Huawei GR3 (2017)

Huawei GR3 (2017) is an upgrade version of the same smartphone launched last year. The Huawei GR3 had inferior features to the GR3 (2017) version which even had a larger screen, runs on a more updates system and has better camera with improved battery capacity.

Huawei GR3 (2017) features a 5.2 inch display screen. The screen is a 2.5D that makes it to perfectly and comfortable fit in one’s palm.

It runs Android 7.0 Nougat out of box and is laced up with EMUI 5.1 user interface. The device is equipped with a more robust 1.7GHz Kirin 655 processor.

The phone promises a never lagging experience thanks to 3GB RAM and 16GB internal storage. A memory card slot is also available.

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The Huawei GR3 (2017) offers a more extensive and an overhaul of features. The device apart from running on the latest Android OS, it supports 4G and has enhanced security with fingerprint scanning.

Huawei GR3 (2017)

Key Huawei GR3 (2017) Specs

  • Display: 5.2″ FHD display
  • 2.5D curved display
  • Type: IPS LCD
  • Resolution: 1080*1920 pixels
  • Dual SIM support
  • OS: Android 7.0 Nougat
  • Processor: 1.7GHz Cortex-A53 octa core processor
  • Chipset: HiSilicon Kirin 655
  • RAM: 3GB
  • ROM: 16GB
  • Front Camera: 8MP
  • Primary Camera: 12MP
  • Battery: 3000mAh
  • Price: Kshs. 21999/-


You can literally shoot clear and up to date pictures thanks to the 12 megapixels rear camera.

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Huawei GR3 (2017)

The secondary camera on the Huawei GR3 (2017) is an 8 megapixels camera. It is ideal for selfie shooting and also video calling for those who love apps like Skype, iMo, WhatsApp etc.

The Platform

Huawei GR3 2017 is powered by the HiSilicon Kirin 655 chipset. Alongside the 1.7GHz Cortex-A53, it offers unmatched speeds.

The Android 7.0 Nougat provides more features and battery management techniques. You can simply start a camera, WhatsApp, lock or wake screen by double tapping. These gestures are great.

The Display

Huawei GR3 (2017) has a 5.2 inch display screen. The full high definition screen offers clear and real pictures. You get the taste of any image or video as it appears. You can stream FHD (1080P) videos on this handset.

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The phone has a screen resolution of 1080*1920 pixels.

Huawei GR3 (2017)

The Battery

The battery of the Huawei GR3 (2017) is an average or standard battery for most smartphones. Many of them have batteries around the 3000mAh mark. The capacity of the Huawei GR3 (2017) is a 3000mAh that’s is capable of providing good juicer for sometime.

In Kenya, this handset is being sold at Kshs. 21,999 at Safaricom Shops. You can get the phone at a cheaper price from other retailers.