Honor 9 Lite was launched in India last month at a price of Rs 10,999 for the base variant and Rs 14,999 for the top variant. The smartphone came in three colour options – Sapphire Blue, Glacier Grey, and Midnight Black. While the Sapphire Blue and Midnight Black colour models are available presently, the Huawei Terminal brand Honor has announced that the Honor 9 Lite Glacier Grey colour model will be available from the next sale – Tuesday, February 6 on Flipkart. The company said last week that the Honor 9 Lite was sold out within 120 seconds during its fourth sale, while in its first sale the smartphone went out of stock within 6 minutes.
Honor 9 Lite Price in India
The Honor 9 Lite was launched in two models – 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage and 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage in India. The 3GB RAM/ 32GB variant is priced at Rs. 14,999 and the latter is available at Rs. 10,999 in India. The Honor 9 Lite will go for the next sale on Tuesday, February 6 via Flipkart and Honor’s online store. The Honor 9 Lite comes in following colours – Sapphire Blue, Glacier Grey, and Midnight Black (with matte finish).
Honor 9 Lite Specifications
For the specifications, the Honor 9 Lite supports dual-SIM cards with 4G VoLTE connectivity. It runs EMUI 8.0 skin on top that is based on Android 8.0 Oreo. The handset is powered by a HiSilicon Kirin 659 SoC coupled with three RAM and storage configurations – 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage, 4GB RAM/ 32GB storage, and 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage. The storage on the device can be further expanded via microSD card (up to 256GB). The Honor 9 Lite packs a 5.65-inch full-HD+ (1080×2160 pixels) IPS display with an 18:9 aspect ratio and 428ppi pixel density.
For photography, the Honor 9 Lite touts four cameras – two cameras on each side. The smartphone features a 13-megapixel primary and 2-megapixel secondary camera on both the sides, wherein the rear camera setup is coupled with PDAF and LED flash module. The Honor 9 Lite packs a 3000mAh battery under the hood that is rated to deliver a talk time of up to 20 hours on 3G connectivity and a standby time of up to 24 days. The connectivity options in the handset include Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n), Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, and Micro-USB with OTG support.
In terms of features, the Honor 9 Lite comes with a new mode that will inform the caller when you’re driving, just like S-Bike mode. There is also Paytm integration that allows you to scan your fingerprint to authorise payments in the app.