Specifications Huawei Y5 Lite (2018): budget Android smartphone on the Go

Huawei has unveiled another budget smartphone under Android Go. The novelty has received the name of Huawei Y5 Lite (2018) and joined announced in may last year, Huawei Y3 (2018).
Huawei Y5 Lite (2018) is already available for order. The cost is about $100.


Full specifications Huawei Y5 Lite (2018)


Start

  • Announcement: December, 2018
  • Status: start of sales in December 2018.

Case

  • Dimensions: 146,5х70,9х8,3 mm.
  • Weight: 142 g
  • Colors: blue and black.
  • SIM: single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).

Display

  • Type: LCD, multitouch, 16 million colors.
  • Size: 5.45 inches (~73.8 per cent of the total frontal surface area).
  • Resolution: 1440х720 pixels, aspect ratio 18:9 (~295ppi).

Platform

  • ОС: Android 8.1 Oreo (Go edition), EMUI 8.0.
  • Chip: Mediatek MT6739 (28-nanometer process technology).
  • CPU: Quad-core Cortex-A53 with a clock frequency of 1.5 GHz.
  • GPU: PowerVR GE8100.

Memory

  • Slot for memory card: Yes, microSD, up to 256 GB (single slot).
  • Internal: 1 GB RAM and 16 GB of internal.

Camera

  • Primary: 8 MP, f/2.0, phase detection autofocus.
  • Features: led flash, panorama, HDR.
  • Video: 1080p at 30 frames per second.
  • Front: 5MP, f/2.2.
  • Features: led flash.

Sound

  • Notification types: vibration, MP3, WAV ringtones.
  • Loud speaker: Yes.
  • 3.5 mm Jack: Yes.
  • System active noise cancellation with dedicated MIC.

Communication

  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot.
  • Bluetooth: 4.2, A2DP, LE.
  • GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS.
  • Radio: FM radio.
  • USB: microUSB 2.0.

Features

  • Sensors: accelerometer, proximity sensor.
  • Messaging: SMS, MMS, Email, Push Email, IM.
  • Browser: HTML5.

Battery

  • Non-removable Li-ion 3020 mAh.

Network

  • Technology: GSM/HSPA/LTE.

Price

  • About 100 euros.

Conclusion

Huawei, who became last year the second largest smartphone manufacturer in the world after Samsung, is focused not only on the flagship devices, but don't forget about the budget model and Y5 Lite (2018) proof. The smartphone is designed for those looking for a budget smartphone with a widescreen display. Weak filling kompensiruet lightweight version of Android. Android Go designed specifically for low-power devices with weak processors and little memory.

Pros:

  • Android Go;
  • affordable price;
  • support for two SIM-cards;
  • separate slot for memory cards microSD;
  • 3.5 mm headphone Jack;
  • great battery.

Disadvantages:

  • weak processor;
  • little memory;
  • the lack of a fingerprint scanner.