Honor a Chinese Company entered into the mobile market in 2013. From the past 5 years, it has seen impressive growth in China and around the world, thus becoming No.1 E-brand smartphone in China.
Coming to Honor 10 Lite, it has a large FHD+ display screen of 6.21 inches (15.77 cm) with the resolution of 2340 X 1080 pixels. The screen is enriched by dewdrop notch display.
It comes with HI Silicon Kirin 720 processor clocked with 2.2GHz Octa-core. It sports dual camera on the rear side and 24MP camera on the front of the device and there is a 3400mAh battery packed within the phone.
Display: The display has a unique dewdrop notch with an impressive screen to body ratio of 91%. The screen size is 6.21 inches (15.77 cm) that have FHD + quality.
It has a resolution of 2340 X 1080 pixels and the pixel density of 415 PPI which makes the screen sharper thereby making images and videos look clearer on the screen.
Design: This handset easily fits in the palm with the dimensions of 154.8mm X 73.6mm X 7.95mm and it weighs 162 grams.
It is light in weight and has a stylish look with a gloss finish, that comes in 3 color options like – Midnight Black, Sky Blue, and Sapphire Blue
Software and Processor: Honor 10 Lite is powered by new Kirin 710 chipset paired with 2.2GHz octa-core processor that provides seamless performance.
Alongside the processor is mated with Mali-G51 MP4 GPU which along with GPU Turbo 2.0 gives admirable gaming experience, while the operating system is Android 9.0 (Pie).
Battery: Under the hood, there is a non-removable Li-Po battery with a capacity of 3400mAh that supports fast-charging up to 10W.
Camera: 13MP and 2MP dual camera are placed on the rear-end with the Physical Aperture of F/1.8 and F/2.4 respectively. also, there is a 24MP front camera that has a Physical Aperture of F/2.0.
To give its best with elegant pictures, the camera binds a few features like LED flash, HDR, Light Fusion, Portrait Mode, Panorama, etc.
Variants: this phone is available in three different variants that have the combination of 3GB RAM and 32GB onboard storage, 4GB RAM and 64GB onboard storage, 6GB and 64GB onboard storage.
Price in India: it is priced at Rs. 9,999 for 3GB for the base variant and goes up to Rs. 14,999 for the high-end variant (6GB).
What’s in the box?
Handset, Adaptor, TPU Cover, Data Cable SIM Ejection Pin, Warranty Card, and User manual.
|Price in India||Rs. 9,999, Rs. 12,999 and 14,999/-|
|Display||6.21 inches (15.77 cm)|
|Camera||13MP + 2MP|
|Launch date in India||January 2019|
|Launch date||January 2019|
|Operating system||Android v9.0 (Pie)|
|SIM slots||Dual SIM, GSM + GSM, Dual VoLTE|
|SIM size||SIM1: Nano SIM2: Nano|
|Network||4G: Available 3G: Available, 2G: Available|
|Audio Jack||3.5 mm|
|Core details||2.2GHz quad-core with Cortex A73 + 1.7GHz quad-core with Cortex A53|
|Chipset||HiSilicon Kirin 710|
|Colors||Midnight Blue, Sapphire Blue, Sky Blue|
|Display type||IPS LCD|
|Bezel-less display||Yes, with dewdrop notch|
|Screen to body ratio claimed by the brand||91%|
|Screen to body ratio calculated||82.91%|
|Screen size||6.21 inches (15.77 cm)|
|Screen resolution||1080 X 2340 pixels|
|Touch screen||Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, with Multi-touch technology.|
|Expandable storage||Yes, up to 512GB|
|User available storage||Up to 53.9GB|
|USB OTG support||Yes|
|Rear camera||13MP + 2MP|
|Physical aperture||F/1.8, F/2.4, F/2.0|
|Flash||Yes, LED flash|
|Camera features||AR Mode, Soft lighting, AI Selfie Camera, Butterfly Lighting, Night-space.|
|Wi-Fi||Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/b/g/n/ac (2.4G, 5G)|
|Wi-Fi features||Mobile Hotspot, Wi-Fi direct|
|USB connectivity||The mass storage device, USB charging, micro USB 2.0|
|Network support||4G, 3G, 2G|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS|
Honor 10 Lite is yet another feather to the cap of the company. This handset gives the most favorable features within its price bracket.
