Honor has announced a new smartphone in India after a while. The company today unveiled Honor 9X in India, the successor to the last year’s Honor 8X, which was also launched in India. The Honor 9X comes with a pop-up camera, AI triple rear cameras and much more. The Honor 9X was launched alongside the Honor 9X Pro last July in China. But, the Indian variant Honor 9X is having some changes.
Diving into the specifications, the Honor 9X comes with a 6.59-inch Full HD+(2340x1080p) display. Under the hood, it is powered by an octa-core in-house, Hisilicon Kirin 710F processor clocking at 2.2GHz, ARM Mali-G52 MP6 GPU. It comes in two variants – 4+128GB and 6+128GB with MicroSD card support. The device is packed with a big 4000mAH battery with Type-C port and the device is running on EMUI 9.1 based on Android 9 Pie.
In the camera department, the Honor 9X features a 48MP(f/1.8)+8MP(wide-angle)+2MP(Depth) AI triple rear cameras with LED flash. And, over at the front, there is a 16MP pop-up camera with f/2.2 aperture, the first pop-up camera for Honor in this series. Also, the device comes with an in-display fingerprint scanner, which is also the first in this series. It also supports face unlock. Other features include – Dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 5, and 3.5mm Audio Jack.
Honor 9X Specifications
- 6.59-inch Full HD+(2340x1080p) display, 19.5:9 2.5D curved glass
- 12nm Octa-Core Kirin 710F, ARM Mali-G51 MP4 GPU
- 4/6GB RAM
- 128GB internal storage, MicroSD card support
- 48MP(f/1.8)+8MP(wide-angle)+2MP(Depth, 120-degree FoV) triple rear cameras, LED flash
- 16MP pop-up camera, f/2.2 aperture
- EMUI 9.1, Android 9.0 Pie
- 4000mAH battery, USB Type-C
- Rear fingerprint scanner
- Thickness: 8.8mm and Weight: 206g
- Dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 5
- Colors: Midnight Black and Sapphire Blue
Pricing and Availability
- Honor 9X – 4+128GB – INR 13,999 (INR 12,999 on first day sale)
- Honor 9X – 6+128GB – INR 16,999
- 10% instant discount with ICICI Credit cards and Kotak Bank Debit and Credit card
The device will be available on Flipkart starting Jan 19, 2019.
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