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The LG V20 is taller and narrower, with slightly larger bezels and a more streamlined appearance.
These two phones are the Huawei Mate 9, which recently arrived in the U.S., and the LG V20, which debuted at the tail end of 2016.
See at LG V20 at B&H Photo Video
Battery If the V20 wins in the camera department, the Mate 9 wipes the floor with LG in the battery department.
Camera Both the Mate 9 and V20 have excellent rear cameras — two excellent cameras, to be specific — in distinct formats.
Huawei Mate 9 gets scratched, burned, and bent on camera
As with any other durability tests, “Jerry” scratched, burned, and bent the Huawei Mate 9.
Overall, Mr. JerryRigEverything gives the Huawei Mate 9 a thumbs-up.
Also made of metal are the sides and buttons of the Huawei Mate 9, making the phone really solid.
It’s still intact, thanks to the screws found at the bottom and the back panel frame.
With the Mohs picks level of hardness, the Mate 9’s screen scratched at level 6 which is normal.
Huawei Mate 9 review: Huawei’s best phone yet
Could the Huawei Mate 9 be the big-screened savior many of us were looking for?
The Mate 9 carries on the design language of the Mate 8 before it, Huawei hasn’t reinvented the wheel here.
With the Mate 9, Huawei has kept the 12-megapixel color sensor, whilst boosting the monochrome sensor to 20-megapixels.
ClosingThe biggest problem for the Mate 9, and Huawei, in general, is that in the United States, the handset is only available ‘unlocked’.
If you like big smartphones, then the Mate 9 should be right at the top of your list of options.