Huawei Y5 (2017) Price & Specs in Malaysia July, 2019

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Chinese smartphone giants, Huawei first entered the high-end smartphone scene in 2012 and they are unlikely to leave anytime soon with their recent achievement. Huawei has just announced that they have shipped more than 10 million copies of their flagship Huawei P9 and P9 Plus’ worldwide – making them the first models in Huawei’s inventory to achieve this remarkable feat. Despite a slow international market in terms of smartphone sales in 2016, this impressive result has proven that Huawei’s decision to invest in international markets is paying off handsomely. The announcement was made by Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) in a press release released at the end of December 2016.

Chinese smartphone giants, Huawei first entered the high-end smartphone scene in 2012 and they are unlikely to leave anytime soon with their recent achievement. Huawei has just announced that they have shipped more than 10 million copies of their flagship Huawei P9 and P9 Plus’ worldwide – making them the first models in Huawei’s inventory to achieve this remarkable feat. Despite a slow international market in terms of smartphone sales in 2016, this impressive result has proven that Huawei’s decision to invest in international markets is paying off handsomely. The announcement was made by Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) in a press release released at the end of December 2016.


The smartphone industry is ever evolving, with manufacturers constantly introducing new features to impress consumers and gain an upper hand on competitors. One of these features that has successfully gained the attention of consumers is the inclusion of watermarks on pictures taken by the smartphone’s camera.

The smartphone industry is ever evolving, with manufacturers constantly introducing new features to impress consumers and gain an upper hand on competitors. One of these features that has successfully gained the attention of consumers is the inclusion of watermarks on pictures taken by the smartphone’s camera.


Huawei first released the Huawei P8 with its lower cost sibling, the Huawei P8 Lite in 2015. However, the Chinese firm decided to revive the P8 Lite by releasing an upgraded and more powerful 2017 version of the smartphone. What does the 2017 edition of the P8 Lite offer to its users? Over the years, Huawei has proven that they are able to produce good-quality smartphones and the P8 Lite 2017 is no exception.

Huawei first released the Huawei P8 with its lower cost sibling, the Huawei P8 Lite in 2015. However, the Chinese firm decided to revive the P8 Lite by releasing an upgraded and more powerful 2017 version of the smartphone. What does the 2017 edition of the P8 Lite offer to its users? Over the years, Huawei has proven that they are able to produce good-quality smartphones and the P8 Lite 2017 is no exception.


Huawei Y5 (2017) Specs

Release Date in Malaysia
ModelY5 2017
DateDec 2017
Processor
Processor frequency1.4 GHz
Processor familyMediaTek
Processor modelMT6737T
Processor architectureARM Cortex-A53
Processor cores4
Display
Display diagonal12.7 cm (5")
Display resolution1280 x 720 pixels
TouchscreenYes
Orientation sensorYes
Screen shapeFlat
Display typeIPS
Display number of colours16 million colours
Aspect ratio16:9
Touch technologyMulti-touch
Touchscreen typeCapacitive
Pixel density294 ppi
Second displayNo
Ports & interfaces
USB portYes
USB connector typeMicro-USB
Headphone connectivity3.5 mm
Weight & dimensions
Weight150 g
Width72 mm
Depth8.35 mm
Height143.8 mm
Networking
SIM card capabilityDual SIM
3GYes
Wi-FiYes
2G standardsGSM
3G standardsUMTS
BluetoothYes
Wi-Fi standards802.11b,802.11g,Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Bluetooth version4.0
Tethering (modem-mode)Yes
Storage
RAM capacity2 GB
Internal storage capacity16 GB
Compatible memory cardsMicroSD (TransFlash)
Maximum memory card size128 GB
USB mass storageYes
Navigation
Position locationYes
Assisted GPS (A-GPS)Yes
GLONASSYes
Software
PlatformAndroid
Operating system installedAndroid 6.0
Camera
Rear camera typeSingle camera
Rear camera flashYes
Auto focusYes
Rear camera resolution (numeric)8 MP
Front camera typeSingle camera
Front camera resolution (numeric)5 MP
Video recordingYes
Flash typeLED
GeotaggingYes
Battery
Battery capacity3000 mAh
Design
Form factorBar
Product colourBlue,White

Reviews of Huawei Y5 (2017)

goodgearguide.com.au
Reviewed on 2017-09-21
Easy Key, Camera is feature rich and decent for the price
Performance often drags, Mediocre battery life
While the steady encroachment of fresh Chinese brands like Huawei and more-recently OnePlus into the territory usually reserved for Apple and Samsung has been fascinating to watch unfold, it's been equally tantalising to watch these brands shake up the bu...
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gadgetguy.com.au
Reviewed on 2017-09-01
Very low cost, adequate all round performance, camera better than it should be for this price, expandable memory
No OTG or Miracast, not suitable for games, auto screen setting too dim
Let's say you fall on hard times and even though you'd really like one of those Huawei P10 phones with their award winning Leica cameras and what not… $200 is the most money you can pull together. As it happens, Huawei's Y5 2017 costs just $199. Let's se...
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