Huawei P9 lite vs Huawei P40

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Display

Size

5.2 inches
6.1 inches

Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels,
424 PPI
2340 x 1080 pixels,
422 PPI

Technology

IPS LCD
OLED

Screen-to-body

69.89 %
86.29 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
90Hz refresh rate, HDR video support, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

HiSilicon Kirin 650
HiSilicon Kirin 990

Processor

Octa-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 16 nm
Octa-core, 2860 MHz, ARM Cortex-A76 and ARM Cortex-A55, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU

Mali-T830 MP2
Mali-G76 MP16

RAM

3GB
6GB

Internal storage

16GB
128GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
Nano Memory (NM) up to 256 GB

OS

Android (7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow), Huawei Emotion UI
Android (10), Emotion UI

Battery

Capacity

3000 mAh
3800 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

 
Huawei SuperCharge, Qi wireless charging, Reverse wireless charging

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Triple camera

Main camera

13 MP (Autofocus, BSI sensor)
50 MP (OIS, PDAF)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F1.9; Focal length: 23 mm; Sensor size: 1/1.28"

Second camera

 
8 MP (Telephoto, OIS)

Specifications

 
Optical zoom: 3x; Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 80 mm

Third camera

 
16 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 17 mm

Video recording

Yes
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps)

Features

Video calling
Time-lapse video, EIS

Front

8 MP (Flash)
32 MP (Dual-Camera, HDR)

Design

Dimensions

5.78 x 2.86 x 0.30 inches (146.8 x 72.6 x 7.5 mm)
5.86 x 2.80 x 0.33 inches (148.9 x 71.06 x 8.5 mm)

Weight

5.19 oz (147 g)
the average is 6.4 oz (183 g)
6.17 oz (175 g)
the average is 6.4 oz (183 g)

Materials

Frame: Aluminum
Back: Glass; Frame: Metal

Resistance

 
Splash, Dust; IP 53

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
2D Face unlock, In-screen fingerprint

Colors

Black, Gold, White
Deep Sea blue, Ice white, Black, Blush gold, Silver frost

Cellular

5G

 
n1, n3, n28, n38, n41, n77, n78, n79

LTE (FDD)

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), 9(1800), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 32(1500 L-band)

LTE (TDD)

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

UMTS

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

Data Speed

LTE, HSPA
LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM

Yes
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE

 
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
 

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1
5.1

Wi-Fi

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

USB

microUSB
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Charging, Headphones port

Sensors

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

Other

NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC

Phone features

Notifications

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

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
 

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Charger, USB Type-C Cable, USB Type-C Earphones, Quick Start Guide, Eject Tool, Warranty Card
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