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Honor 20 Lite review

Honor security notice

This phone may no longer be receiving updates.

This product has passed the minimum guaranteed update period stated by the manufacturer, and may no longer be receiving security updates, which are important to protect you from hackers and emerging cyber-threats. As such, we cannot recommend buying it.

If you currently own this device, read our advice below to help mitigate the risk until you can upgrade.

Further reading

Mobile phone security: why phones over two years old could be at risk 

Which mobile phone brands offer the best security support?

Expert review

SECURITY NOTICE: This phone may no longer be receiving important security updates. See Should I buy it? for more information. Honor has always been positioned as Huawei’s affordable arm and the 20 Lite goes further to fit what we expect from the brand: competitive specs at an even more competitive price. As you might expect, it has a substantial 6.2-inch screen with a trio of rear cameras and a high-resolution 32Mp selfie lens. But how good is its battery and is the phone easy to use? Our review reveals all. Unfortunately this phone may not be receiving security updates for much longer - see ‘Should I buy it’ in the full review for more.

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  • What is it?
  • What’s it like to use?
  • How long does the battery last?
  • How good are the cameras?
  • Is there anything I should watch out for?
  • Is there anything else I should know?
  • Should I buy it?
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Last checked by Which?

April 2022

First reviewed by Which?

September 2020

Released

May 2019

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