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Motorola P30 Play vs Huawei P20 Lite LX2

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Motorola P30 Play vs Huawei P20 Lite phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Motorola P30 Play
5.9"
IPS

720x1520

13
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Huawei P20 Lite LX2
5.8"
IPS

1080x2280

16
MP

16mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Motorola P30 Play

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!


12 Advantages Motorola P30 Play
P30 PlayvsP20 Lite LX2
 8%8%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.36Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 2%2%
+Larger screen
5.9"vs5.8"
Advantage
+The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
LED flash on both camerasvsLED flash
 10%10%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/2.0 (aperture)vsf/2.2 (aperture)
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 8.1 Oreo is newer and safer
Android 8.1 OreovsAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+With more SIM card slots you can have more operators and choose which one to use
2 slots Dual-SIM
(dedicated slot)
vs2 slots Dual-SIM
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
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
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 3vsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)vsNot supported

07 Advantages Huawei P20 Lite LX2
P20 Lite LX2vsP30 Play
 12%12%
+Lighter
145 grams (5.08 ounces)vs162 grams (5.67 ounces)
 8%8%
+Thinner
7.4 millimeters (0.29 inches)vs8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
 125%100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2280 pixelsvs720x1520 pixels
 53%53%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
435 PPIvs285 PPI
 21%21%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 16MP + 2MPvs(dual camera) 13MP + 2MP
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 99%99%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 16MPvs(front) 8MP

31 Common items in both devices
4GB LPDDR3
64GB (51GB user available)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
LTPS IPS LCD
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
300 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Fingerprint (rear-mounted) / Fingerprint
3000 mAh
Li-Ion (Non removable) / LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
FM / FM with RDS
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) / 802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go / USB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresMotorola P30 PlayHuawei P20 Lite LX2
ModelP30 PlayP20 Lite LX2
Also known asLenovo P30 Play XT1941-2, Motorola OneHuawei P20 lite ANE-LX2 64GB, ANE-L22, Huawei Anne
Country or region availableChinaPakistan
BrandMotorolaHuawei
Release dateOctober, 2018March, 2018
Depth8 millimeters (0.31 inches)7.4 millimeters (0.29 inches)
Size (width x height)72.2 x 149.9 millimeters (2.84 x 5.9 in)71.2 x 148.6 millimeters (2.8 x 5.85 in)
Weight162 grams (5.67 ounces)145 grams (5.08 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front/back glassfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)Not supported
Operating system (OS)Motorola P30 PlayHuawei P20 Lite LX2
Operating systemAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareMotorola P30 PlayHuawei P20 Lite LX2
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953 (14nm)64bit - HiSilicon Kirin 659 (16nm)
CPU processor2Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.36Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.7Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 506 650MhzARM Mali-T830 MP2 900Mhz
RAM memory4GB LPDDR34GB LPDDR3
Internal storage64GB (51GB user available)64GB (51GB user available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayMotorola P30 PlayHuawei P20 Lite LX2
Display typeLTPS IPS LCDLTPS IPS LCD
Screen size5.9" inches5.8" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~80.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~79.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1520 pixels1080x2280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)285 PPI435 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Not supported
Mobile networks and dataMotorola P30 PlayHuawei P20 Lite LX2
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Dual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
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
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat6 (Bands 1,2,3,5,7,8)
TD-LTE (Bands 34,38,39,40,41)
LTE Cat6 700/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,7,8,28)
TD-LTE 2300/2600 (Bands 38,40)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, 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 networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingMotorola P30 PlayHuawei P20 Lite LX2
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 cameraMotorola P30 PlayHuawei P20 Lite LX2
Main camera(dual camera)
13 megapixels
2MP depth sensor (f/2.4 1.75um)
(dual camera)
16 megapixels
2MP f/2.4
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flash on both camerasLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1µm 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 supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraMotorola P30 PlayHuawei P20 Lite LX2
Front camera8 megapixels16 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashLEDNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.12µm pixel
MultimediaMotorola P30 PlayHuawei P20 Lite LX2
RadioFMFM with RDS
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesMotorola P30 PlayHuawei P20 Lite LX2
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsMotorola P30 PlayHuawei P20 Lite LX2
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
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Fingerprint
Other features- Colors: Black, White
- ZUI 4.0
- 2.5D curved glass
- Max Vision HD+ 19:9
- Moto Actions, Moto Display
- Dolby audio
- TurboPower: 6h in 20min
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Gold, Sakura Pink, Klein Blue
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Aluminum frame
- 2.5D curved glass back
- EMUI 8.0
- Fast battery charging 9V/2A
- VoLTE
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyMotorola P30 PlayHuawei P20 Lite LX2
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3000 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)18Wfeature not registered
Talk time660 minutes | 11 hours | 0.5 day1020 minutes | 17 hours | 0.7 day
Standbyfeature not registered27240 minutes | 454 hours | 18.9 days
Radiation rate (SAR)Motorola P30 PlayHuawei P20 Lite LX2
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered