Huawei Honor 9 Lite, Huawei’s second quad-camera smartphone Honor 9 Lite launched in India. The company has been teasing the smartphone for a while, but now the new phone is released in India, 17th January which will go on sale on January 21, exclusively via Flipkart with some guaranteed cashback offers.
Honor 9 Lite comes with Quad cameras and a glass unibody design. The smartphone was launched in China in December 2017. Honor 9 Lite pricing in China started at CNY 1,199 (roughly Rs. 11,700) for the 3/32 GB storage variant, with the 4/32GB storage variant priced at CNY 1,499 (roughly Rs. 15,600) and the 4/64GB storage variant priced at CNY 1,799 (roughly Rs. 17,500). In India, The Honor 9 Lite price starts at Rs. 10,999 for the 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage variant and Rs. 14,999 for the 4GB RAM/ 64GB variant.
The smartphone features a FullView 5.65-inch FHD+ (1080*2160 pixels) IPS display with an 18:9 aspect ratio and pixel density of 428ppi. The 9 Lite is powered by a Huawei HiSilicon Kirin 659 octa-core SoC, four cores are clocked at 2.36GHz, and the other four cores are clocked at 1.7GHz.
As this is a Quad-camera phone it has dual rear cameras and dual selfie cameras, the primary camera on the Huawei Honor 9 Lite is a 13MP + 2 MP shooter with PDAF, HDR, panorama mode, Geo-tagging, touch focus, digital zoom, video recording. The smartphone also has a front-facing camera setup with a combination of 13MP + 2MP image sensors with Bokeh Effects and gesture control.
The Huawei Honor 9 Lite runs on Android 8.0 (EMUI 8.0) Huawei’s own custom UI and powered by a 3000 mAh battery. Connectivity options on the Huawei Honor 9 Lite include GPS, Hotspot, NFC, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth. The storage is expandable up to 256GB using microSD card (hybrid).
Honor claims that the smartphone charges fully in about 2 hours 20 minutes. In terms of dimensions, the Honor 9 Lite measures 151×71.9×7.6mm and weighs 149 grams.
Honor 9 Lite Full Specification:
Honor 9 Lite
|Display||5.65 inches, 1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~428 PPI density)|
|Processor||HiSilicon Kirin 659 Octa-core|
|Camera|| Rear cameras-Dual: 13 MP + 2 MP, PDAF, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
Video recording -1080p@30fs
Front camera-Dual: 13 MP + 2 MP, 1080p
|RAM||3GB / 4GB|
|ROM||64 GB with 4 GB RAM or 32 GB with 3/4 GB RAM (expandable up to 256GB)|
|Operating System||Android 8.0 with EMUI 8.0(company custom skin)|
|Battery|| 3000 mAh battery
Full charge in 2 hours 20 minutes
|Network Support||4G VoLTE|
|WI-FI||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct|
|WI-FI Features||Mobile Hotspot|
|GPS||A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass|
|Colours||Navy, Seagull Gray, Magic Nightfall, Pearl White|
|Dimensions||151 x 71.9 x 7.6 mm|