Huawei Mate X2 vs Huawei Mate Xs vs Samsung Galaxy S21+

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Comparison mode:

Display

Size:

8.0 inches
8.0 inches
6.7 inches

Resolution:

2480 x 2200 pixels, 414 PPI
2480 x 2200 pixels, 414 PPI
2400 x 1080 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 393 PPI

Technology:

OLED
OLED
Dynamic AMOLED

Screen-to-body:

86.89 %
86.86 %
88.63 %

Peak brightness:

1300 cd/m2 (nit)

Features:

Folding inside the device, 90Hz refresh rate, Ambient light sensor
Folding around the outside, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
120Hz refresh rate, HDR support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass Victus), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Front cover display:

6.5 inches, 2700 x 1160 pixels, OLED, 90Hz refresh rate, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
6.6 inches, 1148 x 2480 pixels, Part of the main display

Rear cover display:

Part of the main display
6.4 inches, 892 pixels 2480 x, Part of the main display

Hardware

System chip:

Kirin 9000
HiSilicon Kirin 990 5G
Qualcomm Snapdragon 888

Processor:

Octa-core, 3130 MHz, Cortex-A77@3.13 GHz + 3 x Cortex-A77@2.54 GHz + 4 x Cortex-A55@2.05 GHz, 64-bit, 5 nm
Octa-core, 2860 MHz, ARM Cortex-A76 and ARM Cortex-A55, 64-bit, 7 nm
Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 680, 64-bit, 5 nm

GPU:

Mali-G78
Mali-G76 MP16
Adreno 660

RAM:

8GB LPDDR4
8GB LPDDR4
8GB LPDDR5

Internal storage:

256GB, not expandable
512GB
128GB (UFS 3.0), not expandable

Storage expansion:

Nano Memory (NM) up to 256 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (10), EMUI 11.0 UI
Android (10), Huawei Emotion UI
Android (11), Samsung One UI

Battery

Capacity:

4500 mAh
4500 mAh
4800 mAh

Type:

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

Charging:

Huawei SuperCharge
Huawei SuperCharge
Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0, USB Power Delivery, Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging, Qi and Powermat wireless charging, Reverse wireless charging

Max charge speed:

Wired: 55.0W
Wired: 55.0W
Wired: 25.0W; Wireless: 15.0W

Camera

Rear:

Quad camera, Doubles as a selfie camera
Quad camera, Doubles as a selfie camera
Triple camera

Main camera:

50 MP (OIS, Autofocus, PDAF)
40 MP (PDAF)
12 MP (OIS, PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.9
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/1.7"
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/1.76"; Pixel size: 1.8 μm

Second camera:

12 MP (Telephoto, OIS)
8 MP (Telephoto, OIS, Laser and PDAF)
64 MP (Telephoto, OIS, PDAF)

Specifications:

Optical zoom: 3.0x; Aperture size: F2.4
Optical zoom: 3.0x; Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 80 mm; Sensor size: 1/4"
Aperture size: F2.0; Focal Length: 29 mm; Sensor size: 1/1.7"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm

Third camera:

8 MP (Telephoto, OIS, Autofocus)
16 MP (Ultra-wide, Laser and PDAF)
12 MP (Ultra-wide, PDAF)

Specifications:

Optical zoom: 10.0x; Aperture size: F4.4
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 16 mm
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal Length: 13 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.55"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm

Fourth camera:

16 MP (Ultra-wide)
ToF 3D depth sensing

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (960 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
7680x4320 (8K UHD) (24 fps), 3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (960 fps)

Features:

Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing
OIS, HDR, Hyperlapse, Video light, EIS

Front:

16 MP (Wide Angle)
10 MP (PDAF, HDR)

Video capture:

2512x1080
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps)

Design

Dimensions:

6.37 x 5.74 x 0.32 inches (161.8 x 145.8 x 8.2 mm )
6.35 x 5.76 x 0.43 inches (161.3 x 146.2 x 11 mm )
6.35 x 2.98 x 0.31 inches (161.5 x 75.6 x 7.8 mm)

Folded:

6.37 x 2.93 x 0.57 inches (161.8 x 74.6 x 14.7 mm)
6.35 x 3.08 x 0.43 inches (161.3 x 78.3 x 11 mm)

Weight:

10.41 oz (295.0 g)
10.58 oz (300.0 g)
7.13 oz (202.0 g)

Materials:

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

Resistance:

Water, Dust; IP68

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)
2D Face unlock, Ultrasonic in-screen fingerprint

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Crystal Blue, Crystal Pink, White, Black
Interstellar blue
Phantom silver, Black, Violet

Cellular

5G:

n1, n3, n28, n38, n40, n41, n77, n78, n79, n80, n84
n1, n3, n28, n38, n41, n77, n78, n79, SA, NSA
n2, n5, n12, n25, n41, n66, n71, n77, n260, n261, SA, NSA, Sub-6, mmWave

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+)
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), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 46, 48(3600)

UMTS:

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 6(800), 8(900), 19(800)
Bands 6(800), 5(850), 8(900), 4(1700/2100), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 8(900)

Data Speed:

LTE-A Pro Cat 21 (1400/200 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Pro Cat 21 (1400/200 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

Dual SIM:

Yes
Shared with microSD

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

No 3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback
32-Bit DAC, Dolby Atmos, aptX, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio:

FM

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.2
5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax (Wi-Fi 6), dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax (Wi-Fi 6), dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB:

Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.2

Features:

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

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou, QZSS, Dual-band positioning, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou, Dual-band positioning, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

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

Other:

NFC, Infrared
NFC, Infrared
NFC, ANT+

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T3

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Dec 18, 2020

FCC ID value:

A3LSMG996U

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.65 W/kg

Body:

0.95 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.04 W/kg

Phablet:

3.97 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 2785
$ 1000

In The Box:

Charger, USB Type-C Cable, USB Type-C Earphones, Standing PU Case (Dependent on market), Quick Start Guide, Eject Tool, Warranty Card, Precautions card
Quick Start Guide, Type-C digital headset, Charger Type-C Cable, Eject pin, Folding Protective Case, Warranty card, Precautions carд, Folding Protective Case Installation Guide
C to C Data Cable, Ejection Pin

Availability

Officially announced:

Feb 22, 2021
Feb 24, 2020
Jan 14, 2021
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