Honor 9X with 6.59-inch FHD+ display, 48MP triple camera, pop-up selfie camera launched
Honor has launched its latest mid-range smartphone Honor 9X in the Indian market. The phone starts at Rs. 13999 and will be amiable from Flipkart.
Honor 9X features a 6.59-inch (2340 x 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 19.5:9 full screen display. The display is truly full view with no notch or hole. The phone has a 91 percent screen-to-body ratio.
It packs Octa-Core Kirin 710F 12nm processor with ARM Mali-G51 MP4 GPU. The phone comes in 4GB ad 6GB RAM options and both the models feature 128GB storage. Storage is also expandable up to 512GB via microSD card. There’s a hybrid Sim slot there secondary SIM slot can act as a microSD card slot.
Honor 9X runs on Android 9 Pie with the custom EMUI 9.1 skin on top.
It features a triple camera on the back that includes 48MP primary camera with f/1.8 aperture, 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera with f/2.4 aperture and 2 megapixels depth camera with f/2.4 aperture. The camera also has AIS Super Night mode support. It also has 16 megapixels pop-up selfie camera with f/2.2 aperture.
The fingerprint sensor is located on the back panel. It also has a compass, ambient light sensor, and gravity sensors. The phone offers 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS, A-GPS, and GLONASS connectivity options. It also packs a 4,000mAh battery with 10W charging support.
It comes in Midnight Black and Sapphire Blue colors. Dimensions measure 163.1×77.2×8.8mm and it weighs 206g,
Honour 9X will be available starting from January 19th. 4GB variant costs Rs. 13,999 and the 6GB RAM variant is priced at Rs. 16999. On the first sale, there will be a discount of Rs. 1000 on the base variant and the 4GB model will be sold at Rs. 12999.
There are also a few launch offers. Here is the list.
- 10% instant discount on ICICI Bank Credit cards and Kotak Debit and credit cards from Jan 19 to 22
- Rs. 2200 instant cashback as vouchers and 125GB additional data for Jio users
HONOR 9X specifications
- 6.59-inch (2340 x 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 19.5:9 2.5D curved glass display
- Octa-Core Kirin 710F 12nm with ARM Mali-G51 MP4 GPU
- 4GB / 6GB RAM
- 128GB storage, expandable up to 512GB with microSD
- Android 9.0 (Pie) with EMUI 9.1.1
- Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)
- 48MP rear camera with LED flash, 1/2″ sensor, f/1.8 aperture, 8MP ultra-wide sensor with f/2.4 aperture, 2MP depth camera with f/2.4 aperture
- 16MP front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture
- Fingerprint sensor
- Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.0 LE, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C
- 4000mAh battery
- Dimensions: 163.1×77.2×8.8mm
Honor 9X will compete directly against Redmi Note 8 Pro and Realme 5 Pro. Here is the comparison link to check.