Capturing quality has improved by leaps and bounds over the past few years, delivering quality shots in low light environments has proven to be one of the more challenging frontiers to conquer. Interestingly, some of the more impressive gains we've seen when it comes to low-light photography doesn't come from Apple but from the Android side.
Most notably, Google has managed to pull off some incredible low-light improvements solely via software. If you recall, Night Sight mode on pixel phones use advanced software to deliver surprisingly crisp and vibrant photos in environments with little surrounding light. The new P30 Pro from Huawei takes low-light photography to a completely new level.
What Huawei managed to pull off with its recently unpowered P30 Pro is nothing short of remarkable , if not downright magical. It's no exaggeration to say that the P30 Pro may be the best camera phone ever, and its ability to capture stunning and crisp shots in exceptionally dark environments is partly why.
Highlighting the capabilities of the P30 Pro, the following photo from The Verge speaks volumes. Without exaggeration, this is some next-level stuff. The Pixel 3 with Night Mode is definitely no slouch, but you can see the detail provided by the P30 Pro is much cleaner
Another example can be seen below.
In a similar photo shootout in low-light environments, DXOMARK found that the P30 Pro outperformed the iPhone XS Max and recently released the Galaxy S10 +. The P30 is obviously not cheap and will retail for $ 1,127. That is definitely pricey, but the price point seems perfectly justified what the P30 brings to the table camera-wise.