Huawei Y8p and Huawei Y6p are now available for sale in major Kenya stores. The Huawei Y8p which bets on super night photography goes for Ksh 24,999 while the Huawei Y6p which has bets on its superior battery goes for Ksh 14,999.
The two smartphones will come with a Bluetooth headset as a free gift for the first one week. Huawei Y8p comes with with 48MP AI Triple Camera setup, solid performance with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage and an impressive 6.3-inch OLED Huawei Dewdrop Display. While the HUAWEI Y6p packs a 13MP main camera, 3GB of RAM and a big 6.3-inch HUAWEI Dewdrop display, the key feature here is actually its 5000mAh battery.
The HUAWEI Y8p boasts a 48MP AI Triple Camera that boasts a 48MP main camera, 8MP wide-angle camera and a 2MP depth camera for bokeh effects. However, the highlight of this camera lies in its low light shooting capabilities thanks to its support for the Super Night Photography. The HUAWEI Y8p’s camera setup uses its 1/2-inch sensor for better light sensitivity that improves brightness and details, while the on board AI helps in stabilizing the shot, resulting in a perfectly lit photo even in low-light conditions. On the other hand, users can enjoy taking wide angle shots with the 8MP wide-angle camera that boasts a 120 degree field of view that makes wide scenic shots and group photos easier to take, without having to crop anything or anyone out.
The HUAWEI Y6p’s large 5000mAh battery large enough to provide up to 32 hours of video playback or even 20 hours of Internet surfing on a single charge. It is further supported by the Huawei Power Saving mode to support more power. In addition to this, the HUAWEI Y6p can also function as a power bank to charge other devices and even act as a backup storage for other devices.
Both HUAWEI Y8p and HUAWEI Y6p come pre-installed with HUAWEI AppGallery. Huawei’s official app marketplace and the third largest app platform globally, this platform allows users to download a wide selection of global and local apps, and also enjoy a rich library of quality entertainment media on HUAWEI Video, HUAWEI Music and HUAWEI Reader, with new content from top providers being constantly updated.
HUAWEI Y series devices are exactly what the entry-level segment needs to revitalize the segment as a whole. The new additions to the series, the HUAWEI Y8p and HUAWEI Y6p are perfect examples to this statement, making them two entry-level smartphones that have to be considered by those looking for a new phone.