Huawei has silently launched a new smartphone called the Huawei Y7a in Asian and Latin American markets. The key highlights of the Huawei Y7a include a large-sized punch-hole display, a 48-megapixel quad-camera setup, and a big battery with fast charging support.
The Huawei Y7a houses an IPS LCD screen of 6.67 inches that produces a tall aspect ratio of 20:9 and a Full HD+ resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels. The handset is loaded with EMUI 10.1 skinned Android 10 OS and Huawei’s AppGallery. It does not come with Google’s apps and services.
The Kirin 710A chipset is at the helm of the Huawei Y7a. In Latin America, the Chinese firm is selling the 4 GB RAM + 64 GB ROM edition of the smartphone. In other regions, the phone comes with 4 GB of RAM and 128 GB of built-in storage. There is a microSD card slot on the device for more storage.
The Huawei Y7a has a front-facing camera of 8-megapixel with f/2.0 aperture. The rectangle-shaped camera module placed on the backside of the phone features a 48-megapixel primary shooter with f/1.8 aperture, a 120-degree 8-megapixel ultrawide lens with f/2.4 aperture, a 2-megapixel depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture, and a 2-megapixel macro shooter with f/2.4 aperture.
The Huawei Y7a has a 5,000mAh battery that comes with 22.5W fast charging support. The other specs of the phone include dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, USB-C, and a 3.5mm audio jack. The phone also features a side-facing fingerprint reader.
Huawei Y7a Specifications
- 2G bands: GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
- 3G bands: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
- 4G bands: 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41
- Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A
- Announced: 2020, October 21
- Status: Exp. release 2020, October 30
- Dimensions: 165.7 x 76.9 x 9.3 mm (6.52 x 3.03 x 0.37 in)
- Weight: 206 g (7.27 oz)
- Colors: Crush Green, Blush Gold, Midnight Black
- SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Type: IPS LCD
- Size: 6.67 inches, 107.4 cm2 (~84.3% screen-to-body ratio)
- Resolution: 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~395 ppi density)
- Android 10, EMUI 10.1, no Google Play Services
- Chipset: Kirin 710A (14 nm)
- CPU: Octa-core (4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)
- GPU: Mali-G51 MP4
- RAM: 4GB
- Internal Storage: 64GB, 128GB
- Memory Card slot: microSDXC
- Main Camera: Quad
- 48 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2.0″, 0.8µm, PDAF
- 8 MP, f/2.4, 120˚ (ultrawide)
- 2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
- 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
- Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
- Video: [email protected], [email protected]
- Selfie Camera: Single – 8 MP, f/2.0
- Features: HDR
- Video: [email protected]
- Radio: No
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- Audio 3.5mm jack: Yes
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Bluetooth: 5.1, A2DP, LE
- GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
- NFC: No
- USB: USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go
- Sensors: Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity
- Battery Type and Capacity: Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable
- Charging: Fast charging 22.5W
Huawei Y7a Price and Availability
The Huawei Y7A comes in colors like Crush Green, Blush Gold, and Midnight Black. The 128 GB variant that is available in Malaysia is priced at RM 799 (~$193).