Huawei Y7 Prime is a worthy successor to the Huawei Y5 that had some decent features and beautiful design, Huawei Y7 Prime followed suit with a more beautiful body design and more beefed up specification.
The Y7 Prime has more to offer in major areas like RAM, internal storage space, battery, screen and it also features a rear mounted fingerprint scanner which was absent in the Y5 device.
Below are key features of the Huawei Y7 Prime
- OS: Emotion UI 5.1 Based on Android 7.0
- SIM Type: Dual SIM (Nano)
- 4G LTE: Yes
- Screen Size : 5.5 Inches HD IPS Touchscreen
- Screen Resolution: 720 x 1280 pixels
- Processor Type: 1.4GHz octa-core CPU, Qualcomm Snapdragon 435
- RAM: 3GB
- Internal Storage: 32 GB.
- External Storage: microSD, up to 256 GB
- Back / Rear Camera: 12MP camera & single LED Flash
- Front Camera: 8MP
- Battery: 4000 mAh
The Huawei Y7 Prime runs Android 7.0 Nougat operating system with Huawei’s EMUI 5.1 skin, the user interface promises top notch experience in terms of performance and user experience.
Occupying the front side of the device is a large 5.5 inches screen with 2.5D curved glass protection, also giving the device a somewhat curvy feel. The screen has a HD resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels and 267 PPI. Although not the best pixel resolution for a device with such screen size, the display out won’t be bad.
Huawei Y7 Prime is capable of shooting Full HD (1080p) videos at 30 frames per second with its 12 megapixels back camera, there’s a single LED flash for the rear camera. On the front is a provisional 8 megapixels camera, the camera features phase detection and autofocus.
For processor and lag free performance, Huawei Y7 Prime hosts an octa-core CPU that clocks at 1.4 GHz and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 chipset. It features an Adreno 505 GPU and 3GB of RAM. Inbuilt storage space is 32GB, there’s an option to add another 256 GB storage space using a microSD card but there is no dedicated slot for this option.
The Huawei Y7 Prime features a rear mounted fingerprint sensor that is said to get it unlocked in just 0.3 seconds. An impressive 4,000mAh Li-Ion non-removable battery is packed inside to keep things running for longer time.
In terms of connectivity, the device features microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go, Bluetooth 4.1 and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n with hotspot and Wi-Fi Direct. It also has 4G network option.
Huawei Y7 Prime’s body cover is made out of a metal chassis, the Y7 Prime parades a glossy unibody design and has a total thickness of 8.4 mm. The device is said to weigh approximately 165 grams, the Y7 prime is available in gold, silver and grey color variants.
Huawei Y7 Prime Price in Nigeria is expected to range from 75,000 Naira to 90,000 Naira (about 260 USD) depending on your location in the country.
Huawei Y7 Prime Full Specifications
|2G Network||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|3G Network||HSDPA 900 / 2100|
|4G Network||LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)|
|SIM||Dual Nano SIM|
|Status||Available: July 2017|
|Dimensions||153.6 x 76.4 x 8.4 mm Weight: 165g|
|Colors||Gold, Gray and Silver|
|Type||HD IPS, multi-touch touchscreen with 16m colors|
|Size||5.5 inches, 1280 x 720 pixels, 291 Pixels Per-square Inch|
Memory And OS
|Card slot||MicroSD, up to 256GB (No Dedicated Slot)|
|OS||Android 7.0 Nougat with Emotion U.I 5.1|
|Processors||1.4GHz Octa-core Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 chipset
Adreno 505 GPU
|Alert types||Vibration, MP3 ringtones|
|Audio port||3.5mm jack|
|2G||GPRS – up to 85.6 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps|
|3G||Up to 21.2 mbps downlink; Up to 5.76 mbps uplink|
|WIFI||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, Wi-Fi direct|
|Bluetooth||Version 4.1, A2DP|
|Primary||12MP, up to 3264×2448-pixel pictures
FEATURES: LED Flash, PDAF Autofocus, Geo-tagging, Face Detection, HDR, Panorama
|Capacity||4000mAh Li-Ion battery|
|Stand-by||Up to 60 hours|
|Talk time||Up to 24 hours|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass, Fingerprint and Light sensor|
|Messaging||SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM|
|Price level||About NGN75,000 – NGN90,000 (260 USD).|