Huawei has announced a new Mate series smartphone at IFA 2018 in Berlin. The Huawei Mate 20 Lite is the successor to last year’s Huawei Mate 10 Lite. Highlights include the latest HiSilicon Kirin 710 SoC, four cameras and 19.5:9 display with a notch. The Chinese brand also announced AI Cube (a new smart speaker cum Internet router), a compact GPS tracker, and Kirin 980 SoC. Read more to find about Huawei Mate 20 Lite Price in India, Specifications, and Features
Price and Availability
|Price||GBP 379 (approx Rs 34,800)|
The Huawei Mate 20 Lite is priced at GBP 379 (approx Rs 34,800). It will be available in the US starting September 5. As of now, there is no information about the Indian launch date or price.
|Processor||octa-core, HiSilicon Kirin 710, Mali-G51 GPU|
|Internal Storage||64GB (expandable up to 512GB)|
|Display||6.3-inch, TFT LCD, full-HD+ (1080 x 2340 pixels), 409ppi, 19.5:9 aspect ratio|
|OS||Android 8.1 Oreo|
|Primary (Rear) Camera||Dual (20MP + 2MP) with flash|
|Front Camera||Dual (24MP + 2MP)|
The Huawei Mate 20 Lite sports a 6.3-inch TFT LCD display with full-HD+ (1080 x 2340 pixels) resolution, a pixel density of 409ppi, and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by an octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 710 processor along with a Mali-G51 GPU and 4GB RAM. The 64GB internal storage can be further expanded via a microSD card (up to 512GB).
In terms of optics, the Huawei Mate 20 Lite sports dual camera setup on the front and back. The rear camera setup (with f/1.8 aperture and PDAF) combines a 20-megapixel primary sensor with a 2-megapixel secondary sensor. Whereas the front camera module (with f/2.0 aperture and fixed focus) includes a 24-megapixel primary sensor and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor.
In the power department, the new handset is backed by a 3,750mAh battery with 9V/2A (18W) charging capabilities.
- Four cameras
- HiSilicon Kirin 710 SoC
- Android 8.1 Oreo OS
- AI features
- Fingerprint sensor
- 4G LTE
- Dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac
- Bluetooth v4.2 LE
- GPS/ A-GPS
- USB Type-C
- 3.5mm headphone jack
- Ambient light sensor
- Electronic compass
- Proximity sensor
- Three color options
The Huawei Mate 20 Lite runs Android 8.1 Oreo operating system. AI features on the device include AI Shopping Assistant, AI noise cancellation, and an AI smart gallery. It will come in both single and dual-SIM variants, depending on the market. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v4.2 LE, GPS/ A-GPS, GLONASS, NFC, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
The new smartphone measures 158.3 x 75.3 x 7.6mm and weighs around 172 grams. It comes in Black, Platinum Red, and Sapphire Blue color options. A fingerprint sensor is placed on the back. Additional sensors on the device include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, electronic compass, gyroscope, and proximity sensor.
The Chinese brand also launched AI Cube (a new smart speaker cum Internet router). It features Amazon’s Alexa virtual assistant. The company also showcased the Huawei Locator (a compact GPS tracker with long operational and standby time), and it’s flagship Kirin 980 SoC. What do you think of the new Huawei Mate 20 Lite? Let us know in the comments section below.