Bored at home? As most Malaysian were being forced to quarantine during the COVID-19 outbreak, smartphone has become our companion not just entertainment but work too! HUAWEI has just added the new HUAWEI P40 series into Malaysian market which includes the HUAWEI P40 and P40 Pro.
Both smartphones comes with state of the art connectivity under 5G network thanks to the high performance Kirin 990 5G SoC. This make the HUAWEI P40 future proof and able to catch up with the latest trend as 5G network is progressively growing in Malaysia. Besides, the new generation of cameras on the HUAWEI P40 series also uncover unprecedented camera capability on a smartphone.
The HUAWEI P40 and P40 Pro has been launched and it is now open for pre-order. Each pre-order between 3rd to 10th April will comes with premium freebies as below.
- P40 Pro: FreeBuds 3, Wireless Car SuperCharge, Cloud storage 50GB (Valid 12months), 1 year extended warranty & 1 month screen protection. (P40 Pro)
- P40: FreeBuds 3, Wireless Charging Case, Cloud storage 50GB (Valid 12months), 1 year extended warranty & 1 month screen protection.
Apart from the general smartphone performance, the HUAWEI P40 series comes with the advanced camera system from LEICA. As an example, the HUAWEI P40 Triple LEICA camera is composed of 50MP Ultra Vision camera, 3 times optical zoom and 16 times ultra wide angle capture. Whereas the higher tier P40 Pro comes with a quad camera combined of 50MP Ultra Vision camera, 5 times optical zoom, 40MP ultra wide angle camera and 50 times digital zoom.
The HUAWEI P40 Pro Plus is also capable in reaching up to 100 times zoom. However it has yet to be launched in Malaysia.
Large sensors, pixel size and best autofocus on the market
Both HUAWEI P40 and P40 Pro uses a 50MP RYYB camera lens and a super large 1/1.28 inch type camera sensor! The captured pixel size is also as large as 2.44 μm and capable to achieve ISO up to 409600, something that is not easily attainable.
It also has the best XD Fusion engine which uses 16 in 1 Pixel Fusion technology to create colour vivid pictures. Being an industrial leader, it also brings world first octa PD autofocus in their flagship P40 series along with a technology that adjusts the auto white balance based on AI.
Given by this, it can capture incredible shots day and night regardless of the lightning environment and creates vivid pictures with high amount of details. Portrait shot is also available on this system.
Here are some of the sample photos captured from the P40 series
Photo by Chen Weikai on HUAWEI P40 Pro
Photo by Deng Songquan on HUAWEI P40 Pro
Photo by Rueben Krabbe on HUAWEI P40 Pro
Photo by Su Tie on HUAWEI P40 Pro
Golden Snap & removes unwanted objects!
Golden Snap is a feature that collects live photos of the image before and after it is taken. While photos were arranged side by side, the HUAWEI P40 series camera app will shows recommendation for the best photo taken based on AI.
The P40 series also adds in AI Remove Passerby and AI remove Reflection technology. The AI Remove Passerby can removes moving objects such as pedestrian by a single tap. If you are frustrated when taking a picture behind a glass, the AI Remove Reflection can sort out your troubles.
See AI Remove Passerby in action
See AI Remove Reflection in action
zoom, Zoom & ZOOM!
Thanks to the dedicated telephoto lens, the HUAWEI P40 and P40 Pro is capable in reaching 3 times and 5 times optical zoom respectively. The P40 Pro can even captures the moon in low light environment due to its capability of zoom up to 50 times!
Here we cans see that the P40 Pro captures the moon with very high amount of detail.
Photo by Rueben Krabbe on HUAWEI P40 Pro (10x telephoto zoom)
32MP selfie camera for 4K selfie video!
The 32MP selfie camera paired with IR depth sensor can create unprecedented 4K ultra high definition selfie video and takes a clear selfie with accurate colours. It can also be used to capture image with bokeh effect!
And there is the Direction Audio Zoom. This highlights the sound emitted from the object when it is being zoomed and the background noise was filtered, marking the audio much clearer.
Most advanced 5G SoC – Kirin 990 5G
The powerhouse of the HUAWEI P40 series is the Kirin 990 5G SoC. It has an inbuilt 5G chipset within the processor which saves spaces on the mainboard and allow reduced power consumption when compared against dedicated 5G modem aside of the processor, such as the current Qualcomm Snapdragon 5G models.
HUAWEI also states that it achieve a high AI performance with the Kirin 990 5G SoC which beats Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 by 3 times higher.
The P40 series is available in Blush Gold, Deep Sea Blue and Frost Silver
EMUI & MeeTime
As usual, the HUAWEI P40 series is expected to run on the newest EMUI 10.1 which is based on Android 10. There are some updates for this devices which offers new smoother icon animation based on natural motion, HUAWEI own set of themes and all new Always On Display.
