Huawei sub-brand honor introduced Honor 9 smartphone in China just a month ago. It was initially available for purchase in various part of the world including Europe. It was announced in three different variants: 4GB RAM/64GB storage, 6GB RAM/64GB storage and 6GB RAM with 128GB inbuilt storage. Both the lower end variants have been available just after its launch but higher end variant still to be unveiled.
According to the German online publication WinFuture, the 128GB storage variant will be sold as Honor 9 Premium in the Europian market. Reportedly, the handset will be available in Italy via “Three (tr)”. Moreover, the website claims that some Swiss retailers like Digitec and Galaxus have begun taking pre-orders for the Honor 9 Premium as well.
Honor 9 Premium Specifications
- 5.5 inches HD 1080 x 1920 pixels IPS LCD display
- HiSilicon Kirin 960 octa-core 2.4 GHz with Mali-G71 MP8 GPU
- 6GB RAM, 128GB internal storage, micro SD slot to expend storage
- Dual 20MP + 12 MP, phase detection autofocus, 2x optical zoom rear camera
- 8MP front-facing camera
- Android 7.1.1 OS
- 3200 mAh non-removable battery
- Fingerprint Sensor
- 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 4.2 LE, GPS, USB Type-C
- Diminesions: 147.3 x 70.9 x 7.5 mm
- Weight: 155 grams
Besides storage and RAM, other specs will remain same. THe Honor 9 Premium is having a 5.15 inches Full HD display, Kirin 960 processor, a 3200 mAh battery and it runs on EMUI based Android 7.1.1 out of the box. As for optics, the device has got the Dual rear camera with 20MP Monochrome sensor + 12MP RGB sensor whereas, on the front, it has an 8MP selfie shooter. As far as pricing is concerned, the device is expected to come with 500 EURO price tag.