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Huawei P30 Pro (L29) 256GB vs Huawei P30 Pro (L04) 256GB

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Huawei P30 Pro (L29) 256GB vs Huawei P30 Pro (L04) 256GB phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare Huawei P30 Pro X01Huawei P30 Pro (L29) 256GB
Huawei P30 Pro (L29) 256GB
6.47"
OLED

1080x2340

40
MP

32mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4200
mAh

(Non removable)

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Compare Huawei P30 Pro X00Huawei P30 Pro (L04) 256GB
Huawei P30 Pro (L04) 256GB
6.47"
OLED

1080x2340

40
MP

32mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4200
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Huawei P30 Pro (L29) 256GB

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 phone! Comment!


01 Advantages Huawei P30 Pro (L29) 256GB
P30 Pro (L29) 256GBvsP30 Pro (L04) 256GB
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot

00 Advantages Huawei P30 Pro (L04) 256GB
P30 Pro (L04) 256GBvsP30 Pro (L29) 256GB

49 Common items in both devices
2.26Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
8GB LPDDR4X
256GB (238GB user available)
Until 256GB nano-Memory
192 grams (6.72 ounces)
8.41 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Aluminum frame, front/back glass
OLED
16 million
1080x2340 pixels
398 PPI
6.47"
(triple camera) 40MP + 20MP + 8MP
Dual LED flash
Digital and optical zoom
LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
OIS: Optical stabilization
BSI sensor
HDR photo on both cameras
1/1.7" inches
f/1.6 (aperture)
(front) 32MP
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
1400 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
Type-C reversible connector
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (under display)
Face recognition (unlock)
4200 mAh
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
5.0 version A2DP/LE
NFC
USB 3.1 Type-C reversible connector
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
IP68 certified
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresHuawei P30 Pro (L29) 256GBHuawei P30 Pro (L04) 256GB
BrandHuaweiHuawei
ModelP30 Pro (L29) 256GBP30 Pro (L04) 256GB
Also known asHuawei P30 Pro VOG-L29 8GB RAM Dual-sim, Huawei VogueHuawei P30 Pro VOG-L04 8GB RAM Single-sim, Huawei Vogue
Country or region where it's soldBrazilEuropeVarious (International)CanadaUSAMexico
Release dateMarch, 2019March, 2019
Depth8.41 millimeters (0.33 inches)8.41 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)73.4 x 158 millimeters (2.89 x 6.22 in)73.4 x 158 millimeters (2.89 x 6.22 in)
Weight192 grams (6.72 ounces)192 grams (6.72 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassAluminum 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 P30 Pro (L29) 256GBHuawei P30 Pro (L04) 256GB
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareHuawei P30 Pro (L29) 256GBHuawei P30 Pro (L04) 256GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - HiSilicon Kirin 980 (7nm)64bit - HiSilicon Kirin 980 (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:
2.26Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
1.92Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
1.8Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A55
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G76 MP10 720MhzARM Mali-G76 MP10 720Mhz
RAM memory8GB LPDDR4X8GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage256GB (238GB user available)256GB (238GB user available)
External storageUntil 256GB nano-Memory
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 256GB nano-Memory
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayHuawei P30 Pro (L29) 256GBHuawei P30 Pro (L04) 256GB
Display typeOLEDOLED
Screen size6.47" inches6.47" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~88.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~88.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2340 pixels1080x2340 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)398 PPI398 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networks and dataHuawei P30 Pro (L29) 256GBHuawei P30 Pro (L04) 256GB
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 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkTD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
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 Cat21 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40)
VoLTE
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
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, 28)
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 Mbps1400/200 Mbps
Messaging and callingHuawei P30 Pro (L29) 256GBHuawei P30 Pro (L04) 256GB
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraHuawei P30 Pro (L29) 256GBHuawei P30 Pro (L04) 256GB
Main camera(triple camera)
40 megapixels
20MP ultrawide (f/2.2 16mm 1/2.7" PDAF)
8MP telephoto (f/3.4 125mm 1/4" 5x-zoom PDAF OIS 3D)
(triple camera)
40 megapixels
20MP ultrawide (f/2.2 16mm 1/2.7" PDAF)
8MP telephoto (f/3.4 125mm 1/4" 5x-zoom PDAF OIS 3D)
Main camera resolution7296x5472 pixels7296x5472 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.6 (aperture)f/1.6 (aperture)
Focal length27mm lens27mm lens
Sensor size1/1.7" inches1/1.7" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraHuawei P30 Pro (L29) 256GBHuawei P30 Pro (L04) 256GB
Front camera32 megapixels32 megapixels
Front camera resolution6528x4896 pixels6528x4896 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 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 P30 Pro (L29) 256GBHuawei P30 Pro (L04) 256GB
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesHuawei P30 Pro (L29) 256GBHuawei P30 Pro (L04) 256GB
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
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 + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS
Infrared portSupportedSupported
Other functionsHuawei P30 Pro (L29) 256GBHuawei P30 Pro (L04) 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
Hall effect
Face recognition (unlock)
Fingerprint (under display)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Face recognition (unlock)
Fingerprint (under display)
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Aurora, Amber Sunrise, Breathing Crystal
- EMUI 9.1
- 19.5:9 ratio display
- DCI-P3, HDR10 display
- Leica optics on camera
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Dolby Atmos sound
- Huawei Pay
- Vapor chamber cooling system on processor
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Aurora, Amber Sunrise, Breathing Crystal
- EMUI 9.1
- 19.5:9 ratio display
- DCI-P3, HDR10 display
- Leica optics on camera
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Dolby Atmos sound
- Huawei Pay
- Vapor chamber cooling system on processor
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyHuawei P30 Pro (L29) 256GBHuawei P30 Pro (L04) 256GB
Battery technologyLiPo - 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
Reverse wireless charging between devices
Battery capacity4200 mAh4200 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)40W (15W wireless)40W (15W wireless)
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Huawei P30 Pro (L29) 256GBHuawei P30 Pro (L04) 256GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered