Huawei has just launched P20 Series smartphones in India with top end optics any smartphone ever got. Company took stage to bring Huawei P20 Pro and P20 Lite in India after launching them globally last month. The handset features best in class camera internals with Leica optics on the top. The Pro variant features a triple camera setup on the rear panel that outscored Apple iPhone X’s camera in Benchmarks. At a special launch event held at New Delhi, makers teased the patching of artificial intelligence to the phones. The third variant, basic Huawei P20 is not launched in country yet.
Out of three, P20 is yet to reach India
Huawei P20 Pro Features, Price and Availability in India
Huawei P20 Pro sports a 6.1-inch Full HD+ OLED FullView display with 18:7:9 aspect ratio, 1080 x 2244 resolution, a notch and 81.9-percent screen to body ratio. It’s display is touted to have 1:1,000,000 contrast ratio, 408 ppi density and a 105 percent colour gamut. It is IP67 rated for water and dust resistance. It is powered by Kirin 970 octa-core processor (4 x 2.4GHz, 4 x 1.8GHz) paired with 6GB RAM and 128GB onboard storage.
The major highlight of the launch event happens to be packing of triple camera on Huawei P20 Pro. The triple camera setup has two vertically placed cameras and single camera lens is placed just below the duo, making the count to three. Out of three camera lenses at back, the top most features 8 megapixel image sensor with f/2.4 aperture and 3x optical zoom thanks to its Leica telephoto lens, second lens features a 40 mega-pixel image sensor (f/1.8 aperture, 1/1.7-inch, OIS) and third one packs 20 mega-pixel monochrome sensor with f/1.6 aperture. The triple rear camera supports AI features through ‘Leica optics’ as a laser transmitter is placed between the dual lenses for quick auto-focus. Triple camera have the best zoom capabilities in any smartphone ever, as claimed by the company. P20 Pro offers 3x optical zoom along with 5x lossless hybrid zoom, and 10x digital zoom.
Triple rear camera is accompanied by a 24 mega-pixel selfie shooter on the front as well with f/2.0 aperture. It packs a 4000mAh capacity battery supported with Huawei’s SuperCharge fast charging, which is claimed to fill 58-percent battery juice in time period of 30 minutes. Huawei P20 Pro runs Oreo 8.1 based EMUI 8.1 on the top and supports Dual SIMs through hybrid slot. Just like the P20, it also house fingerprint sensor on the rear panel. It measures 155 x 73.9 x 7.8 mm and weighted at 180 gram.
The Huawei P20 Pro price in India is set at Rs.64,999. It is available in shades of Twilight, Black, Midnight Blue and Pink Gold through Amazon India exclusively. The first sale is scheduled for 3rd May. Launch offers will be unveiled on the sale day.
Huawei P20 Lite Features, Price and Availability in India
Huawei P20 Lite sports a 5.84-inch FHD+ Full View display with 19:9 aspect ratio and 2280 x 1080 pixels screen resolution. It has imported two important designs of iPhone X, one is the notch on display and other is vertical dual rear camera placement. P20 Lite is powered by Hisilicon Kirin 659 processor coupled with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage.
In terms of optical department, it sports a vertical dual rear camera setup featuring 16 mega-pixel and 2 mega-pixel sensors. Dual camera support features like ‘Bokeh Effect’, which allows users to take foreground focused pictures while blurring the background at the same time. It has a 24 mega-pixel image sensor on the front panel with f/2.0 aperture and supports AR-based stickers, 3D facial recognition. The Huawei P20 Lite runs Android 8.0 Oreo based EMUI 8.0 on top. The smartphone also packs a 3000mAH battery with supportive fast charging technology.
The Huawei P20 Lite Best Price in India is set at Rs.19,999 only. It will be available through Amazon India starting from May 3 in Midnight Black and Klein Blue colour options.