Huawei‘s sub-brand Honor launched the successor to the Honor 8 Lite smartphone recently. The company has already completed three flash sales, and now is gearing up for the fourth flash sale. The Honor 9 Lite will be available via Flipkart tomorrow at 12:00PM. The Honor 9 Lite is available in two storage variants – 3GB RAM + 32GB model priced at Rs 10,999, and 4GB RAM + 64GB model priced at Rs 14,999. Honor 9 Lite features metal and glass back giving it a premium look and will be available in Navy Blue, Seagull Gray, and Magic Nightfall (black) color options.
Honor recently revealed that the smartphone went out-of-stock in six minutes, three minutes and two minutes in its first, second, and third flash sales respectively. The company however has yet to reveal the number of units it is making available. All it has said is that stocks for the smartphone will be limited.
Honor 9 Lite specifications
Honor 9 Lite flaunts a 5.65-inch full HD+ (1080×2160 pixels) resolution and an 18:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, HiSilicon Kirin 659 SoC is clocked at 2.36GHz. The internal memory is expandable up to 128GB via microSD card.
For optics, the phone features dual-camera setups at the back as well as the front. The combination includes a 13-megapixel primary sensor and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor. The rear camera comes with PDAF auto-focus and LED flash.
The smartphone is fueled by a 3,000mAh battery, which Honor claims can deliver up to 20 hours of talktime on 3G, and a standby time of up to 24 days. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, and micro-USB with OTG support. On the software front, the phone runs EMUI 8.0, based on Android 8.0 Oreo out-of-the-box.