Honor 9

Announced:
Jun 12, 2017
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Jun 27, 2017

PhoneArena Rating:

8.0
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Display

Display size:

5.2 inches

Resolution:

1080 x 1920 pixels

Pixel density:

428 ppi

Technology:

IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio:

70.03 %

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear:

Dual camera

Main camera:

12 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Phase detection autofocus

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 27 mm

Second camera:

20 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Black and White

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 27 mm

Flash:

Dual LED

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)

Features:

Time-lapse video, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

8 megapixels

Design

Dimensions:

5.80 x 2.79 x 0.29 inches (147.3 x 70.9 x 7.45 mm)

Weight:

5.47 oz (155 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass; Frame: Aluminum

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Colors:

Black, Gold, Blue

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5 mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

HiSilicon Kirin 960

Processor:

Octa-core, 2400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A73 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 16 nm

GPU:

Mali-G71 MP8

RAM:

4 GB

Internal storage:

64 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 256 GB

OS:

Android (8.0 Oreo, 7.1 Nougat), Huawei Emotion UI

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.2

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB:

USB Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, USB charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers)

Mobile Payment:

Huawei Pay

Other:

NFC, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1, 3, 5, 8

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38, 39, 40, 41

UMTS:

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data:

LTE-A Cat 12/13 (600/150 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA

Dual SIM:

Shared with microSD

SIM type:

Nano SIM

VoLTE:

Yes

Battery

Capacity:

3200 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable

Charging:

Yes

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

This device is also known as Honor 9 Premium

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ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

Honor 9 Premium

Differences from the main variant:

RAM:

6 GB

Internal storage:

128 GB

Description

The Honor 9 has a dual-camera setup at the back, that consists of one 20MP monochrome sensor and one regular 12MP shooter. This is the exact same setup on the Huawei P10. Other specs include the Kirin 960 chipset paired up with 6GB of RAM. The device ships with the Android 7-based EMUI 5 out of the box.

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