Huawei Y5 Prime (2018) now Official with 18:9 display, Face unlock: Specifications, Price, Features

Huawei Y5 Prime (2018)
Huawei Y5 Prime (2018)

Huawei has announced a new smartphone silently codenamed Huawei Y5 Prime (2018). The smartphone may now be seen on the official website of the company with specifications already known. The notable point is that the smartphone is available in two variants that are DRA-L02 and DRA-L22. The dissimilarity shows that DRA-L02 will have one slot for a SIM card and a hybrid slot for SIM/memory card. This allows the DRA-L22 version to use two sim cards plus the MicroSD card simultaneously.

Huawei Y5 Prime (2018) Specifications, Features and Price:

The Huawei Y5 Prime with narrow-side bezels has a 5.45 HD+ display. The dual SIM device measures 146.5 x 70.9 x 8.3 mm and weighs only 142 grams. It has a 5.45-inch screen with a resolution of HD + with 720 x 1440 pixels and a ratio of 18: 9. Integrated with this is a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor that operates at 1.5 GHz. Another facility of 2 GB RAM and 16 GB of storage capacity is fixed with the device.

Meanwhile, in the field of photography we find a 13 MP rear camera for photos and videos. While a 5 MP camera sensor can be seen on the top front for selfies. Facial recognition technology is also outstanding. However, the feature will be available after Huawei’s over-the-air update. It will be delivered wireless by updating the new software version. The phone has gone through harsh tests for power button, sound button, screen and USB plug-in. It can be seen as company has made effort for its low budget phone. Bluetooth v4.2, A-GPS, audio output jack on the top and LTE technology are the connectivity solutions.


Powering features include a 3020 mAh battery with Power Saving 6.0 technology. It guarantees a total liberty of 62 hours of music and 13 hours of video. The Android Oreo operating system (8.1) and the EMUI 8.1 interface for effortless experience. The receiver of the phone has a capability of providing clear sound. One can watch the screen continuously due to the Eye Comfort mode as it filters the blue light. The price listings is not available yet. However, the expected price might be around Rs. 8500 if company plans to release it in Indian market.

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