Huawei Mate 20 Pro vs Huawei nova 3

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Display

Display size

6.4 inches
6.3 inches

Resolution

1440 x 3120 pixels
1080 x 2340 pixels

Pixel density

538 ppi
409 ppi

Technology

AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

87.78 %
84.26 %

Features

HDR video support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

HiSilicon Kirin 980
HiSilicon Kirin 970

Processor

Octa-core, 2600 MHz, ARM Cortex-A76 and ARM Cortex-A55, 64-bit, 7 nm
Octa-core, 2360 MHz, ARM Cortex-A73 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU

Mali-G76 MP10
Mali-G72 MP12

RAM

6 GB
6 GB

Internal storage

128 GB
128 GB

Storage expansion

Nano Memory (NM) up to 256 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB

OS

Android (10, 9.0 Pie), Huawei Emotion UI
Android (8.1 Oreo), Emotion UI

Battery

Capacity

4200 mAh
3750 mAh

Type

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

Charging

Huawei SuperCharge, Qi wireless charging, Reverse wireless charging
Huawei SuperCharge

Camera

Rear

Triple camera
Dual camera

Main camera

40 megapixels
16 megapixels

Features

Laser and Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor
Phase detection autofocus

Second camera

8 megapixels
24 megapixels

Features

Telephoto, Optical image stabilization, Laser and Phase detection autofocus
Black and White, Phase detection autofocus

Third camera

20 megapixels
 

Features

Ultra-wide, Laser and Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor
 

Video recording

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

Features

Time-lapse video, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing
Time-lapse video, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

24 megapixels
24 megapixels

Features

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Dual-Camera

Design

Dimensions

6.21 x 2.85 x 0.34 inches (157.8 x 72.3 x 8.6 mm)
6.18 x 2.90 x 0.29 inches (157 x 73.7 x 7.3 mm)

Weight

6.67 oz (189 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
5.86 oz (166 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials

Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5)
Back: Glass; Frame: Aluminum

Resistance

Water, Dust; IP 68
 

Biometrics

3D Face unlock, In-screen fingerprint
2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Features

Notification light
 

Colors

Black, Emerald green, Twilight
Black, Gold, Purple, Blue, Red

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

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)
Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900)

LTE (TDD)

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

UMTS

800, 850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

LTE-A Pro Cat 21 (1400/200 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA
 

Dual SIM

Yes
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
 

HD Voice

Yes
 

VoLTE

Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

No 3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

32-Bit DAC, aptX-HD
Album art cover, Background playback

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
4.2

Wi-Fi

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

USB

Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1
Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0

Features

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

HDMI

Yes
 

Sensors

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

Other

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

Phone features

Notifications

 
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration

Other features

 
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Shopping information

In The Box

Type-C Headphones, 40W Charger, Type-C Cable, SIM Ejectr tool, Quick start guide, Protective case, Warranty card, Type-C to 3.5mm headphone adapter.
Quick start guide, Charger, Warranty Card (optional), Headset, Eject pin, Type-C cable, TPU Protective case (optional), TP protective film (attached on the phone before delivery and dependent on market)
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