92points

Huawei Mate 20 Pro

82points

Samsung Galaxy S8

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Huawei Mate 20 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy S8

Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

Why is Huawei Mate 20 Pro better than Samsung Galaxy S8?

  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash
  • 3nm smaller semiconductor size
    7nmvs10nm
  • Has a brand lens
  • Has AF tracking
  • Has laser autofocus
  • Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
  • Has a barometer

Why is Samsung Galaxy S8 better than Huawei Mate 20 Pro?

  • 7.14% faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.45GHz & 4 x 1.9GHzvs2 x 2.6 & 2 x 1.92 & 4 x 1.8GHz
  • 5.58% higher pixel density
    568ppivs538ppi
  • 38g lighter
    151gvs189g
  • 0.6mm thinner
    8mmvs8.6mm
  • 5.56% wider aperture at minimum focal length
    f/1.7 vs2.4 & 2.2 & 1.8f
  • 4.2mm narrower
    68.1mmvs72.3mm
  • 8.9mm shorter
    148.9mmvs157.8mm
  • Supports ANT+

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Design

1.weight

189g

151g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

2.Is dustproof and water resistant
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

3.thickness

8.6mm

8mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

72.3mm

68.1mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.Weather sealed
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

6.height

157.8mm

148.9mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.pixel density

538ppi

568ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

2.screen size

6.39"

5.8"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

3.resolution

1440 x 3120px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

4.has branded damage resistant glass
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

For example

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

6.has an IPS screen
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.

For example

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

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Performance

1.CPU speed

2 x 2.6GHz & 2 x 1.92GHz & 4 x 1.8GHz (Huawei Kirin 980)

4 x 2.45GHz & 4 x 1.9GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

10 x 2.6GHz

2.RAM

6GB

4GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

3.has an external memory slot
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

4.internal storage

128GB

64GB

Best

Smartisan Nut R1

1024GB

5.semiconductor size

7nm (Huawei Kirin 980)

10nm (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7nm

6.Has integrated LTE
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

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Cameras

1.megapixels

40MP & 20MP & 8MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.front camera megapixels

24MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

3.has built-in optical image stabilization
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

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.

4.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

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

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1080 x 120fps

5.widest aperture

f/2.4 & f/2.2 & f/1.8

f/1.7

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

HTC U12+ 128GB

1.4 & 2.6f

6.Has a dual-tone LED flash
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

A dual-tone flash has LED lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

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 radio
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Panasonic Eluga X1

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 socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

5.has dedicated media keys
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

4200mAh

3000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

3.wireless charging
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

4.Has an ultra power save mode
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

5.has a rechargeable battery
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

6.has a battery level indicator
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.download speed

1200MBits/s

1024MBits/s

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

1200MBits/s

2.has NFC
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

3.Is DLNA certified
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.

4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

5.Has a fingerprint scanner
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Samsung Galaxy S8

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

6.Bluetooth version

5

5

Best

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

5.1

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