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Huawei Y6 II Compact

alaTest has collected and analyzed 73 reviews of Huawei Y6 II Compact. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. People are impressed by the battery and price. The performance and portability are also appreciated. Many are less positive about the design and camera. The durability and screen get mixed reviews.

portability, performance, price, battery

camera, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Huawei Y6 II Compact is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by: Florian Wimmer (

Huawei Y6 II Compact Smartphone Review


Cheap Thrills. "Cheaper is always possible", Huawei thought, and it thus reduced the price of the lower mid-range with its Y6 II Compact. Is that enough for a convincing presentation?

decent build, low price, dual-SIM, good touchscreen, very bright screen, good viewing angle stability, relatively high performance, low power consumption, good battery life, fast internal storage

screen's too low contrast..., ...and inaccurate color reproduction, older Android version, camera's blurred photos, poor speakers, slow access on micro-SD, long recharging times

Huawei's Y6 II Compact has three very clear core competencies: performance, battery life, and price. The review sample is very well positioned in these three sectors, but other areas like the weak camera and low-contrast screen clearly look inferior.

Expert review by: S21 (

Huawei Y6 II Compact review


The Huawei Y6 II Compact is an entry-level Android phone with smart looks, a 5-inch HD screen, a 1.3GHz quad-core processor, but a relatively small battery. Its best feature is probably its camera.

The word Compact seems to be a red-herring in the name of this phone, because its 5-inch screen is standard size for an Android device costing between £100 and £200. This phone is largely a reboot of the popular Huawei P8 Lite from 2015, but with some...

Oct, 2016

Consumer review by: Viv (

Huawei Y6 II Compact


This phone is not as good as i thought. The sound is tinny and the only reasonably good thing is the front camera. How do i stop the boot sound. It's deafening !

Jan, 2017

Product Specifications


Battery Capacity:2200
Standby time (4G):165
Talk time (2G):9.6 / 9.62

Call management

Call divert:Y
Call hold:Y
Call timer:Y
Call waiting:Y
Caller ID:Y
Speed dialing:Y
Vibrating Alert:Y


Auto Focus:Y
Built-in Flash:Y
Flash type:LED
Front Camera:Y
Front camera resolution (numeric):5
Rear camera resolution (numeric):13
Rear camera type:Single camera


Colour of product:Black / Gold
Form factor:Bar


Display diagonal:12.7
Display Resolution:1280 x 720
Display Type:IPS
Orientation sensor:Y
Screen shape:Flat
Second display:N
Touch technology:Multi-touch


Ambient light sensor:Y
Proximity sensor:Y


MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service):Y
Short Message Service (SMS):Y


Audio formats supported:AAC, MP3 / AAC,MP3
Video formats supported:H.263, H.264, MPEG4 / H.263,H.264,MPEG4


Assisted GPS (A-GPS):Y
Electronic compass:Y
Position location:Y


3G standards:DC-HSPA+, UMTS / DC-HSPA+,UMTS
4G standard:LTE
Bluetooth version:4.0
SIM card capability:Dual SIM
SIM card type:MicroSIM
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y
Battery pack:Y
Cables included:MICRO-USB / USB
Headset included:Y
Quick start guide:Y
Warranty card:Y


Video call:Y

Ports & interfaces

USB connector type:Micro-USB B
USB port:Y
USB version:2.0


Processor Cores:4
Processor family:MEDIATEK
Processor frequency:1.3
Processor Model:MTK6735


Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:5.1


Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDHC, MicroSDXC / MicroSD (TransFlash),MicroSDHC,MicroSDXC
Internal RAM:2
Internal storage capacity:16
Maximum memory card size:128


Subscription type:No subscription

Weight & Dimensions

Height :144.2