Huawei P8lite Advantages, Disadvantages, Price & Specifications

Huawei launched a new mid range smartphone P8lite which comes with latest Android OS, v5.0.2(Lollipop) and Octa-core processor. The Expected price of new Huawei P8lite will be around Rs.18,000/-(India) and $290(USA). This is not released yet to the market. If you are planning to buy Huawei P8lite you must be aware of its advantages, disadvantages, price and specifications.


Expected Price: Rs.18,000(India), $290(USA)

Advantages of Huawei P8lite:

  • Huawei P8lite comes with latest Android OS, v5.0.2(Lollipop).
  • It presents 5.0 inch display with IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen and Multiple touch feature with Emotion 3.1 UI
  • Its display screen has pixel density of 294 ppi.
  • It is mechanized with Octa-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 processor and loaded by HiSilicon Kirin 620 chipset.
  • It comes with 2 GB RAM.
  • This is a Dual SIM supportive phone.
  • Provides inbuilt memory storage of 16 GB with expandable memory via microSD, up to 128 GB (uses SIM 2 slot).
  • It has an affordable weight which is easy to carry.
  • It comes with 3 different types of colors.
  • Supports Rear camera of 13 MP & 5 MP Front facing camera and with additional features like autofocus, dual-LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR.
  • It comes with Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Photo/video editor, Document viewe
  • Connectives like bluetooth, Wifi, GPS, 3G, 4G, NFC and USB supports here.
  • Supports sensors like Accelerometer, proximity, compass.
  • Built with quality peripherals.
  • Performance is superb with no lags.

Disadvantages of Huawei P8lite:

  • This is a Non Removable Battery Device.
  • Battery Capacity need to be improved as it will drain your battery very earlier.
  • Screen protection feature is missing.


General Features

Brand: Huawei

Model Name: P8lite

SIM Type: Dual SIM (Micro-SIM/Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Operating System: Android OS, v5.0.2 (Lollipop)

Processor: Octa-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53

Chipset: HiSilicon Kirin 620

Colors: Black, White, Gold

Accessories in Box: Charger, USB cable, 3.5mm headset, Quick Start Guide


Touch Screen: IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Display Size: 5.0 inches (~294 ppi pixel density)

Resolution: 720 x 1280 pixels

Other Display Features: Multitcouch feature with Emotion 3.1 UI


Dimensions: 143 x 70.6 x 7.7 mm

Weight: 131 g (4.62 oz)

Camera Features

Rear Camera: 13 MP,

Front Camera: 5 MP

Video Recording: 1080p@30fps

Other Camera Features: autofocus, dual-LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR

Battery Capacity

Type: Non-removable Li-Ion 2200 mAh battery

Talk Time: Up to 11 h (3G)

Standby Time: Up to 380 h (3G)

Memory & Storage

Internal: 16 GB

Expandable Memory: microSD, up to 128 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)





3G: HSDPA 900 / 1900 / 2100

4G: LTE band 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)

Wifi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

USB Connectivity: microUSB v2.0

Bluetooth: v4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE

NFC: Yes


Other Features

FM: Yes

Sensors: Accelerometer, proximity, compass

Additional Features & Apps: Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Document viewer, Photo/video editor


USA: $290

India: Rs.18,000

8 Total Score

Huawei P8lite provides good features for it's range except screen protection feature which is missing here. So, if you're ok with this you can have it else choose an alternate option

User Rating: 4.62 (3 votes)
  • Αλέξανδρος Μπουζιώτης

    how can i improve battery capacity ?

    • Δημητρης

      φιλε η μπαταρια δεν γινεται να εχει περισσοτερη χωρητικότητα αλλα μποτεις να καταβασεις clean master ή να αγορασεις powerbank για να σου κραταει οταν χρειάζεται .Επιπλεον σκευτομαι να αγορασω αυτο το κινητο μηπως εχει σημαντικα αρνητικά πράγματα ωστε να μην το παρω?