Huawei brand Honor on Thursday launched the Honor 9 Lite in China. The smartphone sports a 5.65-inch 18:9 IPS screen, dual cameras on both the front and back, in addition to Android 8.0 Oreo established EMUI 8.0, as its main highlights. It’ll go on the market in China on December 26. The smartphone will reportedly go on sale in 14 countries shortly after, including India, Russia, and the united kingdom. In contrast, the Honor 9 carries a 16:9 screen and double back cameras, but includes a more powerful processor.
Honor 9 Lite cost
Honor 9 Lite cost starts at CNY 1,199 (roughly Rs. 11,700) for the 3GB RAM, 32GB storage version, with all the 4GB RAM, 32GB storage version priced at CNY 1,499 (approximately Rs. 15,600) and the 4GB RAM, 64GB storage variant priced at CNY 1,799 (approximately Rs. 17,500). As we mentioned, the smart phone will go on sale in China on December 26 (at 10:08am CST), and registrations for the very first sale will start on Friday.
Based on GizmoChina, Huawei announced that the Honor 9 Lite will go on sale in 14 other countries soon after, including India, Russia, and the united kingdom.
Honor 9 Lite specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano) Honor 9 Lite runs EMUI 8.0, based on Android 8.0 Oreo. It occupies a 5.65-inch full-HD+ (1080×2160 pixels) IPS display with an 18:9 aspect ratio and pixel density of 428ppi. It is powered with a Huawei HiSilicon Kirin 659 SoC (four cores clocked at 2.36GHz, and four cores clocked at 1.7GHz) coupled with either 3GB or 4GB of RAM.
The Honor 9 Lite bears dual camera hinges on both the front and back, as we said. In both the front and rear, the smartphone sports a 13-megapixel primary camera with a 2-megapixel secondary camera. The back camera provides PDAF autofocus, apart from LED flash, in addition. The Honor 9 Lite offers with either 32GB or 64GB of inbuilt storage based on the version, both of which can be expandable via microSD card (around 256GB) in a hybrid dual-SIM configuration.
Connectivity choices on the Honor 9 Lite include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, 3.5millimeter audio jack, and Micro-USB with OTG support. Sensors on board include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, magnetometer (electronic compass), and proximity sensor. It’s powered with a 3000mAh battery that is rated to deliver a talk time of up to 20 hours on 3G, and a standby time of up to 24 days – it charges fully in about 2 hours 20 minutes, the business said. It steps 151×71.9×7.6mm, and weighs 149 grams.