Huawei nova 2 vs Huawei P20 Lite

Display

Display size

5.0 inches
5.8 inches

Resolution

1080 x 1920 pixels
1080 x 2280 pixels

Aspect Ratio

 
19:9

Pixel density

441 ppi
432 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

70.39 %
80.55 %

Colors

16 777 216
16 777 216

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features

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

Camera

Rear

Dual camera
Dual camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
16 megapixels

Hardware Features

Phase detection autofocus
Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.8; Pixel size: 1.25 μm
Aperture size: F2.2; Pixel size: 1 μm

Second camera

8 megapixels
2 megapixels

Hardware Features

 
Depth information

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4
Aperture size: F2.4

Flash

LED
LED

Software Features

Manual focus, RAW image capture, Face detection, Smile detection, Voice activation, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Shutter speed control, Burst mode, HDR, Panorama, Effects
HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Burst mode, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Shutter speed control, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Video recording

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

Features

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

Front

20 megapixels
16 megapixels

Video capture

 
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Form factor

Candybar
Candybar

Dimensions

5.60 x 2.71 x 0.27 inches (142.2 x 68.9 x 6.9 mm)
5.85 x 2.80 x 0.29 inches (148.6 x 71.2 x 7.4 mm)

Weight

5.04 oz (143 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
5.11 oz (145 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Back: Glass; Frame: Aluminum

Biometrics

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

Keys

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

Colors

Black, Gold, Blue
Black, Gold, Pink, Blue

Hardware & Performance

System chip

HiSilicon Kirin 659
HiSilicon Kirin 659

Processor

Octa-core, 2360 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 2360 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 16 nm

GPU

Mali-T830 MP2
Mali-T830 MP2

RAM

4 GB
4 GB LPDDR3

Internal storage

64 GB
64 GB

Storage expansion

up to 128 GB
up to 256 GB

Slot Type

microSDXC, microSDHC, microSD
microSDXC, microSDHC, microSD

Device type

Smart phone
Smart phone

OS

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

Battery

Capacity

2950 mAh
3000 mAh

Type

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

Charging

Yes
Yes

Talk time

 
30.00 hours
the average is 22 h (1342 min)

Stand-by time

 
19.6 days (471 hours)
the average is 20 days (480 h)

Talk time (3G)

 
17.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1364 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

 
18.9 days (454 hours)
the average is 25 days (602 h)

Stand-by time (4G)

 
18.0 days (433 hours)
the average is 24 days (570 h)

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 18, 19, 20, 26
Bands 1, 3, 7, 8, 20

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38, 40, 41
 

UMTS

800, 850, 900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

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

Data

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

2G Data

EDGE, GPRS
EDGE, GPRS

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Global Roaming

Yes
Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.2
4.2

Profiles/ Protocols

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Generic Access (GAP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Phone Book Access (PBAP)
Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Generic Access (GAP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Phone Book Access (PBAP)

Wi-Fi

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

Mobile hotspot

Yes
Yes

Wi-Fi Direct

Yes
Yes

USB

USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Connector

USB Type-C (reversible)
USB Type-C (reversible)

Features

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

Charging connector

USB Type-C (reversible)
USB Type-C (reversible)

Mobile Payment

 
Huawei Pay

Location

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

Other

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

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Notifications

Haptic feedback
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Phonebook

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID
Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer

Calendar, Alarm, Calculator, World clock, Timer, Stopwatch, Countdown timer
Calendar, Alarm, Calculator, World clock, Timer, Stopwatch, Countdown timer

Messaging

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input
SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input

E-mail

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Instant Messaging

Hangouts / Google Talk
Hangouts / Google Talk

Other features

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

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Music player

 
 

Filter by

Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists
Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Supported formats

MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI
MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI

Video playback

 
 

Supported formats

MPEG4, H.263, H.264
MPEG4, H.263, H.264

Radio

 
FM

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Availability

Officially announced

Jul 11, 2017
Mar 19, 2018

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Charger, USB cable, Headset, Quick Start Guide, Warranty card, Eject tool
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