Huawei P20 Pro is the best camera phone on the market. The phone has sold more than 10 million units in less than 6 months since its launch. To celebrate this huge success, this is what the company has done.
Huawei has been a very prominent name in the smartphone market. Till a few months back, it was the world’s third-best smartphone seller, just after Samsung and Apple. However, the launch of their P20 and P20 Pro has boosted the sales of the company and they have thus, surpassed Apple in terms of sales. As of Q2 of 2018, they are the second best smartphone seller around the world.
Huawei P20 and P20 Pro were officially launched outside India on April 6, 2018, and in India on May 3, 2018. On Saturday, i.e September 12, 2018, the company announced that they have sold 10 million units of these devices. They have also announced that they have also sold 10 million units of the Mate 10 series of smartphones. At IFA 2018, Huawei, as a celebration of their excellent sales, also announced two new color variants of the P20 series – Morpho Aurora and Pearl White.
The device is powered by Huawei’s flagship processor, Hisilicon Kirin 970 and has 2 variants. The 6 GB ram variant comes with 64GB of internal storage and the 8 GB ram variant comes with 128GB of internal storage. The P20 Pro has actually created a boom in the market thanks to its Triple Lens Camera powered by Leica.
Huawei P20 supports a 20 MP + 12 MP dual rear facing the camera with dual LED flash and a 24 MP front-facing camera. However, the P20 Pro has the best camera on a smartphone to date. P20 Pro supports a Triple Lens Camera system powered by Leica. The Triple Lens Camera is a 40+20+8 MP shooter setup with extraordinary performance in all lighting conditions.
Huawei P20 and P20 Pro are the world’s first ever devices to receive a triple-digit score by DxOMark which is the industry standard for camera and lens image quality measurements and ratings. P20 Pro priced at Rs 64,999 comes with an AI-powered triple rear camera setup. Even after 6 months of its launch, it remains to be Number 1 on the DxOMark Mobile leaderboard having a score of 109. This score is just 6 points more than that of the device on number 2. Kevin Ho, the President of the Handset Business, Huawei Consumer Business Group said, “By going above the 10-million mark, we have again set ourselves a high bar to clear.”
The cameras are co-engineered by Leica and have an AI Image Stabilization Feature and large sensors. Thanks to this feature, anyone can click pictures of professional grade using their smartphone.
The European Image and Sound Association has awarded P20 Pro with the EISA Best Smartphone Award for 2018-19. They have stated that the device is “the most advanced, innovative and technically superior smartphone ever.”
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