Huawei P40 Pro Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Discover all the technical specs of the Huawei P40 Pro - from its camera and display to performance and battery life.
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Huawei P40 Pro Specs, review, opinions, comparisons
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Huawei P40 Pro is a 2020 smartphone. It measures 158.2 x 72.6 x 9 mm and weighs 209 g. It has a OLED display measuring 6.58" inches. The resolution is 1200 x 2640 and 441 ppi pixel density.

There is Dual front camera with 32 MP. The main camera is Quad with 50 MP.

It runs on Octa-core (2x2.86 GHz Cortex-A76 & 2x2.36 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4x1.95 GHz Cortex-A55) CPU with 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM, 512GB 8GB RAM memory. The battery is 4200 mAh.

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Huawei P40 Pro specs

General specs

Brand and model

Huawei P40 Pro

Release date

2020, March 26


158.2 x 72.6 x 9 mm (6.23 x 2.86 x 0.35 in)


209 g (7.37 oz)

Body build

Glass front, glass back, aluminum frame


Silver Frost, Blush Gold, Deep Sea Blue, Ice White, Black


4200 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Po

Approximate price970 EUR





capacitive touchscreen

Display colors


Screen size

6.58" inc

Screen area

105.2 cm2

Screen format

19.8:9 (height:width)

Screen to body ratio


Screen resolution

1200 x 2640 px

PPI /points per inch/

441 PPI

Screen protection

Corning Gorilla Glass 6

Other - HDR10
-90Hz refresh rate

Camera and Video

Rear camera, main

50 MP, Quad

Camera specs

-50 MP, f/1.9, 23mm (wide), 1/1.28'', 2.44µm, omnidirectional PDAF, OIS
-12 MP, f/3.4, 125mm (periscope telephoto), PDAF, OIS, 5x optical zoom
-40 MP, f/1.8, 18mm (ultrawide), 1/1.54'', PDAF
-TOF 3D, (depth)


Leica optics, LED flash, panorama, HDR

Video 2160p@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720@7680fps, 1080p@960fps, HDR; gyro-EIS
DxOMark Main Score132
DxOMark Photo137
DxOMark Video113
Front camera, selfie

32 MP, Dual


32 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/2.8", 0.8µm, AF
IR TOF 3D, (depth/biometrics sensor)



Video 2160p@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60fps
DxOMark Selfie Score103
DxOMark Photo108
DxOMark Video95


Operating system OS

Android 10.0 (AOSP + HMS); EMUI 10.1


- HiSilicon Kirin 990 5G (7 nm+)

Processor CPU

- Octa-core (2x2.86 GHz Cortex-A76 & 2x2.36 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4x1.95 GHz Cortex-A55)

Graphics processor GPU

- Mali-G76 MP16

External memory

NM (Nano Memory), up to 256GB (uses shared SIM slot)

Internal memory

128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM, 512GB 8GB RAM

Antutu 9 score 569211 (Rank 315 of 1164)
Antutu 8 score 493316 (Rank 108 of 1138)
GeekBench 5 Single Core 756 (Rank 314 of 1569)
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core 2949 (Rank 236 of 1564)

Communication and Connectivity

SIM card Single SIM (Nano-SIM/eSIM)Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE / 5G
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G
Edge Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
GPS Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS, NavIC
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
Bluetooth 5.1, A2DP, LE

Music and Audio

Radio No
Headphone jack No
- 32-bit/384kHz audio

Other features

- Sensors - Infrared face recognition, fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass , Infrared port
- Fast charging 40W
-Fast wireless charging 27W
-Fast reverse wireless charging 27W
- IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
Disclaimer: The information provided here is based on publicly available information and official specifications from Huawei. While every effort has been made to provide accurate and reliable information, readers should be aware that specifications are subject to change and updates from Huawei may not be reflected.

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Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor is a technology expert and journalist based in the UK. With a degree in Computer Science from the University of Birmingham, he provides insightful analysis and expert reviews of the latest smartphones and technology. His technical expertise, passion for technology and years of experience make him a trusted source in the industry.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Huawei P40 Pro was around 970 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2020, March 26.
The weight of the Huawei P40 Pro is 209 g.
The screen size of the Huawei P40 Pro is 6.58" inches.
The size of the Huawei P40 Pro is 158.2 x 72.6 x 9 mm (HxWxD).

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