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Huawei Y6 Pro Review

After the successful launch of Huawei Y6, Now the Huawei is introducing the Huawei Y6 PRO another mid-level smartphone of with little modification in Huawei Y6. The smartphone is equipped with sufficient stuff that will entertain the users. Huawei Y6 PRO is mesmerized with 5” HD IPS display having 720p resolution and compacted within stylish body, powered with 1.3 GHz Quad core processor paired with 2 GB of sufficient RAM and efficiently managed by Android 5.1 Lollipop. The internal storage of Huawei Y6 is 16GB which good enough to carry your important data and if you want to carry more data so don’t worry, Huawei y6 Pro accepts MicroSD card upto 128 GB. The smartphone has a sophisticated cameras with 13MP lens on the back supported LED flash and 5 MP front cameras as selfie snapper having the entire best feature like HDR and Panorama. Huawei Y6 PRO has rich connectivity section as it comes with LTE network support, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, MicroUSB 2.0, and USB OTG support. The smartphone is packed with a huge 4000mAh battery that will surely provide good backup timing. The price of Huawei Y6 PRO is PRs: 22,000 in Pakistan. (unconfirmed price)

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Price and Specifications of Huawei Y6 Pro in Pakistan :

Dimensions
  • 143.1 x 71.8 x 9.7 mm
Weight
  • 160 grams
Memory
  • 2 GB RAM + 16 GB ROM
  • Expandable up to 128 GB
OS
  • Android 5.1 Lollipop
  • Emotion UI 3.1 Lite
Processor
  • 1.5 GHz 64-bit Quad-core processor,
  • MediaTek MT6735P
  • ARM Mali™-T720
Network
  • GSM: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
  • HSPA: 1900/2100 MHz
  • HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
Camera
  • Primary: 13 MP AF with LED Flash
  • Secondary: 5 MP
Display
  • Size: 5” HD IPS
  • Resolution:  HD (720 x 1280 pixels)
  • Pixel Density: 320 dpi
Battery
  • Embedded 4000 mAh, Li-Po battery
Features
  • SIM: Dual SIM
  • WLAN: WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Dual-Band, WiFi Direct
  • Bluetooth: v4.0,
  • GPS: A-GPS
  • USB: MicroUSB v2.0
Sensors Accelerometer, Proximity, ALS (Ambient Light Sensor)
Price 22,000 PKR (expected price)

Pros and Cons :

Pros :

  • Huge battery
  • Smooth touch
  • HD IPS display with 720p resolution mesmerizing with EMUI custom interface
  • 2G of sufficient RAM
  • Notification LED

Cons :

  • Thick and heavy
  • Take time to charge
  • Non removable battery
  • No Gorilla Glass protection

Design and Display of Huawei Y6 Pro:

Huawei Y6 PRO has almost same design and shape as Huawei Y6 but the latest model has improved the design with little innovation. The bezel around the screen is now more visible and noticeable. The sides got dimples to give the design more compactness with golden hue. The back cover of Huawei y6 PRO is a polycarbonate plastic which gives the guise of patterned back but indeed it is a design that is printed on the back.  The dimensions of Huawei Y6 PRO measures 143.1 x 71.8 x 9.7mm the thickness is 9.7 mm that might be a bit thick to fit in palm and also feels heavy in hands that you cannot use it for long time with single hands. Still its perfect smartphone for youngster to get in hands as its having long lasting battery.

The 5” screen is nicely fitted inside the given dimension and everything is beautifully adjusted on their place, the power key and volume rocker are placed at right side and can be operated with thumb easily.

Huawei Y6 PRO is packed with 5” HD IPS display screen with smooth touch and 320 dpi makes the screen more attractive and shiny. Huawei Y6 PRO is launched with 720p HD screen resolution which is ideal resolution for mid-level smartphone. There is no issue of viewing angle due to rich dpi. The thick bezel around the display is visible that protect the screen from damage and also ensure the touch screen to be not move from its place. Huawei Y6 PRO can easily be used in sunlight without any reflection issue.

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Processor of Huawei Y6 Pro:

Huawei Y6 pro is shipped with 1.3 GHz Quad core of chipset model MT6735, the processor is capable of handling multiple apps with smoothly without any lags.  The processes are smoothly switch between the processor and RAM that user you doesn’t feel. 13MP rear camera is easily managed with 1080p recording features. Huawei Y6 Pro supports 4G/LTE network connectivity with cat4 modem. The other features are Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi b/g/n and WiFi directs. The processor doesn’t faces any heating issue and smoothly processes the data.

