Huawei Y Max unboxing – A quality mid-range 7″ smartphone

You could have not known the Huawei Y Max during its launch, but this smartphone offers a great value for the bucks offered. For RM1299, you will be able to get a smartphone with 7″ display, large battery and more feature awaiting to be discovered below!

Huawei Y Max specifications:

  • Runs on Android EMUI 8.2 based on Android 8.1
  • 7.12″ FHD display
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 display
  • 16MP + 2MP dual rear camera
  • 8MP front camera
  • 5000mAh battery
  • 4GB RAM
  • 128GB ROM
  • USB 2.0
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • Rear fingerprint sensor
  • Leather panel
  • 210g

Retails at RM1299


The container for Y Max appears extremely simple and within the device, transparent case, SIM ejector, charging adapter and cable with earphone are included within.

Despite having a large display, Huawei hand gesture feature preloaded in EMUI brings additional single hand operational advantage in this smartphone with a large display.

It is unlikely to see such smartphone to bring faux leather as the main material for rear panel.

On the sides of smartphone is where the volume rocker and power button located. The right side of the Y Max contains a charging SIM port. Charging port and audio jack is located at the bottom.

When comparing the similar sized Mate 20X, the Y Max does appears slightly smaller thanks to the ultra narrow bezels which is currently a norm on entry level to flagship smartphone.

With a price at RM1299, the Huawei Y Max is extremely reasonably priced smartphone with preloaded EMUI features and a large display & battery. It will be an excellent daily driver if you enjoy large display & a smartphone with decent performance.