HUAWEI MATE 20 is flagship smartphone from Huawei which have triple cameras at rear body. It use Android Pie 9.0 as factory default operating system. This phone have several product code HMA-L09, HMA-L29, HMA-AL00, HMA-ТL00 depend on the country. This phone use new processor which produce by Huawei known as HiSilicon Kirin 980, this is 64 but processor with 7 nm technology.


Other Pros and Cons Possibilities of HUAWEI MATE 20 (HMA-L09, HMA-L29, HMA-AL00, HMA-ТL00) Drawbacks :

  • Disadvantages of HUAWEI MATE 20 does not have dedicated external memory MicroSD slot, but, we can replace the second simcard network GSM slot with external MicroSD (shared)
  • HUAWEI MATE 20 battery is not removable, we can not replace the battery when something happen. We suggest to go to Huawei authorized service center for replace or fix the battery problems.
  • Drawbacks of HUAWEI MATE 20 does not have wireless charging, but this phone have fast charging technology for its 4000 mAh battery capacity.




Main Specifications of HUAWEI MATE 20

Product Name HUAWEI MATE 20
Brand Huawei


3G Yes, Support 3G
4G Yes, Support 4G LTE
Multi Simcard Slots Dual Sim card
Network Simcard Type Nano Sim Card


Market Release October 2018


Dimensions 6.23 x 3.04 x 0.33 inches
Weight 188 grams
Color Options Midnight Blue, Twilight, Black, Emerald Green, Pink Gold
Water Resistance Yes, IP53 dust and splash protection
Dust Proof Yes, Dust Proof


Screen Size 6.53 inches
Screen Type IPS
Resolution 1080 x 2244 pixels
LCD Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5


Processor Chipset HiSilicon Kirin 980
CPU Type Octa-core 2 x 2.6 GHz Cortex-A76 & 2 x 1.92 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4 x 1.8 GHz Cortex-A55
GPU Type Mali-G76 MP10


Operating System Android Pie version 9.0
User Interface EMUI 9


Internal Memory
  • 128GB with 4/6 GB RAM
  • 64 GB with 6 GB RAM
External Memory Slot microSD Card Maximum 256 GB (replace GSM Simcard Slot 2)


Main Camera Resolution Triple 12 megapixel + 16 megapixel + 8 megapixel
Main Camera Aperture f/1.8 + f/2.2 + f/2.4
Main Camera Autofocus Yes, Phase Detection Autofocus
Main Camera Flash Yes, dual-LED / dual tone flash
Main Camera Video Max Record Video 2160p at 30fps
Main Camera Others Leica optics
Front Camera Resolutions 24 megapixel
Front Camera Aperture f/2.0
Front Camera Video Max Record Video 1080p at 30fps


Stereo / Mono Sound Speaker
Audio Output 3.5 mm Headphone Port


Wireless Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
Bluetooth Yes, Bluetooth ver. 5.0 with A2DP, LE, aptX HD
InfraRed (IR) Yes, Infra-Red (IR) Ready
USB Port Yes, USB 3.1 use Type-C 1.0 Reversible version
Connection Others USB On the Go for Flash Drive


Battery Type Li-Po 4000 Capacity
Battery Placement Non Removable Battery


Fingerprint Sensor Yes, Fingerprint Sensor Sensor Ready
Accelerometer Sensor Yes, Acceleremoter Sensor Ready
Gyro Sensor Yes, Gyro Sensor Ready
Proximity Sensor Yes, Proximity Sensor Ready
Compass Sensor Yes, Compass Sensor Ready
Barometer Sensor Yes, Barometer Sensor Ready


Radio FM Yes, Radio FM Hardware
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Is It Worth to Buy HUAWEI MATE 20 (HMA-L09, HMA-L29, HMA-AL00, HMA-ТL00) - Review Considerations 

This is high end smartphone, which have good camera with Carl-Zeis optic to give better photo result. But the prices is not cheap. However, if we have budget for high end smartphone, then HUAWEI MATE 20 is recommended to buy.


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