Huawei P40 lite

Added: 03.06.20 | Updated: 04.30.24
  • Model: P40 lite
  • Brand: Huawei
  • Rating: 3.90 out of 5 (50 votes)
  • Price: 300 EUR
  • Year of manufacture: 2020
  • Dimensions: 159.2 x 76.3 x 8.7 mm
  • Weight: 183 g
  • Chipset: HiSilicon Kirin 810 (7 nm)
  • Built-in memory
  • Screen: LTPS IPS LCD 6.4 inches
  • Battery: 4200 mAh
  • Rear camera: Quad, 48MP
  • Front camera: Single, 16MP

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Huawei P40 lite specs

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

Huawei P40 lite Release dateCommon

Brand and model

Huawei P40 lite

Other names

Versions: JNY-L21A, JNY-L01A, JNY-L21B, JNY-L22A, JNY-L02A, JNY-L22B

Launch date

2020, February 27

Huawei P40 lite PricePrice

First price

300 EUR

Huawei P40 lite dimension, size, weightDesign


6.27 in (159.2 mm)


3 in ( 76.3 mm)


0.34 in ( 8.7 mm)


6.46 oz (183 grams)

Build materials

Glass front, plastic back, plastic frame

Water resistant


Black, Emerald Green, Light Pink/Blue


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Huawei P40 lite screenScreen

Technology LTPS IPS LCD

6.4 in

Screen Area

101.4 cm2


1080 x 2310 px

Points per inch

398 PPI

Color Depth


Ratio (height:width)


Ratio (screen:body)


Screen protector

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Huawei P40 lite ProcessorHardware


- HiSilicon Kirin 810 (7 nm)


- Octa-core (2x2.27 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6x1.88 GHz Cortex-A55)


- Mali-G52 MP6

Huawei P40 lite Memory and storageMemory

Internal Memory


Memory Card Slot

NM (Nano Memory), up to 256GB (uses shared SIM slot)

Huawei P40 lite SoftwareSoftware

Operating System (OS)

Android 10.0 (AOSP + HMS); EMUI 10

User Interface


Huawei P40 lite main camera specsMain Camera

Number of Cameras



-48 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2.0'', 0.8µm, PDAF
-8 MP, f/2.4, (ultrawide)
-2 MP, f/2.4, 27mm (macro), 1/5.0'', 1.75µm
-2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)


LED flash, HDR, panorama

Video Recording 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps

Huawei P40 lite selfie camera specsSelfie camera

Number of Cameras



-16 MP, f/2.0, (wide), 1/3.1'', 1.0µm



Video Recording 1080p@30fps

Huawei P40 lite Cellular BandsCellular

Bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
-3G - HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 2100
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 28(700), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - JNY-L21A, JNY-L01A, JNY-L21B
SIM Card Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat13 400/75 Mbps
SAR EU 1.23 W/kg (head) 1.19 W/kg (body)

Huawei P40 lite wifi bluetooth gps nfcConnectivity

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
NFC Yes (market/region dependent): JNY-L21A, JNY-L01A,
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go

Huawei P40 lite Battery type and CapacityBattery


4200 mAh


 Non-removable Li-Po


-Fast battery charging 40W: 70% in 30min

Huawei P40 lite sound and multimediaAudio

Headphone Jack Yes
Radio No


Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass

Other specifications


Performance Benchmark

Huawei P40 lite antutu score Antutu Score

Antutu 8 Score371523 (Position 208 out of 1146)

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Huawei P40 lite geekbench ScoreGeekbench Score

GeekBench 6 Single Core765 (Position 245 out of 578)
GeekBench 6 Multi Core1963 (Position 233 out of 577)
GeekBench 6 Vulkan2603 (Position 125 out of 282)
GeekBench 6 OpenCL1149 (Position 235 out of 325)
GeekBench 5 Single Core590 (Position 650 out of 1884)
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core1854 (Position 662 out of 1873)

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

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Review of Huawei P40 lite

From the name of the model, we immediately guessed that Huawei p40 lite refers to the new Huawei P smartphone series. P40, P40 Pro and P40 Pro+ were announced a while ago, but the hero of the following lines has nothing to do with these flagship products. Here you will not find the same design, parameters or even ideology. What is the Huawei p40 lite?
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Huawei P40 lite cost?

The price of the Huawei P40 lite varies based on the specific model and storage capacity. As of the latest update, the base model starts at 300 EUR. Prices increase for models with larger storage capacity and additional features.

When did the Huawei P40 lite come out?

Huawei P40 lite mobile was launched on in these colors: Black, Emerald Green, Light Pink/Blue.

What is the size and weight of Huawei P40 lite ?

The Huawei P40 lite has dimensions of Height: 159.2 mm Width: 76.3 mm Thickness: 8.7 mm and weighs approximately 183 grams.

What is the screen size and resolution of Huawei P40 lite?

When measured as a standard rectangular shape, the screen is 6.4 inches diagonally offering a resolution of 1080 x 2310 px at a pixel density of 398 ppi.

How much memory and storage does a Huawei P40 lite have?

Device comes with chipset HiSilicon Kirin 810 (7 nm) with processor Octa-core (2x2.27 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6x1.88 GHz Cortex-A55). Huawei P40 lite is available with internal memory of 128GB 6GB RAM.

What are the main camera specifications and megapixels of the Huawei P40 lite?

The device have a Quad rear camera setup with specs of 48 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2.0'', 0.8µm, PDAF 8 MP, f/2.4, (ultrawide) 2 MP, f/2.4, 27mm (macro), 1/5.0'', 1.75µm 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth) and features like LED flash, HDR, panorama

What are the front camera specs and MP of the Huawei P40 lite?

The device comes with Single front camera setup with specs of 16 MP, f/2.0, (wide), 1/3.1'', 1.0µm and features like HDR