Huawei is on verge of producing advanced cellphones with evolutionary upgrades. The upcoming Huawei Mate 40 Pro and Pro Plus are the latest models. Both are equipped with almost similar features. However, Pro and Pro plus differ in terms of some specific new functionalities.
Huawei Mate 40 Pro and Pro Plus Release Date
There is no doubt that all phone brands are in a state of competition with each other. Each passing day is a lap to be covered towards the technological advancements by cellphone companies. Huawei’s mate marvels are on its way since it announced its arrival on October 22, 2020. Both pro and pro plus will officially and expectedly hit the market on Nov 1, 2020.
Price, Particular Differences and Drawbacks of Huawei Mate 40
The new imminent Huawei mate 40 pro and pro plus almost have the same features. However, they differ based on certain functions. The phones’ major variance is due to the camera properties and design. The article will cover further information in the Camera Review Section.
Several entities’ points of view took a shape of a dilemma regarding both the phones. The wonderment revolves around the fact that Pro and Pro plus have the ditto traits. How come mate series did not just make one phone instead. The phones have the same screen size, resolution, memory, processor, sensors, and chips. Except for the camera, the similarity of both mate series products is uncanny.
As per the duplicity of viewpoints, there should have been just one phone instead of two. Since Pro+ will carry the price tag of 1400 EUR / $1655.31 and mate pro of 1200 EUR / $1418.84. There is not much margin between the costs of both phones. This means that a customer will buy Huawei Mate Pro plus by paying $1655.31 just to take advantage of a minor difference in camera. Huawei’s flagship is going to be more expensive than Apple and Samsung phones. The success of this phone will depend largely upon how it satisfied consumers in return for the value they are paying; otherwise this will be just overrated like iPhone given its high-price.
Camera Line-up of Huawei Mate Pro
The specialty in both devices is their ring-like camera structure, which gives a unique and modern look to the phone. Other than that, the design accommodates the camera according to their functionalities.
The Dual front camera of pro and pro+ consists of an ultrawide feature with 13 MP, f/2.4, 18mm. It has TOF 3D, (depth/biometrics sensor) and allows users to make the video in 4K resolution at 30/60fps and 1080p at 30/60/240 fps.
Undoubtedly, the brand has a vision to accomplish technological innovation. Mate pro comprises four different cameras, which functions in four different ways:
- Ultra-vision camera with 50 MP, f/1.9 aperture.
- 1/1.28-inch sensor.
- RYYB color filter array that allows it to capture an image while responding to all colors of light.
- Octa PD Autofocus, which is super impressive due to its provision of High pixel quality and expertise in smoothening the ultra-zoom feature.
- Ultra-Wide Cine camera with 20 MP, f/1.8 aperture.
- Laser Sensor to give an experience of fast and accurate focus.
- Telephoto 12MP camera
- 10x hybrid zoom7
- 50x digital zoom, OIS.
The Huawei mate 40 spro cameras are efficient enough to show every detail clearly.
Mate pro plus on the other hand has five cameras and has something extra in its camera package:
- It has Ultra-vision 50 MP camera with f/1.9 aperture.
- 23mm (wide), 1/1.28″, 1.22µm
- omnidirectional PDAF,
- Laser AF, OIS
- 12 MP, f/2.4, (telephoto), PDAF, OIS, 3x optical zoom
- 8 MP, f/4.4, 240mm (periscope telephoto), PDAF, OIS, 10x optical zoom
- Ultrawide 20 MP, f/2.4, 14mm, PDAF
- TOF 3D to resolve distance between the camera and the objects
- Leica optics, LED flash, panorama, HDR
The phone supports video in 4K resolution at 30/60fps (frames per second). Furthermore, it is capable of providing the result of 1080p at 30/60/120/240/480fps, 720p@960fps, 720p@3840fps, HDR, gyro-EIS.
Network Support in Huawei Mate
High-speed internet is a need of every user around the globe. Interestingly, Huawei holds the knowledge of its users’ desires and requirements. Therefore, it is moving in the direction of problem-solving procedures to provide its customers with a better experience. The previous phone that it launched was Huawei 7 SE. It was equipped with 5G internet connectivity. Now, mate pro and pro+ are the phones with not only 5G connectivity features but also compatibility to enjoy the connection with WiFi 6. It is used to allow multiple devices to connect to the internet without slowing down the internet speed.
The phone has a huge curve screen display of 6.76 inches (~94.1% screen-to-body ratio). Its OLED screen allows the user to see a clearer picture even from extreme angles. The screen’s resolution is 1344 x 2772 pixels and the ratio 18.5:9 (~456 PPI density).
A phone’s look is one of its attention gaining features. Huawei mate series is good at providing that amazing aspect of appearance to its customers. The new pro series designed beautifully, as the front and back glass bodies make the phones extremely attractive. Also, due to the curved display, the phones provide an experience of the virtual volume button.
The pro+ and pro cellphones support android 10 and EMUI 11. Since Huawei has its interface, it doesn’t accommodate google play services. The good news for Mate series lovers is that the devices have the Kirin 9000 5G (5 nm) chipset that is the first one to manage 5G. Its Octa-core processor and GPU Mali G-78 MP24 make the new additions worthy of providing high processing speed along with an ultra-gaming experience.
Huawei Mate pro offers two storage packages including internal 256GB/8GB and internal 512GB/8GB. Pro+ on the other hand has internal 256GB/12GB RAM. Both have a card slot with a capacity of up to 256GB.
Battery and Charging
Like many other modern phones, the Pro series also have a type C charging jacket. The pro devices have Li-Po 4400-MAH non-removable batteries. 66W fast charging gives an amazing battery charging input experience to the user since fast charging saves a lot of time. The phones are technologically advanced in terms of 50W wireless fast charging and 5W reverse wireless charging. Apart from camera, the battery longevity will also determine whether the Huawei Mate Pro and Pro plus or worth buying or not.
The face recognition system makes the phone even more advanced due to its fast detection. Moreover, Huawei mate 40 pro+ and pro have the fingerprint located under display, optical. The other sensors are an accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass, color spectrum.