Comparison between:
- Huawei nova 3e
- Huawei Mate 9
- Nokia 7 Plus
- Huawei Mate 10 Lite

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Huawei nova 3eHuawei Mate 9Nokia 7 PlusHuawei Mate 10 Lite
Huawei nova 3e
Prices
Huawei Mate 9
Prices
Nokia 7 Plus
Prices
Huawei Mate 10 Lite
Prices
Model aliasANE-AL00
ANE-L21
ANE-TL00
ANE-LX1
ANE-LX2
ANE-LX2J
ANE-LX3
MHA-L09
MHA-L29
7Plus
7+
TA-1046
TA-1055
TA-1062
RNE-L01
RNE-L02
RNE-L03
RNE-L21
RNE-L22
RNE-L23

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width71.2 mm
7.12 cm
0.23 ft
2.8 in
78.9 mm
7.89 cm
0.26 ft
3.11 in
75.64 mm
7.56 cm
0.25 ft
2.98 in
75.2 mm
7.52 cm
0.25 ft
2.96 in
Height148.6 mm
14.86 cm
0.49 ft
5.85 in
156.9 mm
15.69 cm
0.51 ft
6.18 in
158.38 mm
15.84 cm
0.52 ft
6.24 in
156.2 mm
15.62 cm
0.51 ft
6.15 in
Thickness7.4 mm
0.74 cm
0.02 ft
0.29 in
7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.03 ft
0.31 in
7.99 mm
0.8 cm
0.03 ft
0.31 in
7.5 mm
0.75 cm
0.02 ft
0.3 in
Weight145 g
0.32 lbs
5.11 oz
190 g
0.42 lbs
6.7 oz
186 g
0.41 lbs
6.56 oz
164 g
0.36 lbs
5.78 oz
Volume78.29 cm³
4.75 in³
97.8 cm³
5.94 in³
95.72 cm³
5.81 in³
88.1 cm³
5.35 in³
ColorsBlack
Blue
Pink
Gold
Gray
Champagne
Brown
White
Black
Black
White
Black
Blue
Body materialsAluminium alloyMetalAluminium alloyAluminium alloy

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeNano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Number of SIM cards2222
ANE-LX2 - Dual SIMMHA-L29 - Dual SIM--

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMACDMA 800 MHzCDMA 800 MHz--
TD-SCDMATD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
--
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 800 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 800 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 850 MHz (B26)
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 800 MHz (B18)
LTE 800 MHz (B19)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 700 MHz (B29)
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 12
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 8.0 OreoAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 8.1 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 7.0 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
User interface (UI)EMUI 8.0EMUI 5.0
EMUI 8.0
-EMUI 5.1
EMUI 8.0

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCHuawei HiSilicon KIRIN 659Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 960Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 MSM8976 PlusHuawei HiSilicon KIRIN 659
Process technology16 nm16 nm14 nm16 nm
CPU4x 2.36 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.7 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.36 GHz ARM Cortex-A73, 4x 1.84 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.2 GHz Kryo 260, 4x 1.84 GHz Kryo 2604x 2.36 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.7 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8ARMv8-AARMv8ARMv8
CPU cores8888
CPU frequency2360 MHz2360 MHz2200 MHz2360 MHz
GPUARM Mali-T830 MP2ARM Mali-G71 MP8Qualcomm Adreno 512ARM Mali-T830 MP2
GPU cores28-2
GPU frequency-1037 MHz--
RAM capacity4 GB4 GB4 GB4 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR4LPDDR4LPDDR3
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency933 MHz1866 MHz1866 MHz933 MHz
i5 coprocessori6 coprocessor
GPU Turbo
-GPU Turbo

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage64 GB
128 GB
64 GB64 GB64 GB
--eMMC 5.1-

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
-

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyIPSIPSIPSIPS
Diagonal size5.8 in
147.32 mm
14.73 cm
5.9 in
149.86 mm
14.99 cm
6 in
152.4 mm
15.24 cm
5.9 in
149.86 mm
14.99 cm
Width2.48 in
63.07 mm
6.31 cm
2.89 in
73.47 mm
7.35 cm
2.68 in
68.16 mm
6.82 cm
2.64 in
67.02 mm
6.7 cm
Height5.24 in
133.14 mm
13.31 cm
5.14 in
130.61 mm
13.06 cm
5.37 in
136.31 mm
13.63 cm
5.28 in
134.04 mm
13.4 cm
Aspect ratio2.111:11.778:1
16:9
2:1
2:1 (18:9)
2:1
2:1 (18:9)
Resolution1080 x 2280 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 2160 pixels1080 x 2160 pixels
Pixel density435 ppi
170 ppcm
373 ppi
146 ppcm
402 ppi
158 ppcm
409 ppi
160 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area79.62 %77.77 %77.8 %76.72 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
2.5D curved glass screen
LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
96% NTSC
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
2.5D curved glass screen
1500:1 contrast ratio
96% NTSC
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Full Lamination Technology
1500:1 contrast ratio
450 cd/m²
2.5D curved glass screen
GFF full lamination

