The Huawei Y7 Prime 2019 smartphone, that was launched by Huawei Mobile Kenya in January, is now available for sale at Ksh. 17,999. The phone is the successor to the Y7 Prime 2018 that was launched in this market in 2018.

The Huawei Y7 Prime 2019 comes with a 6.26 inch (1520 x 720 pixels) Dewdrop HD+ IPS touchscreen, octa-core Qualcomm SoC Snapdragon 450, 3GB RAM, 32GB Internal Storage. The storage is expandable to 512GB via MicroSD. It also has dual SIM with dual 4G and a dedicated memory card slot.

It also has dual rear cameras i.e. 13 Megapixels with AI camera + 2 Megapixels. It also comes with Master AI that is able to recognize 22 categories of objects and scenes when you are taking pictures. The selfie camera is 16 Megapixels. The battery is a non-removable 4000mAh one which Huawei claims can go for 48 hours on medium use on a single charge.

Huawei Y7

The phone comes in three colours i.e. Aurora Blue, Midnight Black, and Coral Red. It being Valentine’s Day, the Coral Red version is a perfect gift to buy for your loved one ;-).

Additionally, the company has partnered with Lipa Later to allow customers to buy the Y7 Prime 2019 and pay in installments. No deposit is required and the installments start from as low as Ksh. 2,600.

The phone is available for sale on Jumia, Kilimall, Masoko and in offline retail outlets. Buy the phone online here

Huawei Y7 Prime 2019 Specifications

Network: 2G/3G/4G
Dimensions: 6.26 x 3.03 x 0.32 inches
Weight: 168 grams
SIM: Dual SIM Nano-SIM
Screen: 6.26 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Screen resolution: 720 x 1520 pixels, 19:9 ratio (~269 ppi density)
Rear camera: Dual cameras 13 Megapixels + 2 Megapixels with depth sensor, LED flash, HDR, panorama
Selfie camera: Single 16 Megapixels with HDR
OS: Android 8.1 (Oreo) + EMUI 8.2
Chipset: Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450 (14 nm)
CPU: Octa-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU: Adreno 506
Internal storage: 32 GB, upgradable via microSD, up to 512 GB
Battery: Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh battery
Other features: FM radio, Sensors, Fingerprint, accelerometer, proximity + compass
Colours: Aurora Blue, Midnight Black, and Coral Red.