December 15, 2018
Huawei Y9 2019 Xiaomi Mi A2

Specs Showdown: Huawei Y9 2019 Vs Xiaomi Mi A2

The Huawei Y9 2019 was officially unveiled in Kenya a couple of weeks back. This is the latest mid-range smartphone from Huawei and is available in the country for Ksh 24,999. At this price and looking at its specifications, those who are interested in this smartphone may also be interested in the Xiaomi Mi A2. The Mi A2 is available in the country as from Ksh 22,200.

Being that these two phones are targeting the same customers I thought I should list down the specifications of each to help you decide on the one to get if you are looking to buy a new smartphone.

Below is a look at the specifications of the Huawei Y9 2019 and the Xiaomi Mi A2.

SpecificationsHuawei Y9 2019 SpecificationsXiaomi MI A2
Dimensions162.4 x 77.1 x 8.1 mm158.7 x 75.4 x 7.3 mm
Weight173 g166 g
SIMDual Nano SIMDual SIM
Size6.5 inches, 19.5:9 ratio5.99 inches
TypeIPS LCD capacitive touchscreenLTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Resolution1080 x 2340 pixels1080 x 2160 pixels
Operating SystemAndroid OS, v8.1(Oreo)Android 8.1 (Oreo), Android One
ChipsetHisilicon Kirin 710Qualcomm Snapdragon 660
CPUOcta-core (4x2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4x1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)Octa-core (4x2.2 GHz Kryo 260 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 260)
GPU Mali-G51 MP4Adreno 512
Internal space64GB, 4GB RAM32/64/128GB, 4/6GB RAM
MicroSD card SlotYes, up to 400GBNo
Rear Facing Camera13 MP + 2 MPDual 12 + 20 MP
Video RecordingYes, up to 1080p@60fpsYes, 2160p@30fps
Front facing camera16MP + 2 MP20 MP
Cellular Data2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac , hotspotWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac , hotspot
Face ID, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compassFingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
4000 mAh removable battery3000 mAh removable battery
Sapphire Blue, Midnight BlackBlack, Gold, Blue, Red, Rose Gold
Ksh 24,990From Ksh 22,500

Also Read: The Huawei Y9 2019 Unboxing And First Impressions

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