Huawei Mate 20 Pro versus Pixel 3 XL, LG V40, Samsung Galaxy Note 9 spec comparison


With the introduction of the Huawei Mate 20 Pro, we now have a clear idea of what the best fall Android smartphones look like. While the Huawei Mate 20 Pro, Pixel 3 XL, LG V40 and Samsung Galaxy Note 9 are all large smartphones with incredible specs, each device has unique features which set it apart from its competitors. Naturally, we’re still missing the OnePlus 6T from the lineup, but we’ll update the list one OnePlus officially unveils its fall flagship smartphone in a few weeks.

Based on the table below, which device do you think will suit you best?

Huawei Mate 20 Pro Google Pixel 3 XL LG V40 ThinQ Samsung Galaxy Note9
Screen size 6.39 inches 6.3 inches 6.4 inches 6.4 inches
Resolution 1440 x 3120 1440 x 2960 1440 x 3120 1,440 x 2,960
Density 538ppi 491ppi 503ppi 516ppi
Processor Kirin 980 Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Qualcomm Snapdragon 845


6 / 8GB
Storage 128GB 64 / 128GB 64GB 128 / 512GB
Battery 4,200mAh 3,450 mAh 3,300mAh 4,000mAh
OS Android 9.0 Android 9.0 Android 8.1 Andorid 8.1
Rear camera Triple cameras: Standard 40MP, f/1.8, 27mm, Wide-angle 20MP, f/2.2, 16mm, Telephoto (3x) 8MP, f/2.4, 80mm 12.2 MP, f/1.8, 27mm, 1.4µm pixel size, OIS, laser autofocus Tripple cameras: Standard 12MP, f/1.5, Wide-angle 16MP, f/1.9, Telephoto 12MP, f/2.2 Dual cameras: Standard 12MP, f/1.5-2.4, Telephoto 12MP, f/2.4
Front camera 24MP, f/2.0, 26mm 8MP, f/2.2, 27mm, 8MP depth sensor Standard 8MP, f/1.9, Wide-angle 5MP, f/2.2 8MP, f/1.7,
Bluetooth v5.0 v5.0


NFC Yes Yes Yes Yes
Dimensions 157.8 x 72.3 x 8.6mm 158 x 76.7 x 7.9 mm 178.8 x 75.7 x 7.6mm 161.9 x 76.4 x 8.8mm
Weight 189g 184 g 169g 201g
Water Resistance IP68 IP68 IP68 IP68
Wireless Charging Yes Yes Yes Yes
Special features 3D Face Unlock, Reverse Wireless Charging, In-display Fingerpring Scanner Fingerpring Scanner, Stock Android, Unlimited Full-resolution Google Photos storage 3.5mm headphone jack, 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC, Fingerprint Scanner 3.5mm headphone jack, Iris Scanner, Fingerprint Scanner, S Pen



Nick Gray
I'm a life-long tech enthusiast who has a soft spot for HTC. After writing about tech for more than a decade, I jumped at the opportunity to take on the role of Editor in Chief at Phandroid. Please contact me at [email protected].

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