Apple iPhone SE vs Huawei P30 Pro Detailed Comparison

Apple iPhone SE

Huawei P30 Pro

SCORE:
70
SCORE:
83

Highlights

  • 4.0" 640 x 1136 IPS LCD screen
  • 1 rear camera
  • 12MP f/2.2 main camera
  • 1624 mAh Non-removable Li-Po battery

Highlights

  • 6.47" 1080 x 2340 (FHD+) OLED screen
  • 4 rear cameras
  • 40MP f/1.6 main camera
  • HDR display
  • 4200 mAh Non-removable Li-Po battery
 

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Overview

Here we are comparing Apple iPhone SE to Huawei P30 Pro to reveal their common strengths and weaknesses as well as the differences between them.

We have evaluated the smartphones from available features and specifications. Huawei P30 Pro gets higher overall score in our ranking system which is based on network, connectivity, memory, display specifications, video, audio and other features.

Apple iPhone SE

Huawei P30 Pro

BODY
71
NETWORK
89
DISPLAY
57
MEMORY
43
CAMERA
72
FEATURES
81
LOCATION TECH
70
CONNECTIVITY
85
SENSORS
78
AUDIO
74
BATTERY
46
OVERALL
70
BODY
73
NETWORK
91
DISPLAY
82
MEMORY
76
CAMERA
87
FEATURES
87
LOCATION TECH
93
CONNECTIVITY
96
SENSORS
76
AUDIO
76
BATTERY
81
OVERALL
83

Advantage of Apple iPhone SE

This section shows the features and specifications which are the reason to choose Apple iPhone SE over Huawei P30 Pro.

Apple iPhone SE vs Huawei P30 Pro
Lighter 3.99 oz (113 g) vs 6.77 oz (192 g)
Thinner 4.87" x 2.31" x 0.30"
123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm
vs 6.22" x 2.88" x 0.33"
158 x 73.4 x 8.4 mm
Accelerometer vs
3.5mm Audio Jack vs

Advantage of Huawei P30 Pro

This section shows the features and specifications which are the reason to choose Huawei P30 Pro over Apple iPhone SE.

Apple iPhone SE vs Huawei P30 Pro
Number of SIM Single SIM vs Single SIM
Hybrid Dual SIM
Screen Type IPS LCD vs OLED
Higher Screen Resolution 640 x 1136 vs 1080 x 2340 (FHD+)
Higher Screen Pixel Density 326ppi vs 398ppi
Higher Screen To Body Ratio 60.8% vs 88.6%
HDR display vs
More RAM 2GB vs 8GB
More Internal Storage 16GB vs 128GB
Memory Card Slot vs shared with SIM
More Rear Cameras Wide vs Leica Quad Camera: Wide + UltraWide + Telephoto + 3D Depth Sensing
Higher Main Camera Resolution 12MP vs 40MP
Wider Main Camera Aperture f/2.2 vs f/1.6
Wider Main Camera 29mm vs 27mm
Larger Sensor on Main Camera 1/3" vs 1/1.7"
Ultra-Wide Angle Camera vs Resolution: 20MP
Focal Length: 16mm
Aperture: f/2.2
Sensor Size: 1/2.7%
Phase-Detection Autofocus
Telephoto Camera vs Resolution: 8MP
Focal Length: 125mm
Aperture: f/3.4
Sensor Size: 1/4.0%
Detection Autofocus
Optical Image Stabilisation
Higher Front Camera Resolution 1.2MP vs 32MP
Wider Front Camera Aperture f/2.4 vs f/2.0
Rear Depth Camera vs 3D Depth Sensing
Higher Front Camera Video Recording Resolution/FPS 720p at 30fps vs 1080p at 30fps
HDR10 playback vs
A-GPS vs
GALILEO vs
BDS vs
QZSS vs
USB USB 2.0 vs USB 3.1
Infrared vs
Bluetooth version v4.2 vs v5.0
CPU Type Dual-core vs Octa-core
CPU Speed 1.8 GHz vs 2.6 GHz, 1.9 GHz, 1.8 GHz
Gravity Sensor vs
Compass vs
Hall Effect vs
Color Temperature vs
Dolby Atmos vs
Audio Specifications 16-bit/44.1kHz audio vs 32-bit/384kHz audio
Higher Battery Capacity 1624 mAh (typical) vs 4200 mAh (typical)
Fast Wired Charging vs
Wireless Charging vs compatible with Qi
Longer Internet Usage Time LTE Up to 13 hours vs Up to 14 hours
Longer Internet Usage Time Wi-Fi Up to 13 hours vs Up to 14 hours

Common Strengths and Weaknesses

Here we list common strengths and weaknesses of both smartphones.

