Huawei Y6 (2018) Specifications, Price and Features (Has Face Unlock & Android Oreo)

Huawei is still in the business of manufacturing affordable phones in its Y series, the latest of them all is the Huawei Y6 (2018) that is already available in countries like Philippines and Russia. Though the setup at the back appears like dual cameras, but in reality, it has only one 13MP sensor. Read on, and get the full details of the Huawei Y6 (2018), which reveals its full specifications, features and price.

Huawei Y6 (2018) Full Specifications, Price and Features (Has Face Unlock & Android Oreo)

Huawei Y6 (2018) Features

The Huawei Y6 (2018) has a 5.7inch diagonal display with a tall 18:9 aspect ratio and HD+ resolution (1440 x 720 pixels). It has a Snapdragon 450 chipset with octa-core CPU, clocked at 1.8GHz and Adreno 506 GPU.

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The Huawei Y6 (2018) comes with 2GB RAM and a 16GB internal storage which is expandable via the use of microSD card. The microSD slot is found on the left side of the phone, as the right side is being occupied by the volume and power buttons. The Huawei Y6 (2018) does not have physical fingerprint scanner as it makes use of Face Unlock.


The Huawei Y6 (2018) front camera is cool, as it spots a 5MP snapper with some basic AR lens effects for fancier selfies. EMUI 8.0 provides the feature also to the primary camera. The phone came with a 3000mAh battery which ensures a longer battery life when used moderately. The battery does not have any specific quick charge technology due to the simple chipset specs the phone has.

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Huawei Y6 (2018) Specifications


Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G bands LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps



Announced 2018, April
Status Coming soon. Exp. release 2018, April



Dimensions 152.4 x 73 x 7.8 mm (6.00 x 2.87 x 0.31 in)
Weight 150 g (5.29 oz)
SIM Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)



Type S-IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.7 inches, 83.8 cm2 (~75.4% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~282 ppi density)
Multitouch Yes
  – EMUI 8.0



OS Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425
CPU Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Adreno 308



Card slot microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal 16 GB, 2 GB RAM



Primary 13 MP, phase detection autofocus, LED flash
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
Video 1080p@30fps
Secondary 5 MP, LED flash



Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
  – Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic



WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth v4.2, A2DP, LE
NFC Yes (ATU-L11 only)
Radio FM radio
USB microUSB v2.0



Sensors Accelerometer, proximity
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email
Browser HTML5
  – MP4/H.264 player
– MP3/eAAC+/WAV/Flac player
– Photo/video editor
– Document editor



  Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery



Colors Black, Gold, Blue

Huawei Y6 (2018) Price and Availability

The Huawei Y6 (2018) will be available in Gold, Blue, and Black colours, but the price is yet to be officially announced. Though it is expected to go higher than €150 in Europe and $200 in the United States, but you will get the update of the exact price right on this spot once it is announced.


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