Huawei, one of the big players in the tech industry, has unveiled another affordable smartphone named the Huawei Y7 Prime (2019). It continues the family of the Y7 Prime, and it’s a direct successor to the Huawei Y7 Prime (2018). If for anything, what keeps Huawei going is the deserved quality infused into the devices irrespective of its face value or status.
Preorder for the Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) opens in Nigeria on March 11, 2019 at Jumia and other leading retail outlets starting at a price of 59,900 Naira. Preorder closes March 17.
Where to Buy Huawei Y7 Prime (2019)
Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) Key Specs and Features
- 6.26-inch, IPS LCD capacitive Touchscreen,720 x 1520 pixels
- Android 8.1 Oreo OS (Emotion UI 8.2)
- Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 CPU with 3GB RAM
- 32GB built-in storage, up to 512GB with a Memory Card
- Dual 13MP + 2MP Rear Camera and a 16MP Front Camera
- 4G LTE
- Fingerprint scanner (rear) & Face Unlock
- 4,000mAh non-removable Li-Ion battery
- 2 Days Battery Life
Design and Display
The smartphone features a the fancy dew drop notch right on top which makes the screen look a bit attractive. The display design is also called a dew drop display.
the dewdrop notch occupying a small portion of the phone’s display, serves as the refuge for the frontal camera and other sensors.
A small bezel or chin as you may like is located at the base of the phone. On this chin, you’ll find the “Huawei” inscription while the rear cover has a dual camera, and fingerprint scanner.
Huawei flows the tide on the Y7 Prime 2019 featuring a rather big screen which is what sells these days anyways and I personally prefer it that way or don’t you? For its details, a meagre 720 x 1520 pixels resolution is at hand serving the 6.26-inch space with a 269 ppi pixel density are in control.
Battery and Camera
As time spent on phones increases across the world on a daily, it’ll be rather unbecoming to see a smartphone that needs to be charged every 4-5 hours.
Taking care of that, the Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) offers a sizeable 4,000mAh battery as the source of juice with a promise of 2 days battery life. To make matters better, the phone carries Fast Charge technology (5V/2A & 18W).
A solid camera is seen on the Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) for the price of course with abundant features to spice up your photography.
On the rear, the 13MP and 2MP camera combo offer vibrant photos. Up front, AI-supported selfies are captured by the 16MP sensor.
Hardware and Software
Under the hood, Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC coordinates the efficiency and performance of the smartphone. It seeks solace from the eight Cortex-A53 core clicking at 1.8GHz. Meanwhile, its graphics card is the Adreno 506 GPU.
The memory on the device has 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage. Lastly, Android Oreo OS is the headliner of the software department, however, Emotion UI 8.2 is available to support.
Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) Price and Availability
Preorder for the Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) opens in Nigeria on March 11, 2019 at Jumia and other leading retail outlets starting at a price of 59,900 Naira.
You can currently buy the Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) at Amazon US starting at $178. Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) price in Nigeria starts at 59,900 Naira.
Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) Specs
Here are a few specs of the Huawei Y7 Prime (2019):
- Platform: Android 8.1 Oreo
- Processor: Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450
- GPU: Adreno 506
- Memory: 3GB RAM
- Colours: Aurora Blue, Midnight Black, Coral Red
- Dimension: 158.9 x 76.9 x 8.1 mm
- Weight: 168g
- SIM Type: Nano SIM
- SIM Count: Dual SIM
- Display: 6.26-inch, IPS LCD capacitive Touchscreen, 720 x 1520 pixels, 19:9 aspect ratio
- Screen Protection: –
- Rear Camera: Dual 13MP + 2MP camera, 1080p [email protected]
- Rear Camera Features: Autofocus (PDAF), LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama
- Front Camera: 16MP camera, 1080p [email protected]
- Built-in Storage: 32GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes, up to 512GB
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
- 2G GSM: Yes
- 2G CDMA 1X: –
- 3G WCDMA: Yes
- 3G CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: 42.2/5.76 Mbps
- CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: LTE-A (2CA) Cat 6 300/50Mbps
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi direct
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes, v4.2 with A2DP LE
- NFC: –
- Infrared Blaster: –
- USB Port: MicroUSB 2.0
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: –
- Music Player: MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player
- Video Player: MP4/H.264 player
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: –
- SpO2: –
- Pedometer: –
- Heart Rate Monitor: –
- Gyroscope: –
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (rear)
- Iris Scanner: –
- Face Unlock: Yes
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: –
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
- Voice Control: –
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging: –
- Built-in Mobile Payment: –
- Water Resistant: –
- Dust Resistant: –
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: 4, 000 mAh non removable Li-Po battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: Yes