Comparison between:
- Xiaomi Mi Max 3
- Huawei Mate 20
- Huawei Mate 10
- Huawei nova 4 High version

Brand and model

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

Xiaomi Mi Max 3Huawei Mate 20Huawei Mate 10Huawei nova 4 High version
Xiaomi Mi Max 3
Prices
Huawei Mate 20
Prices
Huawei Mate 10
Prices
Huawei nova 4 High version
Model aliasMi Max3Mate20
HMA-AL00
HMA-L09
HMA-L29
HMA-TL00
ALP-L09
ALP-L29
nova4 High version

Design

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

Width87.4 mm
8.74 cm
0.29 ft
3.44 in
77.2 mm
7.72 cm
0.25 ft
3.04 in
77.8 mm
7.78 cm
0.26 ft
3.06 in
75.1 mm
7.51 cm
0.25 ft
2.96 in
Height176.15 mm
17.62 cm
0.58 ft
6.94 in
158.2 mm
15.82 cm
0.52 ft
6.23 in
150.5 mm
15.05 cm
0.49 ft
5.93 in
157 mm
15.7 cm
0.52 ft
6.18 in
Thickness7.99 mm
0.8 cm
0.03 ft
0.31 in
8.3 mm
0.83 cm
0.03 ft
0.33 in
8.2 mm
0.82 cm
0.03 ft
0.32 in
7.77 mm
0.78 cm
0.03 ft
0.31 in
Weight221 g
0.49 lbs
7.8 oz
188 g
0.41 lbs
6.63 oz
186 g
0.41 lbs
6.56 oz
172 g
0.38 lbs
6.07 oz
Volume123.01 cm³
7.47 in³
101.37 cm³
6.16 in³
96.01 cm³
5.83 in³
91.61 cm³
5.56 in³
ColorsBlack
Gold
Blue
Black
Blue
Purple
Black
Brown
Champagne
Black
Blue
Red
White
Body materialsAluminium alloyAluminium alloy
Glass
Aluminium alloyAluminium alloy
Glass
Certification-IP53IP53-

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 / microSD
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM / NMSD
Nano-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards2212
Features--Dual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)
--APL-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 MHz--CDMA 800 MHz
W-CDMAW-CDMA 850 MHz
W-CDMA 900 MHz
W-CDMA 1900 MHz
W-CDMA 2100 MHz
---
TD-SCDMATD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
UMTS-UMTS 800 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 800 MHz (B19)
UMTS 850 MHz (B6)
UMTS 800 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 800 MHz (B19)
UMTS 850 MHz (B6)
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 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 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 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 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 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)

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
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 21
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE
LTE Cat 18
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 18
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA

Operating system

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

Operating system (OS)MIUI V9.5 (Android 8.1 Oreo)
MIUI V10 (Android 8.1 Oreo)
MIUI V10.2 (Android 9.0 Pie)
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 10
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 10
Android 9.0 Pie
User interface (UI)-EMUI 9.0
EMUI 9.1
EMUI 10
EMUI 8.0
EMUI 8.1
EMUI 9.0
EMUI 10
EMUI 9.0.1

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.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 636Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 980Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 970Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 970
Process technology14 nm7 nm10 nm10 nm
CPU4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 260, 4x 1.6 GHz Kryo 2602x 2.6 GHz ARM Cortex-A76, 2x 1.92 GHz ARM Cortex-A76, 4x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A554x 2.36 GHz ARM Cortex-A73, 4x 1.84 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.36 GHz ARM Cortex-A73, 4x 1.84 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8ARMv8-AARMv8-AARMv8-A
CPU cores8888
CPU frequency1800 MHz2600 MHz2360 MHz2360 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 509ARM Mali-G76 MP10ARM Mali-G72 MP12ARM Mali-G72 MP12
GPU cores-101212
GPU frequency-720 MHz-767 MHz
RAM capacity4 GB
6 GB
4 GB
6 GB
4 GB8 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR4XLPDDR4XLPDDR4X
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency1333 MHz2133 MHz1833 MHz1833 MHz
-GPU Turbo 2.0i7 coprocessor
Neural-Network Processing Unit
GPU Turbo
i7 coprocessor
Neural-Network Processing Unit
GPU Turbo

Storage

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

Storage64 GB
128 GB
128 GB64 GB128 GB
eMMC 5.1---

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
Nano Memory CardmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
-

