Huawei Honor 9i has just launched in India and is priced at Rs 17,999. The Honor 9i comes with four cameras and a bezel-less screen. The mobile will be sold exclusively on Flipkart and will go on sale from October 14. Interestingly, the Honor 9i is the first smartphone in India which has 4 cameras (two on the back and two on the front). Earlier, Gionee had launched the S10 in China, which was the first such device globally.
Huawei Honor 9i will arrive in three colour models: Prestige Gold, Aurora Blue, and Graphite Black. Honor 9i has a 5.9-inch Full HD+ screen with 2160 x 1080 pixels and 2.5D curved glass design on top. It has a metal unibody design with vertically-aligned dual-rear camera setup. It is powered by Huawei’s own Octa-core Hisilicon Kirin 659 processor with 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM. The storage is expandable up to 256GB via a microSD card slot. Honor 9i runs Android 7.0 Nougat with EMUI 5.1 OS skin on top. It is backed by a 3340 mAh battery.
Honor 9i camera: It features 16MP dual lens camera +2MP lens on the back, while there is a 13MP+2MP front camera set up on the front. The front camera also has a smart selfie toning flash. Other features of the back camera include Pro photo mode, Pro video, Light painting, Night shot, Panorama, Slo-mo, and more. Both the front and back cameras support bokeh feature that can be used to click pictures with the subject in sharp focus, while the background is blurred.
The phone has a screen-to-body ratio of 83 percent. The fingerprint sensor is at the back. Honor 9i a dual SIM, 4G VoLTe enabled smartphone that supports hybrid SIM slot. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/A-GPS, and NFC.
Alongside Honor 9i, the company also announced two tablets in its Mediapad series (Huawei Mediapad T3 and T3 10) and a 10,000 maH battery pack. Huawei T3 and T3 10 are Flipkart exclusive. The 2GB RAM + 16GB storage variant of T3 is available at Rs 12,999 while T3 10 with same storage configuration comes at Rs 14,999. Huawei Mediapad T3 10 with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage costs Rs 16,999. The power bank is priced at Rs 2,399.