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Huawei P20 Specs

Huawei P20 Specs

Date Released: April, 2018

DisplayTypeLTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size5.8 inches, 84.9 cm2 (~80.4% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution1080 x 2240 pixels, 18.7:9 ratio (~429 ppi density)
- EMUI 8.1
BodyDimensions149.1 x 70.8 x 7.7 mm (5.87 x 2.79 x 0.30 in)
Weight165 g (5.82 oz)
BuildFront/back glass & aluminum frame
SIMSingle SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
CameraPrimaryDual: 12 MP (f/1.8, 27mm, 1/2.3", 1.55µm, OIS) + 20 MP (f/1.6, 27mm), Leica optics, 2x lossless zoom, phase detection and
laser autofocus, LED flash
Secondary24 MP, f/2.0, 1080p
FeaturesGeo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
Video2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720p@960fps
MemoryExternal SlotNo
Internal128 GB, 4 GB RAM
NetworkTechnologyGSM / HSPA / LTE
BatteryNon-removable Li-Po 3400 mAh battery
Available ColorTwilight, Black, Midnight Blue, Pink Gold
PlatformOSAndroid 8.1 (Oreo)
ChipsetHisilicon Kirin 970
CPUOcta-core (4x2.4 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPUMali-G72 MP12
SoundAlert TypesVibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
3.5mm JackNo
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- 3.5 mm to USB-C headphone adapter incl.
COMMSWLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth4.2, A2DP, LE, EDR, aptX HD
USB3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
FeaturesSensorsFingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, color spectrum
MessagingSMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM

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Huawei P20 Review

Huawei P20 Specs is the latest trending smartphone under the Huawei brand. Many smartphone users fond of how successful Huawei in launching this model. It catches attention to many that even it covers on the news. It said to have the best quality of the camera lens when capturing photos. The P20 series comes with the three (3) variety of smartphone model where it has P20 Lite, P20, and P20 Pro.

The P20 was announced last March 2018 and released in the market by April 2018. It is a dual Nano SIM card with dual standby mode features and supports up to 4G LTE network band. It is built with glass and aluminum frame. It has the screen size of 5.8 inches with an LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display type. Along the dimension of 149.1 x 70.8 x 7.7 mm (5.87 x 2.79 x 0.30 in) and 165 g in weight. The display resolution has the quality spec of 1080 x 2240 pixels, 18:7:9 ratio and 429PPi density.

The phone has a multitouch features along with the UI of EMUI 8.1 that based on the operating system of Android 8.1 Oreo. The processor is powered by 2.4 GHz Octa-core Hisilicon Kirin 970 along with GPU of Mali-G72 MP12. The RAM capacity has a 4 GB storage with the built-in internal storage of 128 GB. Even it has the large capacity of internal storage, the phone doesn’t support on expandable external storage. In other words, there is no card slot for the microSD card to put on.

As for the camera quality, it has a features of having a dual camera lens which is the main highlight of the phone. It has 12 MP f/1.8 and 20 MP f/1.6 with Leica optics, 2x lossless zoom, phase detection and laser autofocus features, and LED flash. Along with the additional camera modes features of Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, and panorama. While the front camera has the quality of 24 MP f/2.0, 1080p. The video recording has the option qualities to select such as 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, and 720p@960fps.

P20 has all types of sound alerts and loudspeaker. It doesn’t have a 3.5mm jack port but it has the features of 32-bit/384kHz audio and 3.5 mm to USB-C headphone adapter incl. Also, it has a dedicated mic for active noise cancellation. As for the connectivity features it has WiFi (dual-band, WiFi Direct, and hotspot), Bluetooth 4.2 (A2DP, LE, EDR, aptX HD), GPS (A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO), NFC, USB 3.1 Type-C 1.0 reversible connector. Additional highlight of the phone is having a fingerprint scanner front-mounted. Meaning the fingerprint scanner is the home button that located at front-bottom of the device. The other sensors feature are accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, and color spectrum.

The battery is non-removable Li-Po and has the capacity of 3400 mAh. It supports with fast charging features. It has a color variations of Twilight, Black, Midnight Blue, and Pink Gold. The official price of the phone that Huawei stated is about 680 EUR and Php 34,990 for the Philippines market price.

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  • 5.8 inches LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors display type
  • High-resolution display specs
  • Android 8.1 Oreo
  • 2.4 GHz Octa-core Hisilicon Kirin 970 processor
  • 4 GB RAM with 128 GB internal memory
  • Primary Camera: 12 MP f/1.8 + 20 MP f/1.6 with awesome features and LED Flash
  • Secondary Camera: 24 MP f/2.0,1080p
  • 32-bit/384kHz audio
  • Dedicated mic for noise cancellation
  • 3.5 mm to USB-C headphone adapter incl.
  • WiFi with dual-band, WiFi Direct, and hotspot features
  • USB Type-C
  • Fingerprint scanner (front-mounted)
  • Li-Po 3400 mAh battery capacity
  • Fast Charging battery features


  • No Corning Gorilla Protected
  • No external card slot for additional external memory
  • No 3.5 mm jack
  • Non-removable battery