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Huawei P30 Lite (LX1M) vs Huawei P30 (L04)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Huawei P30 Lite vs Huawei P30 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Huawei P30 X06Huawei P30 Lite (LX1M)
Huawei P30 Lite (LX1M)
6.15"
IPS

1080x2312

24
MP

32mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3340
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Huawei P30 (L04)
6.1"
OLED

1080x2340

40
MP

32mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3650
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Huawei P30 (L04)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


06 Advantages Huawei P30 Lite (LX1M)
P30 Lite (LX1M)vsP30 (L04)
 3 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 256GB nano-Memory
 4%4%
+Lighter
159 grams (5.57 ounces)vs165 grams (5.78 ounces)
 2%2%
+Thinner
7.4 millimeters (0.29 inches)vs7.57 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a LTPS IPS LCD screen, which are brighter and more vivid
LTPS IPS LCDvsOLED
 1%1%
+Larger screen
6.15"vs6.1"
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot

15 Advantages Huawei P30 (L04)
P30 (L04)vsP30 Lite (LX1M)
 14%14%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.6Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
6GB LPDDR4Xvs4GB LPDDR4
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum frame, front/back glassvsPlastic body, front glass
 1%1%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2340 pixelsvs1080x2312 pixels
 2%2%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
422 PPIvs415 PPI
 89%89%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 40MP + 16MP + 8MPvs(triple camera) 24MP + 8MP + 2MP
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
Advantage
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
Digital and optical zoomvsOnly digital zoom
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 4 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1400 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps
 9%9%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3650 mAhvs3340 mAh
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.2 version A2DP
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C reversible connectorvsUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP53 certifiedvsNot supported

28 Common items in both devices
128GB (108GB user available) / 128GB (109GB user available)
16 million
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
BSI sensor
HDR photo on both cameras
f/1.8 (aperture)
(front) 32MP
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (rear-mounted) / Fingerprint (under display)
Face unlock
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresHuawei P30 Lite (LX1M)Huawei P30 (L04)
ModelP30 Lite (LX1M)P30 (L04)
Also known asHuawei P30 Lite MAR-LX1M, Marie-LX1M (Dual-sim 24MP)Huawei P30 ELE-L04 6GB/128GB Single-sim, Huawei Elle
Country or region availableSouth AfricaRussiaVarious (International)CanadaUSAMexico
BrandHuaweiHuawei
Release dateApril, 2019March, 2019
Depth7.4 millimeters (0.29 inches)7.57 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)72.7 x 152.9 millimeters (2.86 x 6.02 in)71.36 x 149.1 millimeters (2.81 x 5.87 in)
Weight159 grams (5.57 ounces)165 grams (5.78 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedIP53 certified: protection against dust and splashing
Operating system (OS)Huawei P30 Lite (LX1M)Huawei P30 (L04)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareHuawei P30 Lite (LX1M)Huawei P30 (L04)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - HiSilicon Kirin 710 (12nm)64bit - HiSilicon Kirin 980 (7nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.7Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.6Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
1.92Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
1.8Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A55
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G51 MP4 1GhzARM Mali-G76 MP10 720Mhz
RAM memory4GB LPDDR46GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (108GB user available)128GB (109GB user available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 256GB nano-Memory
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayHuawei P30 Lite (LX1M)Huawei P30 (L04)
Display typeLTPS IPS LCDOLED
Screen size6.15" inches6.1" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~84.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~85.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2312 pixels1080x2340 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)415 PPI422 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networks and dataHuawei P30 Lite (LX1M)Huawei P30 (L04)
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat6 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
LTE Cat21 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40)
VoLTE
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100Not supported
Secondary 4G networkLTE Cat6 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
Not supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTENot supported
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps1400/200 Mbps
Messaging and callingHuawei P30 Lite (LX1M)Huawei P30 (L04)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraHuawei P30 Lite (LX1M)Huawei P30 (L04)
Main camera(triple camera)
24 megapixels
8MP ultrawide (13mm)
2MP depth sensor (f/2.4)
(triple camera)
40 megapixels
16MP ultrawide (f/2.2 17mm PDAF/Laser AF)
8MP telephoto (f/2.4 80mm 1/4" 3x-zoom PDAF/Laser AF OIS)
Main camera resolution5632x4224 pixels7296x5472 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered27mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/1.7" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraHuawei P30 Lite (LX1M)Huawei P30 (L04)
Front camera32 megapixels32 megapixels
Front camera resolution6528x4896 pixels6528x4896 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaHuawei P30 Lite (LX1M)Huawei P30 (L04)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesHuawei P30 Lite (LX1M)Huawei P30 (L04)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorUSB 3.1 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsHuawei P30 Lite (LX1M)Huawei P30 (L04)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
Other features- Colors: Peacock Blue, Midnight Black, Pearl White
- EMUI 9.0
- 3D curved glass
- Oleophobic coating screen
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Supported games: PUBG Mobile, Mobile Legends, Arena of Valor, Rules of Survival, Vainglory e NBA2K18
- Colors: Black, White, Aurora, Amber Sunrise, Breathing Crystal
- EMUI 9.1
- 19.5:9 ratio display
- DCI-P3, HDR10 display
- Leica optics on camera
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Dolby Atmos sound
- Huawei Pay
- Vapor chamber cooling system on processor
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyHuawei P30 Lite (LX1M)Huawei P30 (L04)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3340 mAh3650 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)9V/2A=18W22.5W
Talk time1260 minutes | 21 hours | 0.9 dayfeature not registered
Standby17580 minutes | 293 hours | 12.2 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Huawei P30 Lite (LX1M)Huawei P30 (L04)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered