Huawei Consumer Business Group (Uganda) this week released its latest Y-series entrant, the Huawei Y6II, boasting as the only smartphone at the moment with unbeatable cut throat lightning speed in Uganda.
The Huawei Y6II’s Kirin 620, 1.2GHz processor coupled with the lightning fast 64-bit octa-core allows multiple apps to be open simultaneously without sacrificing speed, power or performance. Its ARM micro-processor technology has ultra-high efficiency for longer battery life. The 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal memory expandable to 128GB via micro SD card also gives users more capacity, lower power consumption, faster speed and longer use than any smartphone currently in the market.
Speaking at the Press launch, Jean Baguma Marketing Manager Huawei Uganda said, ‘Today, smartphones are a part of our everyday lives and their performance in turn affects our delivery during phone calls, messaging, texting, chatting or even picture and video shooting. This implies that the processor is essentially the brain of a smartphone. To this end, Huawei Uganda has released the Huawei Y6II in Uganda, which is the first member of the Y-series family to use the Kirin High Silicon chipset 620 processor which offers smoother performance and ultra-high efficiency when it comes to opening apps and using the various smartphone functions.’
Sam. C. Ayo, Device Service Manager Huawei Uganda said, ‘The Huawei Y6II handset has a wide 5.5 inch display, 13MP and 8MP cameras, octa-core processors and an elegant design body style. It also boasts of a larger dynamic 1280×720 resolution display which is crystal clear and rivals existing top digital screens. The durable GFF transparent lamination protects the display from scratches to ensure long-lasting brightness. The Huawei Y6II also has customized round curves designed for easy one-handed use.’
Ayo also noted that the Huawei Y6II uses the EMUI4.1 operating system, using cutting-edge software to drive an awesome user experience. The built-in phone manager monitors power consumption for extended battery life, and cleans and optimizes the devices Operating System, while the App Lock and Do Not Disturb functions protect user privacy.
Baguma explained that the Huawei Y6II, with its premium features is targeted to the mid-range customer and is selling at an unbeatable Recommended Retail Price of 655,600 Ushs across all Huawei-affiliated dealer shops countrywide to include Nile Communications, Ssimba Telecom, Go Phones, Nile Communication, Fone Express, Praise Communication and www.kilimall.co.ug.’
According to the International Data Corporation (IDC), Huawei is the world’s third-biggest smartphone producer with a 9.4 percent market share in the second quarter of 2016, up from 8.6 percent in the same period last year. Its consumer device business saw revenue in the first half year of 2016 increase by 41 percent year-on-year to USD 11.6 billion.
Ayo elaborated more on the Huawei Y6II’s camera noting that its front enormous 8-megapixel camera enables users take panorama selfies for the first time with the 2.0 aperture that offers a huge, 77-degree range. Meanwhile, its 13 megapixel super-powered rear camera has a wide-angle, 28mm lens with a 2.0 aperture that is made of scratch resistant, state-of-the-art glass which gives professional-grade shots in any light setting.
Ayo also emphasized that the Huawei Y6II has an Auto- Face enhancement and make-up mode which puts the user’s best face forward with its 10-level face enhancement option. As well, its 10-millisecond face recognition creates beautification in real time, and can enhance personal photos as well as group shots. The Y6II also comes equipped with 8 beautification presets and customizable options, offering a range of natural effects and highlights including lip gloss and eye shadow.
Baguma concluded by saying that the Huawei Y6II comes in a variety of colours and is here to give Ugandans a premium experience at an affordable price.