Huawei P20 and P20 Plus leak shows one has dual camera, the other - a triple camera.

For a while now, Huawei has been teasing that its next flagship — the Huawei P20 — would have some sort of triple camera. It hasn't stated it outright, but when we see teasers like “See mOOOre with AI”, our minds will automatically go to triple lens, right? The rumor mill has also toyed with the idea quite a lot, though, it's still unclear how Huawei would utilize the supposed triple-camera module.

However, recent leaks that claim to be showing us the new P20 phones only show dual cameras on the back. The dissonance is tearing us apart (, Lisa)!

It does make sense, however, to assume that the “regular” Huawei P20 would have the 2-lens camera, while the expected “bigger” variant — Huawei P20 Plus or Pro — would have the new, triple module. And this latest leak shows us just that.

Two images that look pretty official have leaked over at Slash Leaks, showing us the P20 and P20 Plus from behind. We can see both devices sporting a vertical dual cam module. However, the Plus also has a third camera, which sits separate from its two siblings, just underneath said module. What could it be for? Some have assumed Huawei would use some digital magic to get true zoom by combining two or three of the cameras. But nothing concrete has been leaked yet.



Also, bonus:


There's also this hands-on video that leaked, which claims it shows us the Huawei P20 Plus in real life. As you can see, it's an entirely different phone, but it still has the Huawei and Leica brands on it. Is this an entirely different device? We don't know, and the wild ride that is the Huawei P20 leaks continues!


source: Slash Leaks (1, 2)

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P20
  • Display 5.8" 1080 x 2244 pixels
  • Camera 12 MP / 24 MP front
  • Processor HiSilicon Kirin, Octa-core, 2360 MHz
  • Storage 128 GB
  • Battery 3400 mAh(19h talk time)
P20 Pro
  • Display 6.1" 1080 x 2240 pixels
  • Camera 40 MP / 24 MP front
  • Processor HiSilicon Kirin, Octa-core, 2360 MHz
  • Storage 128 GB
  • Battery 4000 mAh(25h talk time)

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13 Comments

1. Cat97

Posts: 1921; Member since: Mar 02, 2017

Just look at that camera wart on the back...

2. Sparkxster

Posts: 1238; Member since: Mar 31, 2017

If it has true zoom that will be a game changer.

3. deewinc

Posts: 455; Member since: Feb 21, 2013

Guys stop looking at the camera. Where is the fingerprint sensor on that video?

7. S4NDY

Posts: 253; Member since: Mar 14, 2016

Under the screen?

4. delta

Posts: 80; Member since: Jan 29, 2015

What about the soc, needs to be better than kirin 970 in the gpu department or better be really cheap.

8. Bondurant

Posts: 784; Member since: Jun 04, 2014

Don't expect Kirin 980 until release of mate 20.

13. AmashAziz

Posts: 2931; Member since: Jun 30, 2014

Its a Mali G72-Mp12? What else is fast enough for Huawei to employ??

5. biostangoodtang1984

Posts: 36; Member since: Feb 14, 2018

Triple camera in Huawei P20 its good news for buyer...

6. Heisenberg

Posts: 377; Member since: Feb 11, 2015

It looks like traffic light

9. kevin007in

Posts: 327; Member since: Oct 28, 2015

x ray vision?can it see inside walls ? :P

10. L0n3n1nja

Posts: 1575; Member since: Jul 12, 2016

Regular, telephoto, and wide angle lens set up maybe?

11. monoke

Posts: 1172; Member since: Mar 14, 2015

I don't think 3 is enough. Add 10 more lenses. Come on. There's plenty of room. Lol.

12. tallmatt81

Posts: 71; Member since: Dec 22, 2016

Free white glove with purchase.....................

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