Huawei Y6 (2017) Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Discover all the technical specs of the Huawei Y6 (2017) - from its camera and display to performance and battery life.
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Huawei Y6 (2017) Specs, review, opinions, comparisons
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Huawei Y6 (2017) is a 2017 smartphone. It measures 143.8 x 72 x 8.4 mm and weighs 150 g. It has a IPS LCD display measuring 5" inches. The resolution is 720 x 1280 and 294 ppi pixel density.

There is Single front camera with 5 MP. The main camera is Single with 13 MP.

It runs on Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU with 16 GB, 2 GB RAM memory. The battery is 3000 mAh.

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Huawei Y6 (2017) specs

General specs

Brand and model Huawei Y6 (2017)
Release date 2017, May
Dimensions 143.8 x 72 x 8.4 mm (5.66 x 2.83 x 0.33 in)
Weight 150 g (5.29 oz)
Body build Plastic body
Colors White, Gold, Gray
Battery 3000 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Approximate price140 EUR


Technology IPS LCD
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M
Screen size 5" inc
Screen area 68.9 cm2
Screen format 16:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio66.6%
Screen resolution 720 x 1280 px
PPI /points per inch/ 294 PPI

Camera and Video

Rear camera, main 13 MP, Single
Camera specs
-13 MP, AF
Functions Dual-LED flash
Video 1080p@30fps
Front camera, selfie 5 MP, Single
Specifications 5 MP
Functions LED flash


Operating system OS Android 6.0 (Marshmallow); EMUI 4.1
Chipset - Mediatek MT6737T (28 nm)
Processor CPU
- Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
Graphics processor GPU - Mali-T720MP2
External memory microSD, up to 128 GB
Internal memory 16 GB, 2 GB RAM
Antutu 7 score39822 (Rank 869 of 2084)

Communication and Connectivity

SIM card Single SIM (Nano-SIM)Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
Edge Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
USB microUSB 2.0
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP, LE
Harmful irradiation

SAR EU - 0.42 W/kg (head)    

Music and Audio

Radio FM radio
Headphone jack Yes

Other features

- Sensors - Accelerometer, proximity, compass
- Versions: MYA-L03/L23, L02/L22; Honor 6 Play MYA-AL10/TL10 (China) Also known as Huawei Nova Young

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Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Huawei Y6 (2017) was around 140 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2017, May.
The weight of the Huawei Y6 (2017) is 150 g.
The screen size of the Huawei Y6 (2017) is 5" inches.
The size of the Huawei Y6 (2017) is 143.8 x 72 x 8.4 mm (HxWxD).
No, it does not support 5G
No, it is not waterproof.
No, it does not support fast charging.
No, it does not support wireless charging.
Yes, it supports the services of Google Play store, gmail, youtube, etc.
There is Single main camera and Single selfi camera.
To turn on the phone, press and hold the power key until the logo appears on the screen, then release the key. If the phone does not turn on after a few seconds, connect the charger and try again in a minute.
To turn off the phone, press and hold the power button until the power icon appears, then tap the power icon.
To restart the phone, press and hold the volume down key and the power key at the same time until the logo appears on the screen, then release them. This may take up to 30 seconds.
To take a screenshot, press and release the volume down button and the power button at the same time. A thumbnail of the screenshot will appear immediately after that.