Huawei‘s sub-brand Honor has finally launched its much awaited new smartphone, Honor 9 in China yesterday. The anticipated flagship device by Honor will hit the online stores of China from Friday and will be available at Vmall, JD.com, Tmall.com, and other websites.
Numerous leaks and rumors have been trending across the internet quite for a long time now. And interestingly they turned out to be all accurate and true. Talking about the Honor 9 internal features they seemed to be quite similar to Huawei P10. However, the phone has come out with an entirely different design. Some suggest that the design appears to resemble Xiaomi Mi 6. Well, let us explore each of its features and specs in detail to find out what premium delights this phone has to offer to its excited clients.
Honor 9 – Features and Specifications:
- Design: The Honor 9 consists of a glass back and measures 5.80 x 2.79 x 0.29 inches (147.3 x 70.9 x 7.45 mm). It comes in three different colors: Blue, Grey and Amber Gold.
- Display: The smartphone features 5.2 inches display with the resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels and 428ppi pixel density.
- Processor: The phone is powered by Octa-core Kirin 960 processor.
- Software: When it comes to software, Honor 9 runs Android 7.0 Nougat paired with Huawei’s EMUI 5.1.
- Memory and Storage: Honor 9 comprises three different memory variants: The first one with 4GB of RAM and 64GB storage, the second one with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage, and the last one with 6GB RAM coupled with 128GB of storage capacity. The storage ability can be further expandable up to 256GB via using a microSD card.
- Camera: In terms of photography, the Huawei Honor 9 features a rear dual camera setup, which consists of a 20MP sensor and a 12MP sensor with f/2.2 aperture, PDAF, and dual-tone LED flash. For selfie lovers, it is equipped with an 8MP front-facing camera. In addition, the rear camera supports 4K video recording and the front camera supports full-HD video recording.
- Connectivity: Connectivity options include Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, NFC, GPS/ A-GPS, 3G, 4G with VoLTE, GPRS/ EDGE, and a USB Type-C port.
- Sensors: Sensors on the phone comprise a Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.
- Battery: The Phone is backed by a non-removable 3200mAh battery.
- Price: Honor 9 holds three price tags: 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage priced at CNY 2,299 (roughly Rs. 22,000), 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage priced at CNY 2,699 (roughly Rs. 26,000), 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage priced at CNY 2,999 (roughly Rs. 28,500).