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Huawei P40 + P40 Pro Specs: Powerful cameras, OLED displays, and big batteries

Huawei P40 Pro
Huawei P40 Pro (Image credit: Daniel Bader / Android Central)

2019's Huawei P30 Pro (opens in new tab) may not have been very well-known here in the U.S., but at AC, it holds up as one of our favorite phones of that year. It had outstanding cameras, great performance, and some of the best battery life on the market.

Eager to one-up itself for 2020, Huawei is trying to do just that with the P40 and P40 Pro. These two phones have all the makings for what you'd want to see in a modern Android flagship, including OLED displays, Huawei's top-of-the-line silicon, beefy battery capacities, and much more.

Whether you're interested in the P40 or P40 Pro, here are all of the specs both phones are packing.

CategoryP40P40 ProP40 Pro+
Operating SystemEMUI 10
Based on Android 10
EMUI 10
Based on Android 10
EMUI 10
Based on Android 10
Display6.1-inches
OLED
2340 x 1080
60Hz
6.58-inches
OLED
2640 x 1200
90Hz
6.58-inches
OLED
2640 x 1200
90Hz
ProcessorHuawei Kirin 990Huawei Kirin 990Huawei Kirin 990
Graphics16-core Mali G7616-core Mali-G7616-core Mali-G76
Memory8GB RAM8GB RAM8GB RAM
Storage128GB256GB512GB
Expandable StorageNM SD Card (up to 256GB)NM SD Card (up to 256GB)NM SD Card (up to 256GB)
Rear Camera 150MP Ultra Vision Camera
f/1.9 aperture
50MP Ultra Vision Camera
f/1.9 aperture
50MP Ultra Vision Camera
f/1.9 aperture
Rear Camera 216MP Ultra Wide Angle Camera
f/2.2 aperture
40MP Cine Camera
f/1.8 aperture
40MP Cine Camera
f/1.8 aperture
Rear Camera 38MP Telephoto Camera 3x
f/2.4 aperture
12MP SuperSensing Telephoto Camera 5x
f/3.4 aperture
OIS
8MP SuperZoom Camera 10x
f/4.4 aperture
OIS
Rear Camera 43D Depth Sensing Camera3D Depth Sensing Camera
Rear Camera 58MP Telephoto Camera 3x
f/2.4 aperture
Front Camera32MP
f/2.0 aperture
IR Camera
32MP
f/2.2 aperture
Depth Camera
32MP
f/2.2 aperture
Depth Camera
SecurityIn-screen fingerprint sensor
Face unlock
In-screen fingerprint sensor
Face unlock
In-screen fingerprint sensor
Face unlock
Connectivity802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax 2.4GHz and 5GHz
Bluetooth 5.1
GPS
NFC
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax 2.4GHz and 5GHz
Bluetooth 5.1
GPS
NFC
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax 2.4GHz and 5GHz
Bluetooth 5.1
GPS
NFC
PortsUSB-CUSB-CUSB-C
Battery3,800 mAh4,200 mAh4,200 mAh
Charging22.5W Huawei SuperCharge40W Huawei SuperCharge
27W Huawei Wireless SuperCharge
40W Huawei SuperCharge
27W Huawei Wireless SuperCharge
Water ResistanceIP53IP68IP68
Dimensions148.9mm x 71.06mm x 8.5mm158.2mm x 72.6mm x 8.95mm158.2mm x 72.6mm x 9mm
Weight175g209g226g
ColorsSilver Frost
Ice White
Blush Gold
Black
Deep Sea Blue
Silver Frost
Ice White
Blush Gold
Black
Deep Sea Blue
White Ceramic
Black Ceramic
Price€799€999€1399
Release dateApril 7April 7June 2020

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Daniel Bader was a former Android Central Editor-in-Chief and Executive Editor for iMore and Windows Central. 

2 Comments
  • Again these will be the best phones of the year, but an absolute non starter in most places.
  • I noticed you've changed this article's title and deleted my comment on it.