52points

Huawei P20 Lite

59points

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

Huawei P20 Lite
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Huawei P20 Lite vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

Huawei P20 Lite
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Huawei P20 Lite
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
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points
59
points

Why is Huawei P20 Lite better than Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)?

  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
  • 12g lighter
    145gvs157g
  • 0.5mm thinner
    7.4mmvs7.9mm
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 0.2mm narrower
    71.2mmvs71.4mm
  • Supports two SIM cards
  • Has phase detection autofocus for photos
  • Has manual ISO

Why is Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) better than Huawei P20 Lite?

  • Has branded damage resistant glass
  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • Weather sealed
  • Is DLNA certified
  • 13.64% wider aperture at minimum focal length
    f/1.9 vs2.4 & 2.2f
  • 2.5mm shorter
    146.1mmvs148.6mm
  • 2nm smaller semiconductor size
    14nmvs16nm
  • Has integrated LTE

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Huawei P20 Lite
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

2.Weather sealed
Huawei P20 Lite
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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

3.weight

145g

157g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

7.4mm

7.9mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

71.2mm

71.4mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

148.6mm

146.1mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1080 x 2280px

1080 x 1920px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

432ppi

423ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Huawei P20 Lite
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Huawei P20 Lite
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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)

950MHz (Samsung Exynos 7880)

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

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.Has integrated graphics
Huawei P20 Lite
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

4.Has out-of-order execution
Huawei P20 Lite
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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

5.Has AES
Huawei P20 Lite
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

6.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

Cameras

1.megapixels

16MP & 2MP

16MP

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Huawei P20 Lite
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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.

For example

ZTE Axon 10 Pro 5G

3.front camera megapixels

16MP

16MP

Best

ZTE Blade V10 (32GB / 3GB RAM)

32MP

4.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

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/1.9

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.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Huawei P20 Lite
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Huawei P20 Lite
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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. longer battery life

17h

16h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Vernee V2 Pro

96h

3.wireless charging
Huawei P20 Lite
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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

4.has a removable battery
Huawei P20 Lite
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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

For example

Punkt. MP02

5.Has an ultra power save mode
Huawei P20 Lite
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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

6.Supports fast charging
Huawei P20 Lite
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Huawei P20 Lite
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
2.Has offline voice recognition
Huawei P20 Lite
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
4.Is free and open source
Huawei P20 Lite
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
6.Has sharing intents
Huawei P20 Lite
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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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