Huawei P30 Pro NIGHT Camera Comparison vs Galaxy S10 Plus vs Pixel 3

We compare the cameras on the Huawei P30 Pro agains the Google Pixel 3 and the Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus...
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48 Comments

12. apple-rulz

Posts: 2120; Member since: Dec 27, 2016

Huawei P30 is killing the smartphone game, especially in low light photography, followed closely by the Pixel. Samsung as usual comes in a distant third place.

13. UnlimitedSkye03

Posts: 295; Member since: Apr 27, 2012

S10+ has left the group

15. CQuine unregistered

Soooo I guess night photography is a thing now?...

16. foldablephone

Posts: 58; Member since: Sep 19, 2018

Wow, fair play to Huawei/Leica they really have come a long way, though I’m not surprised with their ambitions. What I’m really shocked to seen here is how Samsung have now fallen behind so much here. The S10+ is a beautiful device with the best screen / hole punch setup, but I’m disappointed by the S10+ night time shots here, Yikes! ...I wonder why they never felt the need to improve the camera much from the S9? Surely they knew Huawei and Google were gonna bring it?

17. zeus4466

Posts: 21; Member since: Sep 28, 2012

Many reviewers are reporting that night mode is not required for the pep pro, why don't you compare the results also without the night mode to see how good the camera is without the processing waiting issue?

21. KickRocks

Posts: 277; Member since: Mar 22, 2011

For one lens the PXL3 did great, the P30+ captured more light and slightly better picture quality but as a pixel user, not a super big deal. Really can’t wait til the fall to see what the PXL4 will bring in the camera department

22. CEDEOTB

Posts: 418; Member since: Nov 21, 2016

Wow this article is well put together. Really easy to make the comparisons too. Thanks Victor.

25. monoke

Posts: 1162; Member since: Mar 14, 2015

That 10x hybrid seems solid here. Can't wait for other oems to implement these!

34. Cicero

Posts: 1133; Member since: Jan 22, 2014

I saw some stars in S10+ shots. On P30 pro the image have more unnatural brightness for a night scene. I do not know if this computing pictures are close to reality.

27. adecvat

Posts: 641; Member since: Nov 15, 2013

Why 5x worse than 10x?

29. DFranch

Posts: 548; Member since: Apr 20, 2012

I was wondering the same thing. Was 5x digital zoom not optical?

32. jdajda

Posts: 3; Member since: Dec 07, 2016

very strange, indeed! please give us an explanation @PhoneArena

40. P20prouser

Posts: 44; Member since: Oct 10, 2018

This is nice... Both phone are with their own best.. S10 best in screen, p30 pro best woth cameras... Pixel best with optimization of resources... I have Note 8 And P20pro Im planning to buy s10plus but this p30pro really a nice pocket dslr.... We love taking memories during outdoor activities...

41. Vogue1985

Posts: 464; Member since: Jan 24, 2017

Interesting, those extra mega pixels are actually working well on the Huawei. Not surprised it was brighter in the dark. I did notice it lack sharpness in pics, where the S10 had sharpness, however the P30 had more detail. Looks like a winner. And am not even a Huawei person, MAKE the phone more Huawei and less IPhone.

42. Vogue1985

Posts: 464; Member since: Jan 24, 2017

Oh and the Pixel 3,niceee

43. Vogue1985

Posts: 464; Member since: Jan 24, 2017

Crap, had to look at all three, I like the color detailing of pixel and the S10 better.

44. perry1234

Posts: 646; Member since: Aug 14, 2012

Wow, the S10+ could not really keep up with the best camera phones. I wanted to buy the Note 10 when it comes out but now I am confused between that and the P30 Pro. P30 Pro wins with better battery life and a superb/creepy camera with 5X zoom :P Note 10 would have the S-Pen, 3.5mm jack, above avg camera, best display in a smartphone, and a card slot which can actually be used. So confused.

46. femaciel

Posts: 3; Member since: Sep 23, 2014

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