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Huawei Mate 10 Pro Review

Huawei Mate 10 Pro is the best phone for the company so far.

Mobile Phone date May 23, 2018 Akash Singh Chauhan

MSRP $ 650.00
MSRP $ 650.00


  • AMOLED display is worth paying for
  • The battery is bigger than any other flagship smartphone
  • Glass backed design makes it look more premium than its actual cost


  • No wireless charging given
  • There is no headphone jack



Huawei, the China-based smartphone maker is slowly putting its impression on the Asian market. With the Huawei Mate 10 Pro, the company has introduced a powerful smartphone that is capable of competing for other flagship phones. The phone offers high-end specification with premium looks that makes its a deserving rival for Samsung and Apple smartphones. In order to attract a major portion of the smartphone users, the Mate 10 pro has had great on paper specs and also offers additional features. The company has upgraded the Huawei Mate 10 by adding more high-end components to it. On comparing the specifications of the Mate 10 Pro to the other flagship smartphones the phone looks better to many available phones like Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and Google Pixel 2XL. However, not every smartphone with the high specifications turns out to be good in the hand when it's time to perform. 

The phone comes with a dual rear camera that captures great low light images

The 4000 mAh battery and AMOLED display are the highlights of the phone.

In order to know about the Huawei Mate 10 pro, we have reviewed the phone thoroughly to explore its performance. 

Huawei Mate 10 Pro Design 

Huawei Mate 10 and 10 pro both shares almost the same design having the glass-backed body. The glass covered the body with the metal frame that gives premium looks to the phone’s design. The big smartphone seems like a really costly one when you look at it for the first time. The 6-inch display with the minimum bezel gives it a full-screen front that can be compared with iPhone X. The front side of Mate 10 pro having the amazing display offers a big screen with a front camera and the sensors. Along with this, the curved glass design gives a perfect grip to the phone. The rich looks and shining finish will make you judge the price of the Mate 10 Pro so high. The glass back panel owns a dual rear camera along with flashlight and fingerprint sensor. The rear camera is placed at the top handi having a small gap between both the lenses. The fingerprint sensor is placed just beneath the camera where it is easily reachable by the finger. Huawei Mate 10 Pro weighs 178 gm and comes with 7.9mm thick body that makes it slimmer than any other mate smartphone. The edges of the phone are curved that helps the phone in being comfortable while holding or putting in your pocket.

Huawei Mate 10 Pro Display

Huawei made sure to give a high-end display to Mate 10 pro for successfully competing with the rivals. Huawei Mate 10 Pro comes with an AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display that is folded in the 6-inch display. In order to enhance the user experience, the phone comes with 1080 X 2160 pixels resolution. The bezel-less screen with the 80.0 percent screen to body ratio makes the front look full screen. The screen of the phone is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5 that is among the latest available in the market. The IP67 assures the protection of the screen against dust and water. However, on operating Mate 10 pro at full HD display the experience is not able to Samsung Galaxy Note 8. 

Huawei Mate 10 Pro Specifications

Mate 10 pro built with the aim to snatch the market of the other flagship smartphone for which it has given latest high-end specifications. Huawei Mate 10 Pro uses a HiSilicon Kirin 970 chipset that company claims to be working with the help of AI. The chipset of the phone has been coupled with an Octa-core (4x2.4 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A53) processor for making the phone smarter and faster. Along with this, the Huawei smartphone comes in two different variants that include 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage and 6GB RAM with 128GB internal storage. In order to support the latest hardware components of the phone with the best operating system, the company has embedded Android 8.0 (Oreo). The latest Android version makes the phone to be operated to the fullest without any problem and receives regular security updates along with latest features from Google. 

Huawei Mate 10 Pro comprises a massive 4,000 mAh non-removable Li-Ion battery. The battery is quite strong and capable of the powering the high-end components for a whole day on active use of the phone. 

Huawei Mate 10 Pro Camera

The company has upgraded the rear camera with dual lenses in Huawei Mate 10 Pro for taking amazing shots. The rear camera comprises a 12MP primary lens with f/1.6 aperture and a 20MP secondary lens that has the f/1.6 aperture. The camera offers all the basic features along with some of the additional supports helps in taking high-quality pictures. The camera offers the features including OIS, 2x lossless zoom, Leica optics, phase detection & laser autofocus along with a dual LED dual-tone flash. Huawei has also given the basic features of the phone like Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR. The front camera of the phone offers an 8MP sensor that owns a lens with f/2.0 aperture for taking amazing selfies. 

The photos that we took with Mate 10 pro seems to be good in quality and came up with natural colors. The camera excellently takes the low light images and also able to record high-quality videos. The different modes including HDR improve in enhancing the image quality and dual flash works well. 

The Verdict

Huawei Mate 10 Pro is the best smartphone that has been delivered by the company to date. The phone works perfectly well and comprises high-end specs under the hood along with amazing features. Huawei has given Mate 10 pro an amazing design that makes it the best-looking smartphone in this price bucket. The hardware support is amazing that makes the phone to work lightning fast without any pause. We have used too many apps on Mate 10 pro and switches between them continuously it never slowed down or showed any trouble. The camera is powerful with the dual lenses and the AMOLED display gives up to the mark user experience. The other things that put it ahead of other flagship phones are massive battery and huge internal storage support. There is no smartphone available in the market offering these features at this price tag. 

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Akash Singh Chauhan

Akash Singh Chauhan is a senior writer at MobileAppDaily and he mainly covers all the latest happenings and tweaks in mobile app technology. Being an Engineering graduate he is always compelled to the technology and tries to discover new trends in the tech world. Along with any tech news he also never misses a single episode of ‘Dragon Ball’.

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