Amidst the global COVID-19 outbreak, Huawei has officially launched the Huawei P40 series via an online-only event. The company has unveiled Huawei P40, Huawei P40 Pro and Huawei P40 Pro+ smartphones with a wide range of features including smartphone-centric enhancements.
The company has integrated 50MP primary camera sensor along with high-capacity secondary camera sensors using which you can capture high-quality images. Ever since the outbreak of COVID-19, smartphone manufacturers have been conducting launch events online to avoid physical contact and to maintain social distancing.
Let’s examine the specifications of the smartphones one by one.
Huawei P40 Specifications and Features
The 5G-centric Huawei P40 flaunts a 6.1-inch OLED FHD+ display with a resolution of 2340×1080 pixels. The handset features a rounded corners design on the display, which gives premium feel during usage. The front-facing camera is placed on the extreme top left-hand side instead of the dew-drop notch display.
Under the hood, the Huawei P40 is powered by Kirin 990 octa-core processor and Mali-G76 graphics chipset. The processor includes a neural-network processing unit comprising of dual big and tiny core NPUs. The handset is available in an 8GB RAM variant paired with 128GB storage.
You will work with EMUI 10.1 based on Android 10. The phone borrows power via a 3800mAh battery with support for Huawei SuperCharge technology.
Talking about the camera, the Huawei P40 offers quad-camera sensors consisting of a 50MP (f/1.9) primary Ultra Vision wide-angle sensor, 16MP (f/2.2) Ultra-Wide Angle Camera and an 8MP (f/2.4) telephoto camera with support for Autofocus, OIS, AIS including several zooming capabilities such as digital, optical and hybrid zoom.
You will be able to record 4K videos at 60fps. The selfie front offers a 32MP IR camera sensor, using which you can capture stunning selfies. The smartphone is resistant to water, splashes and dust via IP53 technology.
Huawei P40 Pro Specifications and Features
The Huawei P40 Pro features a 6.58-inch OLD display with a resolution of 2640×1200 pixels. The display provides support for up to 90Hz frame refresh rate.
On the internals, the handset offers Huawei Kirin 990 processor with 5G support alongside the Mali-G76 graphics chipset. The processor includes a neural-network processing unit. The Huawei P40 Pro comes with 8GB RAM with a large 256GB internal storage.
The device is pre-loaded with EMUI 10.1 based on the Android 10 operating platform. The device works with the help of a 4200mAh battery with support for 40W Huawei SuperCharge technology.
On the optics, the Huawei P40 Pro comes with a quad-camera comprising of 50MP (f/1.9) ultra vision wide-angle camera, 40MP (f/1.8) cine ultra-wide-angle camera, 12MP (f/3.4) SuperSensing telephoto camera alongside 3D depth-sensing camera. Moreover, the camera offers support for Autofocus, OIS, AIS including zooming capabilities. The front-facing camera offers a 32MP (f/2.2) sensor with support for face unlock and IR technologies.
Huawei P40 Pro+ Specifications and Features
The Huawei P40 Pro+ boasts a 6.58-inch OLED display with a resolution of 2640×1200 pixels. Talking about the internals, the P40 pro+ works with the help of a Kirin 880 processor, Mali-G76 graphics chipset alongside a dedicated neural-network Processing Unit. The 8GB RAM is well supported by a massive 512GB internal storage. The battery compartment integrates a 4200mAh battery with support for 40W Huawei SuperCharge technology.
The smartphone offers five camera sensors on the rear side with a 50MP Primary Ultra Vision Camera, 40MP Cine Camera, 8MP SuperZoom Camera, 8MP telephoto camera including 3D depth-sensing camera. The front-facing camera offers a 32MP depth sensor with f/2.2 aperture.
The above smartphones provide support for Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, AGPS, BeiDou, Galileo, QZSS, NavIC, and all other standard connectivity features and sensors. The device includes a USB Type-C port and includes a USB Type-C ear jack. The addition of NavIC enables you to explore the latest navigation technologies.
Huawei P40, P40 Pro & P40 Pro+ Price and Availability
The three smartphones will be available for purchase in Silver Frost, Blush Gold, Deep Sea Blue, Ice White, and Black color variants.
While the Huawei P40 will be available at €799, the Huawei P40 Pro is up for grabs at €999. The premium Huawei P40 Pro+ can be added to the cart for €1399. You can purchase Huawei P40 and P40 Pro starting April 7.
The advanced Huawei P40 Pro+ will be available from June 2020. We have to wait and watch whether the sale will go as planned because of the COVID-19 outbreak.