Huawai sub-brand Honor 9i may launch event in India scheduled on July 24, Honor expected to launch its latest Smartphone in the market. Block your date invite does not reveal the name of the smartphone, and only has a hastag “NOORDINARYBEAUTY” written on it.
However Chinese Manufacturer will be launched the Honor 9i or Honor Play in India, as remours that the Honor 9i will rebrand for the Indian market as Honor 9X. and the Smartphone will be called as Honor 9X, when launch in India.
Honor 9i comes in four colours and the blue variant with notch looks very similar to the mid budget Honor 10 that comes with premium metal and glass design and a Kirin 970 chip. And has a mirror finish back, and there are two storage variant, 64GB and 128GB storage.
It runs Android 8.0 Oreo with EMUI 8.0 on top and feature a 5.84 inch Full HD with IPS display. Under the hood, there is an octa core HiSilicon Kirin 659 SoC, couple with Mali T830-MP2 GPU.
Honor 9i 2018 or the Honor 9X has dual cameras at the back with 1 13 MP primary sensor and 2 MP secondary sensor for depth sensing. An implementation similar to the older Honor 9 series smartphone. At front 16 MP selfie camera which could be an upgrade in sensor, compared to 13 MP with 2 MP dual camera implementation on the Honor 9i as the pixel size in even bigger than what you find on iPhones at 2.0um
The Honor Play s priced at CNY 1,999 (Rs 21,000) for the 4GB RAM variant . for the 6GB RAM model of the smartphone , Honor had price it CNY 2,399 (25,100). Honor 9X would become the cheaper notch display phone in India.