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1028Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1025--

Primary camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed at its back and is used for taking photos and recording videos.

Sensor model-Sony IMX286 Exmor RSSony IMX362 Exmor RS-
Sensor typeCMOSCMOS BSICMOSCMOS BSI
Aperturef/2.2f/2.2f/1.75f/2.2
Focal length-3.95 mm4.28 mm3.81 mm
Flash typeLEDDual LEDDual LEDLED
Image resolution4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
3968 x 2976 pixels
11.81 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Pixel size - 1.12 μm
Phase detection
5-element lens
Secondary rear camera - 2 MP
3-element lens (#2)
Sensor size - 1/2.9"
Pixel size - 1.25 μm
Leica camera
Phase detection
Laser autofocus
Contrast autofocus
Depth autofocus
Secondary rear camera - 20 MP (monochrome)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#2)
Digital image stabilization (#2)
Sensor size - 1/2.55"
Pixel size - 1.4 μm
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Carl Zeiss lens
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 25 mm
Angle of view - 80°
Secondary rear camera - 13 MP (telephoto)
Pixel size - 1.0 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.6 (#2)
Carl Zeiss lens (#2)
Phase detection
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 27 mm
Secondary rear camera - 2 MP

Secondary camera

Secondary cameras are placed above the screen of the device and are usually used for video calls, gesture recognition, etc.

Sensor modelSony IMX576 Exmor RS---
Sensor typeCMOS--CMOS BSI
Aperturef/2f/1.9f/2f/2
Focal length-3.38 mm-3.5 mm
Image resolution5760 x 4312 pixels
24.84 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
Sensor size - 1/2.8"
Pixel size - 0.9 μm
Face unlock
ANE-L21 - 16 MP
-Carl Zeiss lensFocal length (35 mm equivalent) - 26 mm
Secondary front camera - 2 MP
Pixel size - 1.75 μm (#2)

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
--OZO Audio-

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioYesNoYesYes

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version4.24.25.04.2
FeaturesA2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP
EDR
LE
A2DPA2DP
EDR
LE

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeUSB Type-CUSB Type-CUSB Type-CMicro USB
Version2.02.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE
ANE-L21 - NFC---

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VP8
WebM
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VP8
Xvid

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity3000 mAh4000 mAh3800 mAh3340 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time30 h
1800 min
1.3 days
20 h
1200 min
0.8 days
-20 h
1200 min
0.8 days
2G stand-by time471 h
28260 min
19.6 days
--550 h
33000 min
22.9 days
3G talk time17 h
1020 min
0.7 days
20 h
1200 min
0.8 days
-20 h
1200 min
0.8 days
3G stand-by time454 h
27240 min
18.9 days
--550 h
33000 min
22.9 days
4G talk time-20 h
1200 min
0.8 days
--
Charger output power9 V / 2 A4.5 V / 5 A
5 V / 2 A
5 V / 4.5 A
5 V / 3 A
9 V / 2 A
12 V / 1.5 A
5 V / 1 A
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Non-removable

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (EU)0.75 W/kg1.64 W/kg0.361 W/kg1.14 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)1.21 W/kg1.36 W/kg1.776 W/kg1.2 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)1.21 W/kg1.42 W/kg0.67 W/kg-
Body SAR (USA)1.08 W/kg0.6 W/kg0.58 W/kg-

Additional features

Some devices have additional features, different from the standard ones above, but equally important and worth mentioning.

Additional featuresANE-LX1 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.750 W/kg; body - 1.210 W/kg
ANE-LX1 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 1.210 W/kg; body - 1.080 W/kg
ANE-LX2 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.730 W/kg; body - 0.880 W/kg
ANE-LX2J - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.810 W/kg; body - 1.120 W/kg
ANE-LX2J - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 1.100 W/kg; body - 0.970 W/kg
ANE-LX3 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.880 W/kg; body - 0.820 W/kg
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