Welcome back! On this lovely day, we will show the specs comparison of the two latest smartphones – Samsung Galaxy A80 and Huawei P30. Which one is better between them? Let’s take a look at the full specs review below!
Samsung presents its latest innovation with the release of the Galaxy A80 in Bangkok, Thailand on April 10, 2019. Even though it will only be released globally on May 29, many people are already hyped for it. For addition, Huawei P30 was first launched on April 12. How is the comparison between Samsung A80 and Huawei P30?
Here they are!
Design and Display
Samsung A80 has a dimension of 165 x 76.1 x 9mm and there are several color variants that can be selected; Angle Gold, Ghost White, and Phantom Black.
Huawei P30 has more color variants – Twilight, Black, Midnight Blue, and Pink Gold, and the dimension is 149.1 x 71.4 x 7.6mm.
The Galaxy A80 has a 6.7 inches Super AMOLED screen with a resolution of 2,400 x 1,080 pixels. While the Huawei P30 has a smaller screen size of 6.1 inches with a resolution of 2,340 x 1,080 pixels.
Galaxy A80 has an automated rotating camera so that the notch does not interfere on the screen. The flip camera can be rotated resulting the camera can be used as a rear camera as well as the front.
There are 3 cameras attached on the Samsung A80, each of which has the following configuration:
48MP camera with f/2.0 (wide lens).
8MP camera with f/2.2 (ultra wide lens).
3D Depth camera.
When in normal mode, the three cameras are on the back and for taking a picture. However, when you take a selfie, the module that loads the camera will pop up, then the camera will rotate facing forward.
While for Huawei P30 has the configuration of 3 main cameras (rear) as follows:
40MP camera with f/1.8 (wide lens).
16MP camera with f/2.2 (ultra-wide lens).
8MP camera with f/2.4 (telephoto lens).
The selfie camera is on the front, Huawei P30 has a 32 MP configuration (f/2.2), the resolution is quite large so that the image is quite good even though it is used in a place with minimum light.
Galaxy A80 is supported by Snapdragon 730 chip with 8GB of RAM. The smartphone is also equipped with 128GB of storage media which can be expanded using a MicroSD.
Huawei P30 uses the Kirin 980 chip with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal memory. The internal memory of the phone can be expanded to 256GB with Nano Memory card made by Huawei.
Both of them are equipped with Android 9.0 (Pie). The difference is, Samsung A80 uses One UI, while Huawei P30 uses a special interface by Huawei – EMUI 9.1.
On the battery, the Samsung A80 has a 3.700 mAh battery capacity and P30 uses a battery with a capacity of 3,650 mAh. Both of them have a fast charging feature.
So, what are the prices for these two smartphones?
Samsung Galaxy A80 is priced at 649 Euro (expected at around $730). While Huawei P30 is settled around Rs. 58,590 in India (expected at $840).
Based on the comparison above, these two smartphones have their own advantages and disadvantages, as follows:
On the screen, Samsung A80 has a wider screen and a larger resolution than the Huawei P30.
Each smartphone is equipped with 3 camera configurations. Samsung A80 has an advantage in this case. It has a rotating camera so that the resolution for the rear camera and selfie is the same. Huawei P30, Although Huawei P30 front camera resolution is smaller than Samsung A80, the resulting image is impressive.
Samsung A80 has better performance than Huawei P30 because it is already equipped with 8 GB of RAM.
There is a Micro SD slot on the Samsung A80, we can easily enlarge the smartphone’s memory using MicroSD. But, Huawei P30 does not have it. We have to use the Nano Memory Card to expand the storage capacity.
In addition, Samsung A80’s battery capacity is also slightly larger than the Huawei P30 even though both have been equipped with fast charging features.
However, Huawei P30 has more color variants so you can have more colors that suit your taste.
The advantages that are quite striking are in terms of price. Although Samsung A80 has more advantages, this phone is priced at a cheaper price compared to Huawei P30.
Unfortunately, you have to be a little patient if you want to buy Samsung A80 because it will only be released for the global market on May 29, 2019.
Galaxy A80 and Huawei P30 Specs Comparison
|165.2 x 76.5 x 9.3 mm||149.1 x 71.4 x 7.6 mm|
|- Non-removable Li-Po 3700 mAh|
- Fast battery charging 25W
|- Non-removable Li-Po 3650 mAh|
- Fast battery charging 22.5W
|- Fingerprint (under display)|
|- Fingerprint (under display), |
- Color spectrum
|Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen||OLED capacitive touchscreen|
|6.7 inches||6.1 inches|
|1080 x 2340 pixels||1080 x 2340 pixels|
|- 48 MP f/2.0|
- 8 MP f/2.2
- TOF 3D camera
|- 40MP f/1.8|
- 16MP f/2.2
- 8MP f/2.4
|Pop-up rotating rear camera module|
- 48 MP f/2.0
- 8 MP f/2.2
- TOF 3D camera
|32 MP f/2.0|
|- 2160p/30fps |
|Android 9.0 (Pie), One UI||Android 9.0 (Pie), EMUI 9.1|
|Qualcomm Snapdragon 730||HiSilicon Kirin 980|
|Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Kryo 460 Gold & 6x1.7 GHz Kryo 460 Silver)||Octa-core (2x2.6 GHz Cortex-A76 & 2x1.92 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)|
|Adreno 618||Mali-G76 MP10|
|128 GB, 8 GB RAM||- 256GB, 8GB RAM|
- 128GB, 8GB RAM
- 64GB, 8GB RAM
- 128GB, 6GB RAM
|Card Slot||Card Slot|
|microSD, up to 512 GB||Nano Memory, up to 256GB|