Huawei Y6 ProKsh 17000
- 4G/LTE Network
- Quad-core processor pared up with decent RAM (2GB)
- Good battery with impressive fast charge
- Device can work as a power bank to charge other devices
- The battery is not user replaceable
- A bit thick
Huawei, the Chinese giant telecom firm are cementing their position as one of the biggest players in the Kenyan market right now. With the release of the Huawei Y6 Pro consumers can now enjoy the benefits of a high-end phone at a cost-friendly price. Released together with the GR3 and GR5, this economical Huawei phones with magnificent features also goes by the names Huawei Enjoy 5/ Huawei Honor Play 5X. So what makes the Huawei Y6 Pro special?
The phone measures 143.1×71.8×9.7 mm and comes in Gold, white and Gray colors. It has a premium metal frame with a back panel that is textured and weighs about 160 g. This weight can be attributed to its thickness and the permanently sealed momentous battery. It also comes with a 5 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 720×1280 pixels and a pixel density of 294 ppi. This screen size makes it good for big screen lovers and those who would prefer a gadget that fits in the pocket.
The 16GB internal memory it comes with and which is expandable to 128GB via a microSD allows the storage of huge data without running out of memory anytime soon. At the back of the phone is a 13 MP primary camera with a LED flash. For the selfies and video calls, there is a 5MP front camera near the phone’s earpiece.
The Huawei Y6 pro runs on Android OS, v5.1.1 (lollipop). It is an improvement of the versions released before it. It comes with fixed bugs and improved device protection when the phone is stolen. To run efficiently and effectively, the phone is powered by a MediaTek MT6735p chipset with a 1.3 GHz quad-core cortex-A53 processor. It also comes with a 2GB RAM.
Huawei Y6 Pro Highlight features
The Huawei Y6 Pro battery has got to be one of the best features of this phone. The phone packs a 4000 mAh non-removable Li-Po battery. With this gadget, you no longer need to worry about recharging as a single full charge could serve you for days. The phone also comes with reverse charging and fast charging capabilities. The problem some may argue is the removal or replacement of this non-removal battery should the need arise. All-in-all, there are only a handful of good phones with such a powerful battery going for such a price.
Power saving technology
When your phone remains with 10% of charge then you know it is only a matter of time before it goes off. Well, that doesn’t apply with this gadget. Its power saving technology enables it to last up to twenty-four hours with only 10% of charge remaining.
The phone features dual-SIM slots, WIFI, GPS, USB OTG, global 4G LTE support and Bluetooth 4.0. This offers the user a connectivity experience like never before.
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It is hard to believe one can own a phone of such quality at the cost of less than Ksh. 20,000. With an approximate price tag of ksh.17000, it beats many phones at that price range. Its powerful battery, superior camera, unique design, powerful processor gives you the taste of what Huawei can do.
Huawei Y6 Pro Specs Sheet
|General Features||Sim Type||Dual SIM (GSM + LTE), Dual standby|
|2G Network||GSM – 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|3G Network||HSDPA 850/ 900/ 1900/ 2100|
|Input Type||Touch Screen|
|Call Features||3G Calling, Call Conference|
|Camera||Primary||13 MP, 4126 х 3096 pixels|
|Video Recording||720p@30fps (HD)|
|Other Camera Features||Geo-tagging, autofocus, touchfocus, face/smile detection, Panorama, HDR|
|Memory & Storage||RAM||2 GB|
|External||Support MicroSD up to 128 GB|
|Data & Connectivity||GPRS/Edge||Yes|
|3G||HSPA 42.1/5.76 Mbps|
|4G||LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Hotspot|
|USB Connection||MicroUSB v2.0, OTG Support|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS|
|MultiMedia||Video Player||Yes, Supports MP4/DivX/H.264/MPEG|
|Audio Player||Yes, Supports MP3/AAC/APE/AMR/WAV/MID/OGG|
|Body||Dimensions||143.1 x 71.8 x 9.7 mm (5.63 x 2.82 x 0.38 inches)|
|Weight||160 g (5.64 oz)|
|Display||Size||5.0 inches (~296 ppi pixel density)|
|Resolution||720 x 1280 pixels (HD)|
|Type||IPS Capacitive touchscreen|
|Battery||Type||Li-Po 4000 mAh battery (Non-removable) with Fast Charging|
|Talk time||18 hours (2G)|
|Life span approx.||12-18 Months|
|Platform||OS||Android v5.1 (Lollipop) with EMUI 3.0|
|Processor||1.3 GHz quad-core Cortex-A53|
|Other Features||Sensors||Light Sensor, Accelerometer, proximity|
|Messaging||SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM|
|Colors||White, Gold, Gray|
|Additional Features||Document viewer, Photo editor/viewer, Memo/ Voice memo/dial/commands|