A new member of the Huawei Nova series – Nova Y61 will be launched on November 25 in the Philippines. It is good news for the consumers who are waiting for Huawei’s budget smartphone in the country. The company has announced that pre-orders will open from the same launch date.
Huawei Nova Y61 in the Philippines comes with an elegant design and there are three colors to choose from, Sapphire Blue, Mint Green, and Midnight Black.
The phone expands to 164.28mm in height, 75.8mm in width, and 8.94mm in depth. The device weighs 188 grams, including the battery.
The screen size is 6.52 inches which can produce 16.7 million colors, LCD panel with 60Hz refresh rate and 1600 x 720 pixels HD+ resolution. The screen features a waterdrop notch design and provides better touch inputs at your fingertips.
It is powered by an octa-core processor and runs EMUI 12 along with new smart features – dashboard, notification panel, large folders, and more.
Huawei Nova Y61 comes with a triple rear camera system consisting of a 50MP main camera (F1.8 aperture), a 4cm macro camera (F2.4 aperture) and a depth camera (F2.4 aperture).
The rear camera has Photo Mode, Portrait Mode, Pro Mode, Panorama Mode, Aperture Mode, Slow-Mo, Light Painting, Moving Picture, Super Macro, and High-Res Mode.
There are new camera features like continuous front and back recording for continuous viewing with smooth transition.
While you will get a 5MP f/2.2 aperture selfie camera that can provide an image resolution of 2,592 x 1,944 pixels and there is a portrait mode.
The phone is packed with a 5000mAh battery and interestingly, this phone comes with a 22.5V Super Fast charger. Huawei Nova Y61 features gravity sensor, fingerprint sensor (side fingerprint), compass, ambient light sensor, and proximity sensor.
Currently, Huawei has not announced the Nova Y61 price details in the Philippines, but its price is R3299 in South Africa, which is about P3299 in the Philippines.