Display

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

Type/technologyIPSRGBW IPSIPSAMOLED
Diagonal size6.9 in
175.26 mm
17.53 cm
6.53 in
165.86 mm
16.59 cm
5.9 in
149.86 mm
14.99 cm
6.4 in
162.56 mm
16.26 cm
Width3.09 in
78.38 mm
7.84 cm
2.83 in
71.93 mm
7.19 cm
2.89 in
73.47 mm
7.35 cm
2.71 in
68.85 mm
6.88 cm
Height6.17 in
156.76 mm
15.68 cm
5.88 in
149.45 mm
14.95 cm
5.14 in
130.61 mm
13.06 cm
5.8 in
147.26 mm
14.73 cm
Aspect ratio2:1
2:1 (18:9)
2.078:11.778:1
16:9
2.139:1
Resolution1080 x 2160 pixels1080 x 2244 pixels1440 x 2560 pixels1080 x 2310 pixels
Pixel density350 ppi
137 ppcm
381 ppi
149 ppcm
498 ppi
195 ppcm
398 ppi
156 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area80.06 %88.31 %82.22 %86.27 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
2.5D curved glass screen
1500:1 contrast ratio
84% NTSC
Corning Gorilla Glass
2.5D curved glass screen
2000:1 contrast ratio
820 cd/m²
DCI-P3
HDR
Corning Gorilla Glass
1500:1 contrast ratio
730 cd/m²
96% NTSC
HDR10
2.5D curved glass screen
LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
96% NTSC
HDR

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
-Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1291 / GoodixFingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1075 / Goodix-

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 modelSony IMX363 Exmor RS--Sony IMX586 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOSCMOS BSICMOS BSICMOS BSI
ISO--100 - 3200-
Aperturef/1.9f/1.8f/1.6f/1.8
Focal length3.94 mm3.95 mm--
Flash typeDual LEDDual LEDDual LEDLED
Image resolution4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
3968 x 2976 pixels
11.81 MP
3968 x 2976 pixels
11.81 MP
8000 x 6000 pixels
48 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 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
Digital 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 image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
RAW
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
RAW
Sensor size - 1/2.55"
Pixel size - 1.4 μm
Phase detection with Dual Pixel
720p @ 120 fps
Secondary rear camera - 5 MP
Sensor size - 1/2.3"
Leica Camera
Phase detection
Vario-Summilux-H lens
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 27 mm
1080p @ 60 fps
720p @ 960 fps
Secondary rear camera - 16 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#2)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 17 mm (#2)
Third rear camera - 8 MP (telephoto)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#3)
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 52 mm (#3)
OIS (#3)
Leica Dual-camera 2.0
Phase detection
Laser autofocus
Contrast autofocus
Depth autofocus
Summilux-H lens
6-element lens
720p @ 960 fps
Secondary rear camera - 20 MP (monochrome)
Aperture size - f/1.6 (#2)
Sensor size - 1/2"
Pixel size - 1.6 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Phase detection
6-element lens
Secondary rear camera - 16 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#2)
Third rear camera - 2 MP
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#3)

Secondary camera

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

Sensor type-CMOS BSICMOSCMOS BSI
Aperturef/2f/2f/2f/2
Focal length2.99 mm---
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
5632 x 4224 pixels
23.79 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
5984 x 4140 pixels
24.77 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
Pixel size - 1.12 μm
Face unlock
Face unlockLeica camera
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) - 26 mm
Face unlock
-

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
--384 kHz / 32-bit-

Radio

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

RadioYesNoNo-

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
A-GPS
GPS (L1+L5)
GLONASS (L1)
BeiDou (B1)
Galileo (E1+E5a)
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
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
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
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
-2x2 MiMO-2x2 MiMO

Bluetooth

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

Version5.05.04.24.2
FeaturesA2DP
EDR
HID
LE
A2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP
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-CUSB Type-C
Version2.03.03.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go

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
Infrared
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE

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
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AC3
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
LDAC

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
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
VC-1
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid

Battery

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

Capacity5500 mAh4000 mAh4000 mAh3750 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
Charger output power5 V / 2 A
9 V / 2 A
4.5 V / 5 A
5 V / 2 A
5 V / 4.5 A
4.5 V / 5 A9 V / 2 A
Quick charge technologyQualcomm Quick Charge 3.0-Huawei Super Charge 3.0Huawei Super Charge 3.0
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
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)1.584 W/kg0.44 W/kg0.99 W/kg-
Body SAR (EU)1.417 W/kg0.99 W/kg1.29 W/kg-
Head SAR (USA)-0.69 W/kg1.05 W/kg-
Body SAR (USA)-0.98 W/kg0.62 W/kg-

Additional features

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

Additional features-Wireless reverse chargingDisplayPort 1.2-
 Xiaomi Mi Max 3Huawei Mate 20Huawei Mate 10Huawei nova 4 High version