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Live in a world of colour with new Huawei Y3 II smart phone

Huawei Y3 II smartphone is now available in the Kenyan market.

The phone comes with a 4.50-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 480 pixels by 854 pixels.

It is powered by 1.3GHz quad-core 1.3GHz quad-core MT6735M 4×1.0GHz (4Gv) or MT6582M 4×1.3GHz (3Gv) chip. This new generation of MediaTek processor gives a healthy performance with 1GB of RAM.

The phone runs on Android 5.1 (Lollipop), laced up with Emotion UI 3.1 Lite. As for the battery, it does come with just 2,100mAh battery capacity.

Connectivity options for the Huawei Y3II include 3.5mm audio jack, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, FM, 3G, 4G LTE. Sensors on the phone include proximity, accelerometer sensor.


The phone packs 8GB of internal storage that can be expanded via a microSD card.

As far as the cameras are concerned, the Huawei Y3 II has a 5-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 2-megapixel front shooter for selfies.

Its screen is a good one for watching movies or gaming.

The phone comes with a variety of colours including rose pink, sky blue, arctic white, obsidian black, and sand gold.

The phone, introduced to the Kenyan market late 2016, will be retailing for Sh13,500 to Sh14,000 depending on where you buy it.