Do you want to know what's better Huawei Mate 20 or Samsung Galaxy Note 9? You'll get the answer on this page! SpecsPRO has compared Huawei Mate 20 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 9: camera, battery, screen size, resolution and other important specifications.

Huawei Mate 20 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 9

  • Main

  • Model

  • Price

  • Advantages

  • launch

  • Announced

  • Status

  • platform

  • OS

  • Chipset

  • CPU

  • GPU

  • camera

  • Rear

  • Front

  • Video

  • Features

  • display

  • Size

  • Resolution

  • Technology

  • Protection

  • Multitouch

  • battery

  • General

  • Charging

  • body

  • Dimensions

  • Weight

  • Build

  • SIM card

  • Miscellaneous

  • Colors

  • memory

  • Internal Storage & RAM

  • Card slot

  • comms

  • WLAN

  • Bluetooth

  • GPS

  • NFC

  • Infrared port

  • Radio

  • USB

  • features

  • Sensors

  • Messaging

  • Browser

  • sound

  • 3.5mm jack

  • network

  • Technology

  • 2G bands

  • 3G bands

  • 4G bands

  • Speed

  • GPRS

  • EDGE

  • Videos

Huawei Mate 20
  • Main

  • Model

    Huawei Mate 20

  • Price

    $228.99

  • Advantages

  • PLATFORM GPU: Mali-G76 MP10

    CAMERA Rear: Triple: 12 MP, f/1.8, 27mm (wide), 1/2.3", PDAF, Laser AF 8 MP, f/2.4, 54mm (telephoto), PDAF, 2x optical zoom 16 MP, f/2.2, 17mm (ultrawide)

    DISPLAY Size: 6.53 inches, 107.5 cm2

    COMMS Radio: FM radio

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Samsung Galaxy Note 9
  • Main

  • Model

    Samsung Galaxy Note 9

  • Price

  • Advantages

  • CAMERA Video: 4K@60fps (no OIS/EIS), 4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, 720p@960fps, HDR, stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS & OIS

    DISPLAY Resolution: 1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~516 ppi density)

    MEMORY Internal Storage & RAM: 128GB 6GB RAM, 512GB 8GB RAM UFS 2.1

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  • launch

  • Announced

    2018, October

  • Status

    Available. Released 2018, November

  • platform

  • OS

    Android 9.0 (Pie)

  • Chipset

    HiSilicon Kirin 980 (7 nm)

  • CPU

    Octa-core (2x2.6 GHz Cortex-A76 & 2x1.92 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)

  • GPU

    Mali-G76 MP10

  • camera

  • Rear

    Triple: 12 MP, f/1.8, 27mm (wide), 1/2.3", PDAF, Laser AF 8 MP, f/2.4, 54mm (telephoto), PDAF, 2x optical zoom 16 MP, f/2.2, 17mm (ultrawide)

  • Front

    24 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide), 1/2.8", 0.9µm

  • Video

    4K@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 1080p@30fps (gyro-EIS), 720p@960fps

  • Features

    Leica optics, dual-LED dual-tone flash, panorama, HDR

  • display

  • Size

    6.53 inches, 107.5 cm2

  • Resolution

    1080 x 2244 pixels, 18.7:9 ratio (~381 ppi density)

  • Technology

    IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

  • Protection

    Corning Gorilla Glass (unspecified version) - DCI-P3 - HDR10 - EMUI 9.0

  • Multitouch

    Yes

  • battery

  • General

    Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery

  • Charging

  • body

  • Dimensions

    158.2 x 77.2 x 8.3 mm (6.23 x 3.04 x 0.33 in)

  • Weight

    188 g (6.63 oz, 0.41 lb)

  • Build

    Front/back glass & aluminum frame

  • SIM card

    Single SIM

  • Miscellaneous

  • Colors

    Midnight Blue, Twilight, Black

  • memory

  • Internal Storage & RAM

    128 GB, 4/6 GB RAM

  • Card slot

    NM (Nano Memory), up to 256GB (uses SIM 2)

  • comms

  • WLAN

    Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

  • Bluetooth

    5.0, A2DP, aptX HD, LE

  • GPS

    Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS

  • NFC

    Yes

  • Infrared port

    Yes

  • Radio

    FM radio

  • USB

    3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go

  • features

  • Sensors

    Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass

  • Messaging

    SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM

  • Browser

    HTML5 - Fast battery charging 4.5V/5A (58% in 30 min) - DivX/XviD/MP4/H.265/WMV player - MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV/FLAC player - Document editor - Photo/video editor

