Huawei P9 vs Huawei P9 lite

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Display

Display size

5.2 inches
5.2 inches

Resolution

1080 x 1920 pixels
1080 x 1920 pixels

Pixel density

424 ppi
424 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

72.53 %
69.89 %

Features

Pressure-sensitive, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Dual camera
Single camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Laser and Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.9"; Pixel size: 1.25 μm
Aperture size: F2.0; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Second camera

12 megapixels
 

Hardware Features

Black and White, Laser and Phase detection autofocus
 

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.9"; Pixel size: 1.25 μm
 

Flash

Dual LED
LED

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)
Yes

Features

Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Object tracking, Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling

Front

8 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

 
Flash

Design

Dimensions

5.71 x 2.79 x 0.27 inches (145 x 70.9 x 6.95 mm)
5.78 x 2.86 x 0.30 inches (146.8 x 72.6 x 7.5 mm)

Weight

5.08 oz (144 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
5.19 oz (147 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Frame: Aluminum

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Gold, Gray, Silver, Pink
Black, Gold, White

Hardware & Performance

System chip

HiSilicon Kirin 955
HiSilicon Kirin 650

Processor

Octa-core, 2500 MHz, ARM Cortex-A72 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 16 nm

GPU

Mali-T880 MP4
Mali-T830 MP2

RAM

3 GB
3 GB

Internal storage

32 GB
16 GB

Maximum User Storage

25 GB
 

Storage expansion

up to 256 GB
up to 128 GB

OS

Android (8.0 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow), Huawei Emotion UI
Android (7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow), Huawei Emotion UI

Battery

Capacity

3000 mAh
3000 mAh

Charging

Yes
 

Talk time (3G)

20.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1364 min)
 

Internet use

 
 

LTE

8 hours
 

Music playback

56.00 hours
 

Video playback

12.00 hours
 

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26, 28
Bands 1, 3, 7, 8, 20

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38, 39, 40
 

UMTS

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

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data

LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSPA
LTE, HSPA

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

Yes
 

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.2
4.1

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band
802.11 b, g, n

USB

Yes
Yes

Connector

USB Type-C (reversible)
microUSB

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
Mass storage device, USB charging

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Other

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

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers)
Accelerometer, Compass

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

DLNA
 

Radio

 
FM

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Mar 03, 2016
Apr 26, 2016

FCC ID value: QISEVA-L09 link
FCC ID value: QISVNS-L21 link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

1.49 W/kg
0.80 W/kg

Body

0.96 W/kg
1.18 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.59 W/kg
1.45 W/kg

Wireless Router

1.10 W/kg
1.02 W/kg
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