The Huawei Y series is a range of Huawei devices that are targeted to the youth hence, having the “y” tag. The Y5 Prime 2018 comes as an upgrade over it predecessor, the 2017 Huawei Y5 Prime. This years version follows the bezel-less display trend.
The Huawei Y5 Prime 2018 comes as an addition to a list of Huawei Budget devices on the market that may tickle your fantasy.
Huawei Y5 Prime (2018) features and specs
As far as the bezel-less display is concerned, it’s obvious the narrow bezels are super minimal, while the top and bottom bezel are kept in a moderate level.
If you are a standard screen lover, the 5.45-inch HD IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen is just perfect for you. The device boasts of 1440 x 720 pixels in dimension and 295 pixel per inch density. Also, the screen stretches up to 74% screen to body ratio. You get to enjoy stunning visuals in landscape mode.
The device contains the MediaTek MT6739 chip with Quad-core processor and 64-bit CPU architecture. For speed, the 4-Cores of processor can sprint as fast as a speed of 1.5GHz with 28nm process technology. For the quality of its graphics,, the PowerVR GE8100 graphics processor takes charge and clocks at 570MHz.
For multitasking, 2GB RAM space is available here, boasting of a memory speed of 667MHz. In the storage department, there’s a 16GB internal storage space available on the device. Nonetheless, you can upgrade up to 128GB using a memory card. The Huawei Y5 Prime 2018 runs on Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box.
The memory capacity together with the processors ensure that the Huawei Y5 Prime provides enough speed for you to run sufficient processes without lagging.
For camera lovers, the device packs an 8MP rear camera at the rear that captures stunning photographs with 3264 x 2448 pixels in dimension. The camera has f/2.2 aperture and comes with features like Panorama, continuous shooting, exposure compensation and a LED flash as well. While the 5MP selfie camera comes with f/2.2 aperture and a front LED flash.
Also, powering the Huawei Y5 Prime 2018 is a 3020mAh non-removable Li-Po battery with no fast charging technology. Even without the fast charging feature, it shouldn’t take up to 2.3 hours to fully charge up the battery from 0% to 100%.
|Model||Huawei Y5 Prime 2018|
|Status||Available on Shopping stores|
|2G Network||850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz|
|3G Network||850 / 900 / 2100 MHz|
|4G Network||LTE : 800 / 850 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD : 2300 MHz (Band 40)
|SIM Type||Nano + Nano|
|SIM Count||Dual SIM|
|Type||Metal + Plastic|
|Dimensions||146.5 x 70.9 x 8.3mm|
|Display Type||HD IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen|
|Resolution||1440 x 720 pixels|
|Features||Multi-touch, Scratch Resistant|
White balance settings
|Android 8.0 Oreo|
|Yes, up to 128GB|
|Controls||Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key|
|USB Type||Yes, microUSB|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS|
|Battery Type||Li-Po Battery|
|Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC|
|Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player|
|– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer
Price of Huawei Y5 Prime (2018)
The device costs about GHS 592 on the Ghanaian market
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