Samsung Galaxy S9 VS. Huawei P20

                         

Compare Mobile Phones

Samsung Galaxy S9
Huawei P20

Model Name

Samsung Galaxy S9

SM-G960F, SM-G960, SM-G960F, SM-G960U, SM-G960W, SM-G9600, SM-G960U1, SM-G960N

Huawei P20

EML-L29C, EML-L09C, EML-AL00 EML-TL00, EML-L29, EML-L09, EML-AL00

Network

Samsung Galaxy S9

GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE

Huawei P20

GSM / HSPA / LTE

Dimension

Samsung Galaxy S9

147.7 x 68.7 x 8.5 mm (5.81 x 2.70 x 0.33 in)

Huawei P20

149.1 x 70.8 x 7.7 mm (5.87 x 2.79 x 0.30 in)

Weight

Samsung Galaxy S9

163 g (5.75 oz)

Huawei P20

165 g (5.82 oz)

Build

Samsung Galaxy S9

Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame

Huawei P20

Front/back glass & aluminum frame

SIM

Samsung Galaxy S9

Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Huawei P20

Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Display Type

Samsung Galaxy S9

Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Huawei P20

LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Display Size

Samsung Galaxy S9

5.8 inches, 84.8 cm2 (~83.6% screen-to-body ratio)

Huawei P20

5.8 inches, 84.9 cm2 (~80.4% screen-to-body ratio)

Display Resolution

Samsung Galaxy S9

1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~570 ppi density)

Huawei P20

1080 x 2240 pixels, 18.7:9 ratio (~429 ppi density)

Operating System

Samsung Galaxy S9

Android 8.0 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie)

Huawei P20

Android 8.1 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie); EMUI 9.1

Chipset

Samsung Galaxy S9

Exynos 9810 (10 nm) – EMEAQualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 (10 nm) – USA/LATAM, China

Huawei P20

Hisilicon Kirin 970 (10 nm)

CPU

Samsung Galaxy S9

Octa-core (4×2.7 GHz Mongoose M3 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A55) – EMEAOcta-core (4×2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4×1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) – USA/LATAM, China

Huawei P20

Octa-core (4×2.4 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)

GPU

Samsung Galaxy S9

Mali-G72 MP18 – EMEAAdreno 630 – USA/LATAM, China

Huawei P20

Mali-G72 MP12

Internal Storage

Samsung Galaxy S9

64/128/256 GB, 4 GB RAM

Huawei P20

64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM or 6 GB RAM (China)

SD Card

Samsung Galaxy S9

microSD, up to 1 TB (uses shared SIM slot) – dual SIM model only

Huawei P20

No

Camera Front Specs

Samsung Galaxy S9

LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama

Huawei P20

Leica optics, LED flash, HDR, panorama

Camera Back

Samsung Galaxy S9
Huawei P20

24 MP, f/2.0

Camera Back Specs

Samsung Galaxy S9

Dual video call, Auto-HDR

Huawei P20

WIFI

Samsung Galaxy S9

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

Huawei P20

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

Bluetooth

Samsung Galaxy S9

5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX

Huawei P20

4.2, A2DP, LE, EDR, aptX HD

Radio

Samsung Galaxy S9

FM radio (USA & Canada only)

Huawei P20

No

Sensors

Samsung Galaxy S9

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

Huawei P20

Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, color spectrum

Colors

Samsung Galaxy S9

Midnight Black, Coral Blue, Titanium Gray, Lilac Purple, Burgundy Red, Sunrise Gold, Ice Blue

Huawei P20

Twilight, Black, Midnight Blue, Pink Gold