Huawei has announced that it will be rolling out Android 9.0 Pie update to its older Huawei P20 lite in India. The company has revealed that the update will be rolled out in the country starting from August 13.
The company revealed this information on its official Twitter handle while replying to a user. The tweet reveals that it will start rolling out EMUI 9.1, which will be based on Android 9.0 Pie update. However, the company might roll out the update in batches and users might have to wait a little longer to get the Pie update on their Huawei P20 Lite unit.
Huawei previously revealed that it will roll out EMUI 9.1 update to its range of smartphones including Huawei P20 Lite. The company said that the update will begin with P20 Lite. Other smartphones include Huawei Y9 2019, Huawei Nova 3i, Huawei Mate 20 Pro, Huawei Nova 3, Huawei P30 Lite and Huawei P20 Pro. Interestingly, the company promised that the entire roll-out will be completed by August 07, 2019, but the P20 Lite, which was supposed to get the EMUI 9.1 update in the first phase, is way past its deadline.
To recall, the Huawei P20 Lite features a 5.84-inch full HD+ display with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2280 pixels. The phone is backed by octa-Core Kirin 659 processor, which is clocked at 2.36GHz with Mali T830-MP2 GPU.
The phone features 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded up to 256GB via microSD card slot. It features a dual-camera setup at the back with a combination of 16-megapixel primary sensor and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor for bokeh effect. For the front, there is a 16-megapixel shooter. The phone runs on Android 8.0 Oreo with company’s EMUI 8.0 running on top of it.
The device comes with face unlock feature as well as a fingerprint sensor at the back and it also features a 3000mAh battery with fast charging. On the connectivity front, it supports 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS / Glonass, NFC and micro USB port. The phone measures 148 x 71.2 x 7.4mm and weighs 145 grams.