Huawei Y3 (2018) Specifications, Features and Price

Huawei has finally joined the Android Go bandwagon, following the likes of Asus, HMD and alcatel. The Zambian division of the company just showcased its first Go device, called Huawei Y3 (2018).

Huawei Y3 (2018) features a 5” screen with a regular 16:9 ratio and resolution of 480 x 854 pixels. The phone is powered by the Mediatek MT6737M, coupled with 1 GB RAM and 8 GB storage, There are two cameras on board – an 8MP snapper with AF and LED on the back and a 2MP fixed-focus one on the front.

Huawei Zambia is yet to reveal the price of the phone, but it is expected to be around $100 since the Nokia 1 with similar specs and Android Oreo (Go Edition) costs around $85 in India

The device is also official in Ghana. Perhaps availability will be extended to other countries. If you are new to Android Go, you can find all you need to know about it HERE.


Huawei Y3 2018 Specifications

Network Properties

  • 2G: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 900 / 1800 MHz
  • 3G: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 2100 MHz
  • 4G: LTE unspecified frequency bands
  • Data Speed: HSPA, LTE

SIM Type & Count

  • Dual Micro-SIM

Operating System/Skin

  • Android Oreo (Go edition)

Design & Build

  • Dimensions: 145.1 x 73.7 x 9.45 mm
  • Weight: 170 g
  • Build: Plastic
  • Colours: White, Grey, Gold


  • Type: IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Size: 5.0 inches, 68.9 cm2 (64.4% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution: 480 x 854 pixels, 16:9 ratio (196 ppi density)
  • Multitouch: Yes


  • Chipset: Mediatek MT6737M
  • CPU: Quad-core 1.1 GHz Cortex-A53
  • GPU: Mali-T720MP2
  • RAM: 1GB
  • Internal Storage: 8GB
  • External Storage: microSD, up to 128 GB (dedicated slot)
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  • Rear: 8 MP, f/2.0, autofocus, LED flash
  • Features: Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection
  • Video: 720p@30fps
  • Front-facing: 2 MP


  • Music Support: MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player
  • Video Support: MP4/H.264 player
  • FM Radio: Yes
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm jack: Yes


  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
  • Bluetooth: v4.0
  • GPS: Yes
  • USB: microUSB v2.0


  • Sensors: Accelerometer, proximity
  • Messaging: SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
  • Browser: HTML5
  • Document viewer
  • Photo/video editor


  • Charging: Regular
  • Battery Type and Capacity: Non-removable Li-Ion 2280 mAh battery

Announcement & Availability

  • Announced: May 9, 2018
  • Availability: May, 2018


  • Launched Price: $100

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