Honor 9 Youth Edition as been finally announced by the company as the leaks of the device were on their peak from a few couple of weeks. The phone sort of resembles the Honor View 10. But the device has been announced in China indicating its launch may be nearer.
Talking about the features of the device, it sports a 5.65-inch full HD+ display with a resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels, there also comes a 2.5D curved glass on top of it to protect it from accidental falls and scratches. The phone is powered by the Kirin 659 64-bit octa-core processor, which comes paired with the Mali T830-MP2 GPU. Memory-wise, the phone comes in 3 GB and 4 GB RAM variants, along with 32 GB and 64 GB of internal storage on the board. Software-wise, the phone boots Android 8.0 Oreo, while Huawei’s Emotion UI (EMUI) 8.0 comes installed on top of Google’s offering.
Camera-wise, there comes a dual camera setup on the real panel with 13 MP and 2 MP sensors, and a dual front selfie shooter sported on the device. The smartphone is packed with a massive 3,000mAh non-removable battery. Some of the connectivity features include Bluetooth 4.2 and 4G VoLTE. The device also flaunts a fingerprint scanner on the rear panel.
The 3 GB/ 32 GB variant of the device comes with a price tag of 1,999 Yuan ($182), the 4 GB / 32 GB variant comes with a price tag of 1,499 Yuan ($227) and the 4 GB /64 GB variant comes with a price tag of 1,799 Yuan ($273) in China. The phone is going to hit the stores in China on December 26. And it will be available in India after that.
Stay tuned for further updates.