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Huawei P20 Lite vs Huawei P Smart (2020) vs Huawei P40 Lite

Compare phone and tablet specifications of up to three devices at once.

Display

Size:

5.8 inches
6.2 inches
6.4 inches

Resolution:

2280 x 1080 pixels, 19:9 ratio, 432 PPI
2340 x 1080 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio, 415 PPI
2310 x 1080 pixels, 19:9 ratio, 398 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

80.55 %
83.10 %
83.55 %

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

HiSilicon Kirin 659
HiSilicon Kirin 710
HiSilicon Kirin 810

Processor:

Octa-core, 2360 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 16 nm
Octa-core, 2200 MHz, Arm Cortex-A73 and Arm Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm
Octa-core, 2270 MHz, Arm Cortex-A76 and Arm Cortex-A55, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU:

Mali-T830 MP2
Mali-G51 MP4
Mali-G52 MP6

RAM:

4GB LPDDR3
4GB
6GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

64GB
128GB (UFS 2.1)
128GB (UFS 2.1)

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 256 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB
Nano Memory (NM) up to 256 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (8.0 Oreo), Huawei Emotion UI
Android (9.0 Pie), Huawei Emotion UI
Android (10), Huawei Emotion UI

Battery

Capacity:

3000 mAh
3400 mAh
4200 mAh

Type:

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Charging:

Fast charging
Huawei SuperCharge

Max charge speed:

Wired: 40.0W

Camera

Rear:

Dual camera
Dual camera
Quad camera

Main camera:

16 MP (PDAF)
13 MP (PDAF)
48 MP (PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Pixel size: 1 μm
Aperture size: F1.8
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm

Second camera:

2 MP (Depth information)
2 MP (Depth information)
8 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4
Aperture size: F2.4
Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 17 mm

Third camera:

2 MP (Macro)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/5"; Pixel size: 1.75 μm

Fourth camera:

2 MP (Depth information)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features:

Time-lapse video, Video calling, Video sharing
Time-lapse video, EIS

Front:

16 MP
8 MP (HDR)
16 MP (HDR)

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

5.85 x 2.80 x 0.29 inches (148.6 x 71.2 x 7.4 mm)
6.11 x 2.89 x 0.32 inches (155.3 x 73.5 x 8.2 mm)
6.27 x 3.00 x 0.34 inches (159.2 x 76.3 x 8.7 mm)

Weight:

5.11 oz (145.0 g)
5.75 oz (163.0 g)
6.46 oz (183.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass; Frame: Aluminum
Back: Plastic; Frame: Plastic
Back: Plastic; Frame: Plastic

Biometrics:

2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)
2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Black, Gold, Pink, Blue
Emerald green, Midnight black, Aurora blue
Midnight black, Crush green, Sakura pink

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)
Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS:

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
800, 850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed:

LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Cat 13/5 (400/75 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Shared with microSD
Shared with microSD

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

aptX-HD

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio:

FM
FM

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.2
4.2
5.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB:

Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, OTG, Charging
Charging, OTG
Charging, OTG

Location:

GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other:

NFC, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC
NFC

Buyers information

In The Box:

Charger, USB cable, Headset, Quick Start Guide, Warranty card, Eject tool
10W Charger, USB cable, Earphones, Quick Start Guide, Eject Tool, TP protective film (Attached on the phone before delivery), Warranty Card (Dependent on market)
40W Super Charger, Type-C cable, Headset, Quick Start Guide, Warranty Card, Eject tool, TPU Protective cover, TP protective film

Availability

Officially announced:

Mar 19, 2018
Apr 29, 2020
Feb 27, 2020
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