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Huawei Mate 20 Pro L09 6GB/128GB vs Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Huawei Mate 20 Pro vs Apple iPhone 11 Pro phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Apple iPhone 11 Pro X14Huawei Mate 20 Pro L09 6GB/128GB
Huawei Mate 20 Pro L09 6GB/128GB
6.39"
AMOLED

1440x3120

40
MP

24mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4200
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Huawei Mate 20 Pro X11Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
5.8"
AMOLED

1125x2436

12
MP

12mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Hexa

3046
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Huawei Mate 20 Pro L09 6GB/128GB

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


14 Advantages Huawei Mate 20 Pro L09 6GB/128GB
Mate 20 Pro L09 6GB/128GBvsiPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
6GB LPDDR4Xvs4GB LPDDR4X
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 256GB nano-MemoryvsNot supported
 64%64%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x3120 pixelsvs1125x2436 pixels
 16%16%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
538 PPIvs463 PPI
 10%10%
+Larger screen
6.39"vs5.8"
 89%89%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 40MP + 20MP + 8MPvs(triple camera) 12MP + 12MP + 12MP
 50%50%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/1.7" inchesvs1/2.55" inches
 93%93%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 24MPvs(dual front camera) 12MP + 0.3MP
 37%37%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1400 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbps
Advantage
+Best output for headset
Type-C jack with 3.5mm jack adaptervsproprietary audio output
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (under display)vsNot supported
 38%38%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4200 mAhvs3046 mAh
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GovsUSB 2.0 Proprietary connector

11 Advantages Apple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)vsMate 20 Pro L09 6GB/128GB
 7%7%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.65Ghz 64bit Hexa-Corevs2.26Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 120%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
256GB (242GB user available)vs128GB (110GB user available)
 1%1%
+Lighter
188 grams (6.58 ounces)vs189 grams (6.62 ounces)
 6%6%
+Thinner
8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)vs8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Ceramic frame, front/back glassvsAluminum frame, front/back glass
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsAMOLED
Advantage
+The Quad-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Quad-LED flashvsDual LED flash
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
OIS: Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)

28 Common items in both devices
16 million
Digital and optical zoom
LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus / PDAF: phase detection autofocus
HDR photo on both cameras / HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
f/1.8 (aperture)
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Face unlock
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
USB Type-C SlimPort® / Proprietary TV-out
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS
5.0 version A2DP/LE
NFC
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 5 / Scratch-resistant glass
IP68 certified
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresHuawei Mate 20 Pro L09 6GB/128GBApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
ModelMate 20 Pro L09 6GB/128GBiPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
Also known asHuawei Mate 20 Pro LYA-L09 Single-sim, Huawei LayaiPhone 11 Pro A2215, A2217, A2160
Country or region availableAlgeriaUSAEuropeMexicoSingaporeVarious (International)
BrandHuaweiApple
Release dateNovember, 2018September, 2019
Depth8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Size (width x height)72.3 x 157.8 millimeters (2.85 x 6.21 in)71.4 x 144 millimeters (2.81 x 5.67 in)
Weight189 grams (6.62 ounces)188 grams (6.58 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassCeramic frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30minIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
Operating system (OS)Huawei Mate 20 Pro L09 6GB/128GBApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieiOS 13
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareHuawei Mate 20 Pro L09 6GB/128GBApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - HiSilicon Kirin 980 (7nm)64bit - Apple A13 Bionic (7nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 3 processors:
2.26Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
1.92Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
1.8Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A55
Hexa-Core, 2 processors:
2.65Ghz Dual-Core Lightning
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Thunder
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G76 MP10 720MhzApple GPU MP4
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X4GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (110GB user available)256GB (242GB user available)
NVMe (SSD)
External storageUntil 256GB nano-Memory
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplayHuawei Mate 20 Pro L09 6GB/128GBApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
Display typeAMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.39" inches5.8" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~87.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~80.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1440x3120 pixels1125x2436 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)538 PPI463 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Scratch-resistant glass
Mobile networks and dataHuawei Mate 20 Pro L09 6GB/128GBApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkTD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat21 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26, 28, 32)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40)
VoLTE
LTE Cat16

A2215 version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48)

A2217, A2160 version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 29, 30, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload1400/200 Mbps1024/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingHuawei Mate 20 Pro L09 6GB/128GBApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraHuawei Mate 20 Pro L09 6GB/128GBApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
Main camera(triple camera)
40 megapixels
20MP ultrawide (f/2.2 16mm 1/2.7" PDAF)
8MP telephoto (f/2.4, 80mm 1/4" PDAF OIS 5x-zoom)
(triple camera)
12 megapixels
12MP ultrawide (f/2.4 13mm)
12MP telephoto (f/2.0 52mm 1/3.4" 1.0µm PDAF OIS 2x-zoom)
Main camera resolution7296x5472 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashQuad-LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length27mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/1.7" inches1/2.55" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.4µm pixel
AutofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
Front / secondary cameraHuawei Mate 20 Pro L09 6GB/128GBApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
Front camera24 megapixels(dual front camera)
12 megapixels
0.3MP TOF 3D
Front camera resolution5632x4224 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens23mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaHuawei Mate 20 Pro L09 6GB/128GBApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMVMPEG4, H.265, H.264, MOV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, AAX+, AIFF
Connectivity and interfacesHuawei Mate 20 Pro L09 6GB/128GBApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Proprietary connector
TV outputUSB Type-C SlimPort®Proprietary TV-out
Audio outputType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapterproprietary audio output
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS
Infrared portSupportedNot supported
Other functionsHuawei Mate 20 Pro L09 6GB/128GBApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Face unlock
Other features- Colors: Black, Emerald Green, Midnight Blue, Pink Gold, Twilight
- EMUI 9.0
- 19.5:9 / DCI-P3 / HDR10 display
- Leica camera lens
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Wireless charging: 15W
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Space Gray, Silver, Gold, Midnight Green (matte)
- Oleophobic coating screen
- Dolby Vision, HDR10, 120Hz display
- Face ID
- Dolby Atmos
- Dolby Digital Plus
- Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX)
- WiFi hotspot
Power supply and autonomyHuawei Mate 20 Pro L09 6GB/128GBApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Reverse wireless charging between devices
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Battery capacity4200 mAh3046 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)10V/4A=40W18W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Huawei Mate 20 Pro L09 6GB/128GBApple iPhone 11 Pro (256GB)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered1.18 W/Kg (head) | 1.16 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered0.99 W/Kg (head) | 0.99 W/Kg (body)