Huawei Mate 40
Huawei Mate 40

The Huawei Mate 40 is a premium smartphone and also a flagship device from Huawei. The smartphone is the successor of Huawei Mate 30, which was announced last year. The Mate 40 comes with an impressive cameras setup, a big battery, and also generous inbuilt storage.

Design And Display

In terms of body design, the Huawei Mate 40 packs a premium body that is built with a combination of glass and aluminum. The front and the back are both made with glass while the frame has an aluminum. It has a smooth panel housing, just the cameras set up, an LED flash while the fingerprint scanner is on the screen.

The Huawei Mate 40 has a screen display size of 6.62 inches under OLED capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio, and 389 PPI density. The screen comes with display protection, a high screen to body ratio, and other internal features.

Huawei Mate 40
Huawei Mate 40

Camera Features

On the camera aspect, the Huawei Mate 40 comes with an impressive rear camera of 64 MP wide, another 20 MP telephoto lens, and then 16 MP ultrawide sensor. The camera features Leica optics, dual-LED dual-tone flash, panorama, HDR and can records 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 1080p@30fps (gyro-EIS), 720p@960fps videos. Upfront is a 32 MP shooter which can also shoot 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps, gyro-EIS videos with HDR support.

Hardware And Software

The Huawei Mate 40 has a HiSilicon Kirin 995 chipset built on a 7nm process node and also an octa-core processor clocking at a maximum speed of 2×2.86 GHz Cortex-A76 & 2×2.36 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4×1.95 GHz Cortex-A55. It has Mali-G76 MP16 graphics and runs on an Android 10 operating system with EMUI 10 user interface on top.

Storage Capacity And Sensors

The onboard storage on the Mate 40 is ample RAM of 8GB, which will ensure smooth performance when gaming and multitasking. The RAM is coupled with 128GB inbuilt memory, and you can also expand the storage up to 256GB using Nano Card. The sensor on the Mate 40 is Face ID, fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, and compass.

Battery Power And Network Connectivity

The Huawei Mate 40 has a non-removable battery of 4200 mAh that comes with support for both fast and wireless charging technology. The battery is said to last for a whole day under constant usage.

It also comes with 5G and 4G network. Other connectivity options on the phone are dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS, NFC, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot and 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go.

Huawei Mate 40 Full Specifications

Model NameHuawei Mate 40
Market AvailabilityAvailable


Network TypeGSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
2G NetworkGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G NetworkHSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G NetworkYes
5G NetworkYes
Network SpeedHSPA, LTE-A / 5G
Network GPRSYes
Network EDGEYes
SIM TypeDual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


Body BuildFront glass, plastic body
Body Dimensions160.8 x 76.1 x 8.4 mm
Body Weight196 grams
Body ColorsBlack, Space Silver, Cosmic Purple, Emerald Green


Display TypeOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Display Size6.62 inches
Display Resolution1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio
Display MultitouchYes
Display Pixel Density389 ppi density
Display Screen ProtectionYes Corning Gorilla


Primary Camera64 MP + 20 MP + 16 MP
Secondary Camera32 megapixel
Video2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 1080p@30fps (gyro-EIS), 720p@960fps
Camera FeaturesLeica optics, dual-LED dual-tone flash, panorama, HDR
Camera FlashYes


Operating SystemAndroid
OS Version10
User InterfaceYes


ChipsetHiSilicon Kirin 995 (7 nm)
CPUOcta-core (2×2.86 GHz Cortex-A76 & 2×2.36 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4×1.95 GHz Cortex-A55)
Graphics processor (GPU)Mali-G76 MP16
System Internal Memory8GB RAM
Internal Storage128 GB
Storage Card SlotYes
SensorsFace ID, fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass


Wi-FiYes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi HotspotYes
BluetoothYes, 5.0, A2DP
USB TypeType – C
GPSYes, with A-GPS


Battery TypeLi-Po Battery
Battery Capacity4200 mAh battery
Battery PlacementNonremovable
Fast ChargingYes
Wireless ChargingNo
Battery Standby
Battery Talk Time
Battery Music Play Time


Audio PlaybackYes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Video PlaybackYes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Video Outn/a
FM Radion/a
Alert TypesVibration, MP3, WAV ringtones
Ring TonesMP3, WAV
LoudspeakerYes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jackYes

Other Features

MessagingSMS (threaded view), MMS, Email
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Huawei Mate 40 Price And Availability

The Huawei Mate 40 will ship in Black, Space Silver, Cosmic Purple, Emerald Green, and it will cost around $600.

Where To Buy Huawei Mate 40

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