Huawei launched the Huawei Honor 9i smartphone yesterday. The Huawei Honor 9i smartphone comes with a 5.84-inch display. With a resolution of 1080 x 2280 pixels at a PPI of 432 pixels per inch.
The Huawei Honor 9i smartphone is also powered by a 2.36GHz octa-core processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM. Huawei Honor 9i packs 64GB of internal storage that can expand up to 256GB via a microSD card. In addition, the Huawei Honor 9i sports a 13-megapixel primary camera on the back and a 16-megapixel front sensor for selfies.
This post reviews the Huawei Honor 9i.
Design and display
The Huawei Honor 9i has dimensions of 149.2 x 71.8 x 7.7 mm (5.87 x 2.83 x 0.30 in). And it also weighs 152 g.
This phone also has a 5.84-inch IPS LCD Capacitive Touch-screen, with 16M colours. With a resolution of 1080 x 2280 pixels, it has a 19:9 aspect ratio (~432 ppi density).
The Huawei Honor 9i makes use of their trademark EMUI 8.0 UI.
The Huawei Honor 9i also supports Multitouch. With a Fingerprint Scanner at the back of the phone. This device comes in four colours: Black, Blue, Purple, and Lime.
Hardware and Software
The Huawei Honor 9i smartphone comes with Android 8.0 (Oreo) operating system.
This device is powered by a HiSilicon Kirin 659 chipset. In addition, there’s an Octa-core processor that is configured at (4×2.36 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53).
Furthermore, the Huawei Honor 9i comes with 4GB RAM and 64/128GB of internal storage. The internal storage can also expand up to 256GB using a microSD card.
Sensors on this device are Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, and compass.
Camera and Battery
The Huawei Honor 9i has a Dual: 13 + 2 MP rear camera setup, with phase detection autofocus and LED flash.
Upfront, there’s a 16 MP (2.0µm), 1080p selfie shooter for crisp selfies.
Also, it has other features like Geo-tagging, panorama, touch focus, face detection, HDR.
Battery wise, there’s a Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh battery.
The Huawei Honor 9i sells for about 225 EUR. Meanwhile, its Naira equivalent is N95,541.
Now, here are the full specifications of the Huawei Honor 9i.
|NETWORK||Technology||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE|
|Status||Coming soon. Exp. release 2018, June 7th|
|BODY||Dimensions||149.2 x 71.8 x 7.7 mm (5.87 x 2.83 x 0.30 in)|
|Weight||152 g (5.36 oz)|
|SIM||Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|DISPLAY||Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||5.84 inches, 85.1 cm2 (~79.5% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2280 pixels, 19:9 ratio (~432 ppi density)|
|– EMUI 8.0|
|PLATFORM||OS||Android 8.0 (Oreo)|
|Chipset||HiSilicon Kirin 659|
|CPU||Octa-core (4×2.36 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|MEMORY||Card slot||microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)|
|Internal||64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM|
|CAMERA||Primary||Dual: 13 + 2 MP, phase detection autofocus, LED flash|
|Features||Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama|
|Secondary||16 MP (2.0µm), 1080p|
|SOUND||Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic|
|COMMS||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, WiFi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||4.2, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|USB||micro USB 2.0, USB On-The-Go|
|FEATURES||Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM|
|– MP4/H.264 player|
– MP3/eAAC+/WAV/Flac player
– Document viewer
– Photo/video editor
|BATTERY||Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh battery|
|MISC||Colors||Black, Blue, Purple, Lime|
|Price||About 220 EUR|