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Huawei Mate 20

alaTest has collected and analyzed 148 reviews of Huawei Mate 20. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. People really like the battery and design. The camera and screen also get good feedback, whereas many are negative about the GPS navigation and sound.

performance, screen, camera, design, battery

price, size, usability, sound, GPS navigation

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Huawei Mate 20 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 92/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Jon Mundy (trustedreviews.com)

Huawei Mate 20 review: Say hi to the ‘Dewdrop’ notch | Trusted Reviews

 

Huawei Mate 20 review, price, specs: Huawei's Mate 20 sits below the Mate 20 Pro, but offers a couple of different design ideas

Great performance ; Fully featured camera ; Tidy notched design

EMUI is a bit ugly ; Facial recognition isn’t secure ; Too many gimmicky camera modes

The Huawei Mate 20 offers lightning-fast performance and a comprehensive list of features, with a clever bill of compromises to help meet its £500 price tag. It’s a genuine OnePlus 6T rival.

Dec, 2018

Expert review by (stuff.tv)

Huawei Mate 20 X 5G review

 

Goodbye headphone jack, hello 5G

Big, immersive, quality display ; Great camera system ; Zippy performance

Will be too big for most ; Screen could be sharper ; 5G coverage is sparse (Aug 2019)

A niche phone just got more niche - but if you know you want 5G and the biggest screen in town, the Mate 20 X 5G won’t disappoint

Aug, 2019

Expert review by (stuff.tv)

Huawei Mate 20 review

 

Can a stripped-back flagship really capture enough of the real thing to stand out?

Flagship-grade performance ; Latest version of Android ; Capable, flexible cameras ; Actually has a headphone jack

Outshone by the Mate 20 Pro in almost every way ; Proprietary expandable memory format frustrating ; Limiting choice between models is anti-customer

The Mate 20 does a lot of what makes the Pro so great - but not enough. Unless you're unlucky enough to live somewhere Huawei has deemed the Mate 20 Pro to be off-limits, this isn't the version to buy.

Nov, 2018

Expert review by : Mike Lowe (pocket-lint.com)

Huawei Mate 20 initial review: Does bigger mean better?

 

The largest Mate 20 offers flagship specs with more conventional features than the Mate 20 Pro. Does it make best sense as the flagship phone to buy?

Triple rear camera arrangement arguably best capabilities on the market ; Huge battery capacity with fast-charge and Qi wireless charging ; Heaps of power on tap for a solid flagship experience

Square camera arrangement doesn't look great ; EMUI software still divides opinion ; Some AI camera features are overzealous or flawed ; We find it too wide in the hand

The standard Mate delivers a strong innings, but the Pro model outshines it in every department. When it comes to future-facing features the Pro is the way to go.

Oct, 2018

Expert review by : Basil Kronfli (techradar.com)

Huawei Mate 20 X 5G review

 

The Huawei Mate 20 X 5G is a big-screened 5G phone with plenty of power and a great triple camera setup. Set up for success? Absolutely, until you consider its price, and the fact the 4G Huawei Mate 20 X costs less and is arguably better. With a...

Premium design Fast 5G capabilities Great, versatile camera

No waterproofing 5G coverage is sparse (as of Sept 2019) No headphone jack

The Mate 20 X 5G is a strange beast. On the one hand, it’s the perfect streaming and gaming device, poised to take advantage of fast data speeds thanks to its huge screen and ample power. On the other, the 4G version packs a bigger battery and costs...

Oct, 2019

Expert review by : Basil Kronfli (techradar.com)

Huawei Mate 20 review

 

It's Mating season!

Excellent battery life ; Incredible power for the price ; Versatile stills and video camera

Full HD+ screen resolution is low ; IPS screen inferior to flagship AMOLEDs ; No IP68 water and dust resistance

The Huawei Mate 20 distills much of what makes the Mate 20 Pro an excellent phone into something that’s different, though not necessarily inferior. It costs less, offers more screen and has a headphone jack. If you crave the cutting-edge bells and...

Oct, 2018

Expert review by (expertreviews.co.uk)

Huawei Mate 20X 5G review: Is this the 5G phone you’ve been looking for?

 

A huge smartphone with a 7.2in display and 5G – impractical and also very expensive

Fast 5G connectivity ; Big screen is great for watching movies and gaming ; Top quality triple camera

Too big for most ; Far too pricey ; 5G coverage is patchy

If you’re still straining at the leash for some 5G action, however, I’d advise choosing the Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G instead. It works out significantly cheaper, plus it’s a much more enticing phone overall.

Sep, 2019

Expert review by (expertreviews.co.uk)

Huawei Mate 20 review: Hands on with the bigger but less sophisticated Mate 20

 

Cut-down Mate 20 Pro gets a slightly under-specified triple camera but a bigger screen

But for canny internet buyers who may not be able to afford the Mate 20 Pro, the Mate 20 looks like it could provide a tempting, more affordable alternative. All we need now is for Huawei to change its mind and launch it officially in the UK.

Jun, 2019

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Expert review by : Lewis Painter (techadvisor.co.uk)

Huawei Mate 20

 

The Huawei Mate 20 review is here. Featuring a stunning Dewdrop display, fast internals and a stunning camera setup, it's the ideal choice - if you're not in the UK.

Expert review by : John Nieves (unbox.ph)

Huawei Mate 20 Review: The Practical Choice

 

Huawei Mate 20 Review: The Practical Choice

Nov, 2018

Price comparison for Huawei Mate 20

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£350.00 TO SHOP
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£184.00 TO SHOP
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£209.00 TO SHOP
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£205.00 TO SHOP
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Huawei Mate 20 Lite 64 GB (Dual Sim) - Black - Unlocked
£249.00 TO SHOP
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Huawei Mate 20 Pro 128 GB (Dual Sim) - Twilight - Unlocked
£320.00 TO SHOP
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Huawei Mate 20 Pro 128 GB (Dual Sim) - Black - Unlocked
£286.00 TO SHOP

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