Huawei P20 is the latest smartphone from the Chinese company. Together with P20 Lite and P20 Pro, the new phones come with top-end features and desirable specs and some relatively high prices. They have wide screens, highly-rated CPUs and also large memories, among other awesome features. Read on to see Huawei P20, P20 Lite and P20 Pro specs, features and price in Kenya.
In Brief, Huawei P20, P20 Lite and P20 Pro Specs Specs
- Screen Size – 5.6, 5.8, 6.1 Inches
- Camera – 2, 8, 16, 20, 24, 40 MP
- RAM – 4, 6GB
- Storage – 64, 128GB
- Network – 4G LTE
- Processor – Octa-core (4×2.4 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)
- OS – Android 8.1
- Battery – 3320, 3520, 4000mAh
- Price – KSh. 35,000, 65,000, 90,000
Huawei P20, P20 Lite and P20 Pro Screen, Display and Size
The P20 comes with a 5.8-inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen which features 16M colors. The P20 Lite and P20 Pro have 5.6 and 6.1-inch screens resp. The resolution stands at 1080 x 2240 px while the pixel density at 414 ppi. The screen is multitouch and occupies 91 percent of the front side.
As for the size, the device is 77mm thick and weighs 174 grams. Other variants come with different dimensions and weights, but the values don’t differ greatly.
The P20 and P20 Lite have dual rear cameras – 16MP and 2MP, while the P20 Pro features a triple rear camera system – 40MP, 20MP and 8MP. The front camera for all phones is 24MP (with autofocus, f/2.0, 1080p).
The rear cameras have features such as leica optics, 3x optical zoom, phase detection and laser autofocus and also dual-LED dual-tone flash. Other camera features include geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR and also panorama. In addition, the video ratings stand at 2160p@30fps, 1080p and 720p@960fps.
Storage, Processor and OS
As far as RAM and storage are concerned, the P20 and P20 Lite have 4GB RAM and 64GB or 128GB storage while the P20 Pro has 6GB RAM and 120GB storage. With a microSD (used on SIM 2 slot), the internal memories can be expanded up to 256GB.
Concerning the processor and OS, the gadget has an Octa-core (4×2.4 GHz Cortex-A73 and 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53) CPU. The GPU is Mali-G72 MP12 while the available chipsets include Hisilicon Kirin 659 (P20 Lite) and also Hisilicon Kirin 970. When it comes to OS, the phone boasts Android 8.1 (Oreo) with EMUI 8.0.
First, the P20 uses single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (nano-SIM, dual stand-by). Second, the phone supports GSM, HSPA and LTE. Other connectivity features include Wi-Fi (802.11 a/ b/ g/ n/ ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot), Bluetooth 4.2 (A2DP, EDR, LE), NFC, GPS (A-GPS, GLONASS) and also a USB 2.0 (type-C 1.0 reversible connector).
In addition, the phone has sensors such as fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity and compass. Moreover, it has messaging features such as SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email and IM, and also comes with the HTML5 browser.
Under multimedia, the Huawei phone comes with loudspeaker, FM radio and alert types such as vibration, WAV and MP3 ringtones. It also comes with document viewer, photo/video editor, audio player (MP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC) and video player (XviD, MP4, H.264, WMV).
Huawei P20, P20 Lite and P20 Pro Battery
The battery is a non-removable Li-Po one, and depending on the phone variant, the capacities include 3320, 3520 and 4000mAh. It requires a power supply of 4.5V/5A, and the best thing about it is that, it supports fast charging.
Design, Material and Color
The three phones are sleek and spot user-friendly designs. On the side of material and color, the main material is aluminum with some glass, and the popular colors include black, blue and also twilight.
Huawei P20, P20 Lite and P20 Pro Price in Kenya
The prices of the Huawei P20, P20 Lite and P20 Pro in Kenya are in the range KSh. 35,000 and KSh. 90,000 ($350 and $900). For other phones with near-similar features and prices, see Apple iPhone 8, Apple iPhone X, LG V30, Nokia 8, Samsung Galaxy S9 and also Sony Xperia XZ1.
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