You may have missed the news about the Huawei P10 Lite, however, the Chinese phone giants quietly announced the P10 Lite not so long ago. Though this is only a cut-back version of its flagship smartphone, the P10, it’s nows available now for £300.

Overall the P10 Lite is not to dissimilar to its big brother, the Huawei P10, you will still find an octa-core processor under the hood, 4GB RAM and a 1080p Full HD display that’s slightly bigger than the flagship’s at 5.2in. While it retains the same 8MP front-facing camera, the Huawei P10’s dual-lens Leica camera has been switched out for a lesser-spec 12MP single-lens option.

The Huawei P10 Lite also has a similar design to its bigger sibling and will arrive crafted from the same high-end glass and metal. However, the home button has been binned and the fingerprint scanner moved to the rear of the phone, similar to that found on last year’s Huawei P9.

Elsewhere you’ll find a 3,000mAh battery complete with support for fast charging, which Huawei claims will give you 43 per cent battery charge in 30 minutes and Huawei’s guff-filled EMUI 5.1 custom skin on top of Google’s Android 7.0 Nougat software.

The Huawei P10 Lite is also the firm’s cut-price smartphone to feature the firm’s Knuckle Sense technology, that allows you to tap your knuckle on the screen to activate shortcuts, such as taking a screenshot. The phone has launched in black and gold colours, with Huawei promising that more options will be coming soon.

For more information about the Huawei P10 Lite, just get in touch with a member of the team and they’ll be able to help with any questions you may have.