Uniquely designed Huawei Nova Y60 announced in South Africa with Helio P35 CPU

Uniquely designed Huawei Y60 announced in South Africa with Helio P35 CPU

A new Huawei smartphone modeled Y60 have just arrived the coast of South Africa. The uniquely designed smartphone which rocks MediaTek Helio P35, seems like a new range of device under the Y-series. This is because, there’s never been a Huawei Nova Y20, no Y30 or 40, not even Y50. Well, here is Nova Y60, a 6.6-inches device powered by MediaTek Helio P35 CPU.

The display panel on the device is a TFT LCD (IPS) panel with 720 x 1600 pixels. The Y60 has three camera lenses on the rear; a 13-megapixel main lens with f/1.8 aperture, 5-megapixel ultrawide lens and 2-megapixel macro snapper with f/2.2 and f/2.4 apertures respectively.

The display also has a notch cutout on the front which houses the frontal 8-megapixel selfie lens. The phone has a 5000Ah battery built into a 9.2 mm body, while weighing 185 grams. You are getting dual Nano-SIM with 4G VoLTE network, Bluetooth 5.1, a side-mounted fingerprint scanner and Google Android 10 with EMUI 11.0.1, but no Google services.

Huawei Nova Y60 Key specs and features

  • Display: 6.6-inch IPS LCD 720 x 1600px HD+ with 20:9 ratio
  • CPU: 2.3GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P35 CPU with PowerVR GE 8320 GPU
  • Storage and RAM: 64GB and 4GB RAM; expandable up to 512GB via microSD
  • OS: Android 10 with EMUI 11.0.1
  • Camera: Triple-cameras: 13MP f/1.8 main camera, 5MP f/2.2 ultrawide lens and and 2MP macro lens with f/2.4
  • Front camera: 8MP f/2.2 Selfie
  • Video recording: 1080p/[email protected]
  • Connectivity: Dual Nano-SIM: GSM / HSPA / LTE
  • Other Features: Fingerprint scanner (side), USB Type-C
  • Battery: 5000mAh with 5V/2A charger

Uniquely designed Huawei Y60 announced in South Africa with Helio P35 CPU

Huawei Nova Y60 pricing and availability

The Nova Y60 comes in Crush Green and Black colors, and cost 3,099 Rand in South Africa, an equivalent of about $207 US Dollars. It is currently on preorder, and early buyers can expect delivery starting from 1st of September.


Stephen Ekpa
Stephen is the Editor-in-Chief @DroidAfrica. His work on DroidAfrica is born out of pure passion for tech, especially as it relates to smartphones. When Steve is not writing tech, then he is reading tech.