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Huawei P20 L29 vs Huawei P20 Pro L09

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Huawei P20 vs Huawei P20 Pro phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Huawei P20 L29
5.8"
IPS

1080x2244

12
MP

24mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3400
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Huawei P20 X10Huawei P20 Pro L09
Huawei P20 Pro L09
6.1"
AMOLED

1080x2240

40
MP

24mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Huawei P20 Pro L09

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!


06 Advantages Huawei P20 L29
P20 L29vsP20 Pro L09
 9%9%
+Lighter
165 grams (5.78 ounces)vs180 grams (6.3 ounces)
 2%2%
+Thinner
7.65 millimeters (0.3 inches)vs7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
 1%1%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2244 pixelsvs1080x2240 pixels
 5%5%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
429 PPIvs408 PPI
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)

10 Advantages Huawei P20 Pro L09
P20 Pro L09vsP20 L29
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
6GB LPDDR4vs4GB LPDDR4
Advantage
+This device has a AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
AMOLEDvsLTPS IPS LCD
 5%5%
+Larger screen
6.1"vs5.8"
 112%100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 40MP + 20MP + 8MPvs(dual camera) 12MP + 20MP
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF on back camera and autofocus front cameravsLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo on both camerasvsHDR photo only main camera
 35%35%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/1.7" inchesvs1/2.3" inches
 100%100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1200 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps
 18%18%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4000 mAhvs3400 mAh
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Waterproof (IPxx certified)vsNot supported

31 Common items in both devices
2.36Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
128GB (115GB user available)
16 million
Digital and optical zoom
OIS (6-axis): Optical stabilization
BSI sensor
f/1.8 (aperture)
(front) 24MP
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Type-C reversible connector
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Temperature
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
4.2 version A2DP
NFC
USB 3.1 Type-C reversible connector
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresHuawei P20 L29Huawei P20 Pro L09
ModelP20 L29P20 Pro L09
Also known asHuawei P20 EML-L29, Huawei P20 EML-L29C, Huawei EmilyHuawei P20 Pro 128GB CLT-L09 Single-Sim, CLT-L09C, Charlotte
Country or region availableAustraliaUnited Arab EmiratesEuropeIndiaIndonesiaMalaysiaSingaporeThailandVarious (International)VietnamAustraliaUnited Arab EmiratesEuropeIsraelJapanTaiwanVarious (International)
BrandHuaweiHuawei
Release dateApril, 2018April, 2018
Depth7.65 millimeters (0.3 inches)7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)70.8 x 149.1 millimeters (2.79 x 5.87 in)73.9 x 155 millimeters (2.91 x 6.1 in)
Weight165 grams (5.78 ounces)180 grams (6.3 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWaterproof (IPxx certified)
Operating system (OS)Huawei P20 L29Huawei P20 Pro L09
Operating systemAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 8.1 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareHuawei P20 L29Huawei P20 Pro L09
Architecture - Chipset64bit - HiSilicon Kirin 970 (10nm)64bit - HiSilicon Kirin 970 (10nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.36Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.8Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.36Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.8Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G72 MP12 850MhzARM Mali-G72 MP12 850Mhz
RAM memory4GB LPDDR46GB LPDDR4
Internal storage128GB (115GB user available)128GB (115GB user available)
External storageNot supportedNot supported
DisplayHuawei P20 L29Huawei P20 Pro L09
Display typeLTPS IPS LCDAMOLED
Screen size5.8" inches6.1" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~80.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~82% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1080x2244 pixels1080x2240 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)429 PPI408 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networks and dataHuawei P20 L29Huawei P20 Pro L09
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 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkTD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat12 700/800/850/900/1500/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,9,12,17,18,19,20,26,28,32)
TD-LTE 1900/2000/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 34,38,39,40,41)
LTE Cat18 700/800/850/900/1500/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,12,17,18,19,20,26,28,32)
TD-LTE 1900/2000/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 34,38,39,40,41)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, 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/upload600/50 Mbps1200/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingHuawei P20 L29Huawei P20 Pro L09
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 P20 L29Huawei P20 Pro L09
Main camera(dual camera)
12 megapixels
20MP mono f/1.6 27mm
(triple camera)
40 megapixels
20MP Mono
8MP RGB
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels7296x5472 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered27mm lens
Sensor size1/2.3" inches1/1.7" inches
Pixel size1.55µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocusPDAF on back camera and autofocus front camera
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS (6-axis): Optical stabilizationOIS (6-axis): Optical stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraHuawei P20 L29Huawei P20 Pro L09
Front camera24 megapixels24 megapixels
Front camera resolution5632x4224 pixels5632x4224 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)HD (1280x720 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaHuawei P20 L29Huawei P20 Pro L09
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, WMVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesHuawei P20 L29Huawei P20 Pro L09
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C reversible connectorUSB 3.1 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputType-C reversible connectorType-C reversible connector
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portSupportedSupported
Other functionsHuawei P20 L29Huawei P20 Pro L09
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
Fingerprint
Temperature
Hall effect
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Temperature
Hall effect
Other features- Colors: Black, Gold, Pink, Blue, Purple
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Aluminum body
- EMUI 8.1
- Leica optics (camera)
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- Fast battery charging
- 3.5mm to USB-C headphone adapter
- VoLTE
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Gold, Pink, Blue
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Aluminum body
- EMUI 8.1
- Facial recognition
- Triple back camera with Leica optics
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Fast battery charging (58% in 30min)
- 3.5mm to USB-C headphone adapter
- VoLTE
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- IP67 certified: dust and water resistant up to 1 meter and 30min
Power supply and autonomyHuawei P20 L29Huawei P20 Pro L09
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3400 mAh4000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered4.5V/5A
Talk timefeature not registered1320 minutes | 22 hours | 0.9 day
Standbyfeature not registered31680 minutes | 528 hours | 22 days
Radiation rate (SAR)Huawei P20 L29Huawei P20 Pro L09
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered