Huawei P20 Pro has Triple Rear camera and Notch Display

Huawei P20 Pro is a one of a kind device, it is the world’s first smartphone with three rear cameras. The device will make its debut at a press conference in Paris on the 27th of March and will definitely excite the audience.

This is a more advanced version of the Huawei P20 smartphone. The “Pro” is basically attributed to its bigger battery capacity and another extra camera at the rear. Are you ready to explore this breakthrough in technology with me?

Huawei P20 Pro Key Specs

  • Body: dual-glass with metal frame, 7.65mm thick
  • Screen: 6.1″ AMOLED, 1080 x 2244 px resolution (408ppi);
  • Chipset: Kirin 970 chipset, octa-core processor (Cortex-A73 2.4GHz + A53 1.8GHz), Mali-G72 MP12 GPU
  • Memory: 6GB RAM, 128GB storage
  • OS: Android 8.1 Oreo with EMUI 8.1;
  • Camera: 40MP f/1.8 color + 8MP f/2.4 color telephoto + 20MP f/1.6 black & white, 4K video capture, 720@960fps slow-mo, Leica branding
  • Camera features: 1/1.7″ 40MP sensor, up to ISO 102,400, 3x optical zoom, 5x hybrid zoom, OIS + EIS, can change focus and lighting in photos after they are taken, Variable Aperture, Portrait Mode, can shoot long-exposure without a tripod
  • Selfie cam: 24MP, f/2.0 Leica lens, Portrait Mode with live bokeh effects; 2D Face Unlock
  • Battery: 4,000mAh; Super Charge
  • Security: Fingerprint reader (front), 0.4 seconds response time
  • Connectivity: Dual SIM, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2 + LE, NFC, USB Type-C
  • Misc: IR blaster, stereo speakers

DESIGN

All the P20 series looks quite identical, you need to literally get another eye to see the difference. The three rear camera magically exudes at the rear with class and style. The symmetrical aesthetics of the three rear cameras is simply breathtaking.

Huawei P20 Pro

The dual-LED flash sits underneath the three cameras, with the Leica inscription and Huawei logo, all in a vertical format. Turning over to the sides, you can the three cameras shoot out of their shell. It will be available in the same colours like its brothers, in Blue, Black and Red.

DISPLAY

A bezel-less beauty, the P20 Pro comes bezel-less with the trending top-notch design. The notch here is super minimal as possible, exactly like the one on the P20. Dishes out the same 18.5:9 aspect ratio and offering more screen than bezels.

At the bottom corner, the bottom bezel houses a physical home button that doubles as a fingerprint scanner. While the 6.1-inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen displays like a true flagship. Boasts of 1080 x 2244 pixels in resolution and 408 pixels per inch density for sharp visuals.

HARDWARE and SOFTWARE

The HiSilicon Kirin 970 from Huawei is in charge here with an Octa-core processor. The 8-cores of processor reaches a speed of 2.4 GHz for fast overall performance. Furthermore, it has a 64-bit CPU architecture, 10nm process technology and, Mali-G72 MP12 GPU graphics processor.

 

In the storage and RAM department, there are two versions. There’s the standard version with 128GB storage and 6GB RAM for multitasking. Then the much affordable version comes with 64GB storage and 4GB RAM. However, the RAM on both versions reaches a memory speed of 1.866 GHz, while the storage space is upgradeable up to 256GB. The P20 Pro also runs on Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box with EMUI skin.

CAMERA

At the rear, there are three 40MP + 20MP + 8MP cameras. The 40MP and 20MP has a f/1.8 and f/1.7 apertures respectively, while the 8MP has a f/2.4 aperture. The three cameras have Leica Optics, 5X Lossless Zoom, dual-LED flash and other features, capturing high-resolution images. Take photographs with 5164 x 3873 pixels in dimension and record videos of 2160 pixels and 1080 pixels at 30fps and 60fps respectively. For selfies, the 24MP selfie camera that has f/2.0 aperture.

BATTERY

The Huawei P20 Pro is powered by a Non-removable Li-Po 400mAh battery with fast charging technology.

PRICE AND AVAILABILITY

Huawei P20 Pro is available for $599 to $649, that’s about (N200,000 – N220,000).

Huawei P20 Pro Full Specs

LAUNCH
・Announced: March 2018
・Status: Coming soon. March 2018

NETWORK
・Network Technology: GSM / WCDMA / LTE
・3G Support: Yes
・4G Support: Yes
・Number of SIM Card: 2 (Nano)
・Dual SIM Support: Yes

DESIGN
・Material Type: Metal
・Dimensions: 148.6 x 71.2 x 7.4 mm
・Colour: Red, Black, Blue
・Weight: 145g

DISPLAY
・Screen Type: LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
・Screen Size: 5.84-inch
・Screen Resolution: 2250 x 1080 Pixels
・Pixel Density: 432ppi
・Screen to Body Ratio: 81%

SOFTWARE
・Operating system: Android 8.0
・Processor: Octa-core 2.7 GHz
・Chipset type: Huawei HiSilicon Kirin 659
・Graphics Processing Unit: ARM Mali-T830 MP2

STORAGE
・Memory Card slot: Yes, up to 256GB
・Internal storage: 64GB/128GB
・RAM: 4GB/6GB

CAMERA
・Back Camera: 12MP + 20MP + 2MP
・Front Camera: 24MP
・Back Flash: Yes, dual-LED Flash
・Front Flash: No

FEATURES
・Wifi Hotspot: Yes
・Bluetooth: Yes
・Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (Front)
・Sensors: accelerometer, proximity, ambient light, compass
・USB: type 2.0
・GPS: Yes
・3.5mm Audio Jack: Yes

BATTERY
・Capacity: 3500mAh
・Type: Li-Po
・Standby Time: NA
・Talktime: NA
・Fast Charging: Yes

Posted by Joseph Young

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