PROS
👍   4G Bands
👍   Main Camera Optical Image Stabilisation
👍   Front Selfie Camera
👍   Rear Flash
👍   Rear Camera HDR
👍   Rear Camera Panorama
👍   Rear Camera Face Detection
👍   Front Camera HDR
👍   GPS
👍   Wi-Fi Direct
👍   NFC
👍   Gyroscope
👍   Proximity sensor
👍   Fingerprint Sensor
👍   Loudspeaker Configuration
CONS
👎   No 5G Bands
👎   No ANT+
👎   No FM radio
👎   No Barometer

Side by Side Comparison

And in the end we display side by side all the specifications which are present for both models.

Note: The following table shows only those details which are applicable for both models and excludes the ones that are applicable for only one model. If you want to see a full list of specs for each model please visit their individual pages here - Apple iPhone SE and here - Huawei P30 Pro.

BASICS Apple iPhone SE vs Huawei P30 Pro
BrandApplevsHuawei
ModeliPhone SEvsP30 Pro
Version2GB/16GBvs8GB/128GB
Version2A1662vsVOG-L29
CountryUSAvsUK
ColorsSpace Gray, Silver, Gold, Rose GoldvsMisty Lavender, Mystic Blue, Breathing Crystal, Aurora, Amber Sunrise, Black
Annouce date2016, March 21vs2019, March 26
Release Date2016, March 31vs2019, March 26
BODY Apple iPhone SE vs Huawei P30 Pro
BuildGlass front (Gorilla Glass), aluminum back, aluminum framevsGlass front (Aluminosilicate glass), glass back (Aluminosilicate glass), aluminum frame
Weight3.99 oz (113 g)vs6.77 oz (192 g)
Dimensions (HxWxD)4.87" x 2.31" x 0.30"
123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm
vs6.22" x 2.88" x 0.33"
158 x 73.4 x 8.4 mm
NETWORK Apple iPhone SE vs Huawei P30 Pro
Number of SIMSingle SIMvsSingle SIM
Hybrid Dual SIM
SIM SizeNano-SIMvsNano-SIM
TechnologyGSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTEvsGSM / HSPA / LTE
2G BandsGSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
CDMA 2000
vsGSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G BandsHSDPA 800, 850, 900, 1700 (AWS), 1900, 2100
CDMA 2000
vsSIM 1: HSDPA 800, 850, 900, 1700 (AWS), 1900, 2100
TD-SCDMA 1700, 2100
SIM 2: HSDPA 800, 850, 900, 1700 (AWS), 1900, 2100
4G BandsFDD LTE: Bands 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 8 / 12 / 13 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 / 25 / 26 / 29vsSIM 1: FDD LTE: Bands 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 6 / 7 / 8 / 9 / 12 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 / 26 / 28 / 32
TDD LTE: Bands 34 / 38 / 39 / 40
SIM 2: FDD LTE: Bands 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 6 / 7 / 8 / 9 / 12 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 / 26 / 28
TDD LTE: Bands 34 / 38 / 39 / 40
5G Bandsvs
SCREEN Apple iPhone SE vs Huawei P30 Pro
ScreenSize4.0"/101.6 mm (full rectangle)vs6.47"/164.3 mm (full rectangle)
Screen TypeIPS LCDvsOLED
Screen Resolution640 x 1136vs1080 x 2340 (FHD+)
Screen Pixel Density326ppivs398ppi
Screen Aspect Ratio16∶9vs19.5∶9
Screen To Body Ratio60.8%vs88.6%
HDR displayvs
MEMORY Apple iPhone SE vs Huawei P30 Pro
RAM2GBvs8GB
Internal Storage16GBvs128GB
Storage TypeNVMevsUFS 2.1
Memory Card Slotvs shared with SIM
Card TypevsNM SD Card
CAMERA Apple iPhone SE vs Huawei P30 Pro
Rear CamerasWidevsLeica Quad Camera: Wide + UltraWide + Telephoto + 3D Depth Sensing
Main Wide-Angle CameraResolution: 12MP
Aperture: f/2.2

