Huawei P20 Lite

Added: 03.22.18 | Updated: 01.19.22
  • Model: P20 Lite
  • Brand: Huawei
  • Rating: 3.78 out of 5 (41 votes)
  • Price: 240 EUR
  • Year of manufacture: 2018
  • Dimensions: 148.6 x 71.2 x 7.4 mm
  • Weight: 145 g
  • Chipset: HiSilicon Kirin 659 (16 nm)
  • Built-in memory: 32/64 GB
  • Screen: LTPS IPS LCD 5.84 inches
  • Battery: 3000 mAh
  • Rear camera: Dual, 16MP
  • Front camera: Single, 16MP

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Huawei P20 Lite specs

Common | Price | Design | Screen | Hardware | Memory | Software | Main Camera | Selfie camera | Cellular | Connectivity | Battery | Audio | Sensors | Performance Benchmark

Huawei P20 Lite Release dateCommon

Brand and model

Huawei P20 Lite

Other names

Versions: P20 lite (Global); Nova 3e (China, Malaysia)

Launch date

2018, March

Huawei P20 Lite PricePrice

First price

240 EUR

Huawei P20 Lite dimension, size, weightDesign


5.85 in (148.6 mm)


2.8 in ( 71.2 mm)


0.29 in ( 7.4 mm)


5.11 oz (145 grams)

Build materials

Front glass, aluminum frame, plastic back

Water resistant


Klein Blue, Sakura Pink, Midnight Black


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Huawei P20 Lite screenScreen

Technology LTPS IPS LCD

5.84 in

Screen Area

85.1 cm2


1080 x 2280 px

Points per inch

432 PPI

Color Depth


Ratio (height:width)


Ratio (screen:body)


Screen protector

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Huawei P20 Lite ProcessorHardware


- HiSilicon Kirin 659 (16 nm)


- Octa-core (4x2.36 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)


- Mali-T830 MP2

Huawei P20 Lite Memory and storageMemory

Internal Memory

32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM 128 GB (China, Malaysia)

Memory Card Slot

microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)

Huawei P20 Lite SoftwareSoftware

Operating System (OS)

Android 8.0 (Oreo); EMUI 8

User Interface


Huawei P20 Lite main camera specsMain Camera

Number of Cameras



-16 MP, f/2.2, 1.0µm, PDAF
-2 MP, depth sensor


LED flash, HDR, panorama

Video Recording 1080p@30fps

Huawei P20 Lite selfie camera specsSelfie camera

Number of Cameras



-16 MP, f/2.0, 28mm (wide), 1.12µm
-24 MP, f/2.0 (AL00 for India; TL00 for China)

Video Recording 1080p@30fps

Huawei P20 Lite Cellular BandsCellular

Bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
-4G - LTE
SIM Card Single SIM (Nano-SIM)Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps

Huawei P20 Lite wifi bluetooth gps nfcConnectivity

Wi-Fi 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
NFC Yes (LX1 only)
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go

Huawei P20 Lite Battery type and CapacityBattery


3000 mAh


 Non-removable Li-Po


-Fast battery charging 9V/2A 18W

Huawei P20 Lite sound and multimediaAudio

Headphone Jack Yes
Radio FM radio
Others -Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic


Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro (except LX2, AL00), proximity, compass

Other specifications


Performance Benchmark

Huawei P20 Lite antutu score Antutu Score

Antutu 8 Score111971 (Position 837 out of 1146)
Antutu 7 Score88000 (Position 357 out of 2128)

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Huawei P20 Lite geekbench ScoreGeekbench Score

GeekBench 6 Single Core209 (Position 526 out of 578)
GeekBench 6 Multi Core774 (Position 515 out of 577)
GeekBench 6 OpenCL257 (Position 322 out of 325)
GeekBench 5 Single Core191 (Position 1377 out of 1884)
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core879 (Position 1393 out of 1873)
GeekBench 4 Single Core925 (Position 356 out of 1024)
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core3632 (Position 340 out of 1022)
GeekBench 4 RenderScript3067

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Disclaimer: This information is based on public data and official specifications from Huawei. However, there may be differences in specifications.

Review of Huawei P20 Lite

The Huawei p20 lite smartphone is positioned as a worthy successor to the flagship P20, offering with the maximum possible parameters within a more affordable price. The user gets FullHD+ resolution, 19:9 aspect ratio, dual cameras, NFC chip, processor with optimal tech process, Wi-Fi standard, Bluetooth and a bunch of other stuff. Moreover, we can't help but note the attractive look with glass back surface!
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Huawei P20 Lite cost?

The price of the Huawei P20 Lite varies based on the specific model and storage capacity. As of the latest update, the base model starts at 240 EUR. Prices increase for models with larger storage capacity and additional features.

When did the Huawei P20 Lite come out?

Huawei P20 Lite mobile was launched on in these colors: Klein Blue, Sakura Pink, Midnight Black.

What is the size and weight of Huawei P20 Lite ?

The Huawei P20 Lite has dimensions of Height: 148.6 mm Width: 71.2 mm Thickness: 7.4 mm and weighs approximately 145 grams.

What is the screen size and resolution of Huawei P20 Lite?

When measured as a standard rectangular shape, the screen is 5.84 inches diagonally offering a resolution of 1080 x 2280 px at a pixel density of 432 ppi.

How much memory and storage does a Huawei P20 Lite have?

Device comes with chipset HiSilicon Kirin 659 (16 nm) with processor Octa-core (4x2.36 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.7 GHz Cortex-A53). Huawei P20 Lite is available with internal memory of 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM 128 GB (China, Malaysia).

What are the main camera specifications and megapixels of the Huawei P20 Lite?

The device have a Dual rear camera setup with specs of 16 MP, f/2.2, 1.0µm, PDAF 2 MP, depth sensor and features like LED flash, HDR, panorama

What are the front camera specs and MP of the Huawei P20 Lite?

The device comes with Single front camera setup with specs of 16 MP, f/2.0, 28mm (wide), 1.12µm 24 MP, f/2.0 (AL00 for India; TL00 for China) and features like