Honor has announced the Honor 9X at an event in China today. The Honor 9X is 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 dual rear cameras and also comes with a pop-up selfie camera.

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 810 processor clocking at 2.6GHz, ARM Mali-G52 MP6 GPU. It comes in three variants – 4+64GB, 6+64GB, 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 based on Android 9 Pie.

In the camera department, the Honor 9X features a 48MP(f/1.8)+2MP(Depth) AI dual 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

Honor 9X Specifications

  • 6.59-inch Full HD+(2340x1080p) display
  • 2.6GHz Octa-core Hisilicon Kirin 810 processor, ARM Mali-G52 MP6 GPU
  • 4/6GB RAM
  • 64/128GB internal storage, MicroSD card support
  • 48MP(f/1.8)+2MP(Depth) dual rear cameras, LED flash
  • 16MP pop-up camera, f/2.2 aperture
  • EMUI 9, Android 9.0 Pie
  • 4000mAH battery, USB Type-C
  • In-display fingerprint scanner
  • Thickness: 8.8mm and Weight: 206g
  • Dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 5
  • Colors: Black, Blue, Red

Pricing and Availability in China

  • Honor 9X – 4+64GB @ 1399 yuan (INR 14,017)
  • Honor 9X – 6+64GB @ 1599 yuan (INR 16,021)
  • Honor 9X – 6+128GB @ 1899 yuan (INR 19,027)


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