Huawei Y5 2019 Launched With Dewdrop Notch, MediaTek Helio A22 SoC

Huawei has quietly unveiled its new Y-series smartphone. The Huawei Y5 2019 smartphone comes with a dewdrop-style display notch and a faux-leather finish. Additional highlights include a MediaTek MT6761 SoC, 2GB RAM, and a 3020mAh battery. Read more to find Huawei Y5 2019 Price in India, Specifications, and Features

Huawei Y5 2019

Price and Availability

The Huawei Y5 2019 will be available in four color options – Modern Black, Midnight Black, Sapphire Blue, and Amber Brown. As of now, there is no information about the price and launch date.

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Processor MediaTek Helio A22 (MT6761)
Internal Storage 32GB (expandable up to 512GB)
Display 5.71-inch, HD+ (720 x 1520 pixels), 18.5:9 aspect ratio, 84.6% screen-to-body ratio
OS Android 9 Pie, EMUI 9.0
Primary (Rear) Camera 13MP with flash
Front Camera 5MP
Battery 3,020mAh
Dual SIM Yes

The new smartphone is powered by a MediaTek Helio A22 (MT6761) processor along with 2GB RAM. The 16GB/ 32GB internal storage can be further expanded via a dedicated microSD card slot (up to 512GB). It is backed by a 3,020mAh battery.

In terms of optics, the Huawei Y5 2019 sports a 13-megapixel auto-focus camera (f/1.8 aperture) on the back. For selfies and video calling, it sports a 5-megapixel fixed-focus front camera with an f/2.2 aperture.

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  • 13MP rear camera
  • Face unlock
  • HD+ display
  • Dewdrop notch
  • Faux-leather finish
  • Android 9 Pie OS
  • EMUI 9.0
  • 4G LTE
  • Wi-Fi
  • Bluetooth
  • GPS
  • Micro-USB port
  • Dual-SIM
  • Four color options

The Huawei Y5 2019 runs Android 9 Pie operating system with EMUI 9.0 on top. It supports Face Unlock feature, Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, and a Micro-USB port.

The dual-SIM smartphone sports a 5.71-inch display with HD+ (720 x 1520 pixels) resolution, 18.5:9 aspect ratio, and an 84.6 percent screen-to-body ratio. It measures 147.13 x 70.78 x 8.45mm and weighs 146 grams.

The handset also features a dewdrop-shaped display notch. The faux-leather finish uses an anti-fingerprint, wear-resistant, and anti-dirty material.

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Recently, Huawei has launched a new Android Go smartphone in Pakistan at PKR 16,499 (approx Rs 8,200). Highlights of the device include an 18:9 display, quad-core MediaTek SoC, and an 8MP rear camera (f/2.0 aperture, PDAF). It runs Android 8.1 Oreo (Go edition) OS.

Additionally, the Huawei Y5 Lite comes with 1GB RAM and 16GB internal storage (expandable up to 256GB). The affordable smartphone is backed by a 3,020mAh battery. The 5-megapixel front camera sensor with an f/2.2 aperture and a Selfie Toning feature.

The dual-SIM smartphone features a 5.45-inch IPS FullView display with HD+ (720 x 1440 pixels) resolution, an 18:9 aspect ratio, and a pixel density of 295ppi. It comes in Blue and Black color options.

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