The Armed with a humongous battery, the Huawei Y7 Prime is a phone targeted at users who value long battery runtime. It sports an elegant design and packs a huge HD display, an octa-core processor and respectable 3 GB of RAM.
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Huawei Y7 Prime Key Specs & Features
- 5.5-inch IPS Display, 720 x 1280 pixels (267ppi)
- 1.4GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 CPU with 3GB RAM
- Android 7.0 (Nougat), EMUI 5.1
- 32GB Storage, up to 256GB memory card
- 12MP Rear Camera and 8MP Front Camera
- 4G LTE Data
- 4000 mAh Li-ion Battery
Design and Display
The Huawei Y7 Prime shows off decent construction with a metal chassis. Huawei Y7 Prime parades a glossy unibody design and comes in at a thickness of 8.4 millimetres.
The weight is about 165 grams. The device will be available in gold, silver and grey colour options.
On the front is a large IPS display measuring 5.5 inches when measured diagonally. This enjoys 2.5D glass protection for a somewhat curvy feel. The HD resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels isn’t bad, but could be better for a screen of this size.
Camera and Storage
For shot taking, the Huawei Y7 Prime comes with a combo of 12 megapixel rear and 8 megapixel front cameras.
These offerings aren’t shabby for a phone at this price point. For good measure, the primary shooter features phase detection autofocus.
Huawei Y7 Prime captures Full HD (1080p) videos at 30 frames per second. Onboard storage of 32GB capacity does look likely to be sufficient for many users. But there is opportunity to add another 256 GB using a microSD card.
Performance and OS
Under the hood, the Huawei Y7 Prime carries an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 processor running at 1.4 GHz. It features an Adreno 505 GPU and RAM of 3 GB.
This configuration holds promise of somewhat enjoyable performance for a smartphone offered at this kind of price. The Huawei Y7 Prime runs Android 7.0 Nougat operating system with Huawei’s EMUI 5.1 skin.
Other Specs and Features
The Huawei Y7 Prime features a rear mounted fingerprint sensor that is said to get it unlocked in just 0.3 seconds. Power is supplied by an impressive 4,000mAh Li-Ion battery that looks to get things running for long hours.
The list of connectivity features is impressive, including microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go, Bluetooth 4.1 and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n with hotspot and Wi-Fi Direct.
Huawei Y9 Prime Price and Availability
Huawei Y7 Prime Price in Nigeria ranges from 45,000 Naira to 110,000 Naira depending on the generation (model year) and your location.
The Huawei Y7 Prime is available in Nigeria, Kenya, and Ghana. You can buy the smartphone and or its predecessors at online stores near you.
Huawei Y7 Prime Specs
Here are a few specs of the Huawei Y7 Prime:
- Platform: Android 7.0 (Nougat), Emotion UI 5.1
- Processor: 1.4GHz Octa-core Processor (Qualcomm Snapdragon 435)
- GPU: Adreno 505
- Memory: 3GB RAM
- Colours: Silver, Gray, Gold
- Dimension: 153.6 x 76.4 x 8.4 mm
- Weight: 165 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM
- SIM Count: Dual-SIM
- Display: 5.5-inch IPS Display, 720 x 1280 pixels (443ppi)
- Screen Protection: –
- Rear Camera: 12MP Camera, 1080p HD Video
- Rear Camera Features: LED Flash, PDAF Autofocus, Geo-tagging, Face Detection, HDR, Panorama
- Front Camera: 8MP Camera
- Built-in Storage: 32GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes, up to 256GB Storage (requires SIM2)
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
- 2G GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900MHz
- 2G CDMA 1X: –
- 3G WCDMA: Yes
- 3G CDMA EVDO: No
- 4G LTE: Yes, LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes, up to 48kbps
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes, up to 21Mbps
- HSPA+: Yes, up to 42Mbps
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, LE
- NFC: No
- Infrared Blaster: No
- USB Port: Yes, micro USB 2.0
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: IMAP4, POP3, SMTP
- Music Player: Yes, mp3, WAV, FLAC, eACC+
- Video Player: Yes, MPEG4, H.263, H.264, XviD
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS
- Maps: Yes, Google Maps
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: –
- Pedometer: –
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: –
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (Rear)
- Iris Scanner: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes (with dedicated mic)
- Built-in Mobile Payment: –
- Wireless Charging: No
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: No (download at store)
- Battery: 4000 mAh Li-ion Battery (Non-Removable)
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: Yes