Huawei has finally launched its latest Y series smartphone in Nepal- the Huawei Y9 2018. As the name suggests, this smartphone is a true successor to the last year’s model. It offers a very similar internals as the Huawei Nova 2i and also comes boasting a dual front and rear cameras. In Nepal, Huawei Mobile is giving away a free A1 Fitness band to customers who pre-order the phone.
Taking a look at the specs, the phone has a 5.93-inch Full HD+ IPS display with a resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels and also bears an aspect ratio of 18:9. Under the hood, it is powered by an octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 659 SoC clocked at 2.3GHz, which is coupled with 3GB of RAM and 32GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 256GB with a microSD card. Backing up the phone a 4,000mAh non-removable battery. As far as software is concerned, it runs on Android 8.0 Oreo-based EMUI 8.0 The fingerprint scanner can be found at the back of the phone. As for the connectivity features, the phone supports 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS, Bluetooth, USB OTG and Dual-Sim.
As for the cameras, the Huawei Y9 (2018) features a dual-lens setup at the rear which combines 16-megapixel + 2-megapixel sensor with LED Flash support while, on the front, there’s also a dual 13-megapixel + 2-megapixel sensor with f/2.0 aperture.
Huawei Y9 2018 Key Specs
- Display: 5.93 inch FullView Full HD display( 1920 x 1080 pixels)
- CPU: Octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 659 Processor
- GPU: Mali-T830 MP2
- RAM: 3GB RAM
- Internal Storage: 32GB internal storage (expandable up to 256GB )
- OS: Android Nougat 8.0 with EMUI 8.0
- Rear Camera: Dual (16MP + 2MP) with LED flash
- Front Camera: Dual (13MP + 2MP) with selfie toning flash.
- Battery: 4000mAh non-removable battery.
- Huawei Y9 Price in Nepal: Rs.25,900
As we expected earlier, the smartphone has been priced at Rs.25,900 in Nepal. It comes in three colour options- Black, Blue and Gold.