• 6.53" (2244x1080) IPS LCD
  • 4GB/6GB
    KIRIN 980 SoC
    128GB Storage
  • 12-MP, f/1.8 Rear: 3 Cameras
  • 4000 mAh

The Huawei Mate 20 phone has a 6.53-inch (2244x1080) IPS LCD screen, a 12MP main camera and a 8MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 4000 mAh and the main processor is a KIRIN 980 with 4 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductHuawei Mate 20 (2018), Price: 590 USD
Display6.53" 2244x1080 IPS LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 27mm 12-MP f/1.8 (Primary)
  • 52mm 8-MP f/2.4 +OIS
  • 17mm 20-MP f/2.27
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 21mm 24-MP f/2
Computing
  • KIRIN 980 SoC
  • 4GB/6GB RAM
  • 128GB Storage
Battery4000 mAh
DesignIP68, 188g (6.6oz), 158.2x77.2x8.3 mm (6.23 x 3.04 x 0.33 inches)
Price (Market)$590
Price at Launch$799
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Display
TypeIPS LCD
Diagonal (inches)6.53"
Display/Body Ratio88.0%
Resolution2244x1080
Sharpness (PPI)381 PPI
Features
  • Multitouch
  • Glossy
  • 2.5D
  • RGBW
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Megapixel12-MP
Aperturef/1.8
Focal Length (35mm) 27mm
Sensor SizeMedium
Autofocus Features
  • Contrast
  • Phase Detection
Hardware Features
  • LED Flash
  • Autofocus
  • HDR Photo
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
Short-Zoom Camera
Megapixel8-MP
Aperturef/2.4
Focal Length (35mm) 52mm
Sensor SizeSmall
Autofocus Features
  • Contrast
Hardware Features
  • Autofocus
  • OIS
Ultrawide Camera
Megapixel20-MP
Aperturef/2.27
Focal Length (35mm) 17mm
Sensor SizeVery small
Autofocus Features
  • Contrast
Hardware Features
  • Autofocus
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Poly
Battery Capacity (mAh)4000 mAh
Battery Features
  • Non-Removable
  • Fast Charge
Computing
Processor BrandHiSilicon
Processor NameKIRIN 980
Processor # Cores8
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2.2 GHz
RAM Options4GB/6GB
Internal Storage Options128GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 9.0
Communications
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT19 1600/13560 Mbps
LTE Bands12, 18, 19, 26, 28, 38, 39, 40, 41
Modem Features
  • UMTS
  • EDGE
  • GPRS
  • HSPA+
  • LTE
  • TD-SCDMA
  • TD-HSDPA
WiFi Speed
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT EDR
  • BT LE
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type C
Connector Features
  • USB 3.0
  • USB OTG
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0
SIM TypeNano SIM
SIM Features
  • 4G
Sim Card 1
NameSIM1
SIM TypeNano SIM
SIM Features
  • 4G
Multimedia
Multimedia Features
  • IR
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
Audio Formats
  • AAC
  • 3GA
  • AMR
  • RA
  • AWB
  • FLAC
  • M4A
  • MID
  • MIDI
  • MP3
  • OGA
  • OGG
  • WMA
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • DIVX
  • H.263
  • H.264
  • MPEG-4
  • H.265
  • MP4
  • VP8
  • VP9
  • XVID
Sensors
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Barometer
  • Fingerprint
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • BeiDou

Huawei Mate 20 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How much does Huawei Mate 20 costs?

The last time we checked, the Huawei Mate 20 was retailing at around $590 online. Things may have changed a bit since. The Huawei Mate 20 launched at $799 on 2018-10-16.

Is the Huawei Mate 20 waterproof?

Yes! The Huawei Mate 20 is water-tight and has an IP68 certification. I.P means Ingress Protection, which is the level of protection against dust or water that could get into phones.

Is the Huawei Mate 20 Dual-SIM?

Yes, the Huawei Mate 20 is known to have two-SIM version(s), but it could change with the phone carrier.

Is the Huawei Mate 20 4K?

No, the Huawei Mate 20 resolution of (2244x1080) is not considered to be 4K. 4K is normally defined as 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on smartphones, but it has a few more similar resolutions for Cinema and Televisions.

Is the Huawei Mate 20 compatible with Wireless Charging?

No, the Huawei Mate 20 is not compatible with Wireless Charging.

Does Huawei Mate 20 feature Qi Wireless Charging?

No, the Huawei Mate 20 does not feature Qi Wireless Charging.

Does the Huawei Mate 20 operates on 4G data?

Yes, the Huawei Mate 20 is a 4G smartphone that is rated 4G LTE CAT19 (1600/13560 Mbps).

Is the Huawei Mate 20 a 5G device?

No, the Huawei Mate 20 is not a 5G smartphone.

Does the Huawei Mate 20 have a USB-C connector?

Yes, the Huawei Mate 20 is a USB-C smartphone. The USB Type C connector uses the USB 3.0 protocol.

If the battery of the Huawei Mate 20 removable?

No, the Huawei Mate 20's battery cannot be removed.

Huawei Mate 20 Specs & Speed Benchmarks

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Battery Capacity (mAh)

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