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Huawei P40 Lite (L21A) vs Xiaomi Redmi 9T (Global 128GB/4GB)

Side by side comparison between Huawei P40 Lite vs Xiaomi Redmi 9T phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Xiaomi Redmi 9T XHuawei P40 Lite (L21A)08Points
Huawei P40 Lite (L21A)
6.4"
IPS

1080x2310

48
MP

16mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4200
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
08PointsXiaomi Redmi 9T (Global 128GB/4GB)Compare Huawei P40 Lite X
Xiaomi Redmi 9T (Global 128GB/4GB)
6.53"
IPS

1080x2340

48
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

6000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Huawei P40 Lite (L21A)

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 (L21A)8 Advantages Huawei P40 Lite (L21A)vsRedmi 9T (Global 128GB/4GB)8 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi 9T (Global 128GB/4GB)
+2.27GHz 64bit Octa-Core14%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2GHz 64bit Octa-Core
+6GB LPDDR4X50%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs4GB LPDDR4X
+183 grams (6.41 ounces)8%
Lighter
vs198 grams (6.93 ounces)
+8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)10%
Thinner
vs9.6 millimeters (0.38 inches)
+398 PPI1%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs395 PPI
+(front) 16MP99%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 8MP
+40W122%
More power (watts) to charge the battery faster. Sometimes, the charger that comes with the device doesn't have the same power supported by the device. Check before you buy it.
vs18W
+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
vsNot supported
UFS 2.1vs+UFS 2.2Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
Until 256GB nano-Memoryvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC3 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
1080x2310 pixelsvs+1080x2340 pixels1%
Higher resolution screen
6.4"vs+6.53"2%
Larger screen
4200 mAhvs+6000 mAh43%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(hybrid slot/shares the same nano-Memory slot)
vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
More SIM card slots. You can choose more carriers.
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 3Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Not supportedvs+Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)Advantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

38 Common items in both devices
128GB (107GB available) / 128GB (106GB available)
Plastic body, glass front
LTPS IPS LCD / TFT IPS LCD
60Hz
16 million
(quad camera) 48MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP
LED flash
+31 specs and more in the table below

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📱 Model features

Huawei P40 Lite (L21A)Xiaomi Redmi 9T (Global 128GB/4GB)
ModelP40 Lite (L21A)Redmi 9T (Global 128GB/4GB)
Other model namesHuawei P40 lite (JNY-L21A, JNY-LX1) NFC Dual-SIM红米9T M2010J19SG (Global 128GB + 4GB RAM)
Country or region available(Europe)(Global, International)
(Europe), (Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandHuaweiXiaomi
Release date3/2/20201/18/2021
Depth8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)9.6 millimeters (0.38 inches)
Size (width x height)76.3 x 159.2 millimeters (3 x 6.27 in)77.3 x 162.3 millimeters (3.04 x 6.39 in)
Weight183 grams (6.41 ounces)198 grams (6.93 ounces)
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)

🤖 Operating System

Huawei P40 Lite (L21A)Xiaomi Redmi 9T (Global 128GB/4GB)
System versionAndroid 10Android 10
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
User Interfacefeature not registeredfeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Huawei P40 Lite (L21A)Xiaomi Redmi 9T (Global 128GB/4GB)
Chipset64bit - HiSilicon Kirin 810 (7nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 SM6115 (11nm)
CPUOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.27GHz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
1.88GHz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A55
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2GHz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.8GHz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G52 MP6 820MhzQualcomm Adreno 610 950Mhz
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredfeature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

Huawei P40 Lite (L21A)Xiaomi Redmi 9T (Global 128GB/4GB)
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X4GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (107GB available)
UFS 2.1
128GB (106GB available)
UFS 2.2
External storageUntil 256GB nano-Memory
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)

📲 Display

Huawei P40 Lite (L21A)Xiaomi Redmi 9T (Global 128GB/4GB)
Display typeLTPS IPS LCDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size6.4" inches6.53" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~83.5% (screen-to-body ratio)~83.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2310 pixels (19:9)1080x2340 pixels (19.5:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)398 PPI395 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 3
Display features60Hz60Hz, 400nits[typ]

📶 Mobile networks

Huawei P40 Lite (L21A)Xiaomi Redmi 9T (Global 128GB/4GB)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same nano-Memory slot)
Dual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload400/75 Mbps400/150 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
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
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 Cat13 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
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, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkUMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100Not supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE

📷 Camera

Huawei P40 Lite (L21A)Xiaomi Redmi 9T (Global 128GB/4GB)
Back camera (main camera)(quad camera)
48 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.4
2MP macrof/2.4
2MP depthf/2.4
(quad camera)
48 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.2120°1/4"1.12µm
2MP macrof/2.4
2MP depthf/2.4
Main camera resolution8000x6000 pixels8000x6000 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/2" inches1/2" inches
Pixel size0.8µm pixel0.8µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Huawei P40 Lite (L21A)Xiaomi Redmi 9T (Global 128GB/4GB)
Front camera (secondary)16 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution4608x3456 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.1 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered27mm lens
Sensor size1/3.06" inches1/4" inches
Pixel size1µm pixel1.12µm pixel

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Huawei P40 Lite (L21A)Xiaomi Redmi 9T (Global 128GB/4GB)
LoudspeakerSupportedSupported
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
RadioFMFM
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

Huawei P40 Lite (L21A)Xiaomi Redmi 9T (Global 128GB/4GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
TV outputUSB Type-C (reversible)USB Type-C (reversible)
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNANot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
NFCSupportedNot supported
Infrared portNot supportedSupported

🧭 Sensors

Huawei P40 Lite (L21A)Xiaomi Redmi 9T (Global 128GB/4GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Huawei P40 Lite (L21A)Xiaomi Redmi 9T (Global 128GB/4GB)
Battery typeLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity4200 mAh6000 mAh
Charger, watts40W Fast battery charging18W Fast battery charging
2.5W Reverse charging USB between devices
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered56 hours (2.3 days)
Standbyfeature not registered672 hours (28 days)

➕ Other features

Huawei P40 Lite (L21A)Xiaomi Redmi 9T (Global 128GB/4GB)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous- Colors: Black, Emerald Green, Light pink/blue
- EMUI 10
- Screen protective film included
- Colors: Carbon Gray, Twilight Blue, Sunrise Orange, Ocean Green
- MIUI 12
- Hi-Res audio
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- Stereo dual speakers

☢️ Radiation rate

Huawei P40 Lite (L21A)Xiaomi Redmi 9T (Global 128GB/4GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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