When it comes to highly-rated smartphone brands that have been consistent over the years, then Huawei is worth a mention. With a lot of scintillating smartphones to their name already, the brand released another top-rated budget phone towards the tail end of 2018 – Introducing the Huawei P Smart.
Here, we will consider the smartphone’s core specifications, reviews and how much it goes for in the current market in Zambia.
Price of Huawei P Smart (2019) in Zambia
Although Huawei P Smart is not the latest Huawei phone in the market today, it is one of the fastest-selling Huawei devices in Zambia today.
Based on the market value, Huawei P smart currently sells for anything between KW85,000 and KW96,000 depending on where you are buying it from. Also, factors like the period of purchase and currency exchange rate at the time of purchase.
Huawei P Smart Specs at a Glance
- Release Date : 2018, December
- Network : GSM / HSPA / LTE
- Screen Size : 6.21 inches, 94.7 cm2 (~83.1% screen-to-body ratio)
- Display : 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~415 ppi density)
- Display Type : LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
- Dimension:2 x 73.4 x 8 mm (6.11 x 2.89 x 0.31 in)
- Processor Type: Octa-core (4×2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)
- Operating System: Android 9.0 (Pie), EMUI 9.1
- GPU: Mali-G52 MP6
- RAM: 3 GB
- Storage: 32 GB/ 64 GB – Expandable – up to 1 TB (uses shared SIM slot)
- Back Camera: Quad – 13 MP, f/1.8, PDAF; 2 MP, depth sensor
- Front Camera : 16 MP or 8 MP, f/2.0
- Sensors: Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
- Battery: Non-removable Li-Ion 3400 mAh battery; Fast battery charging 10 W
Huawei P Smart Review
Let us take a deeper look at the features and specifications of the Huawei Nova 5z.
The Huawei P Smart is light weight at approximately 8mm thick and weighing about 162g. This is owing to the fact that, some other phones in its category, its back and sides are a plastic shell with a high-gloss effect. Although the rear does look like glass, particularly if you are looking at one of the colour options that boasts a gradient finish, it is all plastic.
Despite the body design, it feels very smooth when held. The fact that the phone is plastic means it is even more prone to scratches much more easily than glass, so if you want to maintain the smoothness and classiness of the body, you might need to get a case on it from the first day.
Huawei P Smart (2019) features a Full HD resolution display measuring about 6.21 inches. It is long, with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio is quite light on bezels, offering about 90% screen-to-body ratio, one of the very best in the smartphone world today.
It features a resolution of 2230 x 1080 pixels, which is one of the standout features if the phone. Its 415 ppi pixel density also stands out when compared to displays found on pricier phones, including the popular iPhone XR’s, whose screen clocks in at 326 ppi.
The phone boasts 4×2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53 (OctaCore) processing power, and has high performance. Despite its budget price, Huawei P Smart operates efficiently without stress and smoothly runs whichever app is launched on it.
The device also features a fair 3 GB RAM which variants of 32 GB and 64 GB storage configuration. The internal storage is expandable to up to 1 TB via a shared SIM slot.
Huawei P Smart boasts a battery capacity of 3400 mAh, which is a fair deal, considering how much it goes for. Based on reports from early users, the battery capacity is strong enough to be used for up to a day. It also has fast charging features 10 W.
The smartphone boasts a dual camera setup a primary camera of 13 MP for wide shot and and addition 2 MP depth sensor. It also boasts 16 MP or 8 MP front shooter for selfie, depending on the variant you are going for.
Huawei P Smart (2019): Things You Will Like About The Smartphone
Lovely Design – This is the first thing you will notice about P Smart. Like most other Huawei smartphones, P Smart is is sleek enough to attract customers at first glance. Its plastic body makes it lightweight . Although it is not very light, it is very easy to handle and slides easily to the pocket and bag.
Standard Battery capacity – While the battery capacity might not look spectacular on paper, early users have appreciated the overall battery life of the phone. It boasts a steady 3400mAH battery capacity that can last for up to a day while playing games and using social media concurrently. It also bpast fast charging feature that ensures the phone charges from 0 to a hundred percent in no time.
Sharp Display – Huawei P Smart features LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with 16M colours mix and an appreciable 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio with a 415 ppi density, which comes as great news to lovers of smartphone games and movies.
Huawei P Smart (2019): Things You May Not Like About The Smartphone
There are Cheaper Alternatives – Huawei P Smart may be regarded as a budget phone by the parent company. Although the price the phone goes for is relatively fair, there are way cheaper alternatives with almost similar features.