Huawei Ascend Y221 (2014) review
The Huawei Ascend Y221 (Y221) smartphone released in 2014. It is powered by Mediatek MT6572M chipset, 512 MB of RAM and 4 GB of internal storage.
The Huawei Ascend Y221 runs on Android OS v4.4 (KitKat) out of the box. It comes with a Li-Ion 1350 mAh battery. It features a 3.5 inches TFT display with 320 x 480 px resolution. A thin-film-transistor (TFT) LCD display is a variant of a liquid-crystal display (LCD).
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Huawei Ascend Y221 (Y221) specifications
- Ascend Y221
- 130 g
- 116.5 x 60.6 x 12.3 mm
- SIM type
- Mini SIM
The Huawei Ascend Y221 runs on Android OS v4.4 (KitKat) out of the box, but the Ascend Y221's firmware can be upgraded to a newer version of OS.
- Android OS v4.4 (KitKat)
- Mediatek MT6572M
- Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A7
Screen size is measured in inches, diagonally from corner to corner. The 3.5 inches TFT capacitive touch screen with 320 x 480 px resolution is multitouch capable.
- 3.5 inches
- 320 x 480 px
The smartphone's memory (512 MB) cannot be expanded, but the storage (4 GB) can be expanded with a microSD card.
- 512 MB
- Internal storage
- 4 GB
- External storage
The camera of the Huawei Ascend Y221 has no autofocus capability (fixed-focus). Autofocus is a camera feature that fine-tunes the focus of the camera. When you try to take a photo of a nearby object with an autofocusless camera, you will discover that your photo isn't very sharp.
- Front camera
- Rear camera
- 2 MP
1600 x 1200 px
This Huawei smartphone has FM radio receiver.
- 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- Mobile network
- 2G / 3G
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
- v3.0, A2DP
- FM radio
- microUSB 2.0
- 3.5 mm jack
The Li-Ion 1350 mAh battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. This is a low maintenance battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random.
- Li-Ion 1350 mAh
The smartphone sensors measure physical quantities and transmit them to the application processor. The phones's accelerometer is a built-in electronic component that measures tilt and motion. The Ascend Y221 has Dual SIM capability, which means that you can insert two different SIM cards and use them both from one phone.
- Dual SIM
The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Huawei Ascend Y221, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
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