One of the most interesting feature is the addition of MeeTime. MeeTime allow high quality video calls toward their partner and it can be used to share their screen in real time too! Another good thing about Mee Time is that it can be used on device from other platform not just the P40 series.
This is one of the most important technology you may frequently use when you work from home. Watch the MeeTime in action
HUAWEI MatePad Pro
The MatePad Pro is the newest addition into its flagship tablet range and it is powered by state of the art Kirin 990 SoC, offering 10.8 inches diplay, 20W quickcharge and 15W wireless charging. It is paired with a 8GB RAM and 256GB ROM and just retails at RM2,399, way more price competitive compared to other similar product as its class range!
Customer who pre-order now can get freebies worth RM1000 which includes a kyeboard, M Pen and 3 months free subscription of HUAWEI Video.
HUAWEI Watch GT 2e
The Watch GT 2e is designed for the younger genderation. It can record up to 100 workout modes and able to act as a fitness tracker. It is powered by the high efficient Kirin A1 chip and able to last up to two weeks for a full charge.
This smartwatch is currently available in Mint Green and Graphite Black which retails at RM599. You can pre-order and get a free strap worth RM68.
Huawei AppGallery for your daily app
As the HUAWEI’s AppGallery getting popular and devs friendly, it now contains most frequently used apps by Malaysia. These are Facebook, WhatsApp, WeChat, Netflix, Instagram, TikTok, Lazada, Air Asia,McDonald App, TouchNGo eWallet and more. It is also secured with 4 layers of protection and certified up to modern industrial standard.
The P40 series and MatePad Pro users can redeem reward worth up to RM2381 at HUAWEI Member Center.
For those who get HUAWEI P40 series and HUAWEI MatePad Pro, you will be enjoying 3 months free premium access to HUAWEI Video. Besides, the HUAWEI users in Malaysia also get to enjoy 1 month premium access to HUAWEI Video at no cost during the movement control order period.
HUAWEI Care 2020
HUAWEI also brings in the HUAWEI Care 2020 service which covers below item:
- One-stop service-provide HUAWEI users with 1 hour quick repair service
- Additional service discounts-the introduction of a screen replacement, one-year extended warranty and monthly HUAWEI service days, which includes services for business users.
- O2O (online to offline service)-This is an AI-driven, and provides online booking offline pick-up / delivery service. Everyone can book their own online shopping, maintenance and other services at home.
The pre-order period for the above products starts from 3rd April to 10th April and the purchased items will be sent out from 11th April onward. You can pre-order through the platform below.
|HUAWEI Malaysia Online portal：|
|HUAWEI online shop||https://shop.huawei.com/my/april2020-new-launches.html?utm_medium=pr&utm_source=ZingGadgetEN&utm_campaign=P40SeriesLaunch&utm_content=advertorial_english|
|HUAWEI Flagship Lazada store||bit.ly/2JHdCgP|
|HUAWEI Malaysia’ partners
|Celcom Store （ Pre-Orders for P40）||https://shop.celcom.com.my/device-detail/huawei-p40|
|Celcom Store （Pre-Orders for P40 Pro）||https://shop.celcom.com.my/device-detail/huawei-p40-pro|
Or you can pre-order through retail shop
|State||HUAWEI store location
|Alor Setar Mall||https://bit.ly/3bEEJVI|
|Landmark Central Shopping||https://bit.ly/344KHNi|
|No.50, Persiaran Mutiara||https://bit.ly/348GYOR|
|Sunway Carnival Mall||https://bit.ly/3awUqye|
|L3-15, Terminal Pengangkutan Penang Sentral||https://bit.ly/2wFN9xx|
