Huawei has launched the Nova Y60 in South Africa. It is a mid-range smartphone that comes with key specs like a tall aspect ratio, a 13-megapixel triple camera unit, big internal storage, and a large battery.
The Huawei Nova Y60 is built around a 6.6-inch IPS LCD TFT screen that produces an HD+ resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels. An 8-megapixel camera with an f/2.0 aperture can be found in the teardrop notch of the display.
The squarish camera module available on its rear has a 13-megapixel primary camera with an f/1.8 aperture, a 5-megapixel ultrawide shooter, a 2-megapixel depth helper, and an LED flash unit.
The Nova Y60 is preinstalled with EMUI 11.0.1 based Android 11, and it is powered by the Helio P35 chip. The device offers 4 GB of RAM, 64 GB of storage, and a microSD card slot. It is backed by a 5,000mAh battery.
The Y60 features a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. For audiophiles, it comes equipped with Histen 6.1 audio technology. The device offers other features like dual SIM support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, a USB-C port, and a 3.5mm audio jack.
Huawei Nova Y60 Specifications
Chipset: MediaTek Helio P35 MT6765
CPU: 2.35GHz Octacore
GPU: PowerVR GE8320
Display: 6.6 inch, HD + 1600 x 720, 20:9, TFT LCD (IPS)
Storage: 64GB (support MicroSD up to 512GB)
Main camera: Triple
- 13 MP (main, f/1.8)
- 5 MP (ultra-wide angle, f/2.2)
- 2 MP (macro, f/2.4)
Front camera: 8 MP, f/2.2
OS: Android 10 (EMUI 11.0.1)
Dimension: 165.26 × 76.02 × 9.2 mm
Battery: 5000mAh (5V/2A, 10W)
Colors: Black, Crush Green
WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n, 2.4 GHz
USB: USB Type- C
Audio 3.5mm jack: Yes
Fingerprint sensor: Yes, (side)
Face ID: Yes
SIM: Dual SIM (NanoSIM)
- 2G bands: GSM Bands 2 / 3 / 5 / 8 (850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz)
- 3G bands: WCDMA Bands 1 / 2 / 4 / 5 / 8
- 4G bands:
- FDD LTE Bands 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 7 / 8 / 20 / 26 / 66
- TDD LTE Bands 38 / 40 / 41
Huawei Nova Y60 Price and Availability
The Huawei Nova Y60 is priced at ZAR 3,099 (~$207) in South Africa. It comes in Black and Crush Green colors. There is no word on whether this device will be made available in other markets.