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Huawei Ascend Y221 (2014) review

The detailed specifications, photos and introductory video of the Huawei Ascend Y221 (Y221). The list of the competitors most often compared to the Huawei Ascend Y221 smartphone.

Huawei Ascend Y221 / Y221

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

Brand
Huawei
Name
Ascend Y221
Type
Y221
Launch
2014

Body

Weight
130 g
Dimensions
116.5 x 60.6 x 12.3 mm
Colors
black
white
SIM type
Mini SIM

System

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.

OS
Android OS v4.4 (KitKat)
Chipset
Mediatek MT6572M
CPU
Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A7
GPU
Mali-400

Display

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.

Technology
TFT
Size
3.5 inches
Resolution
320 x 480 px
Multitouch
yes

Memory

The smartphone's memory (512 MB) cannot be expanded, but the storage (4 GB) can be expanded with a microSD card.

RAM
512 MB
Internal storage
4 GB
External storage
microSD

Camera

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
no
Rear camera
2 MP
1600 x 1200 px
Flash
no

Connectivity

This Huawei smartphone has FM radio receiver.

GSM
850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network
2G / 3G
WLAN
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth
v3.0, A2DP
GPS
no
NFC
no
FM radio
yes
USB
microUSB 2.0
Audio
3.5 mm jack

Battery

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.

Type
Li-Ion 1350 mAh

Features

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.

Sensors
accelerometer
Specials
Dual SIM

Links

Official site
http://www.huawei.com/

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.

Huawei Ascend Y221 (Y221) pictures

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