Huawei Mate 9 vs OnePlus 5 device comparison


Huawei Mate 9 vs OnePlus 5 device comparison

The Huawei Mate 9 is Huawei’s flagship for the year 2017 and interestingly, it comes in a lower/toned down version, the Huawei Mate 9 Lite and a more advanced and upgraded version, the Huawei Mate Pro.

The recently launched and lauded OnePlus 5 smartphone from the stables of OnePlus is also the smartphone company flagship for the year 2017. The OnePlus 5 has been on the receiving end of numerous comments and feedback, same as the Huawei Mate 9.

So, we took it upon ourselves to do a comparison of the two devices. The major differences, similarities, are all in the table below. Check it out.

Huawei Mate 9 vs OnePlus 5


Huawei Mate 9

OnePlus 5

Screen size

5.9-inch LCD screen

5.5-inch Full HD AMOLED screen

Screen resolution / pixel density

1920 x 1080 pixels / 373ppi

1080 x 1920 pixels / 401ppi

Screen to Body ratio78%73%
Screen protectionCorning Gorilla Glass 4Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Dimensions156.9 x 78.9 x 7.9 mm152.7 x 74.7 x 7.25 mm
Connectivity2G, 3G & 4G2G, 3G & 4G
Weight190 grams158 grams (with battery)
Body materialMetal and Aluminium MixAluminium
CPUOcta-Core 4×2.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A73 + 4×1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A53Octa-Core (Quad Core 2.35GHz Kryo & Quad Core 1.9GHz Kryo)
ChipsetHuawei HISILICON KIRIN 960Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
GPUARM Mali-G71 MP8, 900 MHzQualcomm Adreno 540
Operating systemAndroid Nougat v7.0Android Nougat v7.1.1
Internal storage (ROM)64GB64GB and 128GB variant
RAM4GB6GB and 8GB variant
SIMDual Hybrid SIMDual Nano SIM Card
SD card slotYes, up to 128GBNo microSD card support
Primary/Back cameraDual 20 megapixels camera with Dual LED flashDual 20MP and 16MP camera with Dual LED flash
Secondary/Front camera8 megapixels without flash16 megapixels SONY camera without flash

Proximity Sensor





Ambient Light

Hall Sensor

Heart Rate

Gravity Sensor


Proximity Sensor

Ambient Light Sensor


Fingerprint Sensor

Hall Sensor

Sensor Hub

Colour variantsGray, White, Brown, Champagne and BlackMidnight Black and Slate Gray
BatteryNon-removable 4,000 mAh Lithium Polymer batteryNon-removable 3,300mAh Lithium Ion battery
USB TypeUSB Type-CUSB Type-C
Quick chargeNoYes
Release date15 December, 2016.20 June, 2017.



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