition rear camera setup is composed by 4 lenses of 40/20/8/TOF MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length 35 mm:5.56 mm ,27 mm , carrying a sensor like Sony IMX650 Exmor RS , a pixel size of 1 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.6 f/2.2 respectively.

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Meanwhile the Asus ROG Phone 3 rear camera comes with 3 lenses of 64/13/5 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length (35 mm) of 26.6 mm , carrying sensor like Sony IMX686 , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.4 f/2.0 respectively.

Asus
Huawei P30 Pro New Edition Asus ROG Phone 3
1080p @ 60 fps 1080p @ 240 fps
720p @ 960 fps 2160p @ 120 fps
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2) 3-axis electronic image stabilization
Aperture size – f/3.4 (#3) 720p @ 480 fps
Autofocus Angle of view – 125° (#2)
Continuous shooting Aperture size – f/2.0 (#3)
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF) Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2)
Digital image stabilization Autofocus
Digital zoom Continuous shooting
Exposure compensation Digital image stabilization
Face detection Digital zoom
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 125 mm (#3) Exposure compensation
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 16 mm (#2) Face detection
Geotagging Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 11 mm (#2)
HDR Geotagging
ISO settings HDR
Laser autofocus (LAF) ISO settings
Leica camera Optical image stabilization
OIS (#3) Panorama
Optical image stabilization Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Panorama Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Periscope zoom system – 10x hybrid zoom (#3) Pro Video Mode
Periscope zoom system – 50x digital zoom (#3) RAW
Periscope zoom system – 5x optical zoom (#3) Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Secondary rear camera – 13 MP (ultra-wide angle)
RYYB sensor Self-timer
Scene mode Third rear camera – 5 MP (macro)
Secondary rear camera – 20 MP (ultra-wide angle) Touch focus
Self-timer White balance settings
Sensor size – 1/2.7″ (#2)
Third rear camera (telephoto)
TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera
Touch focus
Vario-Summilux-H lens
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Huawei P30 Pro New Edition comes with a 32 MP in the front.

The Asus ROG Phone 3 has a 24 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Huawei P30 Pro New Edition Asus ROG Phone 3
32 MP HDR
Aperture:f/2.0 24 MP
Face unlock Aperture:f/2.0
Sensor type:CMOS BSI (backside illumination) Face unlock
Panorama

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 P30 Pro New Edition Asus ROG Phone 3
EDGE 5G NSA
EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s) 5G SA
GPRS Built-in 5G modem
HSPA+ EDGE
LTE Cat 21 GPRS
TD-SCDMA HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s)
UMTS(384 kbit/s) LTE Cat 20
TD-
TD-SCDMA
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Huawei P30 Pro New Edition price is $600-1000 and the Asus ROG Phone 3 price tag is $1050 (12 GB + 512 GB) or $1150 (16 GB + 512 GB)

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