Huawei Y7 Prime 2018 announced with 5.99-inch 18:9 Display, Dual Rear Cameras and Android Oreo

The Huawei Y7 Prime is nothing but a re-branded Huawei Nova 2 Lite that was launched two weeks ago

Chinese smartphone brand Huawei at an event in Paris yesterday announced three new smartphones – the Huawei P20, the Huawei P20 Pro, and the Porsche Design Huawei Mate RS. All three of these are flagship smartphones, with the Porsche Design Huawei Mate RS costing a fortune. Well, apart from these three smartphones, Huawei also announced the Huawei Y7 Prime 2018 for those who don’t want to spend a lot of money on a smartphone.

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The Huawei Y7 Prime 2018 is a mid-range smartphone and is the second smartphone in the Y series that’s been announced by Huawei this month. First one is the Huawei Y9 (2018) that was announced more than two weeks ago.

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The Huawei Y7 Prime 2018 looks exactly like the Huawei Nova 2 Lite that was launched in Philippines two weeks back. In fact, the Huawei Y7 Prime 2018 is actually a re-branded Huawei Nova 2 Lite and comes with the exact same specifications found on the Nova 2 Lite.

The Huawei Y7 Prime 2018 features a 5.99-inch display with 1440 x 720 pixels and 18:9 aspect ratio. The Y7 Prime 2018, like the Nova 2 Lite, is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 430 SoC which is paired with 3 GB RAM.

The Huawei Y7 Prime 2018 runs Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box that’s layered with Huawei’s EMUI 8.0 custom skin atop, and, it also has a dual camera setup at the back that consists of one 13 MP and one 2 MP camera. On the front, there’s an 8 MP snapper for selfies and video calls. You can check out full specifications down below.

Huawei Y7 Prime 2018 Specifications

  • CPU: Snapdragon 430 SoC
  • RAM: 3 GB
  • Operating System: EMUI 8.0 based on Android 8.0 Oreo
  • Display: 5.99-inch HD+ (1440 x 720 pixels) IPS LCD FullView Display with 18:9 aspect ratio
  • Rear Camera: 13 MP + 2 MP with Bokeh Mode and LED flash
  • Front Camera: 8 MP with Studio Lighting Effects and Selfie-toning flash
  • Internal Storage: 32 GB
  • External Storage: Expandable via microSD card (dedicated slot)
  • SIM: Dual SIM
  • Connectivity: 4G, GPS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, NFC, micro USB, 3.5 mm headphone jack
  • Other: Fingerprint Scanner, Face Unlock, Huawei AR Lens
  • Colors: Black, Blue, Gold
  • Battery: 3000 mAh

Huawei Y7 Prime 2018 Price and Availability

  • Price: To be announced
  • Availability: To be announced