The Huawei Y7 Pro (2019) is the newest member of Huawei‘s budget-friendly Y-series. The budget smartphone comes with large battery capacity, big display with dewdrop notch and good memory size. If you are looking for a budget smartphone in 2019, the Y7 Pro (2019) is definitely one to consider buying.
Huawei Y7 Pro (2019) Design
Handling is easy on the Y7 Pro (2019) as it features curved back edges and measures just 8.1 mm in thickness. The phone weighs 166 grams and its overall design is attractive on a budget scale. The body builds made up of polycarbonate plastic with a gradient colour pattern. About body colours, the Y7 Pro (2019) is available in Plain Black and Aurora body colours.
The front of the Y7 Pro (2019) features a dewdrop notch display with thick bezel at the bottom. The dewdrop notch is home to the selfie camera. Moving over to the back, you’ll see a dual rear camera at the top left with LED flash.
Dimensions: 158.9 x 76.9 x 8.1 mm
Weight: 168 grams
SIM: Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Colours: Black, Aurora
3.5 mm jack: Yes
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Huawei Y7 Pro (2019) Display
The Y7 Pro (2019) sports a 6.26 inches IPS LCD touchscreen with an 80% screen-to-body ratio and 19:9 aspect ratio. The resolution is 720 x 1520 pixels along with 269 PPI density. Despite the low resolution, colours are still accurate and vibrant enough for a device of this price range.
- 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 setup of the Huawei Y7 Pro (2019) is a combination of 13MP + 2MP sensors. The camera setup sports features and modes such an Aperture mode, Beauty mode, Photo & Video mode, and Panorama, AR lens, HDR, Watermark and Filter. At the front camera is a single 16MP selfie shooter, which is favourable in lighting conditions.
Dual: 13 MP, f/1.8, PDAF + 2 MP, depth sensor
Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
Single: 16 MP
The Snapdragon 450 chipset powers the Y7 Pro (2019). The chipset features an 8-core processor clock at 1.8GHz with Adreno 506 GPU. The Huawei Y7 Pro comes with a 3GB RAM and 32GB storage. Storage can be expanded up to 512GB by using the SIM 2 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)
Disappointing as the Huawei Y7 Pro runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with EMUI 8.2 on top. No news on if the new Android 9.0 Pie will be available for the device. The user interface is still neat and well arranged though. It comes with Huawei pre-installed apps like HiCare, AppGallery, Game Suite, Phone Clone, Ride & Party mode.
OS: Android 8.1 Oreo
User Interface: EMUI 8.2
Sensors: Accelerometer, proximity, compass
The Huawei Y7 Pro is equipped with a non-removable Li-ion 4000 mAh battery. The battery did great in some battery tests like the PC Mark benchmark test where it lasted for 14 hours.
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
NFC: Yes (market dependent).
Radio: FM radio
USB: microUSB 2.0
Huawei Y7 Pro (2019) Price