It’s no longer news that Huawei has officially launched the Huawei P30 duo smartphone.
Although both phones come with similar body design and they also have similar features on the inside as well. What then do you think that makes up the Huawei P30 Pro which gives it a bigger price tag than the Huawei P30? Should you go for the P30 instead of the Pro version even though you have the money? What is the exact difference in terms of design and performance? We will come to answer these questions above as we compare both phones together.
Huawei P30 VS Huawei P30 Pro: Design And Display Comparison
On the body, both phones share a similar design. The little difference if you look carefully is the additional camera on the P30 Pro. Apart from the triple vertical placed camera on both phones, the P30 Pro has an additional sensor on the sides paired with an LED flash. They parade a fancy AMOLED display panel with a teardrop notch on the front. The screen also promises low power consumption.
The P30 has a triple rear camera with other sensors, while the P30 Pro comes with four camera set-up with other sensors as well. The P30 Pro is looking more elegant and classic, all thanks to the TOF fourth camera because it gives the phone a unique look on the panel.
On the front, the difference is the screen size. The Huawei P30 has a screen display size of 6.1-inch, while the P30 Pro has a bigger 6.5-inch. The Huawei P30 Pro lacks a 3.5mm headphone jack, while the P30 has it on board. The P30 is IP53 certified, while it’s powerful brother has an IP68 rating.
Huawei P30 VS Huawei P30 Pro; Camera Comparison
On the camera, it’s obvious the P30 Pro with four cameras will take better photos than the later. The triple rear cameras on the P30 only boast of f/1.8, while the P30 Pro has lower f/1.6 which is better. Apart from that, it’s only the P30 Pro that has TOF dedicated sensor and it features 409600 ISO which is against the 204800 on its a sibling. The phone has a 5X Optical Zoom, 10X Hybrid Zoom and 50X Digital Zoom which is higher than the 3X Optical Zoom, 5X Hybrid Zoom and 30X Digital Zoom respectively.
Huawei P30 VS Huawei P30 Pro: Specs And Battery Comparison
On the inside, both phones are powered by the same Kirin 980 processor and they also have the same Android 9.0 Pie operating system. It’s only on the battery capacity that they differ. The Huawei P30 has a nonremovable battery capacity of 3650 mAh, while the Huawei P30 Pro has a bigger battery capacity of 4200 mAh. Both phones have a 40W Huawei Super Charge fast charging. However, it’s only the P30 Pro version that has wireless charging technology that goes up to 15W.
Huawei P30 VS Huawei P30 Pro
Huawei P30 ProDIMENSIONS
|DIMENSIONS||149.1 × 71. 165g||158 × 73.4 × 8.41 mm, 192g|
|DISPLAY||6.1-inch AMOLED 2340 x 1080p||6.0 inches, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1440 pixels, 268 PPI|
|PROCESSOR||Kirin 980||Kirin 980|
|MEMORY||6/8GB + 128GB||8GB + 128/256/512GB|
|SOFTWARE||EMUI 9.1 based on Android 9||EMUI 9.1 based on Android 9|
|CONNECTIVITY||802.11ac dual-band Wi-Fi, BL 5.0, USB 3.1 Type-C, 3.5mm headphone jack, IP53 Protection||802.11ac dual-band Wi-Fi, BL 5.0, USB 3.1 Type-C, IP68 Protection|
|CAMERA||REAR: Leica Triple Cam 40 MP (Wide Angle Lens, f/1.8 aperture) + 16 MP (Ultra Wide Angle Lens, f/2.2 aperture) + 8 MP (Telephoto, f/2.4 aperture,OIS) laser focus, phase focus, contrast focus AIS (HUAWEI AI Image Stabilization) FRONT: 32MP f/2.0||REAR: Leica Quad Cam 40 MP (Wide Angle Lens, f/1.6 aperture,OIS) + 20 MP (Ultra Wide Angle Lens, f/2.2 aperture) + 8 MP (Telephoto, f/3.4 aperture,OIS) HUAWEI Time-of-Flight (TOF) Camera laser focus, phase focus, contrast focus AIS (HUAWEI AI Image Stabilization) FRONT: 32MP f/2.0|
|BATTERY||3650mAh 40W Huawei SuperCharge||4200mAh 40W Huawei SuperCharge 15W Wireless Quick Charge Reverse Wireless Charge|
|ADDITIONAL FEATURES||Fingerprint Sensor||Fingerprint Sensor|
Huawei P30 VS Huawei P30 Pro: Price Comparison
The Huawei P30 will sell at a price of €799, while the Huawei P30 Pro will start selling at a price of €999.
Judging by the price difference, the Huawei P30 will make a wise buy if you can do without wireless charging technology. What you should know is that both phones come with the same hardware on the inside. So it’s natural they will offer similar performance as well.
The P30 Pro can only boast of a better camera set-up, bigger battery and the durability is more guarantee as well because of the IP68 rating. If you have the money, the P30 Pro will make a wise buy though. It all depends on how much you are willing to sacrifice.