Focal Length: 29mm
Pixel Size: 1.22μm
Sensor Size: 1/3%Phase-Detection Autofocus
Optical Image Stabilization
vsResolution: 40MP
Focal Length: 27mm
Aperture: f/1.6
Sensor Size: 1/1.7%
Phase-Detection Autofocus
Optical Image Stabilisation
Ultra-Wide Angle Camera vsResolution: 20MP
Focal Length: 16mm
Aperture: f/2.2
Sensor Size: 1/2.7%
Phase-Detection Autofocus
Telephoto CameravsResolution: 8MP
Focal Length: 125mm
Aperture: f/3.4
Sensor Size: 1/4.0%
Detection Autofocus
Optical Image Stabilisation
Second Telephoto Cameravs
Front CamerasFaceTime HD CameravsWide
Front Selfie CameraResolution: 1.2MP
Aperture: f/2.4
Focal Length: 31mm
vsResolution: 32MP
Aperture: f/2.0
Focal Length 26mm
Sensor Size: 1/2.8%
Pixel Size: 0.8μm
Front UltraWide Cameravs
Rear Depth Cameravs 3D Depth Sensing
Front Depth Cameravs
Macro Cameravs
Rear Flash True Tone flashvs with dual-LED dual tone flash
FEATURES Apple iPhone SE vs Huawei P30 Pro
Video Playing FormatHEVC, H.264, MPEG-4 Part 2, Motion JPEGvs3GP, MP4
Front Camera Video Recording Resolution/FPS720p at 30fpsvs1080p at 30fps
Rear Camera Video Recording Resolution/FPS4K UHD at 30fps
1080p at 30fps
1080p at 60fps
720p at 30fps
vs4K UHD at 30fps
1080p at 30fps
1080p at 60fps
720p at 960fps
Front Camera HDR Video Recordingvs
Rear Camera HDR Video Recordingvs
Rear Camera HDRvs
Rear Camera Panoramavs
Rear Camera Face Detectionvs
Front Camera HDRvs
HDR10 playbackvs
Dolby Vision playbackvs
Hyperscale 1080p Video Supportvs
LOCATION Apple iPhone SE vs Huawei P30 Pro
GPSvs
A-GPSvs
GALILEOvs
GLONASSvs
BDSvs
QZSSvs
NavICvs
LTEPPvs
CONNECTIVITY Apple iPhone SE vs Huawei P30 Pro
USBUSB 2.0vsUSB 3.1
USB InterfaceLightningvsType-C
Infraredvs
Wi-Fi Standard802.11 a/b/g/n/acvs802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Wi-Fi Directvs
Bluetooth versionv4.2vsv5.0
NFC (Only Apple Pay)vs
ANT+vs
FM radiovs
PLATFORM Apple iPhone SE vs Huawei P30 Pro
OSiOS 9.3.2, upgradable to iOS 14.2vsAndroid 9.0 (Pie), upgradable to Android 10
ChipsetApple A9vsKirin 980
CPU TypeDual-corevsOcta-core
CPU Speed1.8 GHzvs2.6 GHz, 1.9 GHz, 1.8 GHz
GPUPowerVR GT7600vsMali-G76 MP10
SENSORS Apple iPhone SE vs Huawei P30 Pro
Gyroscopevs
Accelerometervs
Proximity sensorvs
Barometervs
Ambient light sensorvs
Face Recognitionvs
LiDAR Scannervs
Gravity Sensorvs
SARvs
Compassvs
Hall Effectvs
Camera laser focusingvs
Color Temperaturevs
Gesturevs
Color Spectrumvs
Distance Sensorvs
IR Blastervs
IR remote controlvs
HR Sensorvs
Iris Sensorvs
Fingerprint Sensorvs
Infrared Thermometryvs
Hearing Aid Compatibilityvs
AUDIO Apple iPhone SE vs Huawei P30 Pro
Loudspeaker ConfigurationMonovsMono
Audio Playing FormatAAC-LC, HE-AAC, HE-AAC v2, Protected AAC, MP3, Linear PCM, Apple Losseless, FLAC, AC-3, E-AC-3, Audible (2, 3, 4, AAX, AAX+)vsMP3, MP4, 3GP, OOG, AMR, AAC, FLAC, WAV, MIDI
Dolby Atmosvs
3.5mm Audio Jackvs
Audio Specifications16-bit/44.1kHz audiovs32-bit/384kHz audio
BATTERY Apple iPhone SE vs Huawei P30 Pro
Battery TypeNon-removable Li-PovsNon-removable Li-Po
Battery Capacity1624 mAh (typical)vs4200 mAh (typical)
Fast Wired Chargingvs
Wireless Chargingvs compatible with Qi
Talk TimeUp to 14 hours (3G)vsUp to 27 hours (3G)
Internet Usage Time LTEUp to 13 hoursvsUp to 14 hours
Internet Usage Time Wi-FiUp to 13 hoursvsUp to 14 hours

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