HUAWEI P20 Lite supports GSM, HSPA and LTE technology in Quadband, i.e., over 2G, 3G and 4G bands with a speed of HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) and Cat6 300/50 Mbps.
HUAWEI P20 Lite is 5.85 inches tall and 2.80 inches wide (148.6mm x 71.2mm) with 7.4mm thickness and weighs 145 grams.
P20 Lite is available in Kline Blue, Sakura Pink, Platinum Gold and Midnight Black color variations.
It is Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) supportive.
The display type of HUAWEI P20 Lite is of LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touch screen with 16M colors which are 5.84 inches (taken diagonally) in size. Screen-to-body ratio is 80.5%. It is having a full HD+ resolution of 1080 x 2280 pixels with 432 PPI Pixel Density.
The HUAWEI P20 Lite uses Android 8.0 (Oreo) operating system packed with HiSilicon Kirin 659 Chipset and powered by Octa-Core (4x2.36 GHz Cortex-A53 and 4x1.7 GHz Cortex-A53) Processor. HUAWEI claims that the P20 Lite will not slow down over time like some of its rivals. Its EMUI 8.0 custom interface includes various exciting features like intelligent photographic algorithms, Microsoft Translator, AI-driven hints and tips, multi-window feature, Multi-column view, floating dock, live wallpapers and other graphical enhancements. For graphical processing, it is having Mali-T830 MP2 GPU.
The internal memory comes in variations of 32 GB and 64 GB and 128 GB only for China. The phone uses SIM2 slot as micro SD card slot which is expandable up to 256 GB. The P20 Lite uses a Hybrid Dual SIM configuration, so, expanding the storage won’t be simple for those who are using two SIM cards.
On the imaging front, HUAWEI P20 Lite is equipped with a 16-megapixel and 2-megapixel dual camera setup on the back with dedicated Bokeh lens and wide aperture mode. For videos, the P20 Lite is only capable of Full HD video recording at 30 fps. For selfies, the smart phone uses a 24-megapixel resolution front-facing camera with 3D Portrait Lighting. There is various augmented reality (AR) stickers which can give the photos a unique touch.
The primary camera uses 16-megapixel (f/2.2 aperture) and 2-megapixel lens in combination with phase detection autofocus and LED flash. The secondary camera is of 16-megapixel with f/2.0 aperture and 1080 resolution output. It captures videos of 1080 pixels at 30fps. Other features comprise of geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, and panorama.
The HUAWEI P20 Lite is having vibration mode and MP3 and WAV ringtones alert types with a loudspeaker and 3.5 mm jack headphone feature. It is also having a dedicated MIC for active voice cancellation.
In the communication segment, WLAN comprises of Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n (LX2/LX3) or a/b/g/n/ac (LX1/LX2J). The HUAWEI P20 Lite is also having Wi-Fi Direct and hotspot features.
It is having Bluetooth 4.2, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, and BDS, NFC of LX1 and FM Radio. It supports USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector and USB On-The-Go.
HUAWEI P20 Lite is having non-removable Li-Po 3000 MAH battery with a 9 volt/2 amperes fast charging benefit. It claims a standby time of up to 471 hours and talks time of up to 30 hours on a 3G network.