The Huawei Honor 9X was announced few months ago alongside other products such as Honor Band 5i and Honor MagicWatch 2.
Where to Buy Huawei Honor 9X
Huawei Honor 9X sports a modern body design with a great camera and other impressive features as well. The good news is that it’s a device for everyone. In other words, it’s affordable. Below are the phone full specifications and availability.
Huawei Honor 9X Key Specs & Features
- 6.59-inch IPS LCD Display, 1080 x 2340 pixels (391 ppi)
- Android 9.0 Pie
- Octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 710F Processor
- 4GB RAM / 6GB RAM
- 64GB / 128GB / 256GB inbuilt Storage (expandable)
- 48 MP + 2 MP Dual Rear Camera (Pro Edition)
- 48 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP Tri Rear Camera (Pro Edition)
- 16 MP Front Camera
- Fingerprint Scanner (Side or Rear)
- 4G LTE Network
- 10W Fast Charging Capacity
- 4000 mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
Design and Display
Although this is a budget device, it still packs a premium body that is built with a combination of glass and aluminum. Both the back and front features glass which gives it a unique touch.
The Honor 9X has body dimensions of 163.5 x 77.3 x 8.8 mm and it weighs 196.8 g. On the front, it has a 6.59-inch IPS LCD display that produces Full HD+ resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels and an aspect ratio of 19.5:9.
Meanwhile, the notch-less screen offers a high screen-to-body and there’s also display protection on the device.
As for the camera configuration, the Honor 9X Pro has a triple camera that is paired with an LED flash. It has a primary camera of 48-megapixel, an 8-megapixel ultrawide sensor and a secondary lens of 2-megapixel. Note that Honor 9X may come with dual-camera on the back (48MP + 2MP) in some countries.
Upfront is a pop-up camera of 16-megapixel for shooting selfies.
Hardware and Software
The Huawei Honor 9X has a HiSilicon Kirin 710F SOC based on 12nm process technology. The octa-core processor on the device has a clocking speed of 2.2 GHz.
The Honor 9X features Mali-G51 MP4 to take care of graphics related issues and also for gaming. Booting the device is Android 9.0 Pie with EMUI 9.1 user interface on top.
In memory, the smartphone is available in different models. The first has 64GB + 4GB RAM, another with 128GB + 4GB RAM, while the bigger model packs ample RAM of 6GB with 128GB. You can still expand the memory via a micro SD card.
Battery and Network
The Huawei Honor 9X has a non-removable battery of 4,000mAh that comes with support for only 10W charging. You will also get a fingerprint scanner on the device as well.
The connectivity options available on the handset are dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, USB-C, and 3.5mm audio jack.
Huawei Honor 9X Price and Availability
The Huawei Honor 9X is now available for purchase at a price of $197 and $239 respectively depending on the storage variant.
In Nigeria, the Honor 9X will start selling from 72,000 Naira to 88,000 Naira depending on your location. You can purchase the phone in two colors such as Midnight Black and Sapphire Blue.
Huawei Honor 9X Specs
Here are a few specs of the Huawei Honor 9X:
- Platform: Android 9.0 (Pie); EMUI 9.1
- Processor: Octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 710F CPU (2.2 GHz quad-core Cortex-A73 & 1.7 GHz quad-core Cortex-A53)
- GPU: Mali-G51 MP4
- Memory: 4GB RAM / 6GB RAM
- Colours: Midnight Black, Sapphire Blue
- Dimension: 163.5 x 77.3 x 8.8 mm
- Weight: 196.8 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM, dual stand-by
- SIM Count: Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Display: 6.59-inch IPS LCD Display, 1080 x 2340 pixels (391 ppi)
- Screen Protection: Yes
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 48 MP (wide) + 8 MP (ultrawide) + 2 MP (depth) Triple Rear Camera, [email protected]/60fps
- Rear Camera Features: LED Flash, PDAF, HDR, panorama
- Front Camera: Motorized pop-up 16 MP Camera, [email protected]
- Built-in Storage: 64GB / 128GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes
- Bundled Cloud Storage: Yes
- 2G GSM: Yes, GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
- 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
- 3G WCDMA: Yes, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
- 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes, LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
- 5G: No
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE
- NFC: No
- Infrared Blaster: No
- USB Port: 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: Yes
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: No
- SpO2: No
- Pedometer: No
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (Side)
- Iris Scanner: No
- Face Unlock: –
- Stylus Pen: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: Yes
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes (with dedicated)
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: No
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: 4000 mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: Yes, 10W Fast Charging Capacity