Samsung Galaxy A50 vs Huawei P30 Pro

$234.10 VIEW ON AMAZON
$689.49 VIEW ON AMAZON

Display

Display size

6.4 inches
6.5 inches

Resolution

1080 x 2340 pixels
1080 x 2340 pixels

Pixel density

403 ppi
398 ppi

Technology

Super AMOLED
AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

85.24 %
88.61 %

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
HDR video support, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Triple camera
Quad camera

Main camera

25 megapixels
40 megapixels

Hardware Features

Phase detection autofocus
Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.8"; Pixel size: 0.9 μm
Aperture size: F1.6; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/1.7"; Pixel size: 1 μm

Second camera

8 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

Ultra-wide
Telephoto, Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 13 mm; Sensor size: 1/4"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Optical zoom: 5x; Aperture size: F3.4; Focal Length: 125 mm

Third camera

5 megapixels
20 megapixels

Hardware Features

Depth information
Ultra-wide, Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 24 mm; Sensor size: 1/5"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 16 mm

Fourth camera

 
 

Hardware Features

 
Time-of-Flight (ToF)

Video recording

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

Features

Hyperlapse, Digital image stabilization
Optical image stabilization, Time-lapse video, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

25 megapixels
32 megapixels

Features

 
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

6.24 x 2.93 x 0.30 inches (158.5 x 74.7 x 7.7 mm)
6.22 x 2.89 x 0.33 inches (158 x 73.4 x 8.41 mm)

Weight

5.86 oz (166 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
6.77 oz (192 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic
Back: Glass; Frame: Metal

Resistance

 
Water, Dust; IP 68

Biometrics

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

Colors

Black, Pink, Blue, White
 

Colors

 
Amber sunrise, Breathing crystal, Aurora, Black

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
USB Type-C (reversible)

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Dolby Atmos
32-Bit DAC, Dolby Atmos, aptX-HD

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio

FM
 

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 9610
HiSilicon Kirin 980

Processor

Octa-core, 2300 MHz, ARM Cortex-A73 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 10 nm
Octa-core, 2600 MHz, ARM Cortex-A76 and ARM Cortex-A55, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU

Mali-G72 MP3
Mali-G76 MP10

RAM

4 GB
6 GB

Internal storage

128 GB
128 GB

Available to use

107 GB
 

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 512 GB
Nano Memory (NM) up to 256 GB

OS

Android (9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI
Android (9.0 Pie), Huawei Emotion UI

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

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

Features

 
Mass storage device

Location

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

Sensors

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

Mobile Payment

Samsung Pay
Huawei Pay

Other

NFC, ANT+, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, Infrared, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20
Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26, 28, 32

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38, 40, 41
Bands 34, 38, 39, 40

UMTS

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

Data

LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA

Dual SIM

Yes
 

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE

Yes
Yes

Battery

Capacity

4000 mAh
4200 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging
Huawei SuperCharge, Qi wireless charging, Reverse wireless charging

Talk time (3G)

23.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)
 

Internet use

3G: 12 hours; LTE: 14 hours; Wi-Fi: 15 hours
 

Music playback

92.00 hours
 

Video playback

19.00 hours
 

Phone features

Notifications

 
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration

Other features

 
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Feb 11, 2019
Mar 27, 2019

FCC ID value: A3LSMA505F link
FCC ID value: QISVOG-LX9 link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.34 W/kg
0.79 W/kg

Body

0.45 W/kg
0.64 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.44 W/kg
1.36 W/kg

Wireless Router

1.20 W/kg
0.88 W/kg

Phablet

1.07 W/kg
2.96 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box

 
40W Charger, Type-C Cable, Type-C Earphones, TPU Protective Case, Quick Start Guide, SIM Removal Tool, Warranty card

MSRP price

$ 350
 
This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. You can order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers at https://www.parsintl.com/phonearena or use the Reprints & Permissions tool that appears at the bottom of each web page. Visit https://www.parsintl.com/ for samples and additional information.