|AEON Mall Bukit Mertajam||https://bit.ly/2xzy3cP|
|Gurney Paragon Mall||https://bit.ly/3aC0bLe|
|Kompleks Bukit Jambul||https://bit.ly/2JoQPGn|
|2-11, Second Floor, No.182, Jalan Magazine||https://bit.ly/2UQXyhA|
|Kompleks Megamall Penang JMB||https://bit.ly/2UvCi21|
|Perak||AEON Mall Kinta City||https://bit.ly/2QUiL9m|
|No.58, Jalan Chong Ah Peng||https://bit.ly/2V1WUhJ|
|137, Pusat Perniagaan Manjung||https://bit.ly/3awdrk9|
|1 Utama Shopping Centre||https://bit.ly/33WtG7O|
|Paradigm Mall KL||https://bit.ly/2UysiFz|
|Sungai Buloh Mall||https://bit.ly/2QUZa8T|
|Mines Shopping Fair||https://bit.ly/3ayjtRt|
|AEON Rawang Shopping Centre||https://bit.ly/3bEylxY|
|Plaza Metro Kajang||https://bit.ly/2ydFXZF|
|No.69, Jalan Ss15/4B||https://bit.ly/2QUZ5C7|
|Jalan Avenue 1A, Bandar Kajang||https://bit.ly/2wFMT1x|
|3 Damansara Mall||https://bit.ly/3awUnCy|
|The Summit USJ||https://bit.ly/2wFIlbu|
|AEON Bukit Raja Shopping Centre||https://bit.ly/2xGpHQz|
|90, Lebuh Tapah, Off Jalan Goh Hock Huat||https://bit.ly/2UvsUeU|
|AEON Bukit Tinggi Shopping Centre||https://bit.ly/39BH2I1|
|AEON Taman Maluri Shopping Centre||https://bit.ly/2UOdQrJ|
|Kuala Lumpur||Kompleks Sogo||https://bit.ly/2WWIIco|
|Kl Eco City Mall||https://bit.ly/3dFmvoY|
|L2-42, Jalan Manis 6||https://bit.ly/39BGXnH|
|Mid Valley City||https://bit.ly/344KGZK|
|13-G, 3rd Mile Square 151||https://bit.ly/344KGJe|
|Menara PGRM Tower 1||https://bit.ly/2UPshvK|
|Nu Sentral Mall||https://bit.ly/2UOdMrZ|
|Pandan Capital Shopping Complex||https://bit.ly/3bBMtIc|
|Wangsa Walk Mall||https://bit.ly/2UtoMMk|
|Low Yat Plaza-1st Floor||https://bit.ly/2JszGM4|
|Pavillion Kuala Lumpur||https://bit.ly/3bEEM3Q|
|Low Yat Plaza-G Floor||https://bit.ly/2vXpRCG|
|Sunway Velocity Mall||https://bit.ly/3ayjqFh|
|Berjaya Times Square||https://bit.ly/2xwKztD|
|Alamanda Shopping Centre||https://bit.ly/3atTkDu|
|MyTOWN Shopping Centre||https://bit.ly/2wOHXax|
|The Garden Mall||https://bit.ly/2X2woaB|
|IOI City Mall||https://bit.ly/2UND6yh|
|Melaka||AEON Bandaraya Melaka Shopping Centre||https://bit.ly/2WVfSsL|
|Negeri Sembilan||Terminal One||https://bit.ly/2ymWP0f|
|AEON Mall Nilai||https://bit.ly/3bH441x|
|Johor||The Mall Mid Valley Southkey||https://bit.ly/2Jx56kl|
|No.44, Jalan Sisi||https://bit.ly/2URFSCL|
|Giant Hypermarket Plentong||https://bit.ly/341Kt9I|
|AEON Bukit Indah Shopping Centre||https://bit.ly/2X78mv9|
|AEON Mall Kulaijaya||https://bit.ly/33ZwBfO|
|AEON Permas Jaya||https://bit.ly/2wQqUVp|
|AEON Dato Onn||https://bit.ly/2xxCHrZ|
|No.39, Jalan Molek 1/5A||https://bit.ly/3aHFugA|
|AEON Tebrau City||https://bit.ly/2xDs6vm|
|Toppen Shopping Centre||https://bit.ly/2wQqUon|
|Paradigm Mall JB, 3f-47||https://bit.ly/2WVft9J|
|Paradigm Mall JB, 3f-06||https://bit.ly/2WW539Z|
|Batu Pahat Mall||https://bit.ly/2ymWQ4j|
|No.12, Jalan Persiaran Flora Utama||https://bit.ly/3bH5FV8|
|Pahang||B12, Ground Floor, Jalan Haji Ahmad 10||https://bit.ly/2WVfxGv|
|Kuantan City Mall||https://bit.ly/39stxdh|
|AEON Mall Kelantan||https://bit.ly/3bxxAqe|
|Lot 490 & Lot 492 , Seksyen 13 , Jalan Sultan Ibrahim||https://bit.ly/3dMRgsn|
|Sabah||Financial Park Labuan Complex||https://bit.ly/2QYLM3N|
|Yuk Yin Shopping Complex||https://bit.ly/2wPcnJM|
|Imago Shopping Mall||https://bit.ly/2WX1y34|
|Centre Point Sabah||https://bit.ly/2wSpc5U|
|Suria Sabah Shopping Mall||https://bit.ly/39sR0LG|
|Harbour Mall Sandakan||https://bit.ly/2ymWOtd|
|Sarawak||AEON Mall Kuching Central||https://bit.ly/2X78mLF|
|The Spring Shopping Mall||https://bit.ly/2WUYp3C|
|The Spring Bintulu||https://bit.ly/39oKLsc|
|Viva City Megamall||https://bit.ly/2w0ZbBb|
|Star Mega Mall||https://bit.ly/2wOKH7O|