• 6.72" (2676x1236) P-OLED
  • 8GB
    Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 985 SoC
    128GB/256GB Storage
  • 64-MP, f/1.8 Rear: 4 Cameras
  • 4000 mAh
  • 6.58" (2640x1200) P-OLED
  • 8GB
    KIRIN 990 5G SoC
    128GB/256GB/512GB Storage
  • 50-MP, f/1.9, OIS Rear: 4 Cameras
  • 4200 mAh W-Charge Huawei Super Charge (40)

Specifications Highlights
Product Namenova 8 ProP40 Pro
Productnova 8 Pro (2020)Huawei P40 Pro (2020), Price: 798 USD at Amazon
Display6.72" 2676x1236 P-OLED 6.58" 2640x1200 P-OLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 64-MP f/1.8 (Primary)
  • 8-MP f/2.4
  • 2-MP f/2.4 +Bokeh Sensor
  • 2-MP f/2.4
  • 27mm 50-MP f/1.9 (Primary) +OIS
  • 18mm 40-MP f/1.8
  • 135mm 12-MP f/3.4 +OIS
  • +Bokeh Sensor
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 32-MP f/2.4
  • 32-MP f/2.2
  • +Bokeh Sensor
Computing
  • Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 985 SoC
  • 8GB RAM
  • 128GB/256GB Storage
  • MicroSDXC
  • KIRIN 990 5G SoC
  • 8GB RAM
  • 128GB/256GB/512GB Storage
  • Nano Memory (256GB max.)
Battery4000 mAh4200 mAh, Wireless Charging, Huawei Super Charge (40)
DesignIP Rating, 184g (6.5oz), 74.08x163.32x7.85 mm (2.92 x 6.43 x 0.31 inches)IP68, 203g (7.2oz), 72.6x158.2x8.95 mm (2.86 x 6.23 x 0.35 inches)
Price (Market)$798
Price at Launch$1165
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Display
Product Namenova 8 ProP40 Pro
TypeP-OLEDP-OLED
Diagonal (inches)6.72"6.58"
Display/Body Ratio91.7%91.6%
Resolution2676x12362640x1200
Sharpness (PPI)439 PPI441 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass
Features
  • Multitouch
  • Glossy
  • Multitouch
  • Glossy
  • HDR
Color Depth30 bit (1,073,741,824 Colors)24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Product Namenova 8 ProP40 Pro
Megapixel64-MP50-MP
Aperturef/1.8f/1.9
Focal Length (35mm) 27mm
Sensor SizeLargeEnormous
Autofocus Features
  • Contrast
  • Phase Detection
Hardware Features
  • Autofocus
  • OIS
  • LED Flash
  • Dual LED Flash
  • Quad Bayer
  • RYYB
  • No
Long-Zoom Camera
Product NameP40 Pro
Megapixel12-MP
Aperturef/3.4
Focal Length (35mm) 135mm
Sensor SizeSmall
Autofocus Features
  • Fixed Focus
Hardware Features
  • OIS
Ultrawide Camera
Product NameP40 Pro
Megapixel40-MP
Aperturef/1.8
Focal Length (35mm) 18mm
Sensor SizeLarge
Autofocus Features
  • Phase Detection
  • Dual-Pixel Phase Detection
Hardware Features
  • Quad Bayer
Battery
Product Namenova 8 ProP40 Pro
Battery TypeLi-PolyLi-Poly
Battery Capacity (mAh)4000 mAh4200 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
  • Non-Removable
  • Non-Removable
  • Fast Charge
  • Wireless Charging Integrated
  • Wireless Reverse Charging
Fast-Charge ProtocolHuawei Super Charge
Computing
Product Namenova 8 ProP40 Pro
Processor BrandHiSiliconHiSilicon
Processor NameHuawei HiSilicon KIRIN 985KIRIN 990 5G
Processor # Cores88
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2.58 GHz2.86 GHz
RAM Options8GB8GB
Internal Storage Options128GB/256GB128GB/256GB/512GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSDXCNano Memory
Mem. Card Max. Size256GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 11Android 10
Communications
Product Namenova 8 ProP40 Pro
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT21 1.4 Gbps/300 Mbps
LTE Bands1, 18, 19, 2, 26, 3, 34, 38, 39, 4, 40, 41, 5, 7, 812, 18, 19, 26, 28, 32, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41
Modem Features
  • UMTS
  • EDGE
  • GPRS
  • HSPA+
  • LTE
  • EV-DO A
  • 5G NSA
  • 5G SA
  • EDGE
  • EV-DO A
  • GPRS
  • HSPA+
  • LTE
  • TD-HSDPA
  • TD-SCDMA
  • UMTS
  • 5G SA
  • 5G NSA
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Dual-band
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
  • Dual-band
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
  • MU-MIMO
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 5.2Bluetooth 5.1
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT EDR
  • A2DP
  • BT EDR
  • BT LE
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type CUSB Type C
Connector Features
  • USB 2.0
  • USB OTG
  • USB 3.1
  • USB OTG
Sim Card 0
Product Namenova 8 ProP40 Pro
NameSIM0SIM0
SIM TypeNano SIMNano SIM
Sim Card 1
Product Namenova 8 ProP40 Pro
NameSIM0SIM0
SIM TypeNano SIM/MicroSDNano SIM
Multimedia
Product Namenova 8 ProP40 Pro
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • Loudspeaker
Audio Formats
  • AAC
  • 3GA
  • AMR
  • RA
  • AWB
  • FLAC
  • MID
  • MIDI
  • MP3
  • OGA
  • OGG
  • WMA
  • WAV
  • 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
  • DIVX
  • H.263
  • H.264
  • MPEG-4
  • H.265
  • MP4
  • VP8
  • VP9
  • XVID
Sensors
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Fingerprint
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • BeiDou
  • Galileo
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • BeiDou
  • Compass
  • Color Temperature
  • Fingerprint
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity

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