Huawei Mobile unveils GR5 2017 in the Kenyan Market


Huawei Mobile Kenya yesterday launched its advanced dual camera device Huawei GR5 2017 in the market targeting to leverage its performance and grow local sales by 50% by bringing more innovative products to the market.

GR5 2017 is a dual camera Smartphone with 3GB RAM, 32GB ROM, a 3270mAh, Finger print 3.0 and 5”.5 FHD display. The GR5 2017 will be retailing countrywide for KES 34,999.

The GR5 2017 is designed for technology trendsetters looking for a superb Smartphone camera on a budget. Like its predecessor – Huawei GR5, the Huawei GR5 2017 offers features and technologies to rival even the most expensive handsets.

The firm says Safaricom will stock the single SIM phones while the dual SIM phone will be sold in the open market.

“This year, for us to maintain sustained growth not just locally but globally, we will be looking to strengthen our supply chain, channels, services and several other areas required to help us streamline our operations, improve the efficiency of our decision-making and implementation, drive our internationalization strategy and proactively develop future capacity,” said Huawei Mobile Kenya Country Manager, Mark Hemaobin.

Key Specs

Size:150.9 mm by 76.2 mm by 8.2 mm

Weight: 162 g (including the battery)

Display:5.5-inch FHD display
CPU:Kirin 655, Octa-Core (4×2.1GHz+4×1.7GHz)
Operation System:AndroidTM 6.0+EMUI 4.1
Memory:3GB RAM+ 32GB ROM/4GB+64GB
Main camera: 12 MP +2 MP camera
Secondary camera: 8 MP camera