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Huawei P40 (2020) review

Android OS v10.0
HiSilicon Kirin 990
Mali-G76 MP16
6 GB / 128 GB
6.1 inches (1080 x 2340 px)
50 + 16 + 8 MP, 8192 x 6144 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization

Huawei announced the launch of the P40 smartphone in 2020. The manufacturer is offering the Huawei P40 phone with 6.1 inches display, HiSilicon Kirin 990 chipset, 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal storage.

The Huawei P40 comes with Android OS v10.0 out of the box, and a Li-Po 3800 mAh, non-removable battery.

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Huawei P40 specifications

BrandHuawei
NameP40
ModelANA-LX4
Release date2020

Body

The weight of Huawei P40 is about 6.17 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Huawei phone are average (5.86 x 2.8 x 0.33 inches).

Weight6.17 oz
Dimensions5.86 x 2.8 x 0.33 inches
Colorsblack, blue, green, red, white
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Huawei P40 comes with Android OS v10.0 out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v10.0
SoCHiSilicon Kirin 990
CPUOcta-core, Dual-core 2.86 GHz Cortex-A76, Dual-core 2.1 GHz Cortex-A76, Quad-core 1.86 GHz Cortex-A55
GPUMali-G76 MP16

Display

The size of P40 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 6.1 inches OLED display of Huawei P40 with 1080 x 2340 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeOLED
Screen size6.1 inches
Resolution1080 x 2340 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Huawei P40 (6 GB) cannot be expanded.

RAM6 GB
Internal storage128 GB
Memory card slotNM Card

Camera

The camera of the P40 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus. The main camera of P40 has optical image stabilization (OIS) to counteract camera shake. Optical image stabilization is a must for anyone shooting without a tripod with a long lens or in low light conditions.

Selfie camera32 MP
Main camera50 + 16 + 8 MP, 8192 x 6144 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization
FlashDual LED

Connectivity

The Huawei P40 supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The P40 comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The P40 phone doesn't have built-in FM radio.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetoothv5.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, GALILEO
NFCyes
FM radiono
USBUSB Type-C
HeadphoneUSB Type-C adapter

Battery

The Li-Po 3800 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of P40 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Po 3800 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The P40 phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This Huawei phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of Huawei P40 phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone supports fast charging technology, which comes in handy when you need quick juice on your device.

Sensorsaccelerometer, barometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, hall, in-display fingerprint sensor, light, proximity
SpecialsCorning Gorilla Glass, Dual SIM, EMUI 10, Fast charging, GPU Turbo
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Huawei P40, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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