Huawei P30 Pro Review and Specs

Huawei P30 Pro (UK version)

SCORE:
83
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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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In The Box

  • Device
  • Charger
  • Type-C Cable
  • Type-C Earphones
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Eject Tool
  • Warranty Card

Overview

Huawei P30 Pro was released in 2019. It weighs 6.77 oz (192 g) and has 6.47" OLED screen with 1080 x 2340 (FHD+) resolution. The current model has 8GB RAM and 128GB UFS 2.1 type internal storage, Kirin 980 chipset, Octa-core CPU, Mali-G76 MP10 GPU, and runs on Android 9.0 (Pie), upgradable to Android 10. The phone is equipped with 4200 mAh non-removable li-po battery with the support of fast wired and wireless charging.

Based on the features and specifications we have given Huawei P30 Pro an overall score of 83 out of 100, as well as individual scores for the features listed below.

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

Pros and Cons

PROS
👍   Water Resistant
👍   4G Bands
👍   High Screen To Body Ratio: 88.6%
👍   HDR display
👍   Big RAM: 8GB
👍   Big Internal Storage: 128GB
👍   Memory Card Slot
👍   4 Rear Cameras
👍   40MP Main Camera
👍   f/1.6 Main Camera
👍   Main Camera Optical Image Stabilisation
👍   Ultra-Wide Angle Camera
👍   Telephoto Camera
👍   Telephoto Camera Image Stabilisation
👍   Front Selfie Camera
👍   Rear Depth Camera
👍   Rear Flash
👍   Rear Camera HDR
👍   Rear Camera Panorama
👍   Rear Camera Face Detection
👍   Front Camera HDR
👍   HDR10 playback
👍   GPS
👍   USB
👍   Infrared
👍   Wi-Fi Direct
👍   Bluetooth version
👍   NFC
👍   Gyroscope
👍   Proximity sensor
👍   Compass
👍   Fingerprint Sensor
👍   Loudspeaker Configuration
👍   Dolby Atmos
👍   High Capacity Battery: 4200 mAh
👍   Fast Wired Charging
👍   Wireless Charging
CONS
👎   No 5G Bands
👎   No ANT+
👎   No FM radio
👎   No Accelerometer
👎   No Barometer
👎   No 3.5mm Audio Jack

Specifications

In this section we present all available features and specifications for Huawei P30 Pro.

BASICS
BrandHuawei
ModelP30 Pro
Version8GB/128GB
Version2VOG-L29
CountryUK
ColorsMisty Lavender, Mystic Blue, Breathing Crystal, Aurora, Amber Sunrise, Black
Annouce date2019, March 26
Release Date2019, March 26
BODY
BuildGlass front (Aluminosilicate glass), glass back (Aluminosilicate glass), aluminum frame
Water Resistant
IP68
Weight6.77 oz (192 g)
Dimensions (HxWxD)6.22" x 2.88" x 0.33"
158 x 73.4 x 8.4 mm
NETWORK
Number of SIMSingle SIM
Hybrid Dual SIM
SIM SizeNano-SIM
TechnologyGSM / HSPA / LTE
2G BandsGSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G BandsSIM 1: HSDPA 800, 850, 900, 1700 (AWS), 1900, 2100
TD-SCDMA 1700, 2100
SIM 2: HSDPA 800, 850, 900, 1700 (AWS), 1900, 2100
4G BandsSIM 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 Bands
SCREEN
ScreenSize6.47"/164.3 mm (full rectangle)
Screen TypeOLED
Screen Resolution1080 x 2340 (FHD+)
Screen Pixel Density398ppi
Screen Aspect Ratio19.5∶9
Screen To Body Ratio88.6%
Color Depth16.7 million
Color GamutDCI-P3
HDR display
MEMORY
RAM8GB
RAM TypeLPDDR4X
Internal Storage128GB
Storage TypeUFS 2.1
Memory Card Slot
shared with SIM
Card TypeNM SD Card
CAMERA
Rear CamerasLeica Quad Camera: Wide + UltraWide + Telephoto + 3D Depth Sensing
Main Wide-Angle CameraResolution: 40MP
Focal Length: 27mm
Aperture: f/1.6
Sensor Size: 1/1.7%
Phase-Detection Autofocus
Optical Image Stabilisation
Ultra-Wide Angle Camera Resolution: 20MP
Focal Length: 16mm
Aperture: f/2.2
Sensor Size: 1/2.7%
Phase-Detection Autofocus
Telephoto CameraResolution: 8MP
Focal Length: 125mm
Aperture: f/3.4
Sensor Size: 1/4.0%
Detection Autofocus
Optical Image Stabilisation
Second Telephoto Camera
Front CamerasWide
Front Selfie CameraResolution: 32MP
Aperture: f/2.0
Focal Length 26mm
Sensor Size: 1/2.8%
Pixel Size: 0.8μm
Front UltraWide Camera
Rear Depth Camera
3D Depth Sensing
Front Depth Camera
Macro Camera
Rear Flash
with dual-LED dual tone flash
FEATURES
Video Playing Format3GP, MP4
Front Camera Video Recording Resolution/FPS1080p at 30fps
Rear Camera Video Recording Resolution/FPS4K UHD at 30fps
1080p at 30fps
1080p at 60fps
720p at 960fps
Front Camera HDR Video Recording
Rear Camera HDR Video Recording
Rear Camera HDR
Rear Camera Panorama
Rear Camera Face Detection
Front Camera HDR
HDR10 playback
Dolby Vision playback
Hyperscale 1080p Video Support
LOCATION
GPS
A-GPS
GALILEO
GLONASS
BDS
QZSS
NavIC
LTEPP
CONNECTIVITY
USBUSB 3.1
USB InterfaceType-C
Infrared
Wi-Fi Standard802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth versionv5.0
NFC
ANT+
FM radio
PLATFORM
OSAndroid 9.0 (Pie), upgradable to Android 10
ChipsetKirin 980
CPU TypeOcta-core
CPU Speed2.6 GHz, 1.9 GHz, 1.8 GHz
GPUMali-G76 MP10
SENSORS
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Barometer
Ambient light sensor
Face Recognition
LiDAR Scanner
Gravity Sensor
SAR
Compass
Hall Effect
Camera laser focusing
Color Temperature
Gesture
Color Spectrum
Distance Sensor
IR Blaster
IR remote control
HR Sensor
Iris Sensor
Fingerprint Sensor
Infrared Thermometry
Hearing Aid Compatibility
AUDIO
Loudspeaker ConfigurationMono
Audio Playing FormatMP3, MP4, 3GP, OOG, AMR, AAC, FLAC, WAV, MIDI
HUAWEI Histen
Dolby Atmos
3.5mm Audio Jack
Audio Specifications32-bit/384kHz audio
BATTERY
Battery TypeNon-removable Li-Po
Battery Capacity4200 mAh (typical)
ChargingFast Wired and Wireless Charging
Fast Wired Charging
Wireless Charging
compatible with Qi
Talk TimeUp to 27 hours (3G)
Internet Usage Time LTEUp to 14 hours
Internet Usage Time Wi-FiUp to 14 hours

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