Mate 20 Pro vs Mate 20 lite

Which phone is best for you?

The Huawei Mate 20 Pro came out shortly after the Mate 20 lite. Both phones boast powerful batteries that charge rapidly, and Kirin chips that process tasks with AI. Overall, the Mate 20 Pro offers a drastically improved user experience with plenty of power and efficiency gains over the Mate 20 lite, plus a new Leica Triple Camera and a 6.39-inch OLED screen.

Multitask and switch between apps with ease – thanks to the Mate 20 lite’s Kirin chip that performs tasks impressively fast. Immerse yourself in an enhanced photography experience and satisfying, AI-optimised gaming performance. Battery low? Get back on the move quickly by powering up your phone with Quick Charge. Make a great leap in security and unlock your Mate 20 lite with a single tap on the fingerprint sensor – or simply use the advanced 3D Face Unlock.

The Mate 20 Pro sports an industry-leading Kirin 980 Mobile chip with smart AI power management so you’ll enjoy a seamless mobile experience. Get closer to your subject with the new Leica triple camera, capture details with the 40-megapixel main lens, and take extreme close-ups from 2.5 cm with the Leica ultra-wide-angle lens. The Mate 20 Pro comes with a powerful 4200 mAh battery, now smarter than ever – the ground-breaking Wireless Reverse Charging lets you juice up a friend’s phone.

Check out our feature guide to decide which phone is for you.

  • Huawei

    Mate 20 Pro

    • Get two days’ worth of juice with a single charge, and reach 70% battery within 30 minutes with SuperCharge
    • Experience a heightened performance whilst using less power with the Kirin 980 Mobile AI chip
    • Keep your data safe with advanced AI driven 3D Facial Recognition and a fingerprint sensor
    • Capture group photos and high-rise buildings with the ultra-wide-angle Leica triple camera
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  • Huawei

    Mate 20 lite

    • Go further for longer with the long-lasting 3750 mAh battery, and get back on the move faster with Quick Charge
    • Go faster with the new generation Kirin 710 chip with AI capabilities
    • Unlock your phone with just a glance – using the AI face modelling feature
    • Take superb selfies with the 24-megapixel front camera, and add creative flair to your photos with built-in Bokeh effects
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  Huawei mate 20 pro
Huawei mate 20 lite
Storage Capacity 128 GB 64 GB
Battery 4200 mAh 3750 mAh
Display 6.39 inches 6.3 inches
Size and Weight Height: 157.8 mm
Width: 72.3 mm
Depth: 8.6 mm
Weight: 189 grams
Height: 158.3 mm
Width: 75.3 mm
Depth: 7.6 mm
Weight: 172 grams
Chip HiSilicon Kirin 980 (7 nm) HiSilicon Kirin 710 (12 nm)
Main Camera 40 MP + 20 MP + 8 MP 20 MP + 2-MP
Front Camera 24 MP 24 MP + 2 MP