As a preamble to this test
How will you use your Smartphone?For heavy or occasional use, the models to be chosen will not be the same.Already at the level of the operating system of this Y8s 128 GB: here, it is an Android with all the Huawei ecosystem that goes with it.
Now let’s see the results of our situational testing.
Unfortunately, our analysis showed that this product was below what you would expect from a smartphone.He’s at the bottom of our ranking.In the end, it’s a second choice in addition to your main smartphone.
|Avoid choosing this phone for|
|Making photos or movies|
The Y8s 128 GB, the right choice for surfing the internet?
The intended use of your future phone is of utmost importance.Beyond its telephone function, we expect it to be as good for surfing the internet and usable when travelling.
In terms of size, this Y8s 128 GB is about average.With a size of 6.5 inches, it is easy to carry on your travels.
Writing text messages, looking at photos or surfing social networks, everything is clear on this screen.Huawei’s engineers have clearly designed this device to be pleasing to the eye.
In addition, it natively offers Wifi technology.You will be able to enjoy quality web access, anywhere, even on the other side of the world.There’s GPS on this phone.You’ll appreciate not having to ask for directions anymore.Important when you’re away from home.
It is sometimes convenient to have several phones in one. And this model can handle multiple Sims.This means that it is possible to have several active subscriptions in the device.That is, several operators at the same time.This feature will be useful for travellers among you, who will be able to integrate a prepaid SIM card of the country they are in, without having to remove the main card.
No protection on the screen of this Y8s 128 GB.In other words, the scratches or the shocks that happen to us all, will inevitably appear.A possible solution at a lower cost is the addition of a transparent tempered glass film, without altering the screen’s tactile reactivity.
In addition, concerning the battery of this smartphone you will have enough autonomy with 4000 mAh,Enough to get through the day.
And since Huawei did not consider it useful to put a fast charge on this model, we will have to wait.Yet it has become almost indispensable, due to the speed at which batteries are now draining.
Interesting for the videos?
For many, phones are beginning to replace TV sets.Perfectly designed for our daily needs.The same goes for listening to music.Access to the network allows you to watch a video stream whenever you feel like it.Careful, that doesn’t mean any smartphone will do.
On the multimedia side, the Y8s 128 GB is well done.He’s on par with the best competitors.An 6.5 -inch screen and enough pixels (1080 x 2340 pixels).It will be a nice tool to see small videos on social networks.And with a resolution of 1080 x 2340 the image will be sharp.
The on-board technology at the display level is the LCD IPS.The light of the backlight varies according to the orientation of the pixels allowing a wider viewing angle.
For the audio part, Huawei wanted to do well.This model has a 3.5mm jack input, and allows your phone to play good quality music.
Using its Bluetooth functionality, you can pair your phone with all the devices in your home (speakers, TV…).The transmission is fluid and the sound is clear.
And, on the nice but missing functionality side, we have the stereo speakers; the mono sound is shallower.
Huawei’s smartphone: a good choice for making video calls?
For games, you need performance.Games, but also applications require batteries.For smooth and responsive rendering on 3D video games, it is necessary to combine a good processor with a good graphics processor.In short, technology and the latest generation of components provide better playability.
Our tests place this Y8s 128 GB in the middle of the category.The KTKT processor and the graphics chip are correct.And with the graphics processor, the visual result is fluid.
In terms of storage, we are now entitled to expect more.And this smartphone is the perfect answer to the need with 128 GB.In fact, for some passionate users, Huawei has provided an extra space to add more.
Whatever your use, unless you are playing H24, the battery is sufficient.She’s average in terms of endurance.With a power of 4000 mAH, it will be enough to charge the day before to be able to hold the day.
We have more and more applications on our smartphones, and they need a display that lives up to the challenge.It is pleasant in terms of reading comfort.It is a model in the standard of the moment: 396* pixels per inch, and a screen of 6.5 inches.In plain English, the images are bright and the images scroll smoothly.
Please note that this model does not allow contactless payments.
For audio or video use?
People have been using smartphones for some time now… to take pictures.They have millions of pixels that capture details perfectly.The ability to stabilize at the time of shooting or the Burst mode are also important points.Being able to retouch the obtained photos is appreciated.Huawei has long been designing smartphones with top quality photo sensors.
Little progress has been made by Huawei.This model thus has only one objective.
The 1080 x 2340 screen resolution makes this Y8s 128 GB an excellent smartphone, better than most of the competition.You are sure to make videos of excellent quality.Regarding selfies, the technology onboard is equivalent to what you find elsewhere.You can reprocess all your photos after you take them.This Y8s 128 GB is really easy to access for the retouching part of the images.
This template contains a total of 128 GB of space, including space for the default system and applications.It’s the best thing that’s happening right now.
A space to store all types of content.Holiday photos or your outings with friends.And thanks to this large amount of storage, you won’t have enough of your vacation to completely fill the memory.
In short, the Y8s 128 GB, the right choice?
Our analysis showed that this Y8s 128 GB wasn’t made for all purposes.This model is very far from the top of the range, and may eventually meet the need for a first phone for a child.In conclusion, it’s a pricey choice.