Huawei’s second quad-camera smartphone Honor 9 Lite launched in India on 17th January which will go on sale on January 21, exclusively via Flipkart with some guaranteed cashback offers in Sapphire blue, Glacier Grey, and Midnight Black colors last month. Earlier, the Blue and Black versions of the phone went on Flash sales and today the company has announced that the Glacier Grey version will finally be available from the next sale exclusively on Flipkart the flash sale starting at 12 pm IST on February 6.
The Honor 9 Lite, according to the company, has experienced an overwhelming demand, earlier this week the company had announced the fourth sale since its launch and the phone was sold out in just 2 minutes.
Honor 9 Lite 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.
In India, the Honor 9 Lite has been priced at Rs. 10,999 for the 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage variant. Meanwhile, the 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant will is available at Rs. 14,999. At the moment, Axis Bank Buzz Credit Card are entitled to receive a 5 percent discount.
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
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|
|SIM size||SIM1,SIM2: dual-SIM (Nano)(Hybrid)|
|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||Midnight Black, Glacier Grey, Sapphire Blue|
|Dimensions||151 x 71.9 x 7.6 mm|