The Huawei Y5P is part of the duo entry-level smartphone that was announced by Huawei. The android phone comes in compact body design with similar specifications as the Huawei Y6P. Huawei Y5P sports a 5.45-inch IPS display and an 8 megapixels rear camera.
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It features a 4G network but apparently lacks a fingerprint scanner which is one of its shortcomings.
Huawei Y5P Key Specs & Features
- 5.45 inches IPS LCD Display, 720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~295 ppi)
- Android 10, EMUI 10.1, no Google Play Services
- Octa-core Mediatek MT6762R Helio P22 (12 nm)
- 2GB RAM
- 3GB Built-in Storage up to 256GB Memory Card
- 8 MP Rear Camera
- 5 MP Front Camera
- 4G LTE Network
- Charging 10W
- 3020 mAh Non-removable Li-Po Battery
Design and Display
The Huawei Y5P packs a budget body design. The panel is wrapped with all plastic even on the frame. It makes use of a camera matrix which houses just a single snapper and an LED flash.
It measures 146.5 x 70.9 x 8.4 mm in dimensions and the weight just 144 grams. On the front, it packs some classic bezel both on the top and bottom of the screen but still makes use of an on-screen navigation button.
The Huawei Y5P has a screen display size of 5.45-inch TFT LCD with a resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels and 295 PPI density. It also comes with an 18:9 aspect ratio and it reaches 73.8% screen-to-body ratio.
The back houses a single camera of 8 MP with an LED flash for low background shooting. This single snapper also has HDR, and panorama support. It can also record 2k video quality at 30 seconds per frame.
You will get a 5 MP shooter for selfies and video calls at the top bezel which is also capable of shooting 2K videos.
Hardware and Software
The Y5P packs the same Mediatek MT6762R Helio P22 chipset on the Y6P. The chip has an octa-core processor handling its assignment at a speed of 2.0 GHz with PowerVR GE8320 for graphics.
It has an internal storage of 32GB that is paired with 2GB RAM for multitasking and gaming. It runs on EMUI 10.1 based on Android 10 but still without Google Play Services.
This is in favor of Huawei’s own HMS suite. Users will make use of the App Gallery instead of Google Playstore for apps and games download on the device.
Battery and Network
The Huawei Y5P is fueled by a nonremovable battery of 3,020mAh with 10W charging support through micro-USB 2.0. This battery should be able to last up to 24 hours under normal usage considering the screen size.
It has 4G LTE Network for fast browsing and downloads of large files with other regulars such as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, A-GPS for navigation, and FM radio.
Huawei Y5P Price and Availability
The Huawei Y5P is now available for pre-order in Romania at a price of 599 RON about €125.
When the phone reaches Africa, it will sell at a price of 54,000 Naira in Nigeria, 800 Ghs in Ghana, and 15,000 Ksh in Kenya. It will ship in Black, Blue, and Green colors.
Huawei Y5P Specs
Here are a few specs of the Huawei Y5P:
- Platform: Android 10, EMUI 10.1, no Google Play Services
- Processor: Mediatek MT6762R Helio P22 (12 nm), Octa-core (4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.5 GHz Cortex-A53)
- GPU: PowerVR GE8320
- Memory: 2GB RAM
- Colours: Black, Blue, Green
- Dimension: 146.5 x 70.9 x 8.4 mm
- Weight: 144 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM, dual stand-by
- SIM Count: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Display: 5.45 inches IPS LCD Display, 720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~295 ppi)
- Screen Protection: Yes
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 8 MP
- Rear Camera Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
- Front Camera: 5 MP
- Built-in Storage: 32GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes, microSDXC (dedicated slot)
- Bundled Cloud Storage: Yes
- 2G GSM: Yes, GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
- 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
- 3G WCDMA: Yes, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
- 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
- NFC: No
- Infra Blaster: No
- USB Port: Yes, microUSB 2.0
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: Yes
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: No
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: No
- Barometer: No
- SpO2: No
- Pedometer: No
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: No
- Iris Scanner: No
- Face Unlock: Yes
- Stylus Pen: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: Yes
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: –
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: Non-removable Li-Po 3020 mAh Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: Charging 10W