Huawei has launched its flagship smartphone in the P20 series, the P20 Pro, alongside the P20 Lite, today in New Delhi. The phone has a triple camera setup on the back with a iPhone X-like notch on the front.
The P20 Pro sports a FHD+ AMOLED screen spread across 6.1 inches with a resolution of 1080 x 2240 pixels. The 19:9 display has a 82.6% screen-to-body ratio. The phone is powered by the Huawei’s own HiSilicon Kirin 970 chipset with Mali-G72 MP12 GPU and 6 GB of RAM. It comes with 128 GB of internal storage with no option for expansion. The phone runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with Huawei own custom UI EMUI 8.1 on top.
The P20 Pro has a unique triple set of cameras on the back. The phone has whopping 40 MP camera with an F/1.8 aperture and OIS, a 20 MP B/W camera with F/1.6 aperture and a secondary camera 8 MP with F/2.4 lens on the sensor. It comes with 3x optical zoom and has Leica optics. The front facing camera is also a massive unit with a 24 MP unit and a F/2.0 aperture.
The Huawei P20 Pro has a front mounted fingerprint scanner and face unlock feature for security. The battery underneath is a 4000 mAh unit which supports Huawei’s SuperCharge technology using the included 22 W charger, which promises up to 58% of charge in 30 mins. For sensors, the phone has accelerometer, gyroscope, proximity, compass and color spectrum sensor.
The device skips the 3.5 mm headphone jack but does come with a USB-C to 3.5mm headphone adapter included in the box. The included headphone adapter has a DAC built-in which supports 32-bit/384 KHz audio playback. For connectivity, the phone comes with USB 3.1 Type-C 1.0 port, Bluetooth 4.2 LE, 4G VoLTE , A-GPS GLONASS and dual band 802.11 ac Wi-Fi support. Additionally, the phone comes with IP67 Dust and Water resistance certification.
Pricing and Availability
The P20 Pro comes in Black, Midnight Blue, Pink Gold and Champagne Gold colors. The phone is priced at INR 64999.