Huawei Y5 Lite has been unveiled as the company’s next Android Go smartphone.
The new model sits after the Y3 (2018) which has been launched back in May last year as Huawei’s first Android Go version. Among other entry-level specifications, the Huawei Y5 Lite comes with an 18:9 display panel and comes with an 8-megapixel rear camera sensor. The smartphone also has 1GB of RAM and a quad-core MediaTek SoC. Huawei has also provided Android 8.1 Oreo (Go edition) on the Y5 Lite, although some users may be anticipating Android 9 Lite (Go edition). The smartphone has officially been launched in Pakistan.
The Huawei Y5 Lite price in Pakistan was set at PKR 16,499 (approximately Rs. 8,200) for its lone 1GB RAM/ 16GB storage version. The smartphone comes from Black and Blue color choices.
Details regarding the global launch of this Huawei Y5 Lite are yet be announced officially. Nevertheless, considering its cost, the smart phone is likely to arrive in emerging markets such as India and Indonesia in the coming future.
Underneath the hood, there is a quad-core MediaTek MT6739 SoC, paired with 1GB of RAM.
Huawei has supplied an 8-megapixel camera detector in the rear of this Y5 Lite that supports a panorama style and comes along with an LED flash. The rear detector comes with an f/2.0 aperture and autofocus (phase detection autofocus). For selfies, the smart phone includes a 5-megapixel front camera detector along with an f/2.2 aperture. The front-facing sensor also supports a Selfie Toning attribute.
The Huawei Y5 Lite has 16GB of inbuilt storage that is expandable via microSD card (around 256GB). Concerning connectivity, the smart phone includes 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB, plus a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors on board include an autofocus, ambient light sensor, and a proximity sensor.