Huawei Y-5 Lite. [IMAGE/ COURTESY]

Huawei has launched Huawei Y5 lite, a smaller version of the Y5 prime that was launched in May 2018.

The device boasts of a 5.45” 720p IPS LCD screen with 18:9 ratio, 3020mAh battery, 8 MP rear camera with LED flash + 5MP selfie camera, Dual-Sim 4G LTE and runs on Android 8.1 Oreo (Go Edition).

“Huawei’s Y5 lite is a device designed for all those searching for a budget friendly yet powerful smartphone,” says the company in a statement.

The phone also has a Quad-core 1.5GHz MediaTek MT6739 chipset processor and a 1GB RAM.

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The phone is available on online shopping websites together with select Huawei retail stores countrywide.

It will also be available in Safaricom and Telkom shops for both single and dual sim versions respectively

The new device is priced at $97 (approximately Ksh9,700).

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