The Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) is not quite different from the Huawei Y7 Pro (2019). The Y7 Prime (2019) was released to the African market, especially West Africa region. While the Y7 Pro (2019) was released to the Middle-East/Asian market. The budget market segment is a very competitive one, which could be why Huawei are refurbishing their devices. The Y7 Prime (2019) comes with a Snapdragon Octa-core processor with 3GB RAM for handling tasks.
Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) Design
The back of the Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) is built with a 3D arc for eye-catching looks and easy grip. The fingerprint sensor is located at the rear top centre and a dual rear camera at the top left. The smartphone weighs 168 grams with dimensions of 158.9 x 76.9 x 8.1 mm. Body colours available for the Y7 Prime (2019) is Aurora Blue, Midnight Black and Coral Red.
Dimensions: 158.9 x 76.9 x 8.1 mm
Weight: 168 grams
SIM: Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Colours: Aurora Blue, Midnight Black, Coral Red
3.5 mm jack: Yes
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) Display
The Huawei phone sports a 6.3 inches IPS LCD touchscreen with an 80% screen-to-body ratio. The display features a 19:9 aspect ratio, 720 x 1520 pixels and 269 PPI density.
- Type: IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
- Size: 6.26 inches (80.0% screen-to-body ratio)
- Resolution: 720 x 1520 pixels, 19:9 ratio (269 PPI density)
The dual rear camera system of the Y7 Prime (2019) packs a 13MP and 2MP sensors. The camera features AI mode, Beauty & Portrait mode, AR and HDR. For selfies, the Y7 Prime (2019) comes with a 16MP camera with HDR and record 1080p videos at 30fps.
Dual: 13 MP, f/1.8, PDAF + 2 MP, depth sensor
Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
Single: 16 MP
Powering the Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) is Snapdragon 450 chipset with Octa-core processor and Adreno 506 graphics processing unit. The Y7 Prime (2019) is available in a 3GB RAM and 32GB storage option. It also supports expandable storage with a dedicated microSD slot.
Chipset: Snapdragon 450 (14 nm)
CPU: Octa-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU: Adreno 506
MicroSD: up to 512 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
On top of the Android 8.1 Oreo running on the Y7 Prime (2019) is EMUI 8.2 user interface. Huawei has added its version 2.0 facial recognition software for easy face unlock.
OS: Android 8.1 Oreo
User Interface: EMUI 8.2
Sensors: Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
The Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) can last more than 14 hours thanks to a non-removable Li-ion 4000 mAh battery. The battery life is arguably the best feature of this budget smartphone.
Type: Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh battery
Charging: Fast battery charging 5V/2A 10W
WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth: 4.2, A2DP, LE
GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
Radio: FM radio
USB: microUSB 2.0
Huawei Y7 Prime (2019) Price