Two weeks before the launch of its Honor 20 flagship smartphone, the Chinese smartphone brand has unveiled a ‘Lite’ version of the device. Honor today launched the Honor 20 Lite ahead of its May 21 event where the company was going to announce its smartphones. The Honor 20 Lite is the watered-down version of the main flagship, the Honor 20. The key features of the device is its triple-rear camera, a water-drop style notched display and Android 9 Pie. The newly launched smartphone will be the successor of the popular Honor 10 Lite launched last year. Here are all the details of the newly-launched smartphone:
Honor 20 Lite price and availability
The Honor 20 Lite holds a price tag of RM 949 (approximately Rs 15,900) in Malaysia. While the UK price of the device is GBP 249 (approximately Rs 22,500).
Currently, the Honor 20 Lite is on sale only in Malaysia. The device is yet to be released in the UK. After that, it will be launched in the other European and South East Asian countries including India. Its price in the Indian market is expected to be similar to the Malaysian price.
It comes in three colour options – Phantom Red, Phantom Blue, and Midnight Blue.
Honor 20 Lite specifications and features
The Honor 20 Lite sports a 6.21-inch full-HD+ (1080 x 2340 pixels) display with an aspect ratio of 19.5:9 and 415 ppi pixel density. Powered by the octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 710 SoC, the smartphone comes with 4GB of RAM. The Honor 20 Lite runs Android 9.0 Pie skinned with EMUI 9.0. It supports dual-SIM (Nano) and packs a 3,400mAh battery. The smartphone has 128GB of internal storage with support of microSD card of up to 512GB. For security, there is a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner at the back and face unlock support.
On the camera front, the Honor 20 Lite features a triple-rear camera setup which comprises of a 24MP primary camera with an f/1.8 aperture paired with an 8MP ultra-wide sensor that has an f/2.4 aperture. There is also a 2MP depth sensor that has an f/2.4 lens. While at the front, Honor 20 Lite packs a 32MP selfie camera with an f/2.0 aperture.
The Honor 20 Lite includes 128GB of onboard storage, which can be further expanded via a microSD card (up to 512GB). Other features of the smartphone includes Micro-USB 2.0, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS.