As expected, at a special event in China, Huawei has officially announced the smartphone Honor 9. If you look at the specs, you’ll find that in technical terms, it is actually a debut earlier this year, Huawei P10. However, the manufacturer of such borrowing is not the first time we are seeing: Honor 8 at the time was “rebranded» Huawei P9.
The key difference from Honor 9 and Huawei P10 – no Leica logo next on the rear camera. Thus itself dual resolution module similar to that used in the P10 and consists of a combination of 20-M and 12-monochrome color sensor Mn, but devoid of optical stabilizer. Hardware basis smartphone serves SoC HiSilicon Kirin 960 with an eight CPU and GPU Mali G71, and the amount of RAM installed in it is 4 GB and is combined with 64 GB integrated drive. Two modifications are also available with a 6 GB of RAM, implying both 64 and 128 GB flash memory.
The display device has a diagonal of 5.15 inches and a resolution of 1920 × 1080 pixels, other characteristics of note as the 8-Mn front camera, fingerprint scanner, 3200-mAh battery with quick charge function, and support Wi-Fi 802.11ac, 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.2 and NFC. Phone dimensions are 147,3 × 70,9 × 7,45 mm, weight – 155 grams, it works under OS Android 7.0 Nougat with a proprietary shell EMUI 5.1.
The base price of Honor 9 in the Chinese market is $ 338, the most affordable option with 6 GB of RAM evaluated at $ 397, and the smartphone is priced at $ 441 in the top configuration. In China, the new product will go on sale on June 16 and will be offered in four body colors – blue, gold, gray, and black.