Huawei Y7 (2019) With Model Number DUB-LX1 Appeared on EEC Listing, Suggests Imminent Launch

On: December 17, 2018

Earlier this month, Huawei launched its budget-oriented smartphone dubbed Huawei Y7 Prime. It seems like the smartphone maker is now working on yet another budget device. Huawei Y7 (2019), as the name suggests, is a successor of previously launched Y7 (2018). The smartphone has now made its way to the EEC certification listing.

Huawei Y7 (2019) Surfaced on EEC, Might Launch Soon?

The yet-to-be-launched Huawei Y7 just appeared on the EEC listing with a model number DUB-LX1. Apart from the model number, the listing does not reveal much about the device. The smartphone’s hardware specifications is a complete mystery at this point. Considering the 2018 trends, we’re speculating the device to feature an updated design with a notched display. We can also expect hardware upgrades from the 2019 version of Huawei Y7.

Since the device has just got the EEC certifications, it might make its way to the market sometime soon. Looking at the previous launch timeline of Y7 lineup, Huawei Y7 (2019) might see its official announcement in the month of May 2019. The smartphone might hit the stores starting from July 2019. Huawei’s Y-series smartphone basically focusses on the budget-oriented segment. Like the Y7 Prime 2018, the device is likely to be priced under INR 10,000. Again, all of this is just speculations which should be taken with a pinch of salt.

Huawei Y7 Prime 2018 Specifications, Features

The Y7 Prime 2018 features a 5.99-inch FullView display with an aspect ratio of 18:9 and a resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels. It is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm’s Snapdragon MSM8937 Snapdragon 430 clocked at 1.4GHz coupled with Adreno 505 GPU. In terms of storage, the device boasts 3GB of RAM and 32GB of onboard memory. To compensate for the low internal memory, the smartphone features a dedicated microSD card slot.

For optics, the device is equipped with a 13MP+2MP dual camera setup at the rear and a single 8MP selfie snapper on the front. There is a fingerprint sensor at the back as well as Face Unlock ability inside the software. All of this is backed by a 3,000 mAh battery capacity and runs on the Android 8.0 Oreo operating system with the company’s EMUI 8.0 custom skin running on top.


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