Huawei has quietly launched a smartphone in its Y-Series. Huawei Y5 Prime is a smartphone in Huawei’s phone series which is in the budget segment which has been launched without much fanfare. Just a few weeks ago the phone popped up on the Huawei website suggesting it may go on sale soon. With the specification and features have been revealed by Huawei, the price of the phone hasn’t been revealed as of yet along with the availability of the handset. However, it has been said that the Huawei has been released in two variants, which differ in each other in terms of SIM slots.
However, the features of the Y5 Prime are similar to those of the Honor Play 7 that was launched earlier this month. Since the Honor was launched in China for around Rs 6,400, it has been predicted that the Y5 Prime will also be around the same amount. The features of the smartphone include a 5.45 inch display, Android 8.1 out-of-the-box, and Face Unlock. The Huawei Y5 Prime will be available in the variants of Black, Blue and Gold colored variants.
Huawei Y5 Prime (2018) Specifications
As we had mentioned earlier, the Huawei Y5 Prime comes in two variants- DRA-L02 with single-SIM slot and DRA-L22 with dual SIM slots. The smartphone runs Android 8.1 Oreo with EMUI on top and sports a 5.45-inch HD+ (720×1440) display. There is no information on what the smartphone processor would be powering the handset. However, the smartphone comes with a 2GB RAM to power the phone.
In terms of the camera department, the Huawei Y5 Prime comes with a 13 megapixel camera in the back and 5 megapixel camera in the front. The smartphone comes with a Face Unlock, but as many of the people have said, it will come with the next update. The Huawei Y5 Prime comes with 16GB of internal storage and come with an expandable memory slot upto 256GB.
Connectivity options in the Huawei Y5 Prime (2018) are 4G LTE, GPS, A-GPS, and Glonass. The sensors on board are an ambient light sensor, accelerometer, and proximity sensor. The smartphone is fuelled by a 3020mAh batter that comes with Power Saving 6.0 technology. Huawei boasts up to 62 hours of continuous music playback and 13 hours of video from a single charge. It weighs 142 grams and measures 146.5×70.9×8.3mm in size.