Huawei new Honor on Thursday launched the Honor 9 Lite in China. The smartphone sports a 5.65-inch 18:9 IPS screen, dual cameras on both the front and back, as well as Android 8.0 Oreo based EMUI 8.0, as its main highlights. It’ll go on the market in China on December 26. The smartphone will reportedly go on sale in 14 countries soon after, such as India, Russia, and the UK. In contrast, the Honor 9 bears a 16:9 display and dual rear cameras, but includes a more powerful chip.

Honor 9 Lite price
Honor 9 Lite price begins at CNY 1,199 (roughly Rs. 11,700) for the 3GB RAM, 32GB storage variant, with the 4GB RAM, 32GB storage variant priced at CNY 1,499 (roughly Rs. 15,600) and the 4GB RAM, 64GB storage variant priced in CNY 1,799 (approximately Rs. 17,500). As we mentioned, the smart phone will go on sale in China on December 26 (at 10:08am CST), and registrations for its first sale will start on Friday.

Based on GizmoChina, Huawei declared that the Honor 9 Lite will go available in 14 other countries shortly after, for example India, Russia, and the united kingdom.

Honor 9 Lite specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano) Honor 9 Lite runs EMUI 8.0, based on Android 8.0 Oreo. It bears a 5.65-inch full-HD+ (1080×2160 pixels) IPS display with an 18:9 aspect ratio and pixel density of 428ppi.

The Honor 9 Lite bears dual camera setups on both the front and back, as we said. In both the front and back, the smartphone sports a 13-megapixel primary camera with a 2-megapixel secondary camera. The back camera offers PDAF autofocus, apart from LED flash, also. The Honor 9 Lite offers with either 32GB or 64GB of inbuilt storage depending on the version, both of which are expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB) in a hybrid dual-SIM configuration.

Connectivity options on the Honor 9 Lite comprise 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, 3.5millimeter audio jack, and Micro-USB with OTG support. Sensors on board include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, magnetometer (digital compass), and proximity sensor. It’s powered by a 3000mAh battery that is rated to deliver a talk time of up to 20 hours on 3G, and a standby time of up to 24 days – it costs fully in about 2 hours 20 minutes, the business said. It steps 151×71.9×7.6mm, and weighs 149 g.