  • ARM Cortex-A53 64-bit quad-core processor (1.3GHz)
  • ARM Mali-T720 GPU
  • 11n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0
  • 13MP image signal-processor
  • 1080p Full HD video recording and playback at 30fps

Memory for Huawei Y6 Pro:

Huawei Y6 Pro come with 2 GB RAM and 16 GB ROM which is good combination for mid-level smartphone. With 2 GB RAM Huawei Y6 PRO can accommodate 3 4 apps at a time and keeps the processor busy. The Y6 Pro has enough memory to keep your data however if you need more Huawei Y6 Pro has slot to put MicroSD card with 128 GB of expandable space.

Camera of Huawei Y6 Pro:

Huawei embeds 13 MP rear camera on the back with flash light and 5 MP front selfie snapper. Both cameras in Huawei Y6 pro have good image quality and pretty responsive. The camera app is provided with several settings option that enables the user to keep full control over the both cameras. Camera resolution, Geo tagging, iso, image adjustment, white balance, burst mode, shutter and many more operations of camera can be managed from settings.

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Rear Camera of Huawei Y6 Pro:

The rear cam of Huawei Y6 Pro is 13MP with LED flash which is capable of taking best shots. The actual resolution of rear camera of Huawei Y6 PRO is 4160 x 3120 pixel, however if you want to adjust the resolution the camera app has setting option that resolution setting which helps to set resolution according to your need, the camera has HDR, Panorama, watermark and audio note modes for playing with camera.

Front Camera of Huawei Y6 Pro:

The front camera is having 5MP lens that gives you amazing experience of selfies with wide angle. Camera resolution is 2592 x 1952 pixels. The camera has beauty mode to improve the beauty of face. The watermark mode and audio note mode are also available while using Huawei Y6 Pro.

Network/ Connectivity of Huawei Y6 Pro:

Huawei Y6 pro daul sime 4G enabled smartphone which support HSPA and LTE bands. Both sims support 4G traffic. it can handle the data at speed of 150/50 Mbps at LTE network and 21.1/5.76 Mbps at 3G network.

HSPA (900 / 2100).

SIM1: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900

SIM2: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900

Battery Performance of Huawei Y6 Pro:

Huawei Y6 pro packs with 400O mAh huge battery which is non removable. The mighty battery takes time to charge however once it is fully charged can be worked for two days with usual usage. It can last for whole one day while using 3G calls and videos streaming.  The interface of Huawei Y6 Pro is battery friendly.

External Images of Huawei Y6 Pro:

The design of Huawei Y6 Pro is pretty much same has Huawei Y6, yet some changes are made in design to make distinguish. Apart from specification both the sibling are slightly different in design that camera of Huawei Y6 Pro is centered at top and lens is also 13 MP while Huawei Y6 had 8 MP.

Interface of Huawei Y6 Pro:

Huawei Y6 Pro has custom interface with EMUI 3.1 which can be updated. The interface is user-friendly, responsive and understandable. The home screen has usual interface with some pre-installed apps and Google search bar. The swipe down menu has two section one is notification and other one is obviously the Quick settings option. The music player is also available at home screen. The file manager has attractive interface with beautiful icons and user can easily manage their files with.

Antutu Bench marking of Huawei Y6 Pro:

Huawei Y6 Pro has shown the good performance in antutu bench mark test. It got 31949 point which is great achievement and proved itself be a first choice of users. The smartphone with this impressive points are always stable. These points shows Huawei Y6 is good device with average specifications. The 3D test points are also mentioned in Huawei Y6 Pro review which shows the performance of its GPU. Huawei Y6 Pro is perfect device of those who want to use smartphone for daily use like social media, watching videos and play games etc.

Vellamo Bench marking for Huawei Y6 Pro:

Huawei Y6 Pro is also tested with Vellamo bench marking apps for our review. In Vellamo benchmarking the Y6 Pro was put in three different test for measuring the performance of hardware.  The Multicore test has checked the communication among the cores of processor of Huawei Y6 Pro, in which it got pretty decent points that’s 1458. Likewise the single core performance is also tested and its was 1050 points, The browser test score is 2200 which shows Huawei Y6 pro has fast and responsive browser.

Graphics and GPU performance of Huawei Y6 Pro:

Huawei Y6 Pro has Mali-T720 GPU with API version OpenGL ES 3.1 which is a latest API version. The test is also attempted to examine the core performance of GPU. Huawei Y6 Pro employed decent GPU for controlling the graphics department and it also got decent points in GPU bench marking. You can play HD movies, high graphics games with Huawei Y6 Pro without any lags

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Also Read: Huawei Y6 Review

Conclusion for Huawei Y6 Pro Review :

Huawei Y6 Pro has 1.3 GHz Quad core processor, 2 GB RAM and 16 GB ROM, designed with 4000 mAh powerful battery  and 5″ HD IPS display is a good combination. The smartphones with the specs mentioned above are always reliable and have better performance in the mid-range smartphones. A smartphone with price of Rs: 2,2000 with such great specs and latest OS Lollipop is an affordable device at good price.

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