Huawei Ascend Y540

Key Specs

Android
Operating System
5 Megapixel
Primary Camera
4.5"
Display Size
1 GB RAM
4 GB Internal Storage
1950 mAh
Removable Battery
51 Views
Phone Popularity

Get Best Deal

Compare Phone

Full Specifications

General Information
Released on
February, 2015
Brand
Huawei
Network
Bands
  • 2G
  • 3G
Body
SIM
Micro SIM
Dimensions
  • Height: 134.2 mm
  • Width: 67 mm
  • Thickness: 10.3 mm
Display
Type
TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size
4.5 inches
Screen Resolution
480 x 854 pixels
Touch Screen
Yes
Display Features
  • ~62.1% screen-to-body ratio
  • ~218 ppi pixel density
Camera
Rear Camera
5 Megapixel
Camera Features
  • 5 Megapixel, LED flash
  • Geo-tagging
  • 720p Video
  • Secondary Camera VGA (Video Graphics Array)
Sound
Loudspeaker
Yes
Sound Features
  • Alert types: Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
  • With 3.5mm Audio jack
Memory
RAM
1 GB
Internal Storage
4 GB
Card Slot
microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot)
Platform
Operating System
Android, version 4.4 (KitKat)
Chipset
  • Mediatek
CPU
  • Dual-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7
GPU
  • Mali-400
Connectivity
Wireless LAN
Yes
Bluetooth
Yes
GPS
Yes
USB
Yes
Radio
Yes
Battery
Removable, 1950 mAh
Stand By
Up to 300 h (3G)
Talk Time
Up to 5 h (3G)
Other Features
Sensors
Yes
Messaging
Yes
Browser
Yes
Colors
Black, White
  • MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player
  • MP4/H.264 player
  • Photo/video editor
  • Document viewer

Huawei Ascend Y540 Review

Recently, Huawei has launched the next successor of the Ascend Y530 which is the Ascend Y540. GSM Helpdesk, a Dutch publication in the Netherlands exclaimed that this handset is now really available in the market. According to this Dutch publication, Huawei Ascend Y540 highlighted its features with its 4.5” WVGA approximately 480 by 854 pixels. This is similar to the display which was Huawei Ascend Y530 just launch last year. Likewise, it is being supported by a 1.3GHz dual-core processor, which only means that this one is a minor upgrade of the Ascend Y530’s clock speed ability. It has also an upgraded RAM including 1GB of RAM.

Huawei Ascend Y540 also supports dual-SIM and at the same time dual stand-by mode. Not only that, it also have 1950mAh battery which serves as the backup of the device. Similar as what Huawei Ascend Y530, this one also supports a 5-MP rear camera with a 0.3-MP front camera. The handset also has 4GB in-built storage which further expands through microSD card which reaches up to 32GB. It also supports as well the dual 3G bands.

Meanwhile, the handset seems to be the modified version of Huawei Ascend Y520 with its Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 chipset as well as 1GB RAM. This is one of the reasons why this mid-range smartphone launch this version silently.

The Hardware

Aside from the features above stated, Ascend Y540 with its long lasting battery life boasts its power which can last for about 300 hours on the standby mode and approximately 5 long hours of talking. The handset also provides wider range of connectivity over 3G, W-Fi, Bluetooth as well as AGPS.

The Design and Features

It follows the structure and style of the Ascend G510. The company makes sure that the Ascend Y540 reaches its newest shell with it sleeker and slimmer version of the last year smartphone. The white version is very pleasing as the upgrades aesthetically complement the smooth curves and two-tone screen which provides the phone its stylish look. The real beauty lies behind those soft keys one will love to press when making a call or composing a text message.

This latest generation of handset also offers dual SIM placements together with the dual standby support feature. It also ensures that you are not going to be dissatisfied with its performance and capability on its battery endurance, it sports the capacity of the battery having of 1950 mAh.

Dimesion

Generally, the dimension of the Huawei Ascend Y540 measures 146 by 76.3 by 9.3 mm. The phone’s size makes it handier, thus making for the users much easier to carry and at the same time more convenient to use with one hand. Some experts and specialist in technology considers the smartphone as the upgraded version of the former Huawei Ascend P530.

The main focus of the smartphone is to capture the interest and attention of the young crowd. It is been rumoured that the company launch an android operated smartphone without further official announcement particularly on the Netherlands.

Huawei Ascend Y540 Comparison with Other Latest Mobile Phones