Huawei Honor 9i Specs Review, Features and Price

Huawei Honor 9i has been launched by Huawei’s sub-brand, the 9i is a gaming smartphone on a budget, according to the company. It looks like the Honor 10, but it’s mainly an upgraded version of the Honor 9 smartphone.

The device is powered by the HiSilicon Kirin 659 chipset from Huawei with an octa-core processor. It also features GPU Turbo tech, which is perfect for gamers on a budget. There’s 4GB RAM and a tall 5.84-inch screen to display your games as well. Lets find out more.

Design

Huawei Honor 9i

The Honor 9i comes with a Metal body and rear features that reminds us of the Honor 10. Unlike the Honor 10, the 9i doesn’t have gradient colors to turn heads at a gathering. Nonetheless, it quite stunning with curved sides and edges.

Huawei Honor 9i

The cameras are horizontal at the top left corner with the LED flash beside it. Then the fingerprint scanner has been moved to the back, giving more for a fuller screen. It measures 7.5mm in thickness, weighs 164g and available in Black, Blue, Purple and Lime colors.

Display

Huawei Honor 9i

The screen is obviously not as tall as the Honor 10, but it comes with less bezels. This is because of the removed physical home button and the fingerprint scanner moving to the rear. However, there’s a notch and bottom chin as well.

Huawei Honor 9i

The 5.84-inch FHD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen should bring out your games and videos really nicely. Boasting of 1080 x 2280 pixels in resolution and 432 pixel per inch density, the screen also dishes out the trendy 19:9 aspect ratio.

Hardware and Software

Huawei’s powerful mid-range chipset the HiSilicon Kirin 659 is in charge here, it has an Octa-Core processor and 64-bit CPU architecture. The 8-Cores of processor here reaches a fast speed of 2.36GHz with 16nm FinFET process technology. While the Mali-T830 MP2 graphics processor has a Turbo tech.

You can easily multitask through your favourite games and apps with 4GB RAM, and a memory speed that clocks up to 1GHz. While for storage, there are two versions, a standard one with 128GB and a cheaper variant with 64GB. Nonetheless, you can upgrade up to 256GB using a memory card. The Huawei Honor 9i runs on Android 8.0 Oreo with EMUI 8.0.

Camera

The dual 13MP + 2 MP rear shooters comes with a Portrait mode and other features like phase detection autofocus, LED flash, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR and panorama. Videos are recorded at 1080p@30fps. While the 16MP selfie camera has 2.0µm pixel size and supports Face ID.

Battery

Powering the Huawei Honor 9i is a 3000mAh non-removable Li-Ion battery with fast charging technology. With the fast charging feature, charging the battery from 0% to 100% shouldn’t take up to 1.7 hours.

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Huawei Honor 9i Full Technical Specifications

General

Device Type Smartphone
Model Huawei Honor 9i
Announced June, 2018
Released June, 2018
Status Available on Shopping stores

Network

2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G Network WCDMA: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
SIM Type

Nano + Nano

SIM Count Dual SIM

Design

Type Metal
Dimensions 75.2 x 156.2 x 7.5 mm
Weight 164g
Protection Yes
Colours Black, Blue, Purple, Lime

Display

Display Type FHD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Size 5.84-inch
Resolution 1080 x 2280 pixels
Colors 16M colors
Pixel Density 432ppi
Screen-To-Body Ratio -%
Touch Screen Yes
Protection Yes
Features Multi-touch, Scratch Resistant
Secondary Display No

Camera

13MP + 2MP
Yes
Yes
Autofocus 
Continuous shooting 
Digital zoom 
Exposure compensation 
Face detection 
Geotagging 
HDR 
ISO settings 
Panorama 
Scene mode 
Self-timer 
Touch focus 
White balance settings
Yes, LED
16MP

Software

Android 8.0 Oreo
EMUI 8.0
Yes
Skype Yes
Whatsapp Yes
Facebook Yes
Youtube Yes

Hardware

HiSilicon Kirin 659
CPU Octa-core 2.36GHz
GPU Mali-T830 MP2
4GB
Internal Storage 64GB/128GB
Yes, up to 256GB

Fingerprint (Rear)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Compass

Controls Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key

Connectivity

Yes
Infrared
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-fi Hotspot Yes
USB Type Yes, microUSB
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
NFC
HDMI
Facial Identification Yes
No

Battery

Battery Type Li-Po Battery
Capacity 3000mAh
Placement Non-removable
Fast Charging Yes
Standby
Talk Time
Music Play

Media

Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Vibration, Ringtones
MP3, WAV
Yes

Yes

Other Features

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

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