Huawei P10 beats iPhone 7, 7 Plus at camera tests


DxOMark Mobile which is known to conduct extensive testing of smartphone cameras just published their photography benchmark score for the Huawei P10. It’s a nice 87, beating the iPhone 7 while falling just one point below the HTC 10, Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge, and Sony Xperia X Performance.

Google Pixel still reigns at the top with a score of 89.

DxOMark published the Huawei P10 results recently and the device managed to get a score of 87 in their camera test.

The iPhone 7 received a score of 86 and the iPhone 7 Plus received a score of 85. Other smartphones that have a similar score as the former are Moto Z Force, Samsung Galaxy S7, Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus, Sony Xperia XZ and Sony Xperia Z5.

The Huawei P10 is still below some of the other smartphones including Sony’s Xperia X, Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge and HTC 10 which scored 88. The top position is occupied by Google Pixel with a score of 89.

The website emphasises on P10 smartphone’s texture preservation and they attest that the smartphone can record full-HD videos at 60fps and 4K videos at 30fps.

“We observed some exposure failures in very bright conditions, where darker areas of the scene are noticeably underexposed in order to capture good highlight details in bright areas (such as the sky),” the website’s report read.

The Huawei P10 sports a dual-camera setup with 20MP and 12MP rear modules along with an 8MP front-camera with f/1.9 aperture.