Honor 9 with dual-camera will be officially launched on June 12 in China


The Honor 9, the successor to the Honor 8, received its TENAA certification a few days ago. Huawei-owned Honor has now officially confirmed the launch date of its upcoming smartphone. The Honor 9 will be officially launched on June 12 in Shanghai. The smartphone will sport the same design as that of the Honor 8 and will have a dual-sensor setup for the rear camera.

Honor 9 teaser

The Honor 9 is expected come equipped with a 5.15-inch display with 1920 × 1080p resolution, resulting in a pixel density of 428ppi. The device is said to be powered by an unspecified octa-core 2.4GHz processor from HiSilicon Kirin series, 4GB of RAM, and 64GB of internal storage. Additionally, the smartphone will also have a variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage. The device will run Android 7.0 Nougat operating system and will pack a 3,100mAh battery.

In terms of camera specifications, the Honor 9 is said to feature a dual-camera setup for the rear-facing camera that comprises of a 12-megapixel sensor and a 2-megapixel sensor. It has autofocus, dual-LED flash, IR-based laser autofocus assistance, and 4K video recording. The front-facing camera will have a resolution of 8 megapixels. The device also features a fingerprint scanner below the display. Meanwhile, you can check out the detailed specifications of the Honor 9 below.

Honor 9: Features & Specifications

  • Display: 5.15-inch display, 1920 × 1080 pixels, 428ppi
  • Processor: octa-core 2.4GHz processor (unknown HiSilicon Kirin model)
  • Software: Android 7.0 Nougat operating system
  • Memory: 4GB/6GB
  • Storage: 64GB/128GB
  • Rear-facing Camera: 12-megapixel + 2-megapixel resolution dual-camera, autofocus, IR-based laser autofocus, dual-LED flash, HDR, and 4K video recording
  • Front-facing camera: 8-megapixel resolution
  • Network: 4G LTE, GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 4.2, microUSB 2.0 port, and 3.5mm headphone jack
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, Ambient Light, Fingerprint, Gyrosensor, and Proximity
  • Battery: 3,100mAh
  • Dimensions: 147.3 × 70.9 × 7.45 (mm)
  • Weight: 155 gram

[Source: Weibo]