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Huawei Mate 20 X L29 128GB vs Samsung Galaxy S20+ Plus

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Huawei Mate 20 X vs Samsung Galaxy S20+ Plus phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S20+ Plus X07Huawei Mate 20 X L29 128GB
Huawei Mate 20 X L29 128GB
7.2"
AMOLED

1080x2244

40
MP

24mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Huawei Mate 20 X X24Samsung Galaxy S20+ Plus
Samsung Galaxy S20+ Plus
6.7"
AMOLED

1440x3200

12.2
MP

10mp

12GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S20+ Plus

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!


07 Advantages Huawei Mate 20 X L29 128GB
Mate 20 X L29 128GBvsGalaxy S20+ Plus
 7%7%
+Larger screen
7.2"vs6.7"
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
 50%50%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/1.7" inchesvs1/2.55" inches
 137%100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 24MPvs(front) 10MP
 11%11%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
5000 mAhvs4500 mAh
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
USB Type-C SlimPort®vsNot supported

24 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S20+ Plus
Galaxy S20+ PlusvsMate 20 X L29 128GB
 20%20%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.26Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
12GB LPDDR4Xvs6GB LPDDR4X
 3 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 256GB nano-Memory
 23%23%
+Lighter
188 grams (6.58 ounces)vs232 grams (8.12 ounces)
 4%4%
+Thinner
7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs8.15 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a Dynamic AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Dynamic AMOLEDvsAMOLED
 90%90%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x3200 pixelsvs1080x2244 pixels
 51%51%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
524 PPIvs346 PPI
 30%30%
+Higher resolution main camera
(quad camera) 12.2MP + 64MP + 12MP + 0.04MPvs(triple camera) 40MP + 20MP + 8MP
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
 20%20%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.5 (aperture)vsf/1.8 (aperture)
 2 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
6K UHD (7680x3240 pixels)vs4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 10 is newer and safer
Android 10vsAndroid 9.0 Pie
Advantage
+The 5G network is newer and faster
5Gvs4G+ LTE-A
 43%43%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(5G) 2000 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 1400 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Heart ratevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
SpO2vsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
ANT+vsNot supported
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported
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)
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.1 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.1 version A2DP/LEvs5.0 version A2DP/LE
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP68 certifiedvsIP53 certified

28 Common items in both devices
128GB (110GB user available) / 128GB (107GB user available)
Aluminum frame, front/back glass
16 million
Digital and optical zoom
LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus / PDAF: phase detection autofocus
HDR photo on both cameras / HDR photo/video on both cameras
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint (rear-mounted) / Fingerprint (under display)
Face unlock
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
DLNA
NFC
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 5 / Gorilla Glass 6
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresHuawei Mate 20 X L29 128GBSamsung Galaxy S20+ Plus
ModelMate 20 X L29 128GBGalaxy S20+ Plus
Also known asHuawei Mate 20X EVR-L29 (Global) 6GB RAM, Huawei EverestSamsung Galaxy S20+ 5G
Country or region availableVarious (International)Various (International)
BrandHuaweiSamsung
Release dateNovember, 2018April, 2020
Depth8.15 millimeters (0.32 inches)7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)85.4 x 174.6 millimeters (3.36 x 6.87 in)74 x 162 millimeters (2.91 x 6.38 in)
Weight232 grams (8.12 ounces)188 grams (6.58 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersIP53 certified: protection against dust and splashingIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
Operating system (OS)Huawei Mate 20 X L29 128GBSamsung Galaxy S20+ Plus
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 10
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareHuawei Mate 20 X L29 128GBSamsung Galaxy S20+ Plus
Architecture - Chipset64bit - HiSilicon Kirin 980 (7nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SDM865 (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
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 585
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 585
1.9Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 585
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G76 MP10 720MhzQualcomm Adreno 650
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X12GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (110GB user available)128GB (107GB user available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 256GB nano-Memory
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayHuawei Mate 20 X L29 128GBSamsung Galaxy S20+ Plus
Display typeAMOLEDDynamic AMOLED
Screen size7.2" inches6.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~87.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~90.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2244 pixels1440x3200 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)346 PPI524 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 6
Mobile networks and dataHuawei Mate 20 X L29 128GBSamsung Galaxy S20+ Plus
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same nano-Memory slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
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
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
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)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40)
VoLTE
LTE Cat20 (Bands )
TD-LTE (Bands )

5G SA/NSA/Sub6
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, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G-NR
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkUMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100Not supported
Secondary 4G networkLTE Cat21 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40)
Not supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-ANot supported
Maximum download/upload1400/200 Mbps2000/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingHuawei Mate 20 X L29 128GBSamsung Galaxy S20+ Plus
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 X L29 128GBSamsung Galaxy S20+ Plus
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)
(quad camera)
12.2 megapixels
64MP telephoto (PDAF, OIS, 3x opt-zoom)
12MP ultrawide (AF Super Steady video)
0.04MP TOF (Time-of-Flight)
Main camera resolution7296x5472 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps6K UHD (7680x3240 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.5 (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 on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraHuawei Mate 20 X L29 128GBSamsung Galaxy S20+ Plus
Front camera24 megapixels10 megapixels
Front camera resolution5632x4224 pixels3872x2592 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3.2" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.22µm pixel
MultimediaHuawei Mate 20 X L29 128GBSamsung Galaxy S20+ Plus
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesHuawei Mate 20 X L29 128GBSamsung Galaxy S20+ Plus
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputUSB Type-C SlimPort®Not supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE5.1 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)
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portSupportedNot supported
Other functionsHuawei Mate 20 X L29 128GBSamsung Galaxy S20+ Plus
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 (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Gesture
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Midnight Blue, Phantom Silver
- EMUI 9.0
- 18.7:9 / DCI-P3 / HDR10 display
- Leica camera lens
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Dolby Atmos sound
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black and other colors
- Ultrasonic fingerprint sensor
- One UI 2
- Always-on display
- 20:9 ratio, 120Hz, HDR10+ display
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Dolby Atmos/AKG sound
- Bixby
- Samsung DeX
- Samsung Pay (MST, NFC)
- USB Power Delivery 2.0
- Wireless charging: 15W
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyHuawei Mate 20 X L29 128GBSamsung Galaxy S20+ Plus
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Reverse wireless charging between devices
Battery capacity5000 mAh4500 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)4.5V/5A=22.5W45W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Huawei Mate 20 X L29 128GBSamsung Galaxy S20+ Plus
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered