Apple iPhone XS vs Huawei P20 Pro

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Display

Size

5.8 inches
6.1 inches

Resolution

2436 x 1125 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio,
459 PPI
2240 x 1080 pixels, 18.7:9 ratio,
408 PPI

Technology

OLED
OLED

Screen-to-body

82.64 %
82.00 %

Features

HDR video support, Pressure-sensitive, Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Apple A12 Bionic APL1W81
HiSilicon Kirin 970

Processor

Hexa-core, 2490 MHz, Vortex and Tempest, 64-bit, 7 nm
Octa-core, 2360 MHz, ARM Cortex-A73 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU

Apple 4-core GPU
Mali-G72 MP12

RAM

4GB
6GB

Internal storage

64GB, not expandable
128GB, not expandable

OS

iOS (13.x, 12.x)
Android (9.0 Pie, 8.1 Oreo), Huawei Emotion UI

Battery

Capacity

2659 mAh
4000 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Charging

USB Power Delivery, Qi wireless charging
Fast charging

Camera

Rear

Dual camera
Triple camera

Main camera

12 MP
40 MP

Features

Sapphire crystal lens cover, OIS, PDAF, BSI sensor
OIS, Laser and PDAF, CMOS image sensor

Second camera

12 MP
8 MP

Features

Telephoto, Sapphire crystal lens cover, OIS, PDAF, BSI sensor
Telephoto, OIS, Laser and PDAF, CMOS image sensor

Third camera

 
20 MP

Features

 
Black and White, OIS, Laser and PDAF, CMOS image sensor

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (960 fps)

Features

OIS, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording
Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, EIS, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

7 MP
24 MP

Features

HDR
Wide Angle

Design

Dimensions

5.65 x 2.79 x 0.30 inches (143.6 x 70.9 x 7.7 mm)
6.10 x 2.91 x 0.31 inches (155 x 73.9 x 7.8 mm)

Weight

6.24 oz (177 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)
6.35 oz (180 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)

Materials

Back: Glass; Frame: Stainless steel
Back: Glass; Frame: Metal

Resistance

Water, Dust; IP 68
Water, Dust; IP 67

Biometrics

3D Face unlock
2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Gold, Silver, Space gray
Black, Gold, Pink, Blue

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 32(1500 L-band), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 9(1800), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 32(1500 L-band)

LTE (TDD)

Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 46
Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300)

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

LTE-A Pro Cat 16 (1000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Pro Cat 18 (1200/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

Dual SIM

Yes
 

SIM type

Nano SIM, eSIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

Yes
Yes

VoLTE

Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

No 3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Features

 
32-Bit DAC, aptX-HD

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
4.2

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB

Lightning
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Features

Charging, Headphones port
Mass storage device, OTG, Video out, Charging, Headphones port

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers)

Other

NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling)
NFC, Infrared, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Shopping information

In The Box

EarPods with Lightning Connector, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation
High-current charger, USB Type-C digital headset, 5A USB Type-C cable, Warranty card, Quick Start Guide, Protective case, USB Type-C to 3.5mm headphone jack adapter, Eject tool

MSRP

$ 999
 
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