Huawei Mate Xs vs Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Huawei Mate Xs vs Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
No price,
no Ki
8.2
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
8
9.5
Performance & Hardware
8.9
9
Camera
7.2
9.9
Connectivity
8.8
9.2
Battery
8
8.7

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
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SM-G988BZ

Release Date

Release date
February 2020, 1 month ago
February 2020, 1 month ago
State
Presell
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
78.5 mm
161.3 mm
11.0 mm
76.0 mm
166.9 mm
8.8 mm
Weight
300 g
222 g
Usable surface
84 %
90 %
Materials
Metal
Aluminium alloy, Glass
Resistance
-
IP68
Colors
Blue
Black

Gray

Screen

Diagonal
6.6"
6.9"
Type
Oled
Amoled Dynamic AMOLED 2X
Aspect Ratio
19.5:9
20:9
Resolution
1148 x 2480 px
1440 x 3200 px
Density
414 Pixels per inch
524 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 103% NTSC
  • Capacitive
  • DCI-P3
  • Dual Edge display
  • Foldable Display
  • Frameless
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • 120 Hz refresh rate
  • 1200 cd/m² peak brightness
  • 2000000:1 contrast ratio
  • Always-On Display
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 6
  • DCI-P3
  • Dual Edge display
  • Frameless
  • HDR10+
  • Multi-touch
  • Notch
  • Hole-punch Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • TÜV Rheinland Certified Eye Comfort Mod

Prototypes





Prototypes
Huawei Mate Xs
Print 3D Model
Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 990
Samsung Exynos 990
CPU
2x2.86 GHz ARM Cortex-A76+ 2x2.09 GHz ARM Cortex-A76+ 4x1.86 GHz ARM Cortex-A55
2x2.7GHz Custom CPU +2x2.5GHz Cortex-A76 +4x2GHz Cortex-A55
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
2.86 GHz
2.7 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
ARM Mali-G76 MP16
ARM Mali-G77 MP11

RAM

RAM
8 GB
12 GB
Type
LPDDR4X RAM
RAM LPDDR5

Antutu

Score
457.537 (Antutu v8)
Overall performance better than 97% of devices
515.098 (Antutu v8)
Overall performance better than 98% of devices

Storage

Capacity
512 GB
128 GB
Type
UFS Storage 2.1
UFS Storage 3.0
SD Slot
Yes
Slot for SD or second SIM card
Yes
Slot for SD or second SIM card

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, on the side
Yes, in screen

Sensors

Sensors
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • Gravity
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • RGB
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Geomagnetic
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • RGB

Others

Notifications LED
--
--
Cooling system
No
Yes
Gaming buttons
No
No

Camera

Quad rear camera

Standard
1
Resolution
40 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
CMOS
Aperture
ƒ/ 1.8
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.00 µm
Telephoto lens
2
Resolution
8 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.4
ISO
--
Pixel size
--
Wide Angle lens
3
Resolution
16 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.2
ISO
--
Pixel size
--
ToF 3D sensor
4
Resolution
--
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ --
ISO
--
Pixel size
--

Quad rear camera

Standard
1
Resolution
108 Mpx
Sensor
Samsung Bright S5KHM1
Type
ISOCELL
Aperture
ƒ/ 1.8
ISO
--
Pixel size
0.80 µm
Sensor size
1/1.33
Telephoto lens
2
Resolution
48 Mpx
Sensor
Sony IMX586 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS
Aperture
ƒ/ 3.5
ISO
--
Pixel size
0.80 µm
Sensor size
1/2.25
Wide Angle lens
3
Resolution
12 Mpx
Sensor
Samsung S5K2LA
Type
ISOCELL
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.2
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.40 µm
Sensor size
1/2.55
ToF 3D sensor
4
Resolution
0.5 Mpx
Sensor
Sony IMX516
Type
CMOS
Aperture
ƒ/ --
ISO
--
Pixel size
--
Sensor size
5
Flash
Dual LED
LED
Features
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Main camera for Selfies
  • Quadruple camera
  • RAW
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Night Mode
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Optical zoom
  • Quadruple camera
  • RAW
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
Yes
960 fps
Yes
960 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
Yes

Selfie

Main camera for Selfies

Use the main camera for selfies, depending on the model: using a turning mechanism, the rear screen ...

Resolution
40 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.2
ISO
--
Pixel size
0.70 µm
Features
-
-

Connectivity

Networks

5G
  • B41 (2500)
  • B78 (3500)
  • B29 (700)
  • B41 (2500)
  • B71 (600)
  • B78 (3500)
  • B79 (4700)
  • B257 mmWave (28GHz)
  • B260 mmWave (39GHz)
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B6 (800)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B9 (1800)
  • B12 (700)
  • B17 (700)
  • B18 (800)
  • B19 (800)
  • B20 (800)
  • B26 (850)
  • B28 (700)
  • B34 (TDD 2100)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B12 (700)
  • B17 (700)
  • B20 (800)
  • B26 (850)
  • B28 (700)
  • B32 (1500)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B66 (1700/2100)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B6 (800)
  • B8 (900)
  • B19 (800)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B6 (800)
  • B8 (900)
2G
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Dual Sim Full Active
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • WiFi 6 (802.11ax)
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi MiMO
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Display
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi MiMO

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 5.0 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 5.0 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • ANT+
  • APT-x
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • DIP (Device ID Profile)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • HSP (Headset Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • MAP (Message Access Profile)
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • PAN (Personal Area Networking Profile)
  • PBAP/PAB (Phone Book Access Profile)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • BeiDou (B1)
  • Galileo
  • Galileo (E1+E5a)
  • GPS
  • GPS (L1+L5)
  • QZSS
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • Galileo
  • GLONASS
  • GPS

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • USB Type C
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • USB Type C

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

--
0.660 W/Kg on head
-- W/Kg on body
American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

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--

Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Computer sync
  • Infrared
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE
  • NFC
  • ANT+
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE

Battery

Battery
Capacity
4500 mAh
5000 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Polymer
Fast charge
Yes, 55.0W
Yes, 45.0W
Others
  • Non-removable
  • Non-removable
  • Reverse charging
  • Wireless charging

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 10
Android 10

Prices

Prices unavailable

Prices