Beirut, 20th July 2020 – Huawei Consumer Business Group today announced the launch of two new entrants to Y series, the HUAWEI Y6p and the Huawei Y5p, in Lebanon. This line-up of the Y Series brings together the technological prowess of Huawei’s premium devices, and offers them at competitive price points. With these smartphones, Huawei is aiming to revolutionize the entry-level segment by bringing in a plethora of remarkable features packed in each device.
The Huawei Y6p, packs a large 5,000mAh battery and a 13MP Triple Camera that lets users capture their best moments in superb detail, while the 3GB of RAM ensures smooth performance complete with 64GB of solid storage. Additionally, the 6.3-inch HUAWEI Dewdrop Display offers an expansive area for consuming entertainment. HUAWEI Y6p comes in three distinct colourways – Phantom Purple, Emerald Green and Midnight Black – echoing the diversity of today’s vibrant youth.
As for the Huawei Y5p, it delivers outstanding value with a 5.45-inch FullView Display and in a striking new design offered in three colourways. The feature-rich smartphone is a reliable companion for any youth with 32GB of storage and a large 3020mAh (typical value) battery, while the 8MP rear camera ensures their best moments can be captured and shared among friends with ease.
Flagship-grade battery & Performance
Embedded in the HUAWEI Y6p is a large 5000mAh battery that works in harmony with Huawei’s proprietary Power Saving mode to support even the most demanding power users with an extraordinary battery life. On a single charge, the HUAWEI Y6p can provide up to 32 hours of video playback. Reverse charging transforms the smartphone into a high-capacity power bank, allowing users to take full advantage of the massive battery to charge other devices, even when it is used as an external storage for another smartphone.
Inside the HUAWEI Y6p offers 3GB RAM to support multi-tasking demands, and includes 64GB of internal storage for media and apps. Also available is an optional expansion slot that supports up to 512GB of additional storage via microSD. It runs on a powerful MTK Helio P22 octa-core processor providing all-round performance across productivity and entertainment use cases.
The HUAWEI Y5p is powered by an octa-core processor and equipped to adequately handle everyday tasks with extreme efficiency. This performance synergises with the 32GB of internal storage to cover the data storage needs of average users. For power users or those with a diverse taste in music or games, an expansion slot as part of the dual SIM card tray lets users expand storage by up to 512GB. Users can casually use the smartphone throughout the day thanks to large 3020mAh battery embedded within.
An incredible photography Experience
HUAWEI Y6p features a Triple Camera that comprises a 13MP main camera, 5MP wide angle camera and a 2MP depth camera. Instead of working in silos, the three cameras synergise with each other to capture stunning photos in various scenarios including wide angle photography and natural bokeh effects. An 8MP front camera is augmented with advanced beautification algorithms, offering custom options that help users capture gorgeous selfies.
The Huawei Y5p comes with an 8MP rear camera including an f/2.0 large aperture for improved light intake and generating gorgeous photos. The phone supports HDR Mode, which superimposes multiple frames into a composite image that features better dynamic range. On the front is a 5MP Selfie Camera for capturing stunning selfies that are instantly social-media ready. The front camera also supports Face Unlock to facilitate a smooth and convenient device unlock experience.
Running EMUI 10.1, the latest version of Huawei’s Android-based custom operating system, both the HUAWEI Y6p and Y5p come with a range of system optimisations and intuitive features that enhance the user experience. The HUAWEI EROFS on EMUI 10.1 improves random read speed and response rate.
Expansive display and contemporary colours
Browsing the internet and watching videos are made more immersive with the 6.3-inch HUAWEI Dewdrop Display with a HD+ resolution of 1600×720. Its unobtrusive notch accommodates the front camera while ensuring a minimal visual footprint. Bezels are also made slimmer to make full use of the form factor and deliver the maximum display area with an 88.4 per cent screen-to-body ratio. The HUAWEI Y6p comes in a streamlined body featuring naturally curved edges..
The HUAWEI Y5p is equipped with a 5.45-inch FullView Display that offers an expansive viewing space. Featuring narrow bezels on the two sides, the 18:9 HD+ (1440×720) panel provides an optimal experience that is especially suited for consuming multimedia content, while allowing it to remain highly compact. The Arc design complements the form factor to ensure a comfortable grip even over long periods of one-handed use. The HUAWEI Y5p is available in three colours: Midnight Black, Phantom Blue and Mint Green.
HUAWEI Y6p and Y5p have pre-installed with AppGallery. On Huawei’s official app marketplace, users can download a wide selection of global and localised apps, and enjoy a rich library of quality entertainment media on HUAWEI Video, HUAWEI Music and HUAWEI Reader, with new content from top providers being added on a continuous basis.
About Huawei Consumer BG
Huawei’s products and services are available in more than 170 countries and are used by a third of the world’s population. Fourteen R&D centres have been set up in the United States, Germany, Sweden, Russia, India and China. Huawei Consumer BG is one of Huawei’s three business units and covers smartphones, PC and tablets, wearables and cloud services, etc. Huawei’s global network is built on over 32 years of expertise in the telecom industry and is dedicated to delivering the latest technological advances to consumers around the world.