Huawei Y5 Lite Android Go Smartphone with 5.45-inch FullView Display Goes Official

Huawei Y5 Lite Android Go Smartphone with 5.45-inch FullView Display Goes Official

Huawei Y5 Lite Android Go Smartphone with 5.45-inch FullView Display Goes Official

by January 4, 2019

Huawei Y5 LiteChina-based smartphone maker Huawei has launched its second Android Go smartphone dubbed as Huawei Y5 Lite, the first one being Huawei Y3 that was launched in May 2018. The handset was launched in Pakistan and comes with a trimmed down version of Android Oreo OS along with a bunch of Android Go apps out of the box. However, being an entry-level phone, it has very basic features.

Huawei Y5 Lite Pricing Details

The Huawei Y5 Lite price in Pakistan has been set at PKR 16,499 which is approximately Rs. 8,200 for the lone 1GB RAM + 16GB inbuilt storage variant. There are two colour options available for the interested buyers- Blue and Black.

Huawei Y5 Lite Features and Specifications

The Huawei Y5 Lite comes equipped with a 5.45-inch HD+ IPS FullView Display panel along with 720 x 1440 pixel screen resolution, a 295ppi pixel density and an aspect ratio fo 18:9. Under the hood, there’s a quad-core MediaTek MT6739 SoC to keep things ticking. In terms of memory, there’s 1GB of RAM and 16GB of onboard storage which is expandable up to 256GB via a dedicated microSD card. The dual-SIM phone runs Android 8.1 Oreo (Go edition) out of the box along with Huawei’s EMUI 8.0 skin loaded on top and is fueled by a 3,020mAh capacity battery.

In terms of optics, you’ll find an 8-megapixel rear camera with an f/2.0 aperture, support for LED flash and panorama mode. The front hosts a 5-megapixel camera with an f/2.2 aperture for selfies and video calls. The front camera also has Selfie Toning feature and fixed focal length support.

  • 5.45-inch HD+ IPS FullView Display
  • 720 x 1440 pixels
  • 18:9 aspect ratio
  • MediaTek MT6739 SoC
  • 1GB of RAM
  • 16GB onboard storage (256GB expandable)
  • Android 8.1 Oreo (Go edition)
  • EMUI 8.0
  • 8-megapixel rear camera
  • 5-megapixel front camera
  • 3,020mAh battery capacity

For connectivity purpose, the Huawei Y5 Lite features 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The dimensions of the phone are 146.5 x 70.9 x 8.3 mm.

Huawei has not yet revealed any details about the global launch of the Huawei Y5 Lite, however the smartphone is likely to hit the emerging markets such as India and Indonesia very soon. Stay tuned!

In related news, Huawei announced that it will be launching its latest mid-segment smartphone in India dubbed as Huawei Y9 (2019). The launch date is set as 7th January and the phone will be sold exclusively via Amazon.in.