The quite bigger screen size of 6.21 inches screen with FHD + IPS LCD paves the way for amazing viewing experience. Alongside, the dewdrop notch, moved towards the display makes it look even bigger.
Thus, viewing contents on the phone becomes more immersive with a clearer resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels. The 91% screen to body ratio along with 19.5:9 aspect ratio is the added feature of the phone. Furthermore, this touch-sensitive screen has an ambient display option.
This stylish phone has a glassy finishing that feels smooth yet grippy. It feels comfortable in palm having the dimensions of 154.8mm X 73.6mm X 8mm and it weighs 162 grams. The company also gives attractive color options like Midnight Black, Sapphire Blue, and Sky Blue.
When it comes to battery, the phone packs a Li-Po battery with a capacity of 3400mAh. The battery is non-removable with support for fast charging up to 10W.
Also, the phone runs on Android 9.0 (Pie) with custom skin EMUI v9 on top, that provides enhanced experience by presenting translucent visual. The added gesture navigations avail you to use the phone more conveniently.
Furthermore, the phone is powered by Huawei’s own Kirin 710 chipset, which when paired with 2.2GHz Octa-core processor provides the seamless performance.
It comes with 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage with an option to increase the storage up to 512GB using microSD card.
Alongside, the GPU turbo 2.0 improves the graphics processing and gaming performance, thereby letting you enjoy the heavy games with enhanced stability.
Above all, here comes the most interesting aspect; the camera. Everyone wishes for an adorable camera performance to captures their memories. Hence, Honor to its user’ ease have provided some beautiful options in its camera.
This phone flaunts a dual camera on the rear side with 13MP and 2MP sensors with F/1.8 and F/2.4 Physical Apertures respectively. For selfies, it has a 24MP camera with F/2.0 in the front. The camera feature is rich with various modes like portraits, beauty and night mode.
The 24MP selfie camera comes with 4 in 1 Light Fusion technology and Exposure Compensation technology to offer a superior selfie experience both in light and dark modes. Also, it recognizes 8 selfie scenarios to optimize the background.
The new AR mode can be used to change the background while clicking photos, capturing pictures and videos. On the other hand, the dual camera recognizes different objects and scenarios and optical adjustments can be made accordingly giving the best output every time.
The super night scene mode captures stunning night-shots. Videos can be shot at the rate of 1080 @ 30fps. Furthermore, the rear camera features Digital zoom, auto flash, face detection, touch to focus and many such features.
Last but not the least, talking about data security and screen unlock features, this handset has fingerprint sensor and face unlock feature by which device can be unlocked instantly and thus getting rid of the boring password and pattern unlocking system, it also helps to keep the intruders away from peeping into your device.
The other added sensors are Light sensor, Proximity, Accelerometer, Compass, and Gyroscope which determines orientation motion and rotation of the phone.
Finally, the device also supports Wi-Fi, Mobile Hotspot, Bluetooth 4.2 and VoLTE. It supports 4G, 3G, and 2G networks. The Hybrid Card slot gives space either for two nano-SIM cards or it can be used for one SIM-one for microSD card. And there is also an added feature for calls called AI-enhanced calls, which enhances the quality of the call irrespective of the sounds in the surrounding.
COMPARISON HONOR 10 LITE vs SAMSUNG GALAXY M20
A smartphone that is a near competitor to Honor 10 Lite in terms of features and specifications is Samsung Galaxy M20. Let us compare the features of both the phones in the table given below
|Huawei Honor 10 Lite|
|Samsung Galaxy M20|
|It displays 6.20 inches screen with 1080 X 2340 pixels, IPS LCD (16M), multi touch screen gives immersive experience.|
|It has a 6.3 inches display screen with a resolution of 1080 X 2340 pixels, TFT screen (16M) with multi-touch.|
|Powered by 2.2GHz HiSilicon Kirin 710 octa-core processor paired with Mali G51 MP4 GPU.|
|It comes with 1.8GHz Samsung Exynos 7904 octa-core processor mated with Mali – G71 MP2 GPU.|
|It sports 13MP + 2MP dual rear camera with autofocus and 24MP front camera.|
|It features 13MP + 5MP dual rear camera with autofocus and 8MP front camera.|
|Non-removable LiPo battery with a capacity of 3400mAh.|
|Non-removable Li-Po battery with a capacity of 5000mAh.|
|It runs on Android v9.0 (Pie).|
|It runs on Android v8.1 (Oreo).|
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