Chinese smartphone maker and Huawei sub-brand, Honor has launched two new smartphones in China. Called Honor 9X and Honor 9X Pro, these smartphones are the successor to last year’s Honor 8X that was launched in September. The highlight of the new smartphones is pop-up selfie cameras and full-screen displays. Here is everything you need to know. Also Read - Honor TV and new smartphones to soon launch in India
Honor 9X, 9X Pro prices
The Honor 9X will be offered in three storage variants, whereas the Pro model will be offered in two variants. The base model will come with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage for RMB 1,399 (approximately Rs 14,100). The higher model with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage is available for RMB 1,599 (approximately Rs 16,100). The top-end model with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage will set you back by RMB 1,899 (approximately Rs 19,100). Also Read - Honor claims 1500% sales growth during Amazon Prime Day; says Honor 20 series contributed significantly
Coming to the 9X Pro, the base model with 8GB RAM + 128GB storage will be available for RMB 2,199 (approximately Rs 22,100). The top-end model with 8GB RAM + 256GB storage will set you back by RMB 2,399 (approximately Rs 24,100). Also Read - Honor Smart TV might become the first Huawei device running Harmony OS
Honor 9X, 9X Pro specifications and features
Both smartphones come with a similar design. You get a 6.59-inch FHD+ (2340x1080p) LCD display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, both smartphones come with a Kirin 810 octa-core SoC. The Pro model also comes with liquid cooling feature to keep thermal levels at low.
In the photography department, the Honor 9X comes with dual cameras at the back – a 48-megapixel + 2-megapixel sensors. The Pro model comes with triple cameras at the back – a 48-megapixel primary camera + an 8-megapixel secondary camera and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. Up front, you get a 16-megapixel pop-up selfie camera.
Both smartphones are armed with a 4,000mAh battery. Connectivity options include Bluetooth 5, GPS, Wi-Fi, and dual SIM card slots. On the software front, both smartphones run Android 9 Pie with EMUI 9.1.1 OS.
|Features||Honor 9X||Honor 9X Pro|
|Chipset||Kirin 810 octa-core SoC||Kirin 810 octa-core SoC|
|OS||Android 9 Pie||Android 9 Pie|
|Display||6.59-inch full-HD+||6.59-inch full-HD+|
|Internal Memory||Up to 6GB RAM with 128GB storage||up to 8GB RAM + up to 256GB storage|
|Rear Camera||48MP + 2MP||48MP + 8MP + 2MP|