Huawei Y5 2018
Secondary Camera: 5 MPix f/2.2, LED flash
Average of 3 scores (from 4 reviews)
Reviews for the Huawei Y5 2018
The Y5 2018 is currently one of the cheapest smartphones in Huawei's western line-up. For 120 Euros (~$140; US version ~$120), buyers will get the standard fare in this price bracket. Is that enough for the new Huawei smartphone to survive among the swarm of competitors?
Source: Chip.de DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/24/2018
Rating: Total score: 61% performance: 60% features: 49% display: 77% mobility: 79%
Source: Curved DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/18/2018
Source: Hardware-Mag.de DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/12/2018
Rating: Total score: 70% performance: 55% features: 85% display: 70% mobility: 85% ergonomy: 85%
Source: Antyweb PL→EN
Positive: Nice display; solid workmanship; good ergonomy. Negative: Low gaming performance; poor connectivity; no NFC; no fingerprint sensor; mediocre speakers.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/23/2018
Imagination PowerVR GE8100: Integrated graphics card for entry level ARM SoCs. Smallest variant of the Series8XE series of GPUs (GE8xx0) with a peak fillrate of only one pixel/clock.
Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.
MT6739: Entry level quad core soc (4x Cortex-A53 at up to 1.5 GHz) with an integrated LTE modem (Cat. 4 DL / Cat 5 UL), Wifi and PowerVR GE8100 GPU.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
This display is quite big for a smartphone but frequently used for smartphones.
Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.
Huawei: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. is a Chinese company founded in 1987 with focus on telecommunications hardware and 170000 employees. In the first quarter of 2016, Huawei had a market share of 8.2% in the smartphone market, making it the third-largest smartphone manufacturer in the world. Compared to the same quarter of 2015, Huawei increased its market share by more than 58%.
In 2014, Huawei created the sub brand Honor and offers certain smartphone series under this name. The name Huawei is usually not listed for these products.
There are a lot of reviews on Huawei phones with slightly above average ratings (as of 2016).
68.9%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.