Huawei Y8P announced in Nigeria with in-screen fingerprint scanner


Hauwei have just announced the latest Y8P in Nigeria. The device is actually the higher variant of the Y7P, and comes with some interesting features such as an under-display fingerprint scanner, an AMOLED display panel, and of course, the presence of Huawei’s self-made HiSilicon 710F CPU.


From the display, the Huawei Y8p spots a 6.3-inch screen with 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution. The display has a U-shape notch above the screen, and boost above 90% screen-to-body ratio.

The aforementioned Huawei CPU is an octa-core chip clocked at 2.2GHz, along with Mali-G51 MP4. The unit launched in Nigeria has 6GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage, although, there is a 4GB RAM variant as well.


Huawei Y8P announced in Nigeria with in-screen fingerprint scanner

As for the optics, there is a triple lens set-up at the back, which is a combination of a 48-megapixel sensor along with a secondary 2-megapixel macro and a large 8-megapixel ultra-wide angle lens, while a single 16-megapixel selfie snapper seats upfront.

Huawei Y8P specs and features

  • Dimensions; weight: 157.4 x 73.2 x 7.8 mm; 163 grams
  • Display: 6.3-inch (1080 x 2400 pixels) FHD+ punch display
  • CPU: Octa-Core HiSilicon Kirin 710F (12 nm) processor; ARM Mali-G51 MP4 GPU
  • Storage and RAM: 128GB and 6GB RAM; expandable up to 512GB via microSD
  • OS: Android 10 with EMUI 10.1 (HMS)
  • Camera: Triple-rear cameras (48MP primary, 8 MP Ultrawide, 2 Depth
  • Front camera: 16MP
  • Video recording: 2160p and [email protected]
  • Connectivity: Dual Nano-SIM: GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
  • Other Features: Fingerprint scanner (in-screen), USB Type-C
  • Battery: 4000 mAh with 10W fast charging

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Huawei Y8P Price in Nigeria

The Y8P launched in Nigeria comes in Breathing Crystal and Midnight Black colors, and priced a little below N100,000 Nigerian Naira. It is available via major online and offline stores across the nation.

Stephen Ekpa
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.


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