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Huawei Mate 20 Pro

"The Huawei Mate 20 Pro is one of, if not the, best phones ever made. It delivers an experience that leaves absolutely nothing to be desired and, for all real-world intents and purposes, it is perfect. It's a phone that you'll soon fall in love with, and one that confirms Huawei's position as the most ambitious, pioneering smartphone maker in the world right now."
As posted by t3.com

Pros

  • Three cameras, including a great wide-angle lens
  • Bright and vivid OLED, HDR display
  • Kirin 980 CPU is insanely fast
  • Futuristic in-display fingerprint reader
  • Capacious 4,200 mAh battery
  • 3.5mm headset jack, FM radio, and IR receiver

Product Details

Date First Available:
August 10, 2018

Overall Rating

90.3%
The overall rating was calculated based on 6212 customer and expert reviews from 49 review sites and 2 stores.
We analyzed the sentiments related to these top topics for Mobile Phones:
  • 93.0%
    Design
  • 89.1%
    Performance
  • 92.5%
    Camera
  • 95.1%
    Battery
  • 93.1%
    Charging
  • 94.7%
    Display
  • 90.3%
    Durability / Build Quality

Expert Reviews Rating

Excellent
36
Good
13
Fair
0
Poor
0
Bad
0

Customer reviews by store

Price Comparison

  • Huawei Mate 20 Pro (GSM Only, No CDMA) Unlocked 6GB RAM 128GB Storage Single Sim LYA-L09 - International Version/No Warranty - Black

    AMAZON.COM
    8,318 reviews
    $565.00
  • HUAWEI Mate 20 Pro 128 GB 6.39-Inch 2K FullView Android 9.0 SIM-Free Smartphone with New Leica Triple AI Camera, Single SIM, UK Version - Black

    AMAZON.CO.UK
    £429.99
  • BETA

Expert Reviews

The Huawei Mate 20 Pro is still a powerful smartphone with high specs and features, and its pricetag has even gone down.

Read more on techradar.com

Pros

  • Top-of-the-line specs in a classy design
  • Three cameras, including a great wide-angle lens
  • World-first features on a mainstream phone, like in-screen fingerprint

Cons

  • Pricey. So pricey.
  • Camera's HDR elements aren't as good as Google Pixel 3, iPhone XS
  • Basic UI, complex nest of settings, little tutorial help

The Huawei Mate 20 Pro is one of, if not the, best phones ever made. It delivers an experience that leaves absolutely nothing to be desired and, for all real-world intents and purposes, it is perfect. It's a phone that you'll soon fall in love with, and one that confirms Huawei's position as the most ambitious, pioneering smartphone maker in the world right now.

Read more on t3.com

Pros

  • Gorgeous, premium design
  • Bright and vivid OLED, HDR display
  • Kirin 980 CPU is insanely fast
  • Leica-made camera system is superb
  • Futuristic in-display fingerprint reader
  • Capacious 4,200 mAh battery
  • Android 9.0 Pie out of the box

Cons

  • None of note

Want to carry the best tech you can fit in your pocket? Get this phone.

Read more on cnet.com

Huge battery, slick design, and a superb processor, constrained by bad software and international relations

Read more on theverge.com

Pros

  • Battery lasts and lasts
  • Blistering performance
  • Gorgeous display
  • 3D face unlock is fast and reliable
  • Textured rear glass improves grip, resists scratches and fingerprints

Cons

  • Camera lacks the dynamic range of the Google Pixel
  • Master AI image processing isn’t yet consistent enough to be trusted
  • Some software bugs and annoyances

The Mate 20 Pro is an outstanding flagship, but for €150 less you can pick up a less capable Mate 20. It's a bit too wide and has an LCD screen, but still has a headphone jack and three rear cameras.

Read more on zdnet.com

Pros

  • Gorgeous fit, finish, and design
  • Outstanding battery life
  • Perfectly placed fingerprint scanner
  • 3.5mm headset jack, FM radio, and IR receiver

Cons

  • Minimal level of dust/water resistance
  • No support for wireless charging
  • Proprietary nano memory card format

The Mate 20 Pro is a fabulous Android flagship, and it's now cheaper than ever. Is it still a good buy? Find out in our review.

Read more on techadvisor.com

Pros

  • Packed with features, great cameras, excellent battery life

Cons

  • Issues with screen colours, no auto HDR in camera app

Huawei Mate 20 Pro review: How good is that camera and battery life on the Mate 20 Pro? Here's our in-depth look 12 months on from release

Read more on trustedreviews.com

The Huawei Mate 20 Pro is one of, if not the, best phones ever made. It delivers an experience that leaves absolutely nothing to be desired and, for all real-world intents and purposes, it is perfect. It's a phone that you'll soon fall in love with, and one that confirms Huawei's position as the most ambitious, pioneering smartphone maker in the world right now.

Read more on t3.com

Pros

  • Gorgeous, premium design
  • Bright and vivid OLED, HDR display
  • Kirin 980 CPU is insanely fast
  • Leica-made camera system is superb
  • Futuristic in-display fingerprint reader
  • Capacious 4,200 mAh battery
  • Android 9.0 Pie out of the box

Cons

  • None of note

There are only so many features you can cram into a smartphone, yet Huawei seems to have thought of them all, then added a few more for luck on the Mate 20 Pro. There’s everything from a triple-lens camera to the ability to charge your friend’s phone wirelessly. If you can think of it, chances are it’s inside the Mate 20 Pro. Here’s our review of this impressive phone.

Read more on digitaltrends.com

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