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Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite 6GB/128GB vs Huawei P30 Lite (LX3A)

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite 6GB/128GB vs Huawei P30 Lite (LX3A) phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare Huawei P30 Lite X06Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite 6GB/128GB
Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite 6GB/128GB
6.26"
IPS

1080x2280

12
MP

24mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3350
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite X12Huawei P30 Lite (LX3A)
Huawei P30 Lite (LX3A)
6.15"
IPS

1080x2312

24
MP

32mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3340
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Huawei P30 Lite (LX3A)

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 phone! Comment!


06 Advantages Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite 6GB/128GB
Mi 8 Lite 6GB/128GBvsP30 Lite (LX3A)
 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
 2%2%
+Larger screen
6.26"vs6.15"
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 1%1%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3350 mAhvs3340 mAh
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.2 version A2DP

12 Advantages Huawei P30 Lite (LX3A)
P30 Lite (LX3A)vsMi 8 Lite 6GB/128GB
 7%7%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 6%6%
+Lighter
159 grams (5.57 ounces)vs169 grams (5.92 ounces)
 1%1%
+Thinner
7.4 millimeters (0.29 inches)vs7.5 millimeters (0.3 inches)
 1%1%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2312 pixelsvs1080x2280 pixels
 3%3%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
415 PPIvs403 PPI
 99%99%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 24MP + 8MP + 2MPvs(dual camera) 12MP + 5MP
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 6%6%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.8 (aperture)vsf/1.9 (aperture)
 34%34%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 32MPvs(front) 24MP
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face recognition (unlock)vsNot supported

29 Common items in both devices
128GB (110GB user available) / 128GB (108GB user available)
TFT LCD IPS / LTPS IPS LCD
16 million
LED flash
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
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
2 slots Dual-SIM
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go / USB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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

Model and physical featuresXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 6GB/128GBHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)
BrandXiaomiHuawei
ModelMi 8 Lite 6GB/128GBP30 Lite (LX3A)
Also known as小米8 Lite 6GB RAM, Xiaomi Mi8 Lite, Xiaomi PlatinaHuawei P30 Lite MAR-LX3A, Marie-LX3A (Dual-sim, 24MP)
Country or region where it's soldEuropeTaiwanVarious (International)Latin AmericaBrazilCanada
Release dateSeptember, 2018April, 2019
Depth7.5 millimeters (0.3 inches)7.4 millimeters (0.29 inches)
Size (width x height)75.8 x 156.4 millimeters (2.98 x 6.16 in)72.7 x 152.9 millimeters (2.86 x 6.02 in)
Weight169 grams (5.92 ounces)159 grams (5.57 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassPlastic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite 6GB/128GBHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)
Operating systemAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 Piefeature not registered
HardwareXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 6GB/128GBHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SDM660 (14nm)64bit - HiSilicon Kirin 710 (12nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.2Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.7Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 512 650MhzARM Mali-G51 MP4 1Ghz
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X4GB LPDDR4
Internal storage128GB (110GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
128GB (108GB user available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 6GB/128GBHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)
Display typeTFT LCD IPSLTPS IPS LCD
Screen size6.26" inches6.15" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~82.5% (screen-to-body ratio)~84.2% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1080x2280 pixels1080x2312 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)403 PPI415 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networks and dataXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 6GB/128GBHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD 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 networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat6 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,20,28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,40)
VoLTE
LTE Cat6 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedUMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat6 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 6GB/128GBHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)
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 cameraXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 6GB/128GBHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)
Main camera(dual camera)
12 megapixels
5MP depth sensor (f/2.0 1.12µm)
(triple camera)
24 megapixels
8MP ultrawide (13mm)
2MP depth sensor (f/2.4)
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels5632x4224 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.55" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.4µm pixelfeature not registered
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 cameraXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 6GB/128GBHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)
Front camera24 megapixels32 megapixels
Front camera resolution5632x4224 pixels6528x4896 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size1.8µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 6GB/128GBHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 6GB/128GBHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE4.2 version A2DP
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 supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 6GB/128GBHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)
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
Gyroscope
Face recognition (unlock)
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Twilight gold, Dream blue, Deep space gray
- MIUI
- 19:9 screen
- Quick Charge 3.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- 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
Power supply and autonomyXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 6GB/128GBHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)
Battery technologyLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3350 mAh3340 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)5V/2A=10W9V/2A=18W
Talk timefeature not registered1260 minutes | 21 hours | 0.9 day
Standbyfeature not registered17580 minutes | 293 hours | 12.2 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite 6GB/128GBHuawei P30 Lite (LX3A)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered