Today, 5th October 2017, marked an important day for Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., a Chinese multinational networking and telecommunications equipment, and services company headquartered in Shenzhen, Guangdong. Bolstering its product portfolio in the Indian market, Honor, Huawei’s e-brand for the digitally savvy generation, today unveiled the Honor 9i smartphone in Goa at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa.
This new phone redefines what premium smartphones are capable of. According to the company, it delivers incredible features and functionality including an intuitive and powerful 4-camera set up; a crisp and vibrant FullView FHD+ display and a sleek, industrial design.
Honor is Huawei’s smartphone e-brand which is also one of the leading smartphone e-brands in the world. Fast-growing too. Honor’s target consumers for smartphones are the new generation of tech-savvy youngsters. The ones that spend most of their waking moments on social media, online entertainment, shopping or studying. Everything in the world of youngsters requires being quick therefore Honor smartphones strive to have the best signal, long battery life, and remarkable quality. Honor is born for ultimate tech innovation.
The Honor 9i Smartphone
The Honor 9i has a 5.9-inch 18:9 IPS LCD of 1080x2160px resolution.
The new smartphone from Honor features a dazzling 5.9” display that delivers an unprecedented viewing experience.
There are dual cameras on the back (16MP+2MP) and on the front (13MP + 2MP).
Honor 9i cameras produce flattering pictures with 45-degrees projection, making every shot a ‘cover shot under butterfly lightning’. The 13 MP dual-lens front camera incorporates studio-level smart selfie toning flash and delivers remarkable bokeh effect. The 16 MP dual lens back camera produces richer pictures. These offer vivid details for a more sophisticated photography experience.
Inside sits a Huawei-made Kirin 659 chip with 4GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage.
Battery – 3,340mAh
The smartphone also comes with a fingerprint reader on the back. Other phone brands in the market have fingerprint readers on the home key.
Price and availability
The price of the Honor 9i in India is Rs. 17,999, and the smartphone will be exclusively sold on Flipkart. The handset will be going on sale starting October 14. The company says launch offers for the Honor 9i will be detailed at that date. It will be available in three colors: Platinum Gold, Navy Blue, and Midnight Black.