  • sound

  • 3.5mm jack

    Yes

  • network

  • Technology

    GSM / HSPA / LTE

  • 2G bands

    GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)

  • 3G bands

    HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100

  • 4G bands

    LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 6(900), 7(2600), 8(900), 9(1800), 12(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850), 28(700), 32(1500), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300)

  • Speed

    HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A Cat21 1400/200 Mbps

  • GPRS

    Yes

  • EDGE

    Yes

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  • launch

  • Announced

    2018, August 09

  • Status

    Available. Released 2018, August 24

  • platform

  • OS

    Android 8.1 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 10, One UI 2.5

  • Chipset

    Exynos 9810 (10 nm) - EMEA Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 (10 nm) - USA/LATAM, China

  • CPU

    Octa-core (4x2.7 GHz Mongoose M3 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55) - EMEA Octa-core (4x2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) - USA/LATAM, China

  • GPU

    Mali-G72 MP18 - EMEA Adreno 630 - USA/LATAM, China

  • camera

  • Rear

    Dual: 12 MP, f/1.5-2.4, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55", 1.4µm, dual pixel PDAF, OIS 12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm (telephoto), 1/3.4", 1.0µm, AF, OIS, 2x optical zoom

  • Front

    Dual: 8 MP, f/1.7, 25mm (wide), 1/3.6", 1.22µm, AF 2 MP (dedicated iris scanner camera)

  • Video

    4K@60fps (no OIS/EIS), 4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, 720p@960fps, HDR, stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS & OIS

  • Features

    LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama

  • display

  • Size

    6.4 inches, 103.2 cm2

  • Resolution

    1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~516 ppi density)

  • Technology

    Super AMOLED, HDR10

  • Protection

    Corning Gorilla Glass 5

  • Multitouch

  • battery

  • General

    Li-Ion 4000 mAh, non-removable

  • Charging

    Fast charging 15W

  • body

  • Dimensions

    161.9 x 76.4 x 8.8 mm (6.37 x 3.01 x 0.35 in)

  • Weight

    201 g (7.09 oz, 0.44 lb)

  • Build

    Glass front (Gorilla Glass 5), glass back (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame

  • SIM card

    Single SIM

  • Miscellaneous

  • Colors

    Metallic Copper, Lavender Purple, Ocean Blue, Midnight Black, Pure White, Alpine White

  • memory

  • Internal Storage & RAM

    128GB 6GB RAM, 512GB 8GB RAM UFS 2.1

  • Card slot

    microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)

  • comms

  • WLAN

    Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

  • Bluetooth

    5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX

  • GPS

    Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO

  • NFC

    Yes

  • Infrared port

  • Radio

    No

  • USB

    USB Type-C 3.1

  • features

  • Sensors

    Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2

  • Messaging

  • Browser

  • sound

  • 3.5mm jack

    Yes

  • network

  • Technology

  • 2G bands

    GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only) CDMA 800 / 1900 - USA

  • 3G bands

    HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 CDMA2000 1xEV-DO - USA

  • 4G bands

    1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 32, 38, 39, 40, 41, 66, 71 - Global 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46, 66, 71 - USA

  • Speed

    HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (5CA) Cat18 1200/200 Mbps

  • GPRS

  • EDGE

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  • Summary

    The Huawei Mate 20 has more powerful GPU Mali-G76 MP10 thanks to which the user will be able to run more number of modern game apps.

    The Huawei Mate 20 has better rear camera specs that makes the Mate 20 a better choice for those who want to get high quality pictures. The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 shoots videos with a more quality resolution: [v_quality_name2] vs [v_quality_name].

    The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has 4K UHD (1440 x 2960 pixels) screen resolution with 514 ppi pixel density that is better than the Huawei Mate 20 4K UHD (1080 x 2244 pixels) screen resolution with 381 ppi pixel density. It makes this phone a right choice for reading books. The Huawei Mate 20 model weight 188g that is 13g less in compare with the weight of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9.

    Taking into account the above-mentioned differences the Mate 20 will become the best buy. Get the list of the best offers on Amazon.