Photo Credit: GSM Arena
Photo Credit: GSM Arena

Following the launch of the the Huawei Y3 (2017) and Y7 smartphones earlier this month, the Shenzhen-based smartphone markers, Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd, on Wednesday launched another smartphone to its Y-series; the Huawei Y6 (2017).

While the new smartphone still runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow, some of the major highlight features includes a 13MP rear camera tagged with dual-LED flash and a 3000mAh battery. According to the firm, the smartphone will be made available in White, Gold, and Gray color variants. And even though loyal Huawei smartphone holders would wish to have one of these, the firm hasn’t named the pricing and the availability as of yet.

Spec-wise: The dual-SIM runs EMUI 4.1 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow, sports a 5-inch HD display, powered by a quad-core MediaTek MT6737T processor clocked at 1.4GHz coupled with 2GB of RAM, 13MP and 5MP rear and front cameras respectively, and both cameras have been tagged with flash support.

In addition, the Huawei Y6 (2017) also comes packed with 16GB internal memory with an expansion microSD card slot. Whereas in terms of connectivity, the smartphone offers options including 4G connectivity, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.0, and GPS. The sensors on the smartphone include accelerometer, proximity sensor, compass, and ambient light sensor.

Notably, looking at the perspective in comparison with the hybrid dual-SIM Huawei Y7, the Y7 runs EMUI 5.1 based on Android 7.0 Nougat and sports a 5.5-inch HD display with 2.5D glass on top and is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 435 SoC coupled with 2GB of RAM.