Huawei, the Chinese brand known for making durable smartphones launched the Huawei Enjoy 7S. This phone is an upgrade to last year’s Enjoy 6S smartphone. The new variant has a bezel-less display and a dual camera setup. Huawei has launched this phone to target the mid-budget segment and is up for pre-orders in China. Let’s have a look at what this phone has to offer.
Display and Design
The design language on this phone is similar to the Honor 7X, featuring a metal build with the fingerprint sensor on the back. The front of the phone is largely occupied by its screen. The 5.65-inch Full-HD+ display has a crisp pixel density of 427 PPI. The large display has a resolution of 1080 x 2160 pixels and an 18:9 aspect ratio. On the right side of the phone is where the power and volume rockers are situated.
Performance and Storage
Underneath its hood, the Enjoy 7S is powered by the octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 659 processor. The phone also packs in a MaliT830-MP2 GPU for better gaming performance. Huawei will ship the phone in two RAM variants: 3GB and 4GB which will come with 32GB and 64GB of internal storage respectively. The internal storage is further expandable through the microSD card slot equipped with the phone. The phone runs Huawei’s custom EMUI operating system built over Android 8.0 Oreo.
For the shutterbugs, Huawei’s latest offering packs in a dual-rear camera setup on the back. The camera setup comprises of a 13-megapixel primary sensor and a 2-megapixel secondary shooter. The secondary sensor assists in processing artificial background blur for aesthetic portraits.Up front, the phone is equipped with an 8-megapixel selfie camera that should be able to capture decent selfies.
Connectivity and Battery
On the connectivity side of things, the Enjoy 7S packs in all the conventional solutions including support for up to 4G VoLTE. To transfer data wirelessly, the phone has support for Bluetooth 4.2 and dual-band WiFi 802.11 b/g/n. The phone draws its power from a 3,000mAh battery located under its skin. Similar to other metal-build phones, the battery on this phone is also non-removable.
The phone has been launched for a price of CNY 1,499 (~Rs. 14,500) and CNY 1,699 (~Rs. 16,500) for the 3GB and 4GB RAM variants respectively. This phone could be launched in India under Huawei’s sub-brand Honor.