Huawei came up with an impressive mid-range smartphone when it launched its Y9 Prime in August 2019. Right after entering the tech world, the phone took the market by storm, as it packs a range of innovative features, making it stand out from the rest of the phones in competition. Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 has created a lot of buzz with its cool new flagship worthy features, such as the ultra full-view display, 16-MP pop-up selfie camera, the triple camera setup on the back, large storage paired with a huge battery, all at an affordable price!
Display & Design
It comes with 6.59 inches IPS FHD+ multitouch screen with a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 aspect ratio and a pixel density of 391 PPI. The IPS technology is amongst the industry-leading LCD technologies in the world. As for the design, the phone looks pretty much like other iterations in the Y-series but still, there are a few distinguishing features that make the phone distinct, like the ultra-full view display of the phone, the glossy finish on the rear, its camera bump and the addition of a new colour option i.e. Emerald Green. Other colours to choose from are Midnight Black and Sapphire Blue. You will find a 3.5mm audio jack on the phone as well as a USB Type C slot.
Platform & RAM
Rocking an Octa-core Hisilicon Kirin 710f processor paired with a 4GB of RAM, the phone offers decent performance, without lags and glitches. Running on Android 9.0 (Pie) operating system, it uses a Mali-G51 MP4 GPU for gaming.
There is a triple camera setup on the rear and a single front selfie camera. Rear setup includes a 16 MP camera with an aperture of f/1.8 along with a second 2 MP snapper with f/2.4 depth sensor and a third 8 MP ultra-wide-angle camera, rather than a telephoto.The front selfie camera is a breath of fresh air as the pop-out, all-screen design makes for larger screen size and better viewing experience. The selfie camera has a 16 MP sensor and features options like 3D Portrait Lighting for fans of diverse photographic effects, delivering studio-quality portraits and selfies anytime you want them.
Storage & Battery
The phone comes with 64GB and 128GB internal storage options, that can be expanded up to 512 GB via a microSD card. Having a massive 6.59″ screen and a motorized camera module requires a lot of juice. To keep you powered throughout the day, the phone comes with a large 4,000 mAh battery capacity. It also packs an AI Power Management system for better performance.
Connectivity & Sensors
The phone features WIFI, Bluetooth, GPS, 3G and 4G connectivity options. You will find the accelerometer. compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, light and proximity sensors on the Y9 Prime 2019.
What's in the Box
The phone comes with a 10W charger, a USB-C cable, standard earphones, a silicone protective case, a SIM ejection tool, and a quick start guide. How thoughtful of the manufacturers to include a protective case, as it gets quite difficult to find one for newly launched phones.