Sony Xperia Pro vs Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ – Review, specifications and prices

The new Sony Xperia Pro phone has a 4 camera setup with a main lens of 12 MP, Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor chipset and a battery of 4000 mAh. On other side, the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Sony Xperia Pro Huawei Mate 40 Pro+
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.5 in (inches) 6.76 in (inches)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 9000
Operating System Android 10 Android 10
Resolution 1644 x 3840 pixels 1344 x 2772 pixels
RAM 8 GB (gigabytes) 12 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 512 GB (gigabytes) 256 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 12/12/12/TOF MP 50/20/12/8/TOF MP
Front Camera 8 MP 13 MP
Battery 4000 mAh 4400 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Sony Xperia Pro runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset and the 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,Elite Gaming and Game Enhancer. Running on Android 10 operating system.

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

Meanwhile, the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ has a Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 9000, the second 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 it’s running on Android 10 OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Sony Xperia Pro is carrying a Qualcomm Adreno 650,587 MHz (megahertz) gpu in the interior and the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ has the ARM Mali-G78,24 cores graphics processor.

Battery

The Sony Xperia Pro battery capacity is 4000 mAh which is a 10% (percent) less powerful than the 4400 mAh offered by the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+. Some features include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, Qi wireless charging and Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0.
The Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ battery include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, 50W Wireless Huawei SuperCharge and Huawei SuperCharge.

Screen

The device is using a P-OLED display with 1644 x 3840 pixels and a screen size of 6.5 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ is featuring a Flex OLED display with 1344 x 2772 pixels and a screen size of 6.76 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Sony Xperia Pro is a 4% smaller than Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Sony Xperia Pro Huawei Mate 40 Pro+
100% DCI-P3 240Hz touch sampling rate
400 cd/m² 88° Overflow Display
Capacitive 90Hz refresh rate
Corning Gorilla Glass 6 Capacitive
Dynamic contrast enhancement Corning Gorilla Glass
Dynamic Vibration system DCI-P3
HDR HDR10+
Motion Blur Reduction Multi-touch
Multi-touch Scratch resistant
Peak brightness – 650 cd/m²
Scratch resistant
Triluminos display for mobile
X-Reality display

RAM Memory and storage

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

The Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ is coming with a 12 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 2133 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.
In the basic edition, the Sony Xperia Pro gives a 50% more ram memory capacity than Huawei Mate 40 Pro+.

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Sony Xperia Pro comes with or 512 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, the Sony Xperia Pro gives a 100% more storage memory capacity than Huawei Mate 40 Pro+.

Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ gets you or 256 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Sony Xperia Pro rear camera setup is composed by 4 lenses of 12/12/12/TOF MP , the flash type is LED , a focal length and 35 mm:24 mm , carrying a sensor like Sony IMX555 , a pixel size of 1.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.7 f/2.4 f/2.2 respectively.

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Meanwhile the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ rear camera comes with 5 lenses of 50/20/12/8/TOF 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.

Sony Xperia Pro Huawei Mate 40 Pro+
1080p @ 960 fps 100x digital zoom (#4)
3x optical zoom (#2) 10x optical zoom (#4)
720p @ 960 fps 20x hybrid zoom (#4)
Angle of view – 130° (#3) 720p @ 3840 fps
Aperture size- f/2.2 (#3) Aperture size – f/1.8 (#2)
Aperture size- f/2.4 (#2) Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3)
Autofocus Aperture size – f/4.4 (#4)
Continuous shooting Autofocus
Digital image stabilization Color Temperature Sensor
Digital zoom Continuous shooting
Dual Pixel PDAF Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF)
Dual Pixel PDAF (#3) Digital image stabilization
Exposure compensation Digital zoom
Face detection Exposure compensation
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 16 mm (#3) Face detection
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 70 mm (#2) Fifth rear camera – TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera (depth sensing)
Geotagging Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 14 mm (#2)
HDR Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 240 mm (#4)
ISO settings Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 70 mm (#3)
OIS / EIS video stabilization (#2) Fourth rear camera – 8MP (telephoto)
Optical image stabilization Geotagging
Panorama HDR
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) ISO settings
Pixel size – 1.0 m (#2) Laser autofocus (LAF)
Pixel size – 1.4 m (#2) Leica camera
Scene mode Macro mode
Secondary rear camera – 12 MP (telephoto) Octa Phase Detection AF
Self-timer OIS (#3)
Sensor size – 1/2.6″ (#3) OIS (#4)
Sensor size – 1/3.4″ (#2) Optical image stabilization
Third rear camera – 12 MP (ultra-wide angle) Optical zoom
TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera Panorama
Touch focus Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
White balance settings RYYB sensor
Zeiss lens Scene mode
Secondary rear camera – 20 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Self-timer
Third rear camera – 12 MP (telephoto)
Touch focus
UltraVision camera
Vario-Summilux-H lens
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Sony Xperia Pro comes with a 8 MP in the front.

The Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ has a 13 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Sony Xperia Pro Huawei Mate 40 Pro+
8 MP 1080p @ 240fps
Aperture:f/2.0 13 MP
Pixel size:1.12 µm /0.001120 mm Aperture:f/2.4
Sensor type:CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductor) Face unlock
HDR
Secondary front camera – TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera (depth sensing)
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.

Sony Xperia Pro Huawei Mate 40 Pro+
5G is market-dependent 5G NSA
5G mmWave 5G SA
5G NSA EDGE
5G SA EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s)
5G sub-6 Ghz GPRS
Built-in 5G modem HSPA+
EDGE LTE Cat 21
GPRS TD-
HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s) TD-SCDMA
LTE Cat 20 UMTS(384 kbit/s)
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Sony Xperia Pro price is $2500 and the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ price tag is $1450

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