Compare Huawei Mate 20 Lite vs Apple iPhone 3GS: Price, Specs, Review

Difference between the Huawei Mate 20 Lite smartphone and the Apple iPhone 3GS mobile, with the technical details, but also the respective performances. The first phone is operating with the Hisilicon Kirin 710 processor, which has 8 cores, 8 threads, an energy-efficient frequency of 1,7 GHz, a high-performance frequency of 2,2 GHz. The second is working with the Cortex-A8 processor, with 1 cores, 1 threads, its initial frequency is 0,6 GHz, its maximum frequency is 0,6 GHz.


Smartphone Huawei Mate 20 Lite Apple iPhone 3GS
Model version(s) Huawei SNE-LX1 A1325
Release date Q3 2018 Q2 2009
Dimensions 6.23 x 2.96 x 0.30 in 4.55 x 2.44 x 0.48 in
Weight 6.07 oz 4.76 oz
Body Front glass,
corps en aluminium
Aluminum body
Screen size, colours 6.3 inches, 16M colors 3.5 inches, 16M colors
Screen type LTPS IPS LCD TFT
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels 320 x 480 pixels
Screen ratio 19.5:9 3:2
Density 409 ppi 165 ppi
Operating system Android 8.1 iOS 3
Processor Hisilicon Kirin 710 Cortex-A8
Lithography 10 nm FinFET+ 65 nm
Cores 8 1
Threads 8 1
High-performance cores 4x Cortex-A73 @2.2 GHz 1x Cortex-A8 @600 MHz
Energy-efficient cores 4x Cortex-A53 @1.7 GHz
GPU Mali-G51 MP4 PowerVR SGX535
Memory 4 / 6 GB RAM 0.256 GB RAM
Storage 64 GB 8 / 32 GB
Memory card Up to 256 GB
Camera 20 MP, f/1.8, 27mm
2 MP, depth sensor
3.15 MP, AF, f/2.8
Video 1080p30 480p30
Front camera 24 MP, f/2.0, 26mm
2 MP, depth sensor
Front video 1080p30 No
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE 2.1, A2DP
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 2.0
Battery capacity 3,750 mAh 1,220 mAh
Battery type Non-removable Li-Ion Non-removable Li-Ion
Versatile use autonomy ~ 10 hours and 50 minutes ~ 8 hours
Head SAR value (US) 0.94 W/kg 0.26 W/kg
Body SAR value (US) 0.41 W/kg 0.79 W/kg
AnTuTu 138,000
Geekbench 4 single core 1,583 150
Geekbench 4 multi-core 5,483 150
Rating 4.5 / 5 3.4 / 5
Number of reviews 555 365
Price $236 $45
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We can thus compare easily the technical specifications between these two smartphones. The Huawei Mate 20 Lite smartphone has a bigger number of cores, the maximum frequency of the Huawei Mate 20 Lite is higher. The Huawei Mate 20 Lite has a more recent release date.

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Performance comparison between the Huawei Mate 20 Lite phone and the Apple iPhone 3GS. For this purpose, we are looking at the respective scores on AnTuTu and Geekbench 4.

Geekbench 4:

Processor Geekbench 4 – Multi-core & single core score – Android 64-bit & iOS 64-bit
Huawei Mate 20 Lite  1,583
Apple iPhone 3GS  150

This graph shows us the difference in power between these two phones. For each value, it is an average based on 250 data generated in the benchmark platform.

On the single-core side, there is thus a difference of 955%. In multi-core, the gap is 3555%.


Unfortunately, we can not yet display the comparison chart for the results on AnTuTu, because we lack data for at least one of these processors. Please, come back in a few days.