Huawei Y8p now in the Philippines, priced

Here's how you can get one for PHP 9,999

Huawei has announced a new mid-range phone called the Y8p in the Philippines, and here’s how you can get one at a price way lower than the published SRP.

The Y8p is similar to the Y9s with its 48-megapixel triple rear cameras, a Kirin 710F chip, and an in-display fingerprint scanner. There’s also a 4000mAh battery capacity with USB Type-C connectivity, and EMUI based on Android 10, though expect to have it focused on Huawei’s Mobile Service core.

Huawei Y8p specs:

  • 6.3-inches FHD+ OLED Dewdrop display, 2400 x 1080px
  • 2.2GHz octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 710F
    Mali G51-MP4 GPU
  • 6GB RAM
  • 128GB storage, with MicroSD slot up to 256GB
  • Triple Rear cameras with LED Flash:
    48MP f/1.8 main
    8MP f/2.4 120-degrees ultra-wide
    2MP f/2.4
  • 16MP f/2.0 front camera
  • 4G LTE, Dual SIM
  • WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS
  • 3.5mm headphone jack, In-display fingerprint scanner
  • USB Type-C
  • EMUI 10.1 (based on Android 10)
  • 4,000mAh battery
  • Colors: Midnight Black, Breathing Crystal

Official Philippines price and availability: Huawei announced the Y8p as a Shopee Exclusive device for PHP 12,999 with a free Huawei FreeLace earphones worth PHP 3,490 for the first 200 customers who will get this until September 8, but here’s how you can get it at a much lower price. We saw the Huawei Y8p being offered at Siena Mobile as an exclusive model in their stores, and you can get it for only PHP 9,999 with an ASUS ZenPower power bank and a JBL Bluetooth Speaker in tow.

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