Xiaomi Mi 11 vs Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ – Review, specifications and prices

The new Xiaomi Mi 11 phone has a 3 camera setup with a main lens of 108 MP, Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor chipset and a battery of 4600 mAh. On other side, the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ also has awesome features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Xiaomi Mi 11 Huawei Mate 40 Pro+
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.81 in (inches) 6.76 in (inches)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 9000
Operating System MIUI 12.5 MIUI 12.5
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels 1344 x 2772 pixels
RAM 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) 12 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes) 256 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 108/13/5 MP 50/20/12/8/TOF MP
Front Camera 20 MP 13 MP
Battery 4600 mAh 4400 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Xiaomi Mi 11 runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.84 GHz Cortex-A78, 3 cores of 2.42 GHz Cortex-A78 and 3 cores of 1.8GHz Cortex-A55. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2840 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture,6th Gen AI Engine,Game Turbo 4.0,LiquidCool 2.0 Vapor Chamber,6-stack graphite layer and Graphene layer. Running on MIUI 12.5 operating system.

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 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 MIUI 12.5 OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Xiaomi Mi 11 is carrying a Adreno 660,840 MHz (megahertz) gpu in the interior and the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ has the ARM Mali-G78,24 cores graphics processor.

Battery

The Xiaomi Mi 11 battery capacity is 4600 mAh which is a 4.5% (percent) more powerful than the 4400 mAh offered by the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+. Some features include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, Dual Cell battery, 55W fast charging, 50W wireless charging, 10W reverse wireless charging, Power Delivery 3.0, Quick Charge 3+ and Quick Charge 4+.
The Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ battery include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, 50W Wireless Huawei SuperCharge and Huawei SuperCharge.

Screen

The handset is using a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2340 pixels and a screen size of 6.81 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 Xiaomi Mi 11 is a 0.7% bigger than Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Xiaomi Mi 11 Huawei Mate 40 Pro+
100% DCI-P3 240Hz touch sampling rate
120Hz refresh rate 88° Overflow Display
480Hz touch sampling rate 90Hz refresh rate
4D curved glass screen Capacitive
5000000:1 Corning Gorilla Glass
Capacitive DCI-P3
Corning Gorilla Glass Victus HDR10+
Delta-E 0.41 Multi-touch
DotDisplay with TrueColor Scratch resistant
HDR10+
JNCD 0.38
MEMC (Motion Estimation Motion Compensation)
Multi-touch
Peak brightness – 1500 cd/m²
Scratch resistant
SGS Eye Care Display Certification
Typical brightness – 900 cd/m²

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Xiaomi Mi 11 is carrying a ram memory of 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 3200 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR5 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 Xiaomi Mi 11 gives a 50% more ram memory capacity than Huawei Mate 40 Pro+.

At the more expensive edition, both handset present the same ram capacity:12 gigabytes.

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Xiaomi Mi 11 comes with or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, the Xiaomi Mi 11 gives a 100% more storage memory capacity than Huawei Mate 40 Pro+.

At the more expensive edition, both smartphones present the same built-in storage capacity:256 gigabytes.

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

Rear Camera

The Xiaomi Mi 11 rear camera setup is composed by 3 lenses of 108/13/5 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , carrying a sensor like Samsung S5K3T2 , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.4 f/2.4 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.

Huawei
Xiaomi Mi 11 Huawei Mate 40 Pro+
AI 2.0 100x digital zoom (#4)
Angle of view – 123° (#2) 10x optical zoom (#4)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2) 20x hybrid zoom (#4)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3) 720p @ 3840 fps
Autofocus Aperture size – f/1.8 (#2)
Autofocus – 3 cm-10cm (#3) Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3)
Continuous autofocus Aperture size – f/4.4 (#4)
Digital image stabilization Autofocus
Digital zoom Color Temperature Sensor
Exposure compensation Continuous shooting
Face detection Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF)
Face unlock Digital image stabilization
Geotagging Digital zoom
HDR Exposure compensation
ISO settings Face detection
Laser autofocus (LAF) Fifth rear camera – TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera (depth sensing)
Night Mode 2.0 Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 14 mm (#2)
Optical image stabilization Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 240 mm (#4)
Optical zoom Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 70 mm (#3)
Panorama Fourth rear camera – 8MP (telephoto)
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Geotagging
Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning) HDR
Scene mode ISO settings
Secondary rear camera – 13 MP (ultra-wide-angle) Laser autofocus (LAF)
Self-timer Leica camera
Third rear camera – 5 MP (telepmacro) Macro mode
Touch focus Octa Phase Detection AF
White balance settings OIS (#3)
OIS (#4)
Optical image stabilization
Optical zoom
Panorama
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
RYYB sensor
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 Xiaomi Mi 11 comes with a 20 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:

Xiaomi Mi 11 Huawei Mate 40 Pro+
20 MP 1080p @ 240fps
Aperture:f/2.0.4 13 MP
Face unlock Aperture:f/2.4
HDR Face unlock
Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning) HDR
Pixel size:0.8 µm /0.000800 mm Secondary front camera – TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera (depth sensing)
Sensor model:Samsung S5K3T2 Sensor type:CMOS BSI (backside illumination)
Sensor type:ISOCELL

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.

Xiaomi Mi 11 Huawei Mate 40 Pro+
4×4 MIMO 5G NSA
5G NSA 5G SA
5G SA EDGE
EDGE EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s)
GPRS GPRS
Ho RxD HSPA+
HPUE LTE Cat 21
HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s) TD-
LTE Cat 20 TD-SCDMA
Snapdragon X60 modem UMTS(384 kbit/s)
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Xiaomi Mi 11 price is $610 (8 GB + 128 GB) or $660 (8 GB + 256 GB) or $720 (12 GB + 256 GB and the Huawei Mate 40 Pro+ price tag is $1450

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