52points

Huawei P20 Lite

69points

Huawei P9

Huawei P20 Lite
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Huawei P20 Lite vs Huawei P9

Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9
52
points
69
points

Why is Huawei P20 Lite better than Huawei P9?

  • Has a radio
  • Supports fast charging
  • Uses 3D facial recognition
  • 16.67% wider aperture at minimum focal length (front camera)
    f/2 vs2.4f

Why is Huawei P9 better than Huawei P20 Lite?

  • 23.15% faster CPU speed
    8 x 2.5GHzvs4 x 2.36 & 4 x 1.7GHz
  • 33.33% more megapixels (main camera)
    12MP & 12MPvs16 & 2MP
  • Has branded damage resistant glass
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • 1g lighter
    144gvs145g
  • 0.4mm thinner
    7mmvs7.4mm
  • 2x better video recording quality (main camera)
    1080 x 60fpsvs1080 x 30fps
  • Is DLNA certified

Top specs and features

Design

1.Weather sealed
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

For example

Punkt. MP02

2.weight

145g

144g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

3.thickness

7.4mm

7mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

71.2mm

70.9mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.height

148.6mm

145mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.volume

78.29cm³

71.96cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

Display

1.resolution

1080 x 2280px

1080 x 1920px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

432ppi

424ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

4.screen size

5.84"

5.2"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

6.Has an AMOLED display
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

For example

Vivo X27

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

2.GPU clock speed

900MHz (HiSilicon Kirin 659)

850MHz (HiSilicon Kirin 955)

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.Has out-of-order execution
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

For example

ZTE Blade V8 16GB

4.Has AES
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.OpenGL version

3.1 (Android 8.0 Oreo)

3.1 (Android 6.0 Marshmallow)

OpenGL is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.

Best

蘋果iPhone 5S 銀色

4

6.RAM

4GB

4GB

Best

Huawei Nova 4

128GB

Cameras

1.megapixels

16MP & 2MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

3.front camera megapixels

16MP

8MP

Best

Huawei Honor 10i

32MP

4.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 60fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G

2160 x 60fps

5.widest aperture

f/2.4 & f/2.2

f/2.2 & f/2.2

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB / 6GB RAM)

2.2 & 1.2f

6.pixel size

1.12µm

1.25µm

The pixel size measures the length of the individual photodetectors (pixels) in the image sensor. Larger pixels can capture more light, providing better image quality and improved low-light performance.

Best

Vivo Y95

2.2 & 2.4µm

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

For example

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB / 6GB RAM)

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

3.number of microphones

2

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.Has a radio
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

5.Has dedicated media keys
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9

Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

For example

Blu Vivo One Plus (2019)

Battery

1.battery power

3000mAh

3000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

ZTE Axon 10 Pro 5G

3.has a removable battery
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Punkt. MP02

4.Has an ultra power save mode
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9

The device can save battery by using just a black-and-white screen with a few basic icons. This means even with a small amount of battery, you can keep the device running for a long time.

For example

Oppo A7

5.Supports fast charging
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9

Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

6.has a battery level indicator
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9
2.Has offline voice recognition
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Supports Java
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9
4.Is free and open source
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

5.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9
6.Has sharing intents
Huawei P20 Lite
Huawei P9

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

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