Huawei Y6 Prime 2019 - Specifications, Price, Pros and Cons

The Huawei Y6 Prime 2019 was launched in the first quarter of 2019, after the successful launch of the Y7 2019 and Y9 2019. The Y6 Prime 2019 is very very sleek and uses Huawei Dewdrop Screen that refers to a narrow bezel with a high screen ratio, and a narrow notch shaped screen.

The device is very affordable with all the features you expected in 2019. It also blocks out harmful blue light and it is TÜV Rheinland certified. This HUAWEI Y6 2019 is a vivid example and a meaningful breakthrough that shows that 2019 cheap and affordable devices no longer sucks. This is a huge improvement.

Huawei Y6 Prime 2019 - Specification Summary
  • Network: 2G | 3G | 4G LTE
  • SIM Type: Dual Nano SIM
  • Display Size: 6.09 inches Dewdrop Display
  • Resolution: 720 x 1520 pixels HD
  • Dimension: 152.2mm x 73mm x 7.9mm
  • Operating System: XOS 5.0 based on Android™ 9 Pie
  • Processor: Mediatek’s Helio P22 SoC, Cortex-A53, 2.2 GHz Quad-Core
  • Ram: 2GB
  • Internal Storage: 32GB 
  • Card slot: MicroSD expansion up to 128GB
  • Front Camera: 32MP Selfie Camera
  • Rear Camera: 13MP+8MP+2MP Triple Rear Camera
  • Battery: 4000mAh non-removable battery capacity
  • Weight: 141 grams
Huawei Y6 Prime 2019 - Design and Display

The Huawei Y6 Prime 2019 comes with a 6.09-inch HD+ IPS Screen. This wide screen with a 87% screen-to-body ratio provides a greater view for your videos, photos and favourite books. The device also blocks out harmful blue light and it is TÜV Rheinland certified.

The device is beautiful designed with a 73.5mm x 156.28 mm x 8.0 mm dimension and weighs 150g (including the battery). The Y6 Prime 2019 is very sleek and fit perfectly in hand, it is also available in three different color variants (Midnight Black, Sapphire Blue, Amber Brown) giving you the choice to choice. But, I personally love the Amber Brown color design.

The device follows the traditional design model that we have seen in many smartphone in 2019, at the side is the volume up and down and under the volume bottom is the power bottom, at the back is the 13MP camera positioned vertically at the top. While at the center, close to the top is the fingerprint reader. It also has a dedicated slot for Micro SD card.

And at the bottom is the MicroUSB port for charging the device and the speaker.

Huawei Y6 Prime 2019 - Performance, Storage and Camera

The device is well equipped to offer the user an improved performance that users crave for at an affordable price. The 12nm chipset and 2G Ram + 32 GB internal storage with an expandable large memory up to 512GB, the HUAWEI Y6 Prime 2019 can store all of your content and has the ability to multitask smoothly.

The device can withstand heavy usage, a nice option for gamers and good for online video streaming. The device offers a good performance without any nagging or slowing. The performance is further enhanced by the EMUI 9.0 running on the latest Android 9.0 OS, this OS is a smart, simple and intuitive software upgrade that added system speed enhancements with an intelligent Phone Manager that help to deliver an overall smoother experience.

As for the camera, the Y6 Prime 2019 has a 13MP back camera with an 8MP at the front. The 8MP front facing camera is paired up with an advanced Selfie Toning Flash 2.0, a front flash toning light assisted by screen light, enables you to capture a true, natural and accurate portrait even in low light conditions.

And the 13MP rear camera has a wide f/1.8 aperture lens that lets in 50% more light to enhance the quality and clarity in your low-light shots. The device also protects your information with face unlocking and a fingerprint scanner.

Huawei Y6 Prime 2019 - Battery and Connectivity

The HUAWEI Y6 Prime 2019 leverages a normal 3020mAh battery capacity with an intelligent battery optimization to help the device last longer. The software with hardware synergy works together to keep your phone going all day long and does not support fast charge.

The connectivity options includes, 4G LTE, Bluetooth, Micro USB, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi Hot Spot. And it also has Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Gravity sensor, Fingerprint sensor and SAR sensor.

Huawei Y6 Prime 2019 - Price and Availability

Huawei Y6 Prime 2019 price ranges between 42,000 Naira to 45,000 Naira, currently the device is available for order in Nigeria is currently on sale on online malls and offline. The price may deffer depending on where you are buying the device from but the difference is not going to be much.

As at the time of this post, the device is on sale on Jumia Nigeria at 43,900 Naira.

Huawei Y6 Prime 2019 - Pros
  • Lots of internal storage, with 32GB can also be expandable upto 512GB
  • The 4G LTE has a faster browsing and download speed as compared to 3G
  • Beautiful and sleek
  • Has a good performance, capable of withstanding heavy usage and multitasking without nagging
  • Very secured with both face lock and fingerprint scanner
Huawei Y6 Prime 2019 - Cons
  • 3020mAH battery capacity is not that encouraging, the battery should have been 4000 at least
  • Had the device been 3GB Ram size it would have been more better
  • Has a single back camera, we have been seen double and triple cameras in 2019
Finally, the device is a good one and if Huawei is you choice you can go for it. Personally, I would go for the Infinix Hot S4 instead of the Huawei Y6 Prime 2019.

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