Homtom S9 Plus Review: The 5.99″ Tri-Bezelless 18:9 Full Display Smartphone

Homtom series S smartphones makes their stance as Homtom’s full display smartphones. We’ve seen the likes of Homtom S8 and Homtom S7 with their full display nature. The Homtom S9 Plus is an absolutely fresh never before seen design from Homtom. Homtom S9 Plus features a tri-bezelless full display that grants the smartphone a beautiful outlook. Let’s look closely at its design and other interesting specs.


The Homtom S9 Plus features a tri-bezelless design that makes the smartphone have the ergonomics and sleek properties at the same time. The smartphone also makes history as the pioneer phone to use the Nano-composite material for its battery cover. This Nano-composite material was designed by Japan’s Mitsubishi Electronics and its properties include: toughness, breakage-proof and scratch resistant. This also gives the smartphone’s rear a highly bright presence. The fingerprint scanner appears in the bottom bezel at the fore. The front camera is also located in the bottom bezel, unusual, innit? Its colour options are Silver, Black and Blue.

Its screen display has 5.99 inches approximately 6.0 inches with an aspect ratio of 18:9. Its resolution is duly placed at 1440 * 720 pixels with a pixel density of 268 ppi. Its display is the HD+ type and comes along with a 2.5D Curved Glass. 78.53% is what the screen-to-body ratio of the smartphone reads.


MediaTek MT6750T is the chipset on the device. The smartphone is powered by an Octa core 1.5GHz ARM Cortex-A53 CPU. It is a 64-bit processor that makes use of the 28nm process technology. Homtom S9 Plus runs on the Android v7.0 Nougat OS. Fluid multi-tasking is taken care of by a 4GB RAM while a 64GB ROM handles the storage of files. Also bear in mind that it has an expandable limit of 128GB if a micro SD card is used.


The front camera of the smartphone has 13MP shooter that takes selfies. The camera has the f/2.2 aperture and beauty effect mode. At the rear region, a dual camera setup with 16MP primary snapper and 5MP secondary snapper is available. A dual-LED flash is what brightens the occasion.

The power station of the smartphone is a powerful non-removable 4,050 mAh battery. It is a Lithium Ion battery type and has the Fast Charging technology incorporated in it.

Homtom S9 Plus Full Technical Specifications


Device TypeSmartphone
ModelHomtom S9 Plus
Announced22nd September, 2017


2G NetworkGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G NetworkWCDMA: B1 2100MHz / B8 900MHz
4G NetworkFDD-LTE B1 2100MHz / B20 800MHz / B3 1800MHz / B7 2600MHz
SIM TypeNano SIM
SIM CountDual SIM


2GGPRS Up to 32 to 48 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps
3GUp to 42.2 Mbps (HSDPA), 5.76 Mbps;(HSUPA)
4GUp to 300 Mbps
SpeedHSPA 42.2 Mbps
Web BrowserYes, HTML5


Weight207 g
Body MaterialFull Metal Body
ColoursBlack, Blue, Silver


Display TypeIPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen
Size5.99” HD+
Resolution1440 * 720 pixels
Colors16M colors
Pixel Density~268 ppi pixel density
Touch ScreenYes
FeaturesMulti-touch input, Scratch Resistant, 2.5D Curved Glass
Secondary DisplayNo


Primary16 + 5 MP
Video[email protected], [email protected]
FeaturesHDR, autofocus, Geo-tagging, ISO, bokeh, panorama camera with LED flash
FlashYes, Dual-LED flash


Operating SystemAndroid OS, 7.0 Nougat OS
User InterfaceYes
Java SupportNo


ChipsetMediaTek MT6750T
CPUOcta core 1.5GHz ARM Cortex-A53
GPUARM Mali-T860 MP2
RAM (Memory)4 GB RAM
Internal Storage64 GB
Card SlotExpandable to 128GB
SensorsFingerprint sensor, accelerometer, proximity, compass, ambient light sensor
ControlsLock Button, and Volume Key


BluetoothYes, Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP (Advance Audio Distribution Profile), LE Profile
Wi-FiYes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-fi HotspotYes
USB TypeMicro USB v2.0 with OTG
Wireless Chargingn/a


Battery TypeLi-Ion Battery
Capacity4,050  mAh Battery
StandbyUp to 281 hours
Talk TimeUp to 10.2 hours
Music PlayUp to 14.8 hours


SMSYes (threaded view)
EmailYes, IMAP4, POP3, SMTP


Audio PlaybackYes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Video PlaybackYes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Video Outn/a
FM RadioYes, Stereo FM radio with RDS
Alert TypesVibration, Ringtones
Ring TonesMP3, WAV
HandsfreeYes, 3.5mm Jack

Other Features

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

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Homtom S9 Plus is priced at $179 that’s about NGN64,500.

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1 Comment
  1. [email protected] says

    this ba3 of this device is nice.

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