Huawei Y6 sales hit 20,000 units in South KoreaMadeinkoreablog
Sales of Huawei’s Y6 smartphone hit 20,000 units this week, according to South Korea’s No. 3 mobile carrier LG Uplus Corp. on Thursday.
The figures beat market estimates, reflecting the burgeoning demand for budget mobiles, the company said.
LG Uplus released the smartphone manufactured by China’s Huawei Technologies. The price was set at 154,000 won ($127), putting the phone in the low-end range.
LG Uplus said its survey showed that most of its clients chose the Y6 smartphone for its price.
The smartphone was especially popular among teenagers and those in their 40s and 50s, the company said.
The 5-inch smartphone comes with a 2,200 milliampere-hour removable battery along with 2-megapixel and 8-megapixel cameras. It runs on Android Lollipop 5.1 and comes in two colors of black and white.