Huawei P40 Lite 5G (2020) review

Android OS v10.0
HiSilicon Kirin 820 5G
Mali-G57 MP6
6 GB / 128 GB
6.5 inches (1080 x 2400 px)
64 + 8 + 2 + 2 MP, 9216 x 6912 px, autofocus

Huawei announced the launch of the P40 Lite 5G smartphone in 2020. The manufacturer is offering the Huawei P40 Lite 5G phone with 6.5 inches display, HiSilicon Kirin 820 5G chipset, 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal storage.

The Huawei P40 Lite 5G comes with Android OS v10.0 out of the box, and a Li-Po 4000 mAh, non-removable battery. The 6.5 inches phone comes with a high resolution OLED display (1080 x 2400 px).

Huawei P40 Lite 5G specifications

NameP40 Lite 5G
Release date2020


The weight of Huawei P40 Lite 5G is about 6.67 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Huawei phone are average (6.39 x 2.95 x 0.34 inches).

Weight6.67 oz
Dimensions6.39 x 2.95 x 0.34 inches
Colorsblack, green, silver
SIM typeNano SIM


The Huawei P40 Lite 5G comes with Android OS v10.0 out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS. Android is a mobile operating system developed by Google based on a modified version of the Linux kernel and other open-source software.

OS versionAndroid OS v10.0
SoCHiSilicon Kirin 820 5G
CPUOcta-core, Single-core 2.36 GHz Cortex-A56, Triple-core 2.22 GHz Cortex-A56, Quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A55
GPUMali-G57 MP6


The size of P40 Lite 5G screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 6.5 inches phone comes with OLED display. The OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) is a display technology based on the use of organic polymers as the semiconductor material in Light-Emitting Diodes (LEDs). The 6.5 inches OLED display of Huawei P40 Lite 5G with 1080 x 2400 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeOLED
Screen size6.5 inches
Resolution1080 x 2400 px
Multitouch supportyes


The internal memory of Huawei P40 Lite 5G (6 GB) cannot be expanded.

Internal storage128 GB
Memory card slotNM Card


The camera of the P40 Lite 5G is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.

Selfie camera16 MP
Main camera64 + 8 + 2 + 2 MP, 9216 x 6912 px, autofocus


The Huawei P40 Lite 5G supports the latest 5G network technology. 5G is the fifth generation of cellular technology. It is designed to increase speed, reduce latency, and improve flexibility of wireless services. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The P40 Lite 5G comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The P40 Lite 5G phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G / 5G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetoothv5.1, A2DP
FM radioyes


The Li-Po 4000 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of P40 Lite 5G isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Po 4000 mAh, non-removable


Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The P40 Lite 5G phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This Huawei phones come with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The P40 Lite 5G phone comes with a compass sensor. A compass sensor is a device that provides accurate directions in relation to the earth's North and South magnetic poles. The Dual SIM capability of Huawei P40 Lite 5G phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone supports fast charging technology, which comes in handy when you need quick juice on your device.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, fingerprint, gravity, gyroscope, light, proximity
SpecialsDual SIM, EMUI 10, Fast charging

The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Huawei P40 Lite 5G, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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