The Huawei P20 Pro and P20 Lite have been launched in India. The new Huawei P20-series smartphones highlighted features are its AI-powered camera, the P20 Pro triple camera setup at the back and the P20 Lite dual rear cameras.
Huawei P20 Pro specifications
The Huawei P20 Pro runs EMUI 8.1 based on Android 8.1 Oreo, with support for Google ARCore and a deeply customised Google Assistant. It comes with a 6.1-inch full-HD+ OLED FullView display with 1080×2240 pixels resolutions, a 1:1,000,000 contrast ratio and a 105 percent colour gamut. Its display comes with ‘natural tone display’ feature that comfortable for all light conditions.
The dual-SIM (Nano) Huawei P20 Pro is powered by the octa-core Huawei HiSilicon Kirin 970 SoC which has a dedicated neural processing unit (NPU) that enables artificial intelligence computations to occur locally, instead of over the cloud. Its home button supports gestures such as short tap for back, long tap for home, and swiping left or right for multi-tasking.
The P20 Pro has 6GB of RAM, and 128GB of inbuilt storage which cannot be expanded. It comes with a 360-degree Face Unlock feature, that unlocks the smartphones in as little as 0.6 seconds.
The highlighted feature its Leica developed triple rear camera setup comes with an 8-megapixel sensor with 3x optical zoom, a 40-megapixel RGB sensor, and a 20-megapixel monochrome sensor. Laser transmitter and receiver lie in between the larger lenses, for quicker autofocus, as well as a Leica colour temperature sensor. The camera has a light sensitivity up to ISO 102400 and alongside the 3X optical zoom, offers 5x lossless hybrid zoom, and 10x digital zoom.
The P20 Pro offers 4D Predictive Focus, that provides instant focus with motion prediction, and supports 6-axis stabilisation and 960fps super slow motion video recording. The smartphone front camera is 24.8-megapixel.
The P20 Pro is IP67 dust and water resistant and is powered by a 4000mAh battery with Huawei’s SuperCharge fast charging that delivers a 58 percent charge in just 30 minutes.
The Huawei P20 Pro can be converted to a desktop with a Type-C to HDMI cable with the Huawei PC Mode, which works similar to Samsung DeX platform. It supports multi-tasking and multiple windows, and is capable of handling two different tasks at the same time, apart from emulating a keyboard and touchpad on the smartphone itself. The P20 Pro will be available in Graphite Black and Midnight Blue.
P20 Lite specifications
Another launched smartphone the Huawei P20 Lite that measures 148.6×71.2×7.4mm and runs EMUI 8.0 on top of Android 8.0 Oreo. The smartphone comes with a 5.84-inch full-HD+ with 1080×2280 pixels resolutions and FullView display with 19:9 aspect ratio. The handset has a 2.5D subtle curved glass design on the back.
It is powered by the HiSilicon Kirin 659 SoC, paired with 4GB of RAM. It has 64GB of inbuilt storage, which is expandable up to 256GB via microSD cards.
The P20 Lite has a dual camera setup at the back with a 16-megapixel primary sensor with an aperture of f/2.2 and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor. The smartphone front camera is 24-megapixel with an f/2.0 aperture. It supports for AR-based stickers.
The smartphone other features include 3D facial recognition with 96 recognition points, as well as facial unlock. Sensors onboard include a proximity sensor, ambient light sensor, compass, gravity sensor, gyroscope, and fingerprint sensor on the back. It is powered by a non-removable 3,000mAh battery. The availablewill be avialable in Midnight Black and Klein Blue colour options.
Huawei P20 Pro, P20 Lite price
The Huawei P20 Pro has been priced at Rs. 64,999, while the P20 Lite has been priced at Rs. 19,999. Both smartphones will be available exclusively via Amazon India starting May 3, and launch offers will be revealed on the day of release.