With each release, Huawei looks to give us reasons they deserve to be part of the highest distributors and market giants in the smartphone industry.
The Huawei Y6 Prime is the latest Huawei smartphone to be introduced in the market. It offers 5.7 Inches HD+ Display with 152.40 x 73 x 7.80 mm dimensions and weighs 150 gms. It is powered by Android 8.0 v Oreo (with EMUI 8.0) and 1.4 GHz Octa Core Processor.
Huawei Y6 Prime 2018 key features and Specs
Covering the device is a combination of metal and plastic, both elements came together to give birth to this stunning beauty. It’s disappointing it doesn’t come with a fingerprint scanner, but you can use the Face ID instead.
From afar, it looks like a horizontally aligned dual rear shooters, but that’s just a single rear camera and LED flash. The slim device measures just 7.8mm in thickness and weighs 150g overall, you can get it in Black, Gold and Blue colors as well.
A bezel-less screen for unlimited viewing experience, literally expand your horizon with this affordable beauty. The 18:9 aspect is simply breathtaking with super minimal bezels in sight. We can see another Huawei logo at the bottom bezel, while the usual features are at the top.
The 5.7-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen dishes out vivid displays. Has a resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels with 282 pixel per inch density, offering some of the best display on a budget smartphone. The screen also stretches up to 75% screen to body ratio, you’ll be seeing more screen and less bezels.
Working underneath is the Snapdragon 425 chip from Qualcomm with Quad-core processor and 64-bit CPU architecture. The 4-cores of processor runs at a speed of 1.4GHz with 28nm process technology offering a smooth ride. The Adreno 308 graphics processor from Qualcomm dominates graphics and makes the rule.
A standard 2GB RAM space is available for multitasking with a memory speed of 667MHz. While for storage, 16GB is available and ready to accommodate all your files and games. You can always upgrade up to 128GB with a memory card. The Huawei Y6 (2018) runs on Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box with Emotion UI 8.0 skin.
There’s just a single 13MP rear camera with plastic by the side, the camera has f/2.2 aperture lens and captures photographs with 4160 x 3120 pixels in dimension. The 5MP selfie camera has AR features and beautify technology for cute selfies. That’s not all, the selfie supports Face ID and has its own dedicated LED flash as well.
Powering the Huawei Y6 (2018) is a 3000mAh 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%.
Full Specs of Huawei Y6 2018
|NETWORK||Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Status||Available. Released 2018, May|
|BODY||Dimensions||152.4 x 73 x 7.8 mm (6.00 x 2.87 x 0.31 in)|
|Weight||150 g (5.29 oz)|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|DISPLAY||Type||S-IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||5.7 inches, 83.8 cm2 (~75.4% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~282 ppi density)|
|– EMUI 8.0|
|PLATFORM||OS||Android 8.0 (Oreo)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425|
|CPU||Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53|
|MEMORY||Card slot||microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)|
|Internal||16 GB, 2 GB RAM|
|CAMERA||Primary||13 MP, PDAF, LED flash|
|Features||Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama|
|Secondary||5 MP, LED flash|
|SOUND||Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic|
|COMMS||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||v4.2, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS|
|NFC||Yes (ATU-L11 only)|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email|
|– MP4/H.264 player
– MP3/eAAC+/WAV/Flac player
– Photo/video editor
– Document editor
|BATTERY||Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery|
|MISC||Colors||Black, Gold, Blue|
|Price||About 150 EUR|
The device costs around GHS 680 in Ghana
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