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Huawei Ascend Y330

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1876 reviews of Huawei Ascend Y330. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Comments about the screen and performance are generally positive. The price and usability are also appreciated, whereas there are some mixed comments about the camera.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Huawei Ascend Y330 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Huawei Ascend Y330 review


Is this the cheapest smartphone in Britain? The Huawei Ascend Y330 is certainly incredibly cheap, and it's a good basic product for very little money. The phone looks and feels nice, and has a good-sized screen and a dual-core processor too. Battery...

The Ascend Y330 could easily have been a complete failure. It's very hard to produce an entry-level smartphone that isn't terrible. Huawei has cut back ruthlessly on the camera and the memory, but has given the Y330 a decent screen, a dual-core...

Jan, 2015

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Huawei is a Chinese company intent on making its mark on the smartphone market. The Huawei Ascend Y330 is ones of the firm's more affordable mobiles, with a 4-inch screen and handy micro-SD card slot. It's got the basics covered with good call quality,...

Aug, 2015

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Huawei Ascend Y330


I love this phone it will never break its screen.

Jul, 2016

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Huawei Ascend Y330


MY Y330 15 MONTHS OLD, TOTALLY FAILED. First, keeps switching on/off. then display but no input possible. now no display. only battery out to reset. CARPHONE WAREHOUSE at CASTLEPOINT refuse to do anything for us. disgusting!!

Feb, 2016

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Huawei Ascend Y330


Very impressive phone I ever had, only with price 600.000 rupiah we have a cute 4" with 16 M colours, 233ppi. Iam speechless to continue the comment.

Jan, 2016

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Huawei Ascend Y330


Its a wonderful phone. I really love it!

Dec, 2015

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Huawei Ascend Y330


Best phone for the money by far a bit slow and no flash. But £50 Inc £15 credit. cant go WRONG.

Dec, 2015

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Huawei Ascend Y330


Owesome phone.

Nov, 2015

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Huawei Ascend Y330


The y330 was my first smartphone and I got it when I was 12 to replace my hated Nokia 106 which I hated like hell. The phone only cost £25 on pay as you go upgrade at carphone warehouse. The Pros:Amazing screen for the price (233ppi) other phones at...

Nov, 2015

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Huawei Ascend Y330


it's a quality phone.

Sep, 2015

Product Specifications


Battery Capacity:1500
Battery performance:1500
Battery Technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo) / Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Standby time (2G):300
Standby time (3G):320
Talk time (2G):6
Talk time (3G):6

Call Management

Auto-redialing: Yes
Call divert: Yes
Call hold: Yes
Call timer: Yes
Call waiting: Yes
Caller ID: Yes
Conference call: Yes
Speakerphone: Yes
Speed dialing: Yes
Vibrating alert: Yes


Auto focus: Yes
Built-in flash:No / Yes
Geotagging: Yes
Main camera resolution (numeric):3
Maximum frame rate:30
Rear camera resolution (numeric):3
Rear camera type:Single camera
Second camera: No
Video recording: Yes
Video recording modes:720p


Body SAR:0.548
Body SAR (EU):0.548
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:Y
DLNA Certified: Yes
Head SAR:0.522
Head SAR (EU):0.522
SAR value:0.522
Specific absorption rate (SAR) value (EU):0.522


Color of product:Black / Blue / Red / White / Yellow
Form Factor:Bar


Display Diagonal:4
Display number of colors:16.78 million colours
Display Resolution:480 x 800 / 800 x 480
Display Type:LCD / TFT
Orientation sensor: Yes
Pixel density:233
Touch screen: Yes
Touch screen type:Capacitive
Touch technology:Multi-Touch
Touchscreen type:Capacitive


Accelerometer: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Proximity sensor: Yes


Internal RAM:0.5


Chat: Yes
Instant messaging (IM): Yes
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service): Yes
Short Message Service (SMS): Yes


Audio formats supported:AAC+, eAAC+, MP3 / AAC+, mp3 / MP3
FM radio: Yes
Image formats supported:BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG / JPG
Video compression format:3GP, H.263, H.264, MP4, MPEG4 / H.263, H.264
Video formats supported:3GP,H.263,H.264,MP4,MPEG4 / H.263,H.264


Assisted GPS (A-GPS): Yes
GPS: Yes
GPS (satellite):Y
Position location:Y
Wi-Fi positioning: Yes


2G bands (primary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
2G bands (secondary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
2G standards:EDGE,GSM / GSM
3G: Yes
3G bands supported:900,2100
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0
SIM card capability:Dual SIM / Single SIM
SIM card type:MiniSIM
Tethering (modem-mode): Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Other Features

Google applications:Google Maps,Google Play,Google Voice Search
Music player: Yes

Packaging Content

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Battery pack: Yes
Cables included:USB
Headset included: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes


Accelerometer: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Flight mode: Yes
Graphics adapter:PowerVR
Microphone mute: Yes
On-board graphics adapter model:PowerVR
Operating system installed:Android
Operating system version:4.2 / 4.2 Jelly Bean
Personal info management:Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Events reminder, Notes, To-do list / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Notes, To-do list
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Events reminder, Notes, To-do list / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Notes, To-do list
Personalization:Icons, Menu, Shortcuts
Proximity sensor: Yes
Subscription type:No subscription
Support for contact groups: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB connector type:Micro-USB / Micro-USB B
USB port:Y
USB version:2.0


Processor:A7 / MTK6572
Processor architecture:ARM Cortex-A7
Processor cores:2
Processor family:Mediatek
Processor frequency:1.3
Processor model:A7 / MTK6572


Operating system installed:Android
Operating system version:4.2 / 4.2 Jelly Bean


Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash) / MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDHC
Internal RAM:512
Internal ROM:4096
Internal storage capacity:4
Maximum memory card size:32
RAM capacity:0.5
ROM capacity:4096
USB mass storage: Yes


Subscription type:No subscription

Technical Details

Google applications:Google Maps, Google Play, Google Voice Search
UMTS bands supported:900,2100

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:0.445 / 4.8
Height:0.445 / 4.8
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