The Huawei Mate 40 Pro was launched on October 22, 2020, and is expected to be available for purchase as from November 1st, 2020.
The Mate 40 Pro as you must have guessed is an improved version of the Huawei Mate 40. The smartphone is equipped with everything you will need in a smartphone examples of which are an impressive battery capacity with a 66W fast charge feature, wonderful processor, awesome camera set up, etc.
Huawei Mate 40 Pro Price
The price of the Huawei Mate 40 Pro starts from about 541000 Naira.
Other factors that influence the price at which you can get the Mate 40 Pro are the storage capacity that you are going for, your location, currency exchange rate, etc.
Design and Screen
The design of the Huawei Mate 40 Pro is quite similar to that of the Huawei Mate 40 design, although there are some differences. Some people are of the opinion that the Mate 40 Pro is actually better looking than last year’s model.
The build of the Mate 40 Pro consists of glass on the rear, glass up front, and an aluminum frame. The smartphone boasts of an IP68 rating for water and dust resistance which is a very good protection.
The screen is a 6.76-inch OLED display with a resolution of 1344 x 2772 Pixels, a density of 456 PPI, and a 90Hz refresh rate.
The display doesn’t come with a notch, what it offers instead is a camera cut-out instead.
You will also observe that the phone features curved edges on both sides of the display as well as super-thin bezels.
Let us now move on to talk about the rear panel of the device. The camera module which houses the rear cameras is sure to catch attention as it consists of two circles. The inner one has the Leica branding, while the outer one accommodates the quad rear cameras with its accompanying LED flash.
The colour options that the Mate 40 Pro is available in include Mystic Silver, White, Black, Green, and Yellow colour.
Huawei’s camera set up is usually very wonderful. The brand’s continuous collaboration with Leica optics is really making way for astounding camera features that phone lovers are always happy with.
The cameras that the Mate 40 Pro comes with are simply amazing. Enthusiasts will not be disappointed at the cameras because whether you want to take pictures or make videos, it is very capable of handling it really well.
The rear camera set up of the Mate 40 Pro comprises of a 50MP primary camera with an aperture of f/1.9, a 12MP periscope / telephoto camera with an aperture of f/3.4, as well as a 20MP ultrawide camera with an aperture of f/1.8.
When you compare the rear cameras with what is obtainable with the standard Mate 40, you will discover that the telephoto and ultrawide cameras were improved upon for better performance.
The selfie camera is a 13MP primary camera with an aperture of f/2.4 and this is the same with the front facing camera of the Mate 40.
There is however a notable difference to be observed in the front facing camera of the two devices and that is that the Mate 40 Pro’s front camera comes with a TOF 3D (Time of flight sensor).
Driving the performance of the Mate 40 pro is the 5nm Hi-Silicon Kirin 9000 5G processor. Honorable mention to the iPhone 12, which also features a 5nm processor.
The Huawei Mate 40 Pro comes with 8GB of RAM and has internal storage variants of 256GB, and 512GB. This is unlike the standard Mate 40 with its 128GB internal storage variant.
The battery that the smartphone is equipped with is a non-removable 4400mAh Li-Po battery. This battery capacity is 400mAh bigger than what the standard Mate 40 offers.
To make charging the device very easy, the phone supports 66W fast charge mechanism, which is similar to what is obtainable with the OnePlus 8T.
Due to the Huawei’s US trade-ban, the Mate 40 pro will not be coming with Google services.
The smartphone functions with the EMUI 11 user interface running on the Android 10 operating system.
The Huawei Mate 40 Pro sports a USB Type-C port, NFC, Bluetooth 5.2, as well as Dual-band Wi-Fi for connectivity.
The smartphone supports 5G and this assures really fast and reliable Internet connectivity for downloads, uploads, and streaming.