Huawei P40 vs Samsung Galaxy A72 vs Huawei P40 Pro

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Display

Size:

6.1 inches
6.7 inches
6.6 inches

Resolution:

2340 x 1080 pixels, 422 PPI
2400 x 1080 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 393 PPI
2640 x 1200 pixels, 19.8:9 ratio, 441 PPI

Technology:

OLED
Super AMOLED
OLED

Screen-to-body:

86.29 %
84.74 %
91.54 %

Features:

90Hz refresh rate, HDR support, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
90Hz refresh rate, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
90Hz refresh rate, HDR support, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

HiSilicon Kirin 990
Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G SM7125
HiSilicon Kirin 990

Processor:

Octa-core, 2860 MHz, ARM Cortex-A76 and ARM Cortex-A55, 64-bit, 7 nm
Octa-core, 2300 MHz, Kryo 465, 64-bit, 8 nm
Octa-core, 2860 MHz, ARM Cortex-A76 and ARM Cortex-A55, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU:

Mali-G76 MP16
Adreno 618
Mali-G76 MP16

RAM:

6GB
6GB
8GB

Internal storage:

128GB
128GB (UFS)
128GB (UFS 3.0)

Storage expansion:

Nano Memory (NM) up to 256 GB
microSDXC up to 1024 GB
Nano Memory (NM) up to 256 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (10), Emotion UI
Android (11), One UI 3.0 UI
Android (10), Emotion UI

Battery

Capacity:

3800 mAh
5000 mAh
4200 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging:

Huawei SuperCharge, Qi wireless charging, Reverse wireless charging
Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0
Huawei SuperCharge, Qi wireless charging, Reverse wireless charging

Max charge speed:

Wired: 22.5W
Wired: 25.0W
Wired: 40.0W; Wireless: 27.0W

Camera

Rear:

Triple camera
Quad camera
Quad camera

Main camera:

50 MP (OIS, PDAF)
64 MP (OIS, PDAF)
50 MP (OIS, PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.9; Focal length: 23 mm; Sensor size: 1/1.28"
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/1.7"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm
Aperture size: F1.9; Focal length: 23 mm; Sensor size: 1/1.28"; Pixel size: 1.22 μm

Second camera:

8 MP (Telephoto, OIS)
8 MP (Telephoto, OIS, Autofocus)
12 MP (Telephoto, OIS, PDAF)

Specifications:

Optical zoom: 3.0x; Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 80 mm
Optical zoom: 3.0x; Aperture size: F2.4; Pixel size: 1.0 μm
Optical zoom: 5.0x; Aperture size: F3.4; Focal Length: 125 mm

Third camera:

16 MP (Ultra-wide)
5 MP (Ultra-wide)
40 MP (Ultra-wide, PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 17 mm
Aperture size: F2.2; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal Length: 18 mm; Sensor size: 1/1.54"

Fourth camera:

5 MP (Macro)
ToF 3D depth sensing

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Video recording:

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

Features:

Time-lapse video, EIS
Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording
HDR, Time-lapse video, EIS

Front:

32 MP (Dual-Camera, HDR)
32 MP
32 MP (Dual-Camera, Autofocus, HDR)

Video capture:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps)

Design

Dimensions:

5.86 x 2.80 x 0.33 inches (148.9 x 71.06 x 8.5 mm)
6.50 x 3.05 x (165 x 77.4 x 8.4 mm)
6.23 x 2.86 x 0.35 inches (158.2 x 72.6 x 8.95 mm)

Weight:

6.17 oz (175.0 g)
7.16 oz (203.0 g)
7.37 oz (209.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass; Frame: Metal
Back: Plastic
Back: Glass; Frame: Metal

Materials & Colors:

Black, Blue, White, Violet

Resistance:

Splash, Dust; IP53
Water, Dust; IP67
Water, Dust; IP68

Biometrics:

2D Face unlock, In-screen fingerprint
2D Face unlock, In-screen fingerprint
3D Face unlock, In-screen fingerprint

Keys:

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

Colors:

Deep Sea blue, Ice white, Black, Blush gold, Silver frost
Deep Sea blue, Ice white, Black, Blush gold, Silver frost

Cellular

5G:

n1, n3, n28, n38, n41, n77, n78, n79
n1, n3, n7, n28, n38, n41, n77, n78, n79

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), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 32(1500 L-band), 66(AWS-3)
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+)
Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

LTE-A, 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
LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Shared with microSD
Shared with microSD
Shared with microSD

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE:

Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

No 3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Dolby Atmos

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.1
5.0
5.1

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, 802.1x; 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 2.0
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Features:

Charging, Headphones port
Charging, OTG
Charging, Headphones port

Location:

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

Sensors:

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

Other:

NFC
NFC
NFC, Infrared

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Jan 26, 2021

FCC ID value:

A3LSMA725M

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.29 W/kg

Body:

0.30 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.56 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.59 W/kg

EU SAR:

Head:

0.23 W/kg

Body:

1.17 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

€ 449

User Manual:

This is the official Huawe​i P40 Pro User Guide in English provided from the manufacturer.

In The Box:

Charger, USB Type-C Cable, USB Type-C Earphones, Quick Start Guide, Eject Tool, Warranty Card
Charger, USB Type-C Cable, USB Type-C Earphones, Quick Start Guide, Eject Tool, Warranty Card

Availability

Officially announced:

Mar 26, 2020
Mar 17, 2021
Mar 26, 2020
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