Compact and reliable Huawei P9 Lite lowered the price to $200
Huawei P9 Lite is a Lite version of the P9. In the previous version the screen is made smaller. Accordingly, the size and weight also decreased in comparison with the older model. But it’s not just the size. The changes affected the CPU, camera, memory and some other parts of the smartphone. But still this is a very interesting model with decent characteristics to which you should pay attention when choosing the handset with a price tag of up to $ 200. After all, last year the starting price was $280.
Appearance and dimensions
The housing is made of plastic, with the exception of the rim – it’s metal. There are three colors: black, silver and gold. Looks stylish and simple, but its not that different from other budget devices. Can stand out only accessories, you can choose cover for Huawei P9 Lite is not a big problem. Online stores available transparent bumper silicone cover metal and hard plastic, and also under the skin.
Logos Huawei printed on both sides. Touch buttons no, they are placed on the screen. The size of the device is rounded: 147 x 73 x 8 mm. Slim and compact smartphone. Convenient to use the fingers of one hand. Also a small weight — 147 grams.
IPS display has a FullHD resolution and a diagonal of 5.2 inches. This is more than enough for such a small screen. The pixel density of 424 ppi is achieved due to the small diagonal and the high resolution. It is logical that the picture quality is very good, colour rendition and brightness levels. Screen angles does not fade, the clarity is very high. To find fault with the display just will not work, this is one of the strongest sides.
Performance and memory
Despite the fact that this is the Lite version of a line of P9, any problems with the performance there. The model is equipped with eight cores Kirin 650 with a fairly high clock speed four cores at 1.8 GHz and the same number of 2.0 GHz. The gadget will be no problem to work with all applications. Gaming performance on smartphones the same budget segment is high.
Device memory standard sixteen gigabytes internal and two of RAM. Almost all companies in their budget lines install this kit. To expand the memory using microSD card. You can connect the card up to 128 GB. On the market there is a version and 3 GB of RAM, but it is more expensive.
Shots in good light turn out very high quality, but to compete with the flagship smartphone for obvious reasons can’t. The main has thirteen megapixels, and the front eight. The camera focuses quickly, has a flash. In the stock Camera app has a large number of settings. The video camera can record in Full HD resolution.
The smartphone has a battery of 3000 mAh. Its capacity is quite enough for one day with average use. There are power saving modes in which you can squeeze the maximum out of the battery.
In Huawei P9 Lite Android 6,0 «cover» a proprietary shell EMUI. The shell changes the interface. However, she is highly configurable by the user. A brand’s Health app. It can count steps and this is the main purpose of the application. The rest of the software is quite standard.
Wireless interfaces and communication
The phone is capable to work in networks of 2-3-4G. In this case the relationship holds exactly, because the obstacles to the antenna in the form of metal just yet. And all because housing, as mentioned above, is almost entirely plastic. You can connect two SIM cards. Of course, the installed interfaces wifi and Bluetooth, and using GPS smartphone can be used as a Navigator.
The entire line P9 from Huawei was an interesting, it concerns a younger model P9 Lite. Good screen, ample performance, battery is the main advantages of the smartphone. And now, according to Smartphone.ua device is its price tag of $ 200.