90points

Huawei Mate 20 Pro

85points

Samsung Galaxy Note 9

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Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9
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151 facts in comparison

Huawei Mate 20 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9
90
points
85
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Why is Huawei Mate 20 Pro better than Samsung Galaxy Note 9?

  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • 12g lighter
    189gvs201g
  • 0.2mm thinner
    8.6mmvs8.8mm
  • Is DLNA certified
  • 4.1mm narrower
    72.3mmvs76.4mm
  • 4.1mm shorter
    157.8mmvs161.9mm
  • Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
  • 3nm smaller semiconductor size
    7nmvs10nm

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 9 better than Huawei Mate 20 Pro?

  • 18.23% faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.9GHz & 4 x 1.9GHzvs2 x 2.6 & 2 x 1.92 & 4 x 1.8GHz
  • 0.16% bigger screen size
    6.4"vs6.39"
  • 2GB more RAM memory
    8GBvs6GB
  • 384GB more internal storage
    512GBvs128GB
  • 2x better video recording quality (main camera)
    2160 x 60fpsvs2160 x 30fps
  • 16.67% wider aperture at minimum focal length
    f/2.4 & f/1.5vs2.4 & 2.2 & 1.8f
  • Supports two SIM cards
  • 33.33% faster uploads
    200MBits/svs150MBits/s

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

2.Weather sealed
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

3.weight

189g

201g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

8.6mm

8.8mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

72.3mm

76.4mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

157.8mm

161.9mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1440 x 3120px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

538ppi

514ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

4.screen size

6.39"

6.4"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

5. newer Gorilla Glass version

5

5

Best

Sony Xperia 1 Dual SIM

6

6.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

For example

Huawei Honor 10i

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

2.Has integrated graphics
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

3.CPU threads

8 (Huawei Kirin 980)

8 (Samsung Exynos 9810)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

4.Has out-of-order execution
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

5.Has AES
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

6.OpenGL version

3.1 (Android 9.0 Pie)

3.1 (Android 8.0 Oreo)

OpenGL is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.

Best

蘋果iPhone 5S 銀色

4

Cameras

1.megapixels

40MP & 20MP & 8MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

3.front camera megapixels

24MP

8MP

Best

Huawei Honor 10i

32MP

4.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 30fps

2160 x 60fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G

2160 x 60fps

5.widest aperture

f/2.4 & f/2.2 & f/1.8

f/2.4 & f/1.5

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB / 6GB RAM)

2.2 & 1.2f

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

3.number of microphones

2

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.Has a radio
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

For example

Lenovo Z5 Pro 64GB

5.Has dedicated media keys
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

For example

Blu Vivo One Plus (2019)

Battery

1.battery power

4200mAh

4000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2. longer battery life

24h

24h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Vernee V2 Pro

96h

3.wireless charging
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

4.has a removable battery
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Punkt. MP02

5.Has an ultra power save mode
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

The device can save battery by using just a black-and-white screen with a few basic icons. This means even with a small amount of battery, you can keep the device running for a long time.

For example

Oppo A7

6.Supports fast charging
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9
2.Has offline voice recognition
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Supports Java
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9
4.Is free and open source
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

5.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9
6.Has sharing intents
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Note 9

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

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