Honor 9i (2018) unveils in China which is an upgraded version of the Honor 9i that launched in India previously in October 2017.
Honor 9i (2018)
Honor 9i (2018) has been launched in China which is the upgrade of the Honor 9i that got unveiled in India during last year October. This latest model comes with a metal frame and has a mirror-finish back. It also includes a dedicated beauty mode for enhancing selfies. It comes in two storage variants – 64GB and 128GB options. The colour options avaialable for this phone are Purple, Blue, Black, and Green.
Honor 9i (2018) Features and Specification
The Honor 9i (2018) is powered by an Octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 659 SoC coupled with Mali T830-MP2 GPU. It runs Android 8.0 Oreo with EMUI 8.0 on top. It sports a 5.84-inch full HD+ IPS display with a resolution of 1080 x 2280 pixels. This smartphone has a dual-rear camera setup with a 13-Megapixel primary sensor and a 2-Megapixel secondary sensor with an LED flash. It also features PDAF, HDR, burst-mode, and time-lapse. There is a 16-Megapixel sensor at the front that has a beauty mode. The video recording support for both cameras full-HD with a 1080 pixels of resolution.
The storage capacity boasts of 4GB RAM with 64GB and 128GB of onboard memory options that can be expanded up to 256GB via microSD card. Connectivity options include Micro-USB, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac. It has a rear-facing fingerprint sensor and also a Face Unlock feature. The battery backup of this phone is 3000mAh Li-Polymer battery and measures 149.2×71.8×7.7mm.
Honor 9i (2018) Price and Availability
This phone is priced at CNY 1,399 (approx. 14,600 INR) in China for the 64GB storage variant and CNY 1,699 (approx. 17,800 INR) for 128GB. Both of these variants will be available for sale from 7th June. However, these are already available for pre-orders via Huawei Mall. The global price and availability of the Honor 9i (2018) has not been revealed as of now.