The P20, P20 Pro and P20 Lite will be announced on March 27, and after weeks of rumors, WinFuture.de has now offered up a wealth of device renders and some additional information, giving us a pretty good overview of what we can expect from Huawei’s next handsets. One of the most eye-catching of which is found on the P20 Pro, which is expected to have a dual-camera set-up complemented by one extra camera.
Huawei P20 sports a 5.8-inch Full HD+ LCD display with 2240×1080 pixels resolution and an 18.7:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by Huawei’s own Kirin 970 octa-core SoC and carries 4GB RAM along with 128GB of internal storage . The Huawei P20 runs the latest Android 8.1 Oreo with Huawei’s custom UI, EMUI 8.1 on top.
As for its highlight, the Huawei P20 comes with a dual camera setup at the back with one 20-megapixel sensor and another 12-megapixel sensor for depth effect in images. The camera setup offers up to 2x zoom and slow-motion video recording capability at 960fps and 720p resolution. Huawei announced that the DxO mark rating for the Huawei P20 is 102 which is higher than that of Samsung Galaxy S9+ and Google Pixel 2. At the front, the P20 comes with a 24-megapixel selfie shooter with ‘Light Fusion’ feature. The smartphone is backed by a 3400 mAh battery and supports ‘SuperCharge’ fast charging. It carries a USB Type-C port but skips the aux input. It will retail at a price of 649 Euro or Rs. 53000
Huawei P20 Pro
The Huawei P20 Pro comes as a step up variant to the Huawei P20 and boasts of being the first camera to carry a three lens camera setup at the back.
Huawei P20 Pro sports a 6.1-inch Full HD+ OLED display with 2240×1080 pixels resolution and 19:9 aspect ratio and a notch at the top. It is powered by a similar Kirin 970 octa-core SoC that also comes with a neural processing unit (NPU) The device carries a 6GB RAM coupled with 128GB of internal storage. It is backed by a 4000 mAh battery with SuperCharge support. It also offers IP67 water and dust resistance. It runs Android 8.1 Oreo with EMUI 8.1 on top and also supports Project Treble.
The camera setup on the Huawei P20 Pro includes a 40-megapixel RGB sensor, an 8-megapixel telephoto sensor and a 20-megapixel monochrome sensor for enhanced low-light photography. The entire setup allows 5x hybrid zoom, background defocus effect and ISO 102400 light sensitivity which, as per Huawei, matches that on a Canon Mark 5D IV camera. The camera sensors also offer laser auto-focus, slow-motion (720p) video recording at 960 fps and Master AI for scene detection for optimum settings for an image. AT the front, its carries a similar camera as on the Huawei P20. The DxO score of the Huawei P20 Pro is 109, even higher than that of Huawei P20. Huawei P20 Pro will start retailing at 899 Euros or Rs. 73000
Huawei P20 Lite
The Huawei P20 Lite carries the ‘P20’ moniker, but apart from the display, the P20 Lite is a totally different device when compared to the Huawei P20 and the Huawei P20 Pro. The P20 Lite comes with a 5.84-inch IPS LCD display with 18:9 aspect ratio, Full HD+ resolution, and a notch at the top. The device is powered by Kirin 659 SoC, which is a mid-range chipset from Huawei’s HiSilicon department. The P20 Lite runs on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system.
The Huawei P20 has a 16MP + 2MP dual-camera setup at the back with phase-detection autofocus and LED flash. The front-facing camera is a 16MP unit with fixed focus. Due to the hardware limitations, the P20 cannot record 4K videos; it is limited to Full HD video recording at 30 FPS. The Huawei P20 Lite has two SIM card slots, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.2, USB Type-C port, GPS, and NFC. The Huawei P20 Lite packs a 3000mAh battery, and it has 18W fast charging.