• 6.1" (2340x1080) P-OLED
  • 6GB/8GB
    KIRIN 990 5G SoC
    128GB/256GB Storage
  • 50-MP, f/1.9 Rear: 3 Cameras
  • 3800 mAh

The Huawei P40 phone has a 6.1-inch (2340x1080) P-OLED screen, a 50MP main camera and a 8MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 3800 mAh and the main processor is a KIRIN 990 5G with 6 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductHuawei P40 (2020)
Display6.1" 2340x1080 P-OLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 23mm 50-MP f/1.9 (Primary)
  • 80mm 8-MP f/2.4 +OIS
  • 17mm 16-MP f/2.2
Selfie Camera(s)
  • +Bokeh Sensor
  • 32-MP f/2.2
Computing
  • KIRIN 990 5G SoC
  • 6GB/8GB RAM
  • 128GB/256GB Storage
Battery3800 mAh
DesignIP53, 175g (6.2oz), 71.06x148.9x8.5 mm (2.80 x 5.86 x 0.33 inches)
Price at Launch$950
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Display
TypeP-OLED
Diagonal (inches)6.1"
Display/Body Ratio86.3%
Resolution2340x1080
Sharpness (PPI)422 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass
Features
  • Multitouch
  • Glossy
  • 2.5D
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Megapixel50-MP
Aperturef/1.9
Focal Length (35mm) 23mm
Sensor SizeEnormous
Autofocus Features
  • Contrast
  • Phase Detection
Hardware Features
  • Autofocus
  • LED Flash
  • Dual LED Flash
  • Quad Bayer
  • RYYB
  • No
Short-Zoom Camera
Megapixel8-MP
Aperturef/2.4
Focal Length (35mm) 80mm
Sensor SizeSmall
Hardware Features
  • OIS
Ultrawide Camera
Megapixel16-MP
Aperturef/2.2
Focal Length (35mm) 17mm
Sensor SizeSmall
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Poly
Battery Capacity (mAh)3800 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
  • Non-Removable
Computing
Processor BrandHiSilicon
Processor NameKIRIN 990 5G
Processor # Cores8
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2.86 GHz
RAM Options6GB/8GB
Internal Storage Options128GB/256GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 10
Communications
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT21 1.4 Gbps/300 Mbps
LTE Bands12, 18, 19, 26, 28, 32, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41
Modem Features
  • EDGE
  • EV-DO A
  • GPRS
  • HSPA+
  • LTE
  • TD-HSDPA
  • TD-SCDMA
  • UMTS
  • 5G SA
  • 5G NSA
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Dual-band
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
  • MU-MIMO
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 5.1
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT EDR
  • BT LE
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type C
Connector Features
  • USB 3.1
  • USB OTG
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Sim Card 1
NameSIM0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Multimedia
Multimedia Features
  • IR
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
Audio Formats
  • AAC
  • 3GA
  • AMR
  • RA
  • AWB
  • FLAC
  • M4A
  • MID
  • MIDI
  • MP3
  • OGA
  • OGG
  • WMA
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • DIVX
  • H.263
  • H.264
  • MPEG-4
  • H.265
  • MP4
  • VP8
  • VP9
  • XVID
Sensors
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Barometer
  • Fingerprint
  • A-GPS
  • GPS
  • GLONASS
  • BeiDou

Huawei P40 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Huawei P40 Dual-SIM?

Yes, the Huawei P40 has dual-SIM (or SIM+eSIM). Always double-check your specific SKU before buying as it can be different per region and carrier."

Is the Huawei P40 4K?

No, the Huawei P40 2340x1080 display resolution is not 4K. 4K is typically defined as 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on smartphones, but there are more similar resolutions for Cinema and Televisions.

Is the Huawei P40 capable of Wireless Charging?

No, Huawei P40 does not feature Wireless Charging.

Does Huawei P40 feature Qi Wireless Charging?

No, the Huawei P40 does not have Qi Wireless Charging.

Is the Huawei P40 4G?

Yes, the Huawei P40 is a 4G device that is rated 4G LTE CAT21 (1.4 Gbps/300 Mbps).

Is the Huawei P40 working with 5G?

Yes, the Huawei P40 is a 5G device. A 5G phone may not work optimally on all operators, check with your own operator.

Is the Huawei P40 USB-C?

Yes, the Huawei P40 is a USB-C smartphone. The USB-C port uses the USB 3.1 standard.

If the battery of the Huawei P40 removable?

No, the Huawei P40's battery cannot be removed.

Huawei P40 Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Battery Capacity (mAh)

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