Huawei P40 Lite 5G – The P40 family is made up of the Huawei P40, Huawei P40 Pro, Huawei P40 Pro Plus, and the Huawei P40 Lite.
You would think the phone brand will stop there, but no, they have proven once again that they have much to offer as they released the Huawei P40 Lite 5G.
As you must have rightly guessed, the highlight of the Huawei P40 Lite 5G is that it supports 5G. There are also other interesting features that the smartphone comes with, which we will be taking a look at in the course of this write up.
Huawei P40 Lite 5G
If you are interested in the Huawei P40 Lite 5G, then you should know that it is priced at about ₦175,000 in Nigeria.
P40 Lite 5G Design / Display
The build of the P40 Lite 5G is made up of a nice plastic body with glass upfront. The device boasts of a fingerprint scanner which is mounted at its side. It comes with a smooth panel which accommodates the rear cameras with its accompanying LED flash.
The smartphone measures 162.3 x 75 x 8.6 mm in dimensions and weighs 189 grams with a 6.5-inch LTPS IPS LCD display. The display comes with a round-shaped cutout at the top-left corner which is where the front camera is placed.
The 6.5-inch display offers a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels, a 20:9 ratio, 405 PPI density and an 83.8% screen-to-body ratio which provides phone users with an amazing viewing experience. There is more to the awesome display as it supports HDR and comes with display protection.
The Huawei P40 Lite 5G is available in interesting colours such as Crush Green, Space Silver, and Midnight Black, so you have the option of selecting the one that suits you best.
The camera department of the Huawei P40 Lite 5G is not disappointing at all, as the phone is equipped with a quad camera set-up which consists of a 64-megapixel main lens, an 8-megapixel ultra wide shooter, a 2-megapixel macro lens, and a 2-megapixel depth helper.
This camera arrangement is accompanied by an LED flash which helps users to get bright and clear images even in a low lit environment. It also supports Panorama, HDR and is able to shoot 4K video quality.
The front camera of the device is a 16 MP which promises to deliver clear and sharp images as well as videos.
P40 Lite 5G Hardware / Software
Powering the P40 Lite 5G is a Kirin 820 5G chipset based on 7nm process technology with an octa-core processor clocking at a speed of 2.36 GHz for the Cortex-A76. There is another Cortex-A76 clocking at 2.22 GHz, and then the Cortex-A55 running at 1.84 GHz.
The smartphone is fitted with Mali-G57 (6-core) for graphics and operates with the Android 10 operating system with EMUI 10.1.
For storage and memory capacity, the smartphone boasts of a 128GB in built storage with 6GB RAM. An interesting fact about the storage of the smartphone is that it can be expanded up to 256GB by making use of a Nano card.
Huawei P40 Lite 5G Battery / Network
The P40 Lite 5G is fitted with an impressive 4000 mAh non-removable battery. Not just is this battery life okay, but it also supports 40W fast charging which assures users of 70% charge in just 30 minutes. In addition to this, it also supports 5W reverse charging so you can even power other devices with the smartphone.
For connectivity, the smartphone in addition to 4G and 5G, supports WiFi, A-GPS, NFC for mobile payment as well as 2.0 Type-C 1.0 reversible connector for charging and file transfer.