Huawei P40 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus 5G: Analysis, specs and price

The new Huawei P40 Pro phone has been revealed and comes with some great features for this model. This model brings new hardware,camera and software improvements. The review for this version with new specs are detailed next.

Huawei P40 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy S20+ 5G
Huawei P40 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy S20+ 5G

Processor

The Huawei P40 Pro runs on Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 990 chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 2 cores of 2.86 GHz ARM Corte cores of -A76, 2 cores of 2.36 GHz ARM Corte cores of -A76 and 4 cores of 1.95 GHz ARM Corte cores of -A55. It has a maximun CPU frequency of 2860 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture and 4-layer VC cooling system graphene film.
The Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 990 is a less powerful 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 maximun CPU frequency of 2840 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture.

Battery

The Huawei P40 Pro battery capacity is 4200 mAh which is a 7.1% (percent) less powerful than the 4500 mAh offered by the Samsung Galaxy S20+ 5G. Some features include Fast charging, Non-removable, 40W Huawei Super Charge and 40W wireless charging
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 handset is using a OLED display with 1200 x 2640 pixels and a screen size of 6.58 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Samsung Galaxy S20+ 5G is featuring a Dynamic AMOLED 2X with 1440 x 3200 pixels and a display size of 6.7 in (inches)

As we can see here, the Huawei P40 Pro is a 1.8% smaller than Samsung Galaxy S20+ 5G screen.

Memory

On the memory hardware side, the Huawei P40 Pro is carrying a ram memory of 8 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 2133 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel and a built-in storage of 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes)

. The Samsung Galaxy S20+ 5G is coming with a 12 GB (gigabytes), some features like 2750 MHz (megahertz) and LPDDR5 and a built-in storage of 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes),512 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, the Huawei P40 Pro 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 P40 Pro comes with 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes),In the basic edition, both phones have the same storage capacity of 128 gigabytes.

The maximum storage capacity offered by the Huawei P40 Pro is 256 gigabytes ,which is a 100% less than the Samsung Galaxy S20+ 5G with 512 gigabytes

Samsung Galaxy S20+ 5G gets you 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes) or 512 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Huawei P40 Pro main camera setup is composed by 50/40/12/TOF MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length(35 , of 3.36 mm , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) , carrying sensor like Sony IMX700 and aperture lens of f/1.9 f/1.8 f/3.4 F.Meanwhile the Samsung Galaxy S20+ 5G rear camera comes with 64/12/12/TOF MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length (35 , of 26 mm , carrying sensor like Sony IMX374 , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/2.0 f/2.0 f/1.8 f/1.0 F.

Huawei P40 Pro Samsung Galaxy S20+ 5G
1080p @ 60 fps 1080p @ 240 fps
720p @ 960 fps 2160p @ 60 fps
Autofocus 3x optical zoom (#3)
Continuous shooting 720p @ 960 fps
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF) Angle of view – 120° (#2)
Digital image stabilization Angle of view – 76° (#3)
Digital zoom Aperture size – f/2.0 (#3)
Exposure compensation Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2)
Face detection Autofocus
Geotagging Continuous shooting
HDR Digital zoom
Huawei XD Fusion Engine Dual OIS
ISO settings Exposure compensation
Laser autofocus (LAF) Face detection
Leica camera Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 22 mm (#2)
Optical image stabilization Fourth rear camera – DepthVision
Panorama Geotagging
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) HDR
RGGB sensor (#2) HDR10+ video recording
RYYB sensor ISO settings
Scene mode Object tracking AF
Secondary rear camera – 40 MP (ultra-wide angle) Optical image stabilization
Self-timer Optical zoom
Sensor version – Sony IMX650 (#2) Panorama
SuperSensing camera (#3) PDAF (#3)
Third rear camera – 12 MP (telephoto) Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Touch focus Phase detection with Dual Pixel
UltraVision camera Scene mode
Vario-Summilux-H lens Secondary rear camera – 12 MP (ultra-wide angle)
White balance settings Self-timer
Third rear camera – 64 MP (telephoto)
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Huawei P40 Pro comes with a 32 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 P40 Pro Samsung Galaxy S20+ 5G
32 MP 10 MP
3D scanning Aperture:f/2.2
Aperture:f/2.2 Auto HDR
Autofocus Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Gesture motion Sensor model:Sony IMX374
HDR Sensor type:CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductor)
IR sensor
Sensor type:CMOS BSI (backside illumination)
TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera

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 P40 Pro Samsung Galaxy S20+ 5G
5G NSA 5G NSA. 5G SA
5G SA EDGE
Built-in 5G modem Enhanced 4×4 MiMO
EDGE GPRS
EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s) HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s)
GPRS LAA(US only)
HSPA+ LTE Cat 20
LTE Cat 21 Snapdragon X55 modem
TD- UMTS(384 kbit/s)
TD-SCDMA Up to 7CA
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Huawei P40 Pro price is $1100 and the Samsung Galaxy S20+ 5G price tag is $1199

 

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