Huawei Mate 30 Pro 5G Review

Score: 90.5 / 100

Huawei Mate 30 Pro 5G is a very high-end device launched many years ago, featuring a large 6.5" screen, a high performance Octa-Core processing unit ticking at 2.86 GHz, and 2 cameras, a 40 mega-pixels back-facing camera and a 32 mega-pixels front side camera. But let's get into some more details.

Huawei decided to sell this phone with a HiSilicon Kirin 990 chip, which holds an extremely powerful Octa-Core CPU running at 2860 MHz with a great 8 GB RAM memory. The Huawei Mate 30 Pro 5G counts with an excellent 256 GB internal storage and even though it doesn't come with a slot for external memory cards, it is still enough to install lots of apps, games, songs, photos and videos without having to worry about how much storage capacity is left.

The Huawei Mate 30 Pro 5G is a very compact phone, taking into consideration it features a 6.5 inches display and it's only 6.22 inches long and 2.88 inches wide. This phone has an amazing design, with a thickness of just 0.35 inches. Regarding its materials, this cellphone is mainly built with Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6) and Aluminum . This phone doesn't feel very lightweight for a cellphone of this size, with a weight of 6.98 ounces. Huawei offers this cellphone in a lot of colors, black, cosmic purple, emerald green, space silver and vegan leather - orange and forest green.

The Huawei Mate 30 Pro 5G has two cameras, a 40 MP back-facing camera and a 32 mega-pixels front-facing camera. Its back-facing camera lens has a F1.6 aperture so it can take sharp photos even in low lighting conditions. It is also able to capture 4K 3840x2160 videos at 60 fps, and slow-motion videos in (HD) (1280x720) up to 7680 frames per second.

This cellphone has an absolutely amazing 1176 x 2400 6.5 inches display, which makes everything look beautiful and brightful.

The Huawei Mate 30 Pro 5G uses a 4500 mAh huge Li - Polymer non-replaceable battery that provides this phone a marvelous battery life. An issue to evaluate is that the Huawei Mate 30 Pro 5G's battery is non-replaceable so you can't buy a new battery when it begins to have trouble holding its charge, even though with this big battery you will probably replace this phone before that becomes an issue.

This cellphone includes Wi-Fi connectivity (and it can be provided to other devices around, as a mobile hotspot), 5G insanely fast internet connection, 4G (LTE-A) high bandwidth connection and also HSPA+ data connection (a bit slower 4G technology) and the fastest 3G connectivity, using HSDPA and HSUPA technologies. This device works with a Nano SIM card for GSM networks.

This cellphone also comes with many useful features like Fingerprint unlock, Face unlock, Wireless charging capability, NFC (Near Field Communication), Infrared Port, Bluetooth (5.1 ) and GPS (Global Positioning System), and lots of sensors like Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Barometer and Compass.

No matter if you want a gaming phone, want it to take lots of photographs, are looking for a device for work or will use it mostly for social networks and internet browsing, you will definitely be very happy with this phone. If you buy the Huawei Mate 30 Pro 5G you also receive Warranty card , Type-C earphones, Eject tool, Type-C cablе, Charger and Quickstart guide.

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Device Type:Phone
Operating System (OS):Android 10
Dimensions:6.22 x 2.88 x 0.35 inchesMetric15.8 x 7.32 x 0.89 cmImperial
Weight:6.98 ouncesMetric197.88 gImperial
Colors:Black, Cosmic purple, Emerald green, Space silver and Vegan leather - Orange and Forest green
Materials:Aluminum and Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6)
Scratch Resistant Glass:Yes
Accessories:Charger, Eject tool, Quickstart guide, Type-C cablе, Type-C earphones, Warranty card
Release date:2019-12-17


Screen Type:OLED
Size:6.5 inchesMetric16.5 cmImperial
Resolution:2400 x 1176 pixels
Pixel density:411 pixels per inchMetric161.81 pixels per cmImperial
Touch screen:No


Chipset:HiSilicon Kirin 990
Processor:ARM Cortex-A76 and ARM Cortex-A55, 64-bit, 7 nm (Octa-Core 2860 MHz)
RAM Memory:8 GB
Graphics Processor:Mali-G76 MP16
Internal Memory:256 GB
SD Card Slot:No SD card slot


Battery type:Li - Polymer
Capacity:4500 mAh
Wireless Charging:Yes


Back camera:40 megapixels
    Focal length:27mm (35mm equivalence)
    Sensor size:0.59 inches (1/1.7")
Front camera:32 megapixels
Max video resolution:3840 x 2160 (60 fps) (4K)
Max slow motion video:1280 x 720 (7680 fps) (HD)
Camera features:Slow Motion Video (256 times slower)


    Mobile Hotspot:Yes
SIM Card Type:Nano SIM
5G Bands:n38, n41, n77, n78, n79, NSA, Sub-6, mmWave
LTE (4G) Bands:1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 9(1800), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 32(1500 L-band), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
UMTS Bands:Bands 5(850), 8(900), 4(1700/2100), 3(1800), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Technologies:5G, LTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA and HSUPA

Other Features

Bluetooth:Version 5.1
NFC (Near Field Communication):Yes
Fingerprint ID:Yes
Face Unlock:Yes
Sensors:Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor