Editor: Jason “The Bok” Date – 24 Oct 2018
The Huawei brand has been doing massive things in the world of mobile phones, climbing from what was the third largest global smartphone maker, to the second position and knocking the likes of powerful Apple with their iPhone clean off the charts. Meet the new flagship P-Series device, the Huawei P20 Pro.
P-Series devices from the brand have shown a side of Huawei mobile devices which is focussed on both fashion and cutting-edge performance. With the ever-present importance being placed on class leading optics, the new P20 Pro takes mobile imagery to new heights. So what are the key internals which make up this very elegant device?
Weight – 180g (encompassed in a front and rear blend of glass and aluminium)
Screen – 6.1-Inch AMOLED (1080 x 2240 Pixels) – 408 PPI
Android – 8.1 (Oreo) Out of The Box – Huawei Emotion UI 8.1
Processor – Hisilicon Kirin 970 Octa-core (4×2.4 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53) : Mali-G72 MP12 GPU
Internal Memory – 256 GB, 8 GB RAM or 128 GB, 6 GB RAM
Camera – Leica Triple Optics (40 MP, f/1.8 with Laser AF & 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps Video)
Battery – Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery (Good For 1.5 Days)
The Huawei P20 Pro is easily one of the highlight devices of the 2018 year. It packages the best of a premium build, incredible colours including the very unique and fashionable Twilight Blue and eye-popping optics. Hot on the heels on the Huawei Mate 20 Pro, it shows the brands dedication to becoming the worlds largest and most premium smartphone maker.
SA Price & Details
The P20 Pro is available as from April 2018 on contract through the mobile networks, as well as at major retailers.
Huawei P20 Pro – R15,499