Honor has launched its new budget smartphone in India, Honor 9N which is equipped with high-end features including a 19:9 display, premium design and set of dual rear cameras (13MP+2MP). Honor 9N is the rebranded version of Honor 9i (2018) which was launched in China last month. The phone is available in multiple colour options such as Lavender Purple, Sapphire Blue, Midnight Black and Robin Egg Blue.
Specifications & Features
This new phone adheres with the company's slogan of "Beauty all around" by offering a 5.84-inch Full view FHD+ display with 19:9 aspect ratio and 1080p resolution to the consumers. It has a premium look and metal unibody design with 12 layers of glass coating on the rear panel providing it a mirror-like finish. This dual SIM (Nano SIM) device is powered by Huawei’s octa-core Kirin 659 chipset coupled with 3GB, 4GB or 6GB RAM to deliver smooth working and lag-free gaming experience to the users. In terms of internal storage, the user can choose among three variants having 32GB, 64GB or 128GB. As far as optics are concerned, the phone features a dual set of rear cameras (13MP+2MP) and 16MP selfie camera. Both rear and front cameras are integrated with Huawei’s AI matrix for amazing clicks. It runs on EMUI 8.0 user interface based on Android 8.0 Oreo operating system and is fuelled by a 3000mAH battery for uninterrupted working. It supports various connectivity features including face unlock, fingerprint sensor, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS and a Micro-USB port.
|Display||5.84-inch Full view FHD+ display|
|Processor||Octa-core Kirin 659 chipset|
|Rear camera||Dual (13MP+2MP) with soft LED flash|
|Front camera||Dual (16MP+2MP) with dual-tone LED flash|
|Software||Android 8.0 (Nougat) with EMUI5.1|
|Dimensions||156.2mm x 75.2mm x 7.5mm; Weight : 164g|
|Price||Rs 11,990/ Rs 13,990/ Rs 17,990|
Price & Availability
Honor 9N comes in three variants- 3GB RAM+32GB storage, 4GB RAM+64GB storage and 4GB RAM+128GB storage options. The base variant is priced at Rs 11,999 whereas for high-end version, you have to spend Rs 17,999. The middle variant with 4GB RAM and 64GB onboard storage will be available at Rs 13,999. You can buy this device online from Flipkart or Honor’s own online store. It will compete against the likes of Redmi Note 5, Redmi Note 5 Pro and Nokia 6, to name a few.