Huawei P20 Lite (2019) with Punch-Hole Display and Quad Rear Cameras Goes Official

On: June 12, 2019

In Europe, Huawei has introduced a new smartphone called Huawei P20 Lite (2019). It comes with features such as punch-hole display and quad rear cameras. The smartphone has landed in some European markets like Switzerland with an affordable price tag of €269 (~Rs 21,000).

Huawei P20 Lite (2019) Specifications and Features


The Huawei P20 Lite (2019) comes with a punch-hole IPS LCD display measuring 6.4-inches. It features full HD+ resolution of 1,080 x 2,340 pixels and an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. The 12nm Kirin 710 chipset fuels the smartphone along with 4GB of RAM.

The native storage available on the P20 Lite (2019) handset is 128GB. Its storage can be further expanded by adding a microSD card. EMUI 9.1 based on Android 9 Pie OS comes preloaded on the device.

The rear shell of the Huawei P20 Lite (2019) features a quad camera module along with an LED flash. The camera setup includes a 16-megapixel main sensor, an 8-megapixel wide-angle lens and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. There is a separately placed 2-megapixel ToF sensor as well. For capturing selfies, the P20 Lite (2019) offers its users a 16-megapixel front camera.


The Huawei P20 Lite (2019) is backed by a 4,000mAh battery and it carries support for 18W fast charging through USB Type-C. A fingerprint sensor is positioned on the rear of the smartphone. It includes usual connectivity features such as dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, NFC and a 3.5mm audio jack. Midnight Black, Crush Blue and Charming Red are the three colour variants of the smartphone.

On June 21st, Huawei will be launching the Nova 5 series of smartphones in China. It is speculated that the P20 Lite (2019) will be arriving in China as Huawei Nova 5i along with some modified specs. Last year, Huawei had launched the Nova 3 and Nova 3i smartphones in India. Hence, there is a possibility that the Nova 5 lineup could also be heading to India.

Anvinraj Valiyathara

Anvin is a self-proclaimed geek who has been writing about smartphones for nearly 10 years. After using phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note, Sony Xperia Mini, Lumia 730, Lumia 950, Honor 7, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Honor 8 Pro to name a few, he is now a happy user of the POCO F1. In his free time, he participates in church activities and likes to travel.