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Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T 32GB) vs Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy Note 5 vs Huawei P40 Pro phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Huawei P40 Pro XSamsung Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T 32GB)12Points
Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T 32GB)
5.7"
AMOLED

1440x2560

16
MP

5mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
21PointsHuawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)Compare Samsung Galaxy Note 5 X
Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
6.58"
OLED

1200x2640

50.5
MP

32mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4200
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T 32GB)12 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T 32GB)vsP40 Pro (N04 256GB)21 Advantages Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
+171 grams (5.99 ounces)22%
Lighter
vs209 grams (7.32 ounces)
+7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)18%
Thinner
vs9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsOLED
+1440x2560 pixels16%
Higher resolution screen
vs1200x2640 pixels
+515 PPI17%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs441 PPI
+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
vsType-C reversible connector
+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Heart rateAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+SpO2Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
vsNot supported
+Gorilla Glass 4Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
vsNot supported
2.1GHz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.86GHz 64bit Octa-Core49%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
4GB LPDDR4vs+8GB LPDDR4X100%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
32GB (25GB available)vs+256GB (230GB available)8 times
More internal storage for applications and files
UFS 2.0vs+UFS 3.0Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
Not supportedvs+Until 256GB nano-MemoryAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
5.7"vs+6.58"15%
Larger screen
(back) 16MPvs+(quad camera) 50.5MP + 12MP + 40MP + 0.3MP5 times
Higher resolution main camera
Only digital zoomvs+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
1/2.6" inchesvs+1/1.28" inches103%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
(front) 5MPvs+(dual front camera) 32MP + 0.3MP5 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 2K UHD (2560x1440)vs+(front) 4K UHD (3840x2160)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Android 7.0 Nougatvs+Android 11Advantage
Android 11 is newer and safer
4G+ LTE-Avs+5G SA/NSAAdvantage
The 5G SA/NSA network is newer and faster
(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbpsvs+(5G SA/NSA) 2000 Mbps6 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
3000 mAhvs+4200 mAh40%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
4.2 + A2DPvs+5.1 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.1 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Govs+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Govs+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
Not supportedvs+IP68 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

26 Common items in both devices
Aluminum frame, glass front/back
16 million
LED flash
Autofocus / PDAF: phase detection autofocus
OIS: Optical stabilization
BSI sensor
HDR photo/video on both cameras
+19 specs and more in the table below

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📱 Model features

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T 32GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
ModelGalaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T 32GB)P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
Other model namesT-Mobile Galaxy Note5 N920T, Samsung NobleHuawei P40 Pro 5G ELS-N04
Country or region availableUSA
USA
(Latin America)(Global, International)USA
(Latin America), (Global, International), USA
BrandSamsungHuawei
Release date8/21/20154/7/2020, Announced: 3/26/2020
Depth7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)76.1 x 153.2 millimeters (3 x 6.03 in)72.6 x 158.2 millimeters (2.86 x 6.23 in)
Weight171 grams (5.99 ounces)209 grams (7.32 ounces)
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedIP68 certified: water-resistant up to 1.5 meters for 30min and dust-resistant

🤖 Operating System

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T 32GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
System versionAndroid 5.1.1 LollipopAndroid 10
Firmware updateAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 11
User Interfacefeature not registeredfeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T 32GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7420 (14nm)64bit - HiSilicon Kirin 990 5G (7nm)
CPUOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.1GHz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A57
1.5GHz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.86GHz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
2.36GHz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
1.95GHz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A55
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T760 MP8ARM Mali-G76 MP16 (600MHz)
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredAnTuTu: 496356 (v8)
Geekbench: 12848 (v4.4), 3197 (v5.1)
GFXBench: 31fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)

💽 Memory and storage

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T 32GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
RAM memory4GB LPDDR48GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage32GB (25GB available)
UFS 2.0
256GB (230GB available)
UFS 3.0
External storageNot supportedUntil 256GB nano-Memory
(dedicated slot)

📲 Display

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T 32GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDOLED
Screen size5.7" inches6.58" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~76.8% (screen-to-body ratio)~91.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1440x2560 pixels1200x2640 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)515 PPI441 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 4Not supported
Display featuresfeature not registered90Hz
HDR10

📶 Mobile networks

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T 32GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF) + e-SIM
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps2000/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G, 5G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
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 networkUMTS 850/1700/1900/2100UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat6 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,20)LTE Cat21 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedSA/NSA (1, 3, 5, 28, 38, 41, 66, 77, 78, 79)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSA
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported

📷 Camera

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T 32GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
Back camera (main camera)16 megapixels(quad camera)
50.5 megapixels
12MP periscope telephotof/3.4125mmPDAFOIS5x-optical-zoom
40MP ultrawidef/1.818mm1/1.54"PDAF
0.3MP TOF 3D depth
Main camera resolution5312x2988 pixels8700x5800 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length28mm lens23mm lens
Sensor size1/2.6" inches1/1.28" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel2.44µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo/video on both cameras
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T 32GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels(dual front camera)
32 megapixels
0.3MP TOF 3D depth
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels6528x4896 pixels
Video recording (secondary)2K UHD (2560x1440)4K UHD (3840x2160)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length22mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/4.1" inches1/2.8" inches
Pixel size1.34µm pixel0.8µm pixel

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T 32GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
LoudspeakerSupportedSupported
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, 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

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T 32GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP5.1 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
WiFi Direct, hotspot
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNASupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS
NFCSupportedSupported
Infrared portNot supportedSupported

🧭 Sensors

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T 32GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
ANT+
Barometer
Compass
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
Gyroscope
Heart rate
Proximity sensor
SpO2
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Gesture
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T 32GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
Battery typeLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3000 mAh4200 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging
WPC/Qi Wireless charging
40W (10V/4A) Fast battery charging
27W Qi wireless charging
27W Reverse wireless charging between devices
Talk time autonomy22 hoursfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered

➕ Other features

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T 32GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous- Colors: Black, White, Gold Platinum, Silver Titan
- S Pen stylus
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
- S-Voice natural language
- ANT+
- Colors: Black, Silver Frost, Blush Gold, Deep Sea Blue, Ice White
- EMUI 10.1
- 90Hz and HDR10 display
- Leica optics on back camera
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Fast wireless charging 27W

☢️ Radiation rate

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T 32GB)Huawei P40 Pro (N04 256GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)1.2W/kg (head), 1.38W/kg (body)feature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)0.428W/kg (head), 0.437W/kg (body)feature not registered
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