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Huawei Y8s Announced With 4,000mAh Battery and 48MP Dual Rear Cameras

Huawei Y8s is a fresh smartphone with from the coffers of Huawei. Know about this smartphone with quad cameras in the article.

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Huawei Y8s is a fresh smartphone from the coffers of Chinese OEM, Huawei. As an entrant into the Huawei Y series, the smartphone delivers sleek specs for a budget-focused buyer.

The phone comes with classy features such as dual cameras on both sides, 4,000mAh and Android 9 Pie OS, as well as, Google Play Services. Yippee!

We shall unravel more about the phone as we proceed in this article. Stay with me.

Huawei Y8s Features (Preview)

The Huawei Y8s arrives with the notch design that houses two front cameras on the 6.5-inch IPS display. One of these cameras is the 8MP wide shooter with f/2.0 aperture and 2MP depth shooter with f/2.4 aperture. Also within the notch arena are the ambient light sensor and proximity sensor.

Still, on the camera aspect, you have a dual 48MP primary shooter and a 2MP depth shooters at the rear of the device. These cameras are supported by AI technology that brings scene optimisation skills to the table. There’s also a LED flash that adds brightness to images taken in low light conditions.

All the images captured on this device can be stored on either the 64GB or 128GB storage depending on the variant purchased. Both versions of the smartphone have 4GB RAM to do their multitasking duties.

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At the core of operations is the Kirin 710F SoC with octa-core 2.2GHz processor. This chipset is also loaded with Mali-G51 MP4 GPU for graphics dealings. Meanwhile, Android 9 Pie and EMUI 9 take perfect charge of software flows on the smartphone. And yes, you can use Google Play Services on this Huawei mobile.

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You have a non-removable 4,000mAh battery that works the duration magic on the device. A modest Fast Charge 10W technology is available to boost the phone’s charging speed.

Key Specs

Here are the Huawei Y8s key specifications…

Display 6.5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2340 pixels, 396PPI
OS Android 9 Pie OS (EMUI 9); Google Play Services
Processor Octa-core 2.2GHz Kirin 710F Processor; 12nm chipset
Storage 64GB/128GB ROM + 4GB RAM (MicroSDXC card)
Camera Dual 48MP + 2MP Rear/Dual 8MP + 2MP Front (With LED light)
Battery 4,000mAh
Price N70,000 – N80,000


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Price and Availability

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The Huawei Y8s was launched in May 2020; it is available in colours Midnight Black, Emerald Green. You can order the smartphone from any of the online shopping markets using the links below.

Huawei Y8s retails at $200 (₦70,000 – ₦80,000 in Nigeria). (CLICK TO BUY HUAWEI Y8s)

Huawei Y8s Full Specifications and Features

General Features

  • Platform: EMUI 9 (Android 9 Pie); Google Play Services
  • Processor: Octa-core (4×2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53) (Hisilicon Kirin 710F SoC)
  • GPU: Mali-G51 MP4
  • Memory: 4GB RAM
  • Colours: Midnight Black, Emerald Green
  • Dimension: 162.4 x 77.1 x 8.1 mm
  • Weight: 180g
  • SIM Type: Nano SIM
  • SIM Count: Single SIM/Dual SIM
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  • Display: 6.5-inch, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2400 pixels (396 PPI)
  • Screen Protection:


  • Rear Camera: Dual 48MP (f/1.8) wide + 2MP (f/2.4) depth camera, 1080p [email protected]
  • Rear Camera Features: Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR
  • Front Camera: Dual 8MP (f/2.0) + 2MP(f/2.4) front camera, 1080p [email protected]


  • Built-in Storage: 64GB/128GB
  • Memory Card Support: Yes, MicroSDXC card
  • Bundled Cloud Storage:

Network Support

  • 2G GSM: Yes
  • 2G CDMA 1X:
  • 3G WCDMA: Yes
  • 4G LTE: Yes

Internet & Connectivity

  • GPRS: Yes
  • EDGE: Yes
  • 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
  • HSPA+: Yes, 42.2/5.76Mbps
  • 4G LTE: Yes, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps
  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes, 4.2, A2DP, LE
  • NFC:
  • Infrared Blaster:
  • USB Port: MicroUSB 2.0
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  • SMS/MMS: Yes
  • Instant Messaging: Yes
  • Push Emails: Yes
  • Email Protocol:


  • Music Player: MP3/eAAC+/WAV/Flac player
  • Video Player: MP4/H.264 player
  • FM Radio: Yes
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes


  • Navigation: Yes, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS
  • Maps: Yes

Sensors & Control

  • Digital Compass: Yes
  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • Light Sensor: Yes
  • Barometer:
  • SpO2:
  • Pedometer:
  • Heart Rate Monitor:
  • Gyroscope: Yes
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (under display; optical)
  • Iris Scanner:
  • Face Unlock: Yes
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control:
  • Voice Control: Yes

Other Features

  • Video Streaming: Yes
  • Active Noise Cancellation:
  • Wireless Charging:
  • Built-in Mobile Payment:
  • Water Resistant:
  • Dust Resistant:
  • Image Editor: Yes
  • Video Editor: Yes
  • Document Viewer: Yes
  • Document Editor: Yes


  • Battery: 4,000mAh non-removable Li-Po battery; Fast Charge 10W
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Where to buy Huawei Y8s


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Adekunle Diamond
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