We take a closer look at the Honor 50, which was released in June 2021, and the Honor 50 Lite, which was released later on this year in November 2021. Both handsets have a lot to offer, so let’s see exactly what differentiates the two.

Honor 50 vs. Honor 50 Lite Design & Display

The Honor 50’s stunning 6.57-inch OLED display offers users plenty of brightness and bold onscreen colours – perfect for streaming your favourite Netflix shows. Meanwhile, the Honor 50 Lite goes one step further and features a slightly larger 6.67-inch IPS LCD display. This wider screen provides you with an immersive viewing experience, making mobile gaming and watching films even more enjoyable.

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Keen smartphone gamers can appreciate the Honor 50’s 120Hz refresh rate, as well as the touch response rate of 300Hz. These specs allow you to make full use of an ultra-responsive smartphone, giving them absolute control during gameplay, and super smooth graphics transitions.

On top of that, the beautiful curved display of both the Honor 50 and Honor 50 Lite contributes to an aesthetically pleasing design overall. Despite their larger-than-average screen sizes, both devices sits perfectly in the palm of your hand, allowing you to text, scroll, and call in ergonomic comfort.

Honor 50 vs. Honor 50 Lite Camera

When you turn the Honor 50 over, you’ll find a quad-lens rear camera, including a 108MP wide lens, 8MP ultra-wide lens, and a pair of 2MP lenses too. This quality camera setup allows the handset to deal with a range of different lighting conditions, and combined with the built-in sensor, ensures the lenses capture more light than dark for exceptional results.

Plus Honor 50’s 2MP camera lens includes a dedicated bokeh and macro feature too. This enables you to add some creative flair to your content, as well as giving you the ability to capture crystal clear close ups in high definition, from just a few centimetres away.

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The Honor 50 Lite is also equipped with four rear camera lenses; there’s a 64MP lens, 8MP lens, and the same duo of 2MP macro and depth lenses. Take full advantage of the Honor 50 Lite’s excellent 64MP main camera, which gives you license to capture a range of photographic styles, from landscape shots to simple portraits. Not to mention the 8MP ultra-wide lens, which has a 120-degree field of view, making it easier than ever to capture those big family photos.

Another highlight is the exceptional video capabilities of both the Honor 50 and 50 Lite. Whilst the Honor 50 has a 32MP selfie camera lens and the 50 Lite a 16MP selfie camera, both can record 1080p at 30fps, which enables aspiring vloggers to capture authentic, high-quality content – even during live streaming.

Honor 50 vs. Honor 50 Lite Power

Both the Honor 50 Lite and Honor 50 boast the powerful Qualcomm SM7325 Snapdragon chipset for an ultra-fast performance. As well as the impressive graphics and smooth interface, this dynamic processor makes multi-tasking on even the most demanding apps effortless, without any lagging to slow you down.

What’s more, Magic UI 4.2, which is based on Android 11, comes predownloaded on both the Honor 50 and 50 Lite, so you can explore a whole host of brand-new Google Play features, like the exciting improvements to Voice Access, which is now available to use offline. Another highlight is the built-in screen recorder, this allows you to record exactly what’s on your device’s screen – so you can share content at your convenience.

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It should be noted that out of the two handsets, only the Honor 50 is 5G-ready. This means users can expect an increase in bandwidth, faster download speeds, and a 90% reduction in power consumption. This also makes it easier for you to send large files which can be completed within seconds, as well as stream videos on the go, free of any unwanted buffering.

Honor 50 vs. Honor 50 Lite Battery

Although they have their differences, these two handsets both share an impressive battery life, as well as fast-charging capabilities. The Honor 50 can reach up to 70% in 20 minutes, and 100% in approximately 45 minutes, so you can spend more time listening to your curated playlist on Spotify than waiting around to charge. The Honor 50 Lite can reach a battery charge of up to 40% in just 10 minutes, meaning you can quickly plug-in, power up, and be on the go again in no time.

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