Huawei P40 Lite 5G has been announced as the latest device of the company. This is another variant of P40 lite, and it is different compared to the previous Huawei P40 Lite that was launched earlier. Just as the name implies, the Huawei P40 Lite 5G is a 5G network enabler.
Furthermore, the new Huawei P40 Lite 5G comes with the Kirin 820 octa-core 5G processor and a quad-camera at the back with a different setup.
Display: 6.50-inch (1080x2400)
Processor: HiSilicon Kirin 820
Front Camera: 16MP
Rear Camera: 64MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP
Battery Capacity: 4000mAh
OS: Android 10
Release Date: 18th May 2020
Design & Display
The dual-SIM (Nano) Huawei P40 Lite 5G features a 6.5-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,400 pixels) LCD hole-punch display. The Smartphone measures 162.31×75.0x8.58mm and weighs at 189 grams.
Software & Hardware
It runs on EMUI 10.1, based on Android 10, and is powered by the HiSilicon Kirin 820 5G octa-core SoC. The Huawei P40 Lite 5G is paired with 6GB RAM and 128GB of storage options. There is an option to expand storage further up to 256GB using a Nano Memory SD card. There is a 4,000mAh battery with 40W SuperCharge fast charging support on the phone.
Huawei P40 Lite 5G camera setup is aligned vertically and placed on the top left corner of the panel. This includes a 64-megapixel main camera with f/1.8 aperture, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide camera with f/2.4 aperture, a 2-megapixel macro camera with f/2.4 aperture, and a 2-megapixel depth camera with f/2.4 aperture.
Upfront of the phone is a 16-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture.
Sensor & Connectivity
Connectivity options include 5G SA/NSA, 3.5mm audio jack, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.1, NFC, USB Type-C port, and more. It has a side-mounted fingerprint sensor,
Huawei P40 Lite 5G Specifications
Model: P40 Lite 5G
Release date: 18th May 2020
Form factor: Touchscreen
Dimensions (mm): 162.31 x 75.00 x 8.58
Weight (g): 189.00
Battery capacity (mAh): 4000
Fast charging: Proprietary
Colours: Midnight Black, Space Silver, Crush Green
Screen size (inches): 6.50
Resolution: 1080×2400 pixels
Processor: 2.36GHz octa-core (1×2.36GHz + 3×2.22GHz + 4×1.84GHz)
Processor make: HiSilicon Kirin 820
Internal storage: 128GB
Expandable storage type: Nano Memory Card
Expandable storage up to (GB): 256
Main camera: 64-megapixel (f/1.8) + 8-megapixel (f/2.4) + 2-megapixel (f/2.4) + 2-megapixel (f/2.4)
Rear autofocus: Phase detection autofocus
Rear flash: Dual LED
Front camera: 16-megapixel (f/2.0)
Operating system: Android 10
Skin: EMUI 10.1
Wi-Fi standards supported: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/No
Bluetooth: Yes, v 5.10
USB OTG: Yes
Number of SIMs: 2
SIM Type: Nano-SIM
Fingerprint sensor: Yes
Compass/ Magnetometer: Yes
Proximity sensor: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Huawei Nova P40 Lite 5G Price, Availability
The Huawei P40 Lite 5G is priced at EUR 399 (roughly N167,000) in Europe. The phone is already up for pre-order and sales will begin on May 28. According to the Huawei listing, pre-order customers will get a free Huawei FreeBuds 3i accessory.