The Huawei P30 launch event took place in Paris, France to bring you everything you need to know about the heavily rumored Huawei P30 and Huawei P30 Pro flagship smartphones. The company also announced a new product, the Huawei FreeLace wireless headphones with 4 hours playback from just a 5-minute charge, and up to 18 hours of playback on a single charge. The earbuds are magnetic and clip together around your neck when you’re not using them.
There are companion products for the P30 series, including a garish pink glitter case, a more traditional flip, and wallet cases plus a dive case which waterproofs the phone up to 10 meters. There’s also Super Fast 40W Super-Charge offering up to 70% of life in just 30 minutes. You will also get fast 15W wireless charging and the P30 series feature reverse wireless charging allowing you to charge other devices on the rear of the phone. The P30 series comes with Android 9 and EMUI on board. The new version of EMUI brings the phones more beautiful, but it might be a matter of opinion.
The CPU performance is up 75%, GPU is up 46%, and NPU is up 226% over the P20 Pro. The P30 series offer instant app launch which Huawei claims is over 1 second faster than the iPhone XS Max. The new smartphones also have a dual-SIM card tray with one space doubling as an NM storage card reader. It would allow you to expand on the internal space inside the phone. The P30 Pro can also shoot dual-view video using 2 of the cameras at the same time. You will get a close-up and distance shot at the same time. Huawei has improved its portrait and macro modes on the P30 and P30 Pro. Both handsets come with a 32MP selfie camera.
The company claims the P30 has best in class zooming performance with a 3x optical zoom and 5x hybrid zoom and 10x digital zoom. The Huawei P30 Pro has the world’s most powerful super zoom lens technology with a 5x optical, 10x hybrid and a staggering 50x digital zoom. The Huawei P30 boasting a SuperSensing 40MP Lecia Triple Camera setup. The 3 cameras are 8MP telephoto, 16MP ultra-wide, and 40MP wide-angle lens. The P30 is boasting a 6.1-inch FHD+ OLED, 19.5:9 display. The P30 Pro has a 6.47-inch FHD+ curved OLED, 19.5:9 display. The P30 comes with a 3,650mAh battery and the P30 Pro has a 4,200mAh power pack.