Ahead of the official unveiling of the flagship P40 series of smartphones, Huawei has silently launched the P40 Lite model.
The new handset sports a punch-hole design, a 48MP main camera, 40W fast-charging support, and mid-level internals.
The phone runs on Android 10-based OS with Huawei Mobile Services (HMS) support, but misses out on Google Play Store and other Google services.
Design and display
A look at the Huawei P40 Lite
The Huawei P40 Lite sports a punch-hole design with a sizeable bezel at the bottom. On the rear, the dual-tone gradient finished panel houses a quad camera setup with an LED flash.
The handset sports a 6.4-inch LCD screen with a full-HD+ (1080x2310 pixels) resolution.
Apart from that, it also has a side-mounted fingerprint sensor for secure unlocking.
For the shutterbugs and selfie lovers
In terms of optics, the Huawei P40 Lite houses a quad-lens rear camera setup comprising a 48MP (f/1.8) primary sensor, an 8MP (f/2.4) ultra-wide angle sensor, and a couple of 2MP (f/2.4) sensors for depth sensing and macro photography.
For selfies, video calling, and face unlock, the handset sports a 24MP front-facing snapper.
Under the hood
The Huawei P40 Lite is powered by a Kirin 810 octa-core processor, coupled with up to 8GB of RAM and 128GB of expandable storage.
It runs Android 10-based EMUI 10 and packs a solid 4,200mAh battery with 40W SuperCharge fast-charging support.
Moreover, it offers all the latest connectivity options including support for dual-SIMs (Nano), dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, Type-C port, and a headphone jack.
And, what about pricing?
Huawei has not revealed the pricing of the P40 Lite as of now. But, according to a CNETreport, the 6GB/128GB variant of the phone costs EUR 299 (approximately Rs. 23,400). Meanwhile, there is no word on the pricing of the 8GB RAM variant yet.