Call Mobility, the official distributor of Huawei smartphones in Nepal has launched the Huawei Y5 2017 here. The phone which is the successor of the 2016 model brings some new upgrades and tweaks. Priced at Rs 15,600, can the phone go head to head with the prevalent competition? Let’s take a deeper look at the phone and find out just that.
The Huawei Y5 2017 sports a 5 inch IPS HD display (720*1280) with a pixel density of 294PPI. This display comes encased in a metallic shell which looks and feels very premium. Under the hood, the phone packs a Quad-core MediaTek MT6737T processor along with the Mali-T720MP2 GPU. The processor is coupled with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage. The internal storage can be further expanded via a micro-sd card up to 128GB. The phone also supports dual Sim cards and is 4G capable.
In the camera department, the Y5 2017 packs a f/2.0 8MP rear camera accompanied by a LED flash. The phone also has a f/2.2 5MP front camera for all your selfies. Moving on to the software side of things, the phone runs EMUI 4.1 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. And finally powering this device all up is a 3000mAh non-user removable battery. This paired with the 720p display will be more than enough to get users through a full day of heavy to medium usage.
Overall, the offerings of the Huawei Y5 2017 are very good for a budget smartphone. It definitely can go head to head with the entry-level smartphones found in the market right now. That said, you guys should wait for our full review before making the final purchase decision. For that review and other great contents like this, visit our website regularly, like our Facebook page, and subscribe to our Youtube channel.