Do you want to have a notched-design Android phone just like that iPhone X but without the expensive price? This Huawei P20 Lite could be the answer. Here in this page, you can find out more about latest technology, features, and hardware specifications of the P20 Lite that has been introduced for Global Market on March 2018.
Shipped with a very sleek design, the P20lite is surely an affordable Android phone that not only has great body design but also interesting specs. If we see at its processor, the phone sports HiSilicon Kirin 659 chipset (SoC) featuring the Octa-core 4×2.36 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53 CPUs. That is a little monster Huawei planted within its engine. Kirin is Huawei’s own mobile chipset that is the industry’s leading intelligent mobile phone chip solutions. The chipset is claimed to have advanced SoC architecture and leading production technology, integrated application of single chip processor (AP), a communication processor (Modem), reached the leading level in the world in terms of performance, energy balance, and help the intelligent terminal intelligent mobile phone. However, Kirin 659 is not a flagship chipset variant though. The Kirin 650 boasts the new 4x A53+4x A53, 16-nm FinFET architecture, and Mali T830 GPU to provide best user experience with high performance and low power consumption. The processors combined with the Mali-T830 MP2 Graphics Processing Units will bring enhanced user experience in any graphics-demanding tasks such as encoding videos, playing games, or simply OS-level animations.
Also, read Huawei Nova 2 Lite review.
In terms of device dimension, the P20 Lite specs 148.6 x 71.2 x 7.4 mm (5.85 x 2.80 x 0.29 in) body and it weighs only 145 g (5.11 oz). A screen size of 5.84 inches, 85.1 cm2 (~80.5% screen-to-body ratio) is blended perfectly within its dimension. It also sports LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with 16M colors and 1080×2280 pixels, 19:9 ratio, and approximately 432 pixels per inch (ppi) density.
The phone is shipped running EMUI 8.0 which is based on Android 8.0 Oreo.
Now it comes to its camera. The phone, as a mid-range budget-friendly version of the P20 flagship model, is featured with also dual-camera setup without the “Leica” brand mentioned. It features a massive 16MP (f/2.2, 1.0µm) camera sensor combined with a 2MP camera to nail the bokeh effects producing high-quality DSLR-like portrait photos with ease. The camera features phase detection autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, and panorama modes. It can capture 1080p@30fps and 720p@60fps.
On the front side, there is also a massive 16MP camera with f/2.0 lens aperture and 1.12µm sensor size. It can create perfect selfie pictures in a snap. Moreover, the 16MP front-facing camera is also capable of taking great 1080p videos which is a great resolution for a video call.
The phone also features a bunch of recent technology features like Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n (LX2/LX3) or a/b/g/n/ac (LX1/LX2J), WiFi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE, EDR, aptX HD, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, NFC (LX1 only), USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go, and a 3.5mm audio jack with Active noise cancellation.
Some basic sensors are also implemented within the specs such as Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro (except LX2), proximity, compass/magnetometer, and so on. The best part, it has also supported Face Recognition technology to Unlock the phone.
Being available in 3 color variants: Klein Blue, Sakura Pink, and Midnight Black, the phone is backed up with a Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh battery to provide the device with enough juice during operation.