The new Huawei P20 Pro is a featured packed but budget handset that is ideal for use as a smartphone navigation system. It has impressive specs for it’s entry level price point and is a great alternative to higher priced handsets such as the Samsung Galaxy S10 and iPhone 11.
Let’s take a look at the specs of the Huawei P20 Pro:
Size: 5.8 inches;
Colour: 16.7 M colours;
Resolution: FHD 1080 x 2244, 428 PPI
4 GB RAM + 128 GB ROM*
12 MP (RGB, f/1.8 aperture) + 20 MP (Monochrome, f/1.6 aperture), supports autofocus (laser focus, deep focus, phase focus, contrast focus)
24 MP, f/2.0 aperture, supports fixed focal length
3,400 mAh (Typical Value)*
Emily-L09C: Single SIM Card
Emily-L29C: Dual SIM Card
LTE TDD / LTE FDD / WCDMA / EDGE / GPRS
Standard USB Type-C
Supported (Read Mode, P2P Mode, Card Emulation Mode (UICC, HCE))
Ambient light sensor
Front fingerprint sensor
Colour Temperature sensor
*.mp3, *.mp4, *.3gp, *.ogg, *.amr, *.aac, *.flac, *.wav, *.midi
HUAWEI Kirin 970 CPU, octa-core, 4 x Cortex A73 2.36 GHz + 4 x Cortex A53 1.80 GHz
GPS / AGPS / Glonass / BeiDou Navigation Satellite System
Important specs to note for using as a motorcycle GPS navigation system are the high quality 5.8 inch full HD screen so that you can easily see your motorcycle route while riding in sunshine as well as the important Gyroscope, Compass and of course the GPS suite. GPS specs are incredibly important in smartphones that are to be used for motorcycle navigation as it decides the accuracy of the location. Luckily the Huawei P20 has full GPS, Assisted GPS, Glonass as well as the Chinese Beidou satellite network. This means that you will have extremely accurate location information for your navigation apps anywhere in the World and this smartphone will outperform many motorcycle specific GPS units for location and accuracy.
An extra useful specification for the motorcycle traveller is the dual sim card slot that allows you to keep your local sim card installed as well as changing out sim cards for the different countries you travel through!
The Camera does not have the highest specs of phone cameras today but the main camera features dual lenses and a 12 Megapixel and 20 Megapixel resolution so should be great for travel snaps.
Ultimateaddons Universal Case
For most budget friendly smartphones such as the Huawei P20 and P40 it can be very hard to find any custom fit aftermarket options for cases. Certainly for the top of the line Samsung Galaxy and iPhone there are custom fit waterproof smartphone cases available.
Luckily at Ultimateaddons we have spent a great deal of time designing the perfect Universal smartphone case design that gives the same high end features as our custom fit cases for Samsung Galaxy and iPhone but will fit many different maunfacturers smartphones such as Huawei P20 Pro
Our Universal XL hard case has all of the features as our custom fit cases such as being shockproof and fully IPX5 compliant in water and dust ingress.
At Ultimateaddons we also have an extensive range of modular attachment systems so our waterproof, dustproof and shockproof motorcycle smartphone case systems can be attached to any motorcycle out there!
Navigation apps for Huawei P20 Pro
Due to the open source nature of the Android operating system on the Huawei P20 Pro there are tons of great navigation apps that offer added features like real time traffic updates and trip rerouting.
Universal XL Tough case kits for Huawei P20 Pro
The Universal XL Tough case has been specifically designed to be mounted to motorcycles and will help keep your Huawei phone protected from the elements, while powering it while you travel.
The tough case range is best used in conjunction with a Bluetooth headset however we have added speaker and microphone locations where normal phone calls can be made with a reduced volume level, we recommend downloading Apps from the play store to access phone features via touchscreen. Some options are available, you may only need the case on it's own, or various options to have a male or female 1" ball, or adapter plate to fit to some existing mounting kit.
. Tough case offers full protection
. IPX5 waterproof rating
. 3 prong connection system
. External power connection compatible
. Camera - front & rear (compatible with most)
. Touch screen compatible
. Access to most functions via touch screen
. Range of mounting attachments
Don't have a Huawei P20 Pro
If you are interested in our Waterproof, Dustproof and Shockproof motorcycle smartphone cases for both Samsung Galaxy and Apple iPhone please follow the links below to your specific smartphone model.
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