2020 Huawei Y8P Specs Review

Huawei has just announced the Huawei Y8P which is the successor of the Huawei Y7P that was announced this year. The phone comes with a decent body design and it also parades impressive cameras. The device packs generous inbuilt storage and also a big battery on the hood.

Huawei Y8P

Design And Display

The Huawei Y8P is a decent smartphone that is built with a combination of glass and plastic. The entire body is built with plastic while the front has a glass as usual. It comes with a smooth panel housing the cameras, an LED flash, and also a branded logo.

It measures 157.4 x 73.2 x 7.8 mm in dimension and weighs 163 grams. The Huawei Y8P is looking more premium than the Y7P. Meanwhile, on the front, the phone sports a waterdrop notch and a small bezel on the bottom of the screen.

It has a screen size of 6.3 inches with AMOLED capacitive touchscreen. The screen has an impressive resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels, a 20:9 ratio, and 418 ppi density. It has display protection which is scratch resistant and reaches 83.2% screen-to-body ratio.

Camera Features

On the camera department, the Huawei Y8P is blessed with an impressive triple rear camera of 48 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP and a front camera of 16 MP for selfies. The primary camera comes with an LED flash for low background shooting. It also has other internal features such as HDR, panorama and it can record [email protected] video resolution.

Hardware And Software

On the inside, the Huawei Y8P has a Hisilicon Kirin 710F SOC that is built with 12 nm process technology. The octa-core processor is clocking at a speed of 4×2.2 GHz with Mali-G51 MP4 to take care of graphics. The phone runs on the Android 10 operating system with EMUI 10.1 user interface on top. There is no Google Play Services.

Storage Capacity And Sensors

The inbuilt storage on the Huawei Y8P is 128GB with 4GB RAM. It also has another model with 6GB RAM and still maintains the same 128GB memory. You can still expand the storage using a micro SDcard. The sensors on the device are under-display fingerprint, accelerometer, proximity, and compass.

Battery Power And Network Connectivity

The Huawei Y8P has a nonremovable battery of 4000 mAh that has support for standard charging technology. The battery will last a full day when fully charged. It has dual SIMs with a 4G LTE network. Other features on the phone are Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, FM radio, and 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go.

Huawei Y8P

Huawei Y8P Full Specifications

Model Name Huawei Y8P
Announced 2020, May 15th
Market Availability Available


Network Type GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900)
5G Network No
Network Speed HSPA, LTE-A
Network GPRS Yes
Network EDGE Yes
SIM Type Micro-SIM


Body Build Front glass, plastic back
Body Dimensions 157.4 x 73.2 x 7.8 mm
Body Weight 163 grams
Protection n/a
Body Colors Aurora Blue, Red and Light Blue


Display Type AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Display Size 6.3 inches
Display Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio
Display Multitouch Yes
Display Pixel Density 418 ppi density
Display Screen Protection Yes Corning Gorilla


Primary Camera 48 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP
Secondary Camera 16 MP
Video [email protected]
Camera Features LED flash, panorama, HDR
Camera Flash Yes


Operating System Android
OS Version 10
User Interface Yes


Chipset Hisilicon Kirin 710F (12 nm)
CPU Octa-core (4×2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)
Graphics processor (GPU) Mali-G51 MP4
System Internal Memory 4/6 RAM
Internal Storage 32/64 GB
Storage Card Slot microSDXC (dedicated slot)
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass


Wi-Fi Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Hotspot Yes
Bluetooth Yes, 4.2, A2DP
USB Type Type – C
GPS Yes, with A-GPS


Battery Type Li-Po Battery
Battery Capacity 4000 mAh battery
Battery Placement Non-removable
Fast Charging No
Wireless Charging No
Battery Standby
Battery Talk Time
Battery Music Play Time


Audio Playback Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Video Playback Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Video Out n/a
FM Radio Yes
Alert Types Vibration, MP3, WAV ringtones
Ring Tones MP3, WAV
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack Yes

Other Features

Messaging SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email
Browser HTML5
Java n/a

Huawei Y8P Price And Availability

The Huawei Y8P will sell at a price of $197 and the smartphone is now available for purchase. You can order the device in many colors-Aurora Blue, Red, and Light Blue.


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