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Huawei Ascend Y540

Huawei Ascend Y540
alaScore 79

29 reviews

Oct, 2016

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 29 reviews of Huawei Ascend Y540. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the battery and performance.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Huawei Ascend Y540 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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Expert review by: Michael Moser (

Huawei Y540 Smartphone Review


Little dinosaur. A 4.5-inch IPS screen with 854x480 pixels, a weak MediaTek SoC, only 4 GB of flash memory - what sounded good in the former Y530 now seems to be a relic of the beginnings of smartphones, and everything but up-to-date. Huawei demands...

Bright, big screen, Decently swift internal storage, Dual-SIM, Good battery life, Removable battery

Too low resolution, Poor color reproduction, Below average performance, Abysmal speaker, Lousy camera modules

Other manufacturers simply have more to offer, and thus we cannot give Huawei's Y540 an unconditional purchase recommendation. Potential buyers should definitely look at one of the two Microsoft Lumia models beforehand, providing that Windows Phone 8...

Jun, 2015

Product Specifications


Battery Capacity:1730

Call management

Caller ID: Yes
Speakerphone: Yes
Vibrating Alert: Yes


Auto Focus: Yes
Built-in Flash: Yes
Flash type:LED
Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution (numeric):0.3
Main camera resolution (numeric):5
Rear camera resolution (numeric):5
Second Camera: Yes
Second camera resolution:0.3
Video recording: Yes


Colour of product:Black / Blue / Pink / White
Curved Design: No
Form factor:Bar


Display diagonal:11.4
Display Resolution:854 x 480
Orientation sensor: Yes
Touch screen type:Capacitive
Touch technology:Multi-touch
Touchscreen: Yes
Touchscreen Type:Capacitive


Accelerometer: Yes


Internal RAM:1


E-mail: Yes
Instant messaging (IM): Yes
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service): Yes
Short Message Service (SMS): Yes


Audio formats supported:AAC, AAC+, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, MIDI, MP3 / MP3
Image formats supported:GIF, JPG, PNG / JPG
Video formats supported:3GP / 3GP, MP4


GPS: Yes
GPS (satellite): Yes


2G standards:EDGE, GPRS, GSM / GSM
3G: Yes
3G standards:HSDPA / UMTS
4G: No
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0
SIM card capability:Dual SIM
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Cables included:USB
Quick start guide: Yes


Accelerometer: Yes
Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:4.4 / 4.4.2
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar
Personalization:Icons, Menu, Shortcuts, Widgets
Subscription type:No subscription

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB connector type:MICRO-USB
USB port: Yes


Processor Cores:2
Processor frequency:1.3


Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:4.4 / 4.4.2


Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash) / MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDHC
Internal RAM:1024
Internal storage capacity:4
Maximum memory card size:32


Subscription type:No subscription

Technical Details

Google applications:Google Play

Weight & Dimensions

Height :13.4
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