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Huawei Nova Y60

Huawei Nova Y60
$207
Brand: Huawei
Category: Phones
  • Display 6.6 inch HD+ screen
  • Camera 13MP Triple camera / 8MP front
  • Memory 4GB RAM with 64GB ROM
  • Platform Helio P35 CPU / Android 10

Our Rating

The rating is based on the opinions of users and reliable reviewers.

8.5
  • Design, Built Quality 7 / 10
  • Display Quality 9 / 10
  • Camera Quality 9 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 9 / 10
  • Battery Performance 10 / 10

Huawei Nova Y60 Highlights and Overview

The Nova Y60 is a new entry-level smartphone from Huawei launched in South Africa in August of 2021. The model is based on MediaTek CPU and has triple camera lenses on the rear. From the front, the model comes in a 6.6-inches HD+ display with 720 x 1600 pixels, and mount a notch above the screen where the selfie camera is kept.

Powering the device is an octa-core MediaTek Helio P35 CPU clocked at 2.3GHz along with PowerVR GE8320 GPU. The model has 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage, expandable up to 512GB via SD-card.

On the camera department, the Nova Y60 has three lenses on the rear; a 13-megapixel main snapper with f/1.8 aperture, 5-megapixel ultrawide lens with f/2.2 and a third 2-megapixel macro lens with f/2.4 aperture. You also get a single LED flash on the rear, while an 8-megapixel selfie cam is kept on the front.

On the security wing, there is a side-mounted fingerprint scanner in addition to FaceID and default Android locks. The phone support dual 4G LTE SIMs, has Bluetooth 5.1, powered by a 5000mAh battery and runs Google Android 10 without GMS out of the box. The table below contains the full specs of Huawei Nova Y60.

Huawei Nova Y60 Full Specifications and Features

NETWORK

Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 and SIM 2
3G Network Bands HSDPA 1, 2, 4, 5, 8
4G Network Bands Band: 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 26, 38, 40, 41, 66
5G Network Bands Does not support 5G network
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (CA)

LAUNCH

Also Known As -
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BODY

Dimensions 165.26 × 76.02 × 9.2 mm
Weight 185 grams
Build Glass front
- Plastic back
- Plastic frame
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

DISPLAY

Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.6 inches, 102.3 cm2 (~83.6% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~268 ppi density)

PLATFORM

Operating System Android 10; EMUI 11.0.1
- Without GMS
Chipset Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35 (12nm)
CPU Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU PowerVR GE8320

MEMORY

RAM + ROM 4 GB
Card Slot Yes, up to 512GB via microSD card

MAIN CAMERA

Camera Type Triple Lenses
Camera Sensor(s) Main: 13 MP, (wide), 1/3.0", 1.12µm, PDAF
Ultrawide: 5MP, f/2.2
Depth: 2 MP, F/2.4
Camera Features Autofocus
Digital zoom
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps

SELFIE CAMERA

Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 8-megapixel
Camera Features Fixed focus
f/1.8 aperture
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps

SOUND

Loudspeaker Yes
Speaker Location Chin, below display
Audio Jack Type Yes, 3.5mm audio jack,

CONNECTIVITY

Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.1, A2DP, LE
NFC
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO

BATTERY

Battery Capacity Non-removable Li-Po 5000 mAh battery

OTHER FEATURES

Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Box Contents Charging Brick / USB cable

Huawei Nova Y60 User Reviews and Opinions

Comments 2

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