A slight loss of very fine detail is noticeable when inspecting bright-light images up-close, but overall, the Huawei is up with the very best in terms of image detail, and it preserves good levels of detail across all light levels. The phone can apparently take long exposure shots without a tripod. The P20 Pro does not support wireless charging and there's no 3. Just look at this picture I snapped of the Eiffel Tower at midnight. However, that came at the expense of sharpness, as the P20 Pro's attempt is also considerably blurrier than that of the iPhone or even the digitally zooming Pixel.
I regularly found that cancelling the auto scene detection resulted in more natural-looking shots that I could tweak more subtly in Snapseed, should I wish. Red-eye effect is visible in almost all images with human subjects, and the testers found the skin tones generally too saturated and slightly pink. The telephoto lens has a 5x hybrid zoom capacity, with the optical zoom going to 3x, and then further enhanced digitally to 5x. You can also shoot at 5x zoom, which Huawei calls Hybrid Zoom. Also inside the camera bump is the laser transmitter and receiver for the auto focus system, while the flash until also contains a brand new color temperature sensor in the flash unit.
While it's a cosmetic feature and one that will be lost the second you put the phone in a case , it's still a very nice and eye-catching one. That's the same result as the managed, which is no great surprise as they have similar basic hardware and the same battery capacity. Unlike the stainless steel iPhone X though, a month into using the P20 Pro, the frame is scratch-free, boding well for the phone's durability. Huawei P20 versus P20 Pro So what about the regular Huawei P20? The P20 Pro does, however, have a major trick up its sleeve that could help it dethrone the Galaxy S9. The same is true for cellular signal: I found the P20 Pro delivered the best possible mobile data speeds wherever I was, and I had no dropped calls even in areas of spotty coverage.
The overall Photo score is calculated from sub-scores in tests that examine different aspects of its performance under different lighting conditions. It'll recognize food images and nature shots with great speed and accuracy. Conclusion: Game changer We are used to every new smartphone camera generation being slightly better than the previous one, but looking at the images and test results from the P20 Pro, it seems Huawei has skipped one or two generations. But more to the point, the P20 Pro is easy to pick up and to grip securely. Dix-neufs types de situations sont prévus au total.
However, battery life is great whatever way you try to skew things. But sheer reflective spangliness makes this phone stand out. The story is very similar for video mode, where the P20 can particularly shine with its smooth stabilization and responsive and reliable autofocus. Le capteur monochrome produit quant à lui des images de 20 Mpix. Outdoor images are colourful and pin-sharp, with a good balance of exposure between highlights and shadows.
Notched screen will not be to everyone's liking. It also performs remarkably well in indoor conditions, as you can see in the sample images below. In spite of its massive networking and telecommunications business, and the millions of phones it sells in its native China, Huawei has remained an underdog in other smartphone markets. Huawei has some of the fastest responding, perfectly positioned rear fingerprint sensors on many of its other smartphones and should have implemented that on this phone for it to be a true champion. This is the camera automatically mapping a number of possible focal points.
This approach produces sharper, cleaner images at a lower resolution. However, we weren't able to source any Bluetooth headphones or speakers capable of using this feature at the time of writing. Bright light The Huawei P20 Pro delivers excellent image in all bright-light conditions. At both 3x and 5x zoom, the P20 Pro is capable of capturing high levels of detail, and even produces good results when you push zoom levels further. Price, availability, and warranty Looking forward to buying the Huawei P20 Pro? The camera app is not as tasteful or well-designed as Samsung's or Apple's either. It is a fantastic, ultra-flexible setup, and one that raises many questions. That said, the Huawei P20 Pro is a great-looking, high-performance phone that's bursting with features.
Advanced portrait options are also available. Thankfully, most of these questions have satisfying answers. You also won't find a headphone jack, so be prepared to use either the included adapter dongle or make the switch to wireless headphones. Dans ces conditions, la saturation est accentuée avec un résultat plus vendeur mais moins réaliste. If you live in the U. That said, we took a look at the 100 percent crops to see how much detail they offered and also to show the whole frame compressed here but look Drive for the full image to look at color and white balance. It's smaller and has two rear cameras instead of three -- in other words, there's no telephoto lens.
We saw Huawei enhance the auto mode through and this provided some interesting results. Only indoors is an orange-color cast sometimes visible, and even in bright light we have observed an occasional purple cast in scenes with vegetation. On the left the Huawei P20 Pro on the right the Fujifilm X-Pro 2 As a final consideration, we can say that the mirrorless cameras are still in a safe territory for the general quality of photos shot on low light, but the smartphones are getting much closer. There's a certain softness to the filter applied, but in this case, our panel felt the effect was appropriate. Left: Huawei P20 Pro; Right: iPhone X.