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Huawei P40 Lite (L01A) vs Apple iPhone 6S Plus (128GB)

Side by side comparison between Huawei P40 Lite vs Apple iPhone 6S Plus phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Huawei P40 Lite (L01A)
6.4"
IPS

1080x2310

48
MP

16mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4200
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
12PointsApple iPhone 6S Plus (128GB)Compare Huawei P40 Lite X
Apple iPhone 6S Plus (128GB)
5.5"
IPS

1080x1920

12
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Dual

2750
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Huawei P40 Lite (L01A)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

P40 Lite (L01A)18 Advantages Huawei P40 Lite (L01A)vsiPhone 6S Plus (128GB)12 Advantages Apple iPhone 6S Plus (128GB)
+2.27Ghz 64bit Octa-Core50%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1.84Ghz 64bit Dual-Core
+6GB LPDDR4X2 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs2GB LPDDR4
+Until 256GB nano-MemoryAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsNot supported
+183 grams (6.41 ounces)5%
Lighter
vs192 grams (6.72 ounces)
+1080x2310 pixels20%
Higher resolution screen
vs1080x1920 pixels
+6.4"16%
Larger screen
vs5.5"
+(quad camera) 48MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP4 times
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 12MP
+1/2" inches50%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
vs1/3" inches
+f/1.8 (aperture)22%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/2.2 (aperture)
+(front) 16MP2 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 5MP
+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
vs(front) HD (1280x720)
+2500000 apps (Google Play Store)19%
More apps available to download and use
vs2100000 apps (App Store)
+(4G+ LTE-A) 400 Mbps33%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps
+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+4200 mAh53%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs2750 mAh
+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
+5.0 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
vs4.2 + A2DP
+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
vsUSB 2.0 proprietary connector
UFS 2.1vs+NVMe (SSD)Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)vs+7.3 millimeters (0.29 inches)19%
Thinner
Plastic body, glass frontvs+Aluminum body, glass frontAdvantage
More resistant material
LTPS IPS LCDvs+TFT LED-Backlit IPS LCDAdvantage
TFT LED-Backlit IPS LCD display is brighter and more vivid
398 PPIvs+401 PPI1%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
LED flashvs+Dual-LED flashAdvantage
The Dual-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
EIS: Digital stabilizationvs+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
Full HD (1920x1080)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Sapphire GlassAdvantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys

25 Common items in both devices
128GB (107GB available) / 128GB (114GB available)
60Hz
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
HDR photo on both cameras / HDR photo/video on both cameras
4G+ LTE-A
+18 specs and more in the table below

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

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Physical featuresHuawei P40 Lite (L01A)Apple iPhone 6S Plus (128GB)
ModelP40 Lite (L01A)iPhone 6S Plus (128GB)
Other model namesHuawei P40 lite (JNY-L01A) NFC Single-SIMiPhone 6s Plus A1634, iPhone 6s Plus A1687 CDMA, iPhone 6s+
Country or region available(United Kingdom)South AfricaTurkey
(United Kingdom), South Africa, Turkey
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandHuaweiApple
Release dateMarch, 2020September, 2015
Depth8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)7.3 millimeters (0.29 inches)
Size (width x height)76.3 x 159.2 millimeters (3 x 6.27 in)77.9 x 158.2 millimeters (3.07 x 6.23 in)
Weight183 grams (6.41 ounces)192 grams (6.72 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontAluminum body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Huawei P40 Lite (L01A)Apple iPhone 6S Plus (128GB)
Operating systemAndroid 10iOS 9.0
Firmware updatefeature not registerediOS 15
HardwareHuawei P40 Lite (L01A)Apple iPhone 6S Plus (128GB)
Chipset64bit - HiSilicon Kirin 810 (7nm)64bit - Apple A9 APL0898
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.27Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
1.88Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A55
1.84Ghz Dual-Core Twister
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G52 MP6 820MhzPowerVR GT7600 MP6
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X2GB LPDDR4
Internal storage128GB (107GB available)
UFS 2.1
128GB (114GB available)
NVMe (SSD)
External storageUntil 256GB nano-Memory
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Not supported
DisplayHuawei P40 Lite (L01A)Apple iPhone 6S Plus (128GB)
Display typeLTPS IPS LCDTFT LED-Backlit IPS LCD
Screen size6.4" inches5.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~83.5% (screen-to-body ratio)~67.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2310 pixels (19:9)1080x1920 pixels (16:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)398 PPI401 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedSapphire Glass
Display features60Hz60Hz
Mobile networksHuawei P40 Lite (L01A)Apple iPhone 6S Plus (128GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload400/75 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900, CDMA 800/1700/1900/2100
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
CDMA2000
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat13 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 18, 19, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
LTE Cat6

A1634 model:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)

A1687 model:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingHuawei P40 Lite (L01A)Apple iPhone 6S Plus (128GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraHuawei P40 Lite (L01A)Apple iPhone 6S Plus (128GB)
Back camera (main camera)(quad camera)
48 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.4
2MP macrof/2.4
2MP depthf/2.4
12 megapixels
Main camera resolution8000x6000 pixels4608x2592 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashDual-LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens29mm lens
Sensor size1/2" inches1/3" inches
Pixel size0.8µm pixel1.22µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo/video on both cameras
2ª cameraHuawei P40 Lite (L01A)Apple iPhone 6S Plus (128GB)
Front camera (secondary)16 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution4608x3456 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)HD (1280x720)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered31mm lens
Sensor size1/3.06" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaHuawei P40 Lite (L01A)Apple iPhone 6S Plus (128GB)
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMPEG4, H.264, H.265, MOV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, AAC, eAAC, M4A
ConnectivityHuawei P40 Lite (L01A)Apple iPhone 6S Plus (128GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 proprietary connector
TV outputUSB Type-C (reversible)Proprietary TV-out
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE4.2 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsHuawei P40 Lite (L01A)Apple iPhone 6S Plus (128GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, Emerald Green, Light pink/blue
- EMUI 10
- Screen protective film included
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Silver, Gold, Space Gray, Rose Gold
- Oleophobic coating
- Touch ID v2
- Simultaneous HD video and image recording
- 3D Touch display
- FaceTime
- Siri natural language
- AirDrop file sharing
- iCloud cloud service
- NFC Apple Pay only (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX)
- WiFi hotspot
Power supplyHuawei P40 Lite (L01A)Apple iPhone 6S Plus (128GB)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity4200 mAh2750 mAh
Charger, watts40W Fast battery charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered1440 minutes | 24 hours | 1 day
Standbyfeature not registered23040 minutes | 384 hours | 16 days
Radiation rateHuawei P40 Lite (L01A)Apple iPhone 6S Plus (128GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered1.12W/kg (head) | 1.14W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.93W/kg (head) | 0.98W/kg (body)
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