The Huawei P30 Lite New Edition is the refresh version of the Huawei P30 Lite that was announced last year.
Where to Buy Huawei P30 Lite New Edition
Due to the Us sanction on the company which is still effective, the Chinese decided to silently introduce the refresh version of the Huawei P30 Lite with Google Apps. This is a makeshift solution and hopefully, they will be bringing in more 2019 lineup this year.
Huawei P30 Lite New Edition Key Specs & Features
- 6.15 inches IPS LCD Display, 1080 x 2312 pixels (~415 ppi density)
- Android 9.0 (Pie); EMUI 9.1
- Octa-core Hisilicon Kirin 710 SOC
- 6GB RAM
- 256GB Built-in Storage up to 512GB Memory Card
- 48 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP Triple Rear Camera
- 32 MP Front Camera
- 4G LTE Network
- Fingerprint Scanner
- Fast battery charging 18W
- Non-removable Li-Po 3340 mAh battery
Design and Display
The smartphone sport a similar design with the P30 Lite that was announced last year. It comes in the shade of the same color with the P30 Lite which includes Midnight Black, Pearl White, Peacock Blue, and Breathing Crystal.
It has body dimensions of 152.9 x 72.7 x 7.4 mm and weighs 152.9 g. On the overall, the phone features glass both on the back and front with a plastic frame.
The waterdrop notch on the front hosts the front camera and also pave the way to a large display size of 6.15 inches. The screen is equipped with IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen.
It has a resolution of 1080 x 2312 pixels and 415 PPI density. There is display protection and it reaches up to 84.2% screen-to-body ratio.
On the camera department, the Huawei P30 Lite New Edition wisely packs a triple rear camera that is made up of 48-megapixel + 8-megapixel (ultrawide) + 2-megapixel (depth) camera.
The main camera features LED flash, HDR, panorama and can also shoot [email protected] video resolution. Upfront is a selfies snapper of 32 MP wide with Panorama and the sensor can shoot 2K video resolution.
Hardware and Software
The new edition of the Huawei P30 Lite comes with the same Hisilicon Kirin 710 SOC based on 12nm process technology. The chipset has an octa-core processor clocking at a speed of 2.2 GHz and it has Mali-G51 MP4 for graphics.
Additionally is the Android 9.0 (Pie) operating system with EMUI 9.1 user interface. The major differences between this new edition and the old one are the RAM and the storage unit.
The New Edition comes with ample RAM of 6GB while the old one has 4GB. Aside from this, it also features generous inbuilt storage of 256GB while the old one has 128GB. You can still expand the memory up to 512 GB using a micro SD card.
Battery and Network
The Huawei P30 Lite New Edition has a 3,340mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging. It also comes with dual SIM that carries support for 4G LTE Network.
Other connectivity options on the device include a Wi-Fi, A-GPS, Bluetooth, FM radio and 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector. For security, you will get a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner on the phone.
Huawei P30 Lite New Edition Price and Availability
The Huawei P30 Lite New Edition is now available for purchase for $389.
In Nigeria, the phone will cost 142,000 Naira, while in Ghana, it will be around 2,000 Ghs and 40,000 Ksh in Kenya. You can order it at any online leading store in your country.
Huawei P30 Lite New Edition Specs
Here are a few specs of the Huawei Y7P:
- Platform: Android 9.0 (Pie); EMUI 9.1
- Processor: Hisilicon Kirin 710F (12 nm), Octa-core (4×2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)
- GPU: Mali-G51 MP4
- Memory: 6GB RAM
- Colours: Peacock Blue, Midnight Black, Pearl White, Breathing Crystal
- Dimension: 159.8 x 76.1 x 8.1 mm
- Weight: 176 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM, dual stand-by
- SIM Count: Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Display: 6.15 inches IPS LCD Display, 1080 x 2312 pixels (~415 ppi density)
- Screen Protection: Yes
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 48 MP (wide) + 8 MP (ultrawide) + 2 MP (depth), [email protected] (gyro-EIS)
- Rear Camera Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
- Front Camera: 8 MP
- Built-in Storage: 128GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes, microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)
- Bundled Cloud Storage: Yes
- 2G GSM: Yes, GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
- 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
- 3G WCDMA: Yes, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
- 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes, LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) – ART-L29
- 5G: No
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes
- NFC: No
- Infrared Blaster: No
- USB Port: Yes, microUSB 2.0
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: Yes
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: No
- SpO2: No
- Pedometer: No
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (Rear Mounted)
- Iris Scanner: No
- Face Unlock: Yes
- Stylus Pen: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: Yes
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: No
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: Non-Removable Li-Po 3340 mAh battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: Fast battery charging 18W