Huawei Honor 9 announced in China – Price, Specification, Features, Release Date and Availability


Huawei subsidiary honor has just announced a new smartphone called Honor 9 in an event in China. It is basically a flagship smartphone with top-notch on board specifications.

Moving into specs, the Honor 9 comes with 5.1-inch 1080p Full HD display, while it is powered by HiSilicon Kirin 960 with Mali-G71 GPU. In terms of storage, it has two variants, one with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage and another one packs 6GB RAM with different 64GB and 128 storage options.

Key highlights of this smartphone is its camera, which is having dual 20MP (Monochrome) + 12MP (RGB) sensors for rear shooter with dual tone LED flash. On front side, it has 8MP camera to capture selfies. The handset is backed by 3200 mAh battery with fast charging support and it runs on Android 7.1 OS.

Huawei Honor 9 Key Specifications

  • Display: 5.10-inch 1080 x 1980p IPS LCD display at 428 PPI
  • Mamory: 4GB RAM + 64GB storage / 6GB RAM + 64 or 128GB storage options
  • Processor: HiSilicon Kirin 960 with Mali-G71 GPU
  • Disign: 147.3 x 70.9 x 7.5 mm / 155 grams
  • Rear Camera: 20MP (Monochrome) + 12MP (RGB), f/2.2 with dual tone LED flash
  • Front Camera: 8MP, f/2.0
  • Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS , NFC and Type-C port
  • Battery: 3200 mAh non- removable battery with fast charging

Pricing and Availability

The Huawei Honor 9 comes in Blue, Amber Gold, Gray and Black color option. It is priced at 2299 yuan (approx. $340 or 22,000 INR) for the 4GB RAM with 64GB storage version, 2699 yuan ($400 or 25,000 INR) for the 6GB RAM with 64GB storage version and the top-end 6GB RAM with 128GB storage version costs 2999 yuan (approx. $440 or 28,500 INR). It will be start selling from June, 16 whereas it is already up for pre-orders in China.