George Zhao, head of Honor, officially presented the new smartphones of the Chinese company Honor 9X e Honor 9X Pro, two models much talked about in the last period, both characterized by a large display without intrusive notch thanks to the presence of a retractable camera selfie. Here are all the new features of the new models including technical data, price and availability on the market.
Upgrade 24 / 10: from today Honor 9X is also available in Italy. Previewed by Mara Maionchi on Sky Uno, it will be available in Midnight Black and Sapphire Blue colors. Will come to the market for end of November at a price of €299 for the single cut from 6 / 128 GB.
Honor 9X and Honor 9X Pro official: everything you need to know about the new mid-range
Design and features
Just as seen in multiple rumors, Honor 9X e Honor 9X Pro comes with a full Full Screen panel, without interruptions and with certification TÜV Rheinland (for eye protection in low light conditions). Along the upper edge, the device houses a space dedicated to the retractable selfie camera from 16 mega-pixels, now a new trend seen as models of the caliber of Xiaomi Mi 9T, OnePlus 7 Pro and also used by the same Huawei with his P Smart Z.
The back cover of the new models is made with a particular gradient color that creates really fascinating plays of light (as you can see from the same images), which recall those of the model View 20. While adopting a full-screen display, the company has decided to opt for a side fingerprint reader, present along the right edge of both models. As for the pop-up selfie camera, it comes with an intelligent anti-fall system and automatically withdraws if the device falls.
In recent days there has often been talk of Ark Compiler and file system EROFS and obviously both these features are part of the software side of the new ones Honor 9X e 9X Pro. The premium features continue with the liquid cooling THE NINE (for the Pro variant), for better temperature control thanks to an internal structure divided into nine layers.
The hardware side continues with the presence of the new one Kirin 810, SoC for the mid-range realized at 7 nm, accompanied by a maximum of 8 GB of RAM LPDDR4x e 256 GB of UFS 2.1 storage. The autonomy is entrusted to a battery from 4000 mAh, rechargeable via a Type-C port; present also the 3.5 mm mini jack input for headphones.
There is no lack of goodies connected to connectivity, such as Link Turbo technology and AI functionality for the optimization and improvement of wireless connections.
Except for some small things, the new ones Honor 9X e 9X Pro they do not seem to present major differences in terms of style and specifications. The real gap between the two models is found with the photographic package: the younger brother appears "only" with a dual camera 48 + 2 mega-pixel (f/1.8-2.4) while the Pro variant also includes a third sensor from 8 mega-pixels and with lens ultra wide angle.
Obviously everything is supported by the AI for the recognition of the scenes and the improvement of the photographic shots. The devices have the support AIS Super Night View 2.0, feature that automatically recognizes the presence of a tripod and with a maximum exposure of 30 seconds.
- dimensions of 163.1 x 77.2 x 8.8 mm for a weight of 206 grams;
- LTPC display from 6.59 inches diagonal with Full HD + resolution (2340 x 1080 pixel) and density of 391 PPI;
- HiSilicon Kirin 810 octa-core processor with a maximum frequency of 2.27 GHz;
- ARM GP G52 GPU;
- 4 / 6 GB of RAM LPDDR4x, 8 GB of LPDDR4x RAM (Pro);
- 64 / 128 GB of internal memory UFS 2.1 expandable via microSD, 128 / 256 GB of memory UFS 2.1 (Pro);
- side fingerprint reader;
- dual room from 48 + 2 mega-pixel (f/1.8-2.4) with AI and Flash LED, ultra wide-angle sensor from 8 mega-pixel (Pro variant);
- selfie pop-up room from 16 mega-pixels (f/2.2);
- 4000 mAh battery with 5V2A recharge;
- Dual SIM LTE support, Dual Band Wi-Fi, 5.0 Bluetooth, GPS, USB Type-C, 3.5 mm mini jack, 3.0 Turbo GPU;
- Android 9 Pie operating system with EMUI 9.1.1 interface.
Honor 9X and 9X Pro - Price and availability
As for the 9X model, the company has confirmed the debut of three different configurations, for all budgets and needs (starting from 30 in July):
- 4 / 64 GB - 1399 yuan (around 181 €)
- 6 / 64 GB - 1599 yuan (207 €)
- 6 / 128 GB - 1899 yuan (246 €)
It ends with the older brother Honor 9X Pro, arriving in China from the 9 in August from variants 8 / 128 GB (for the price of 2199 yuan, €285 at the exchange) and from 8 / 256 GB (to 2399 yuan, around €311).Currently this product is not yet available for sale online in the most popular stores and in Italy. As soon as it is, you will find it on GizDeals at the best price, so subscribe to our Telegram channel, which you can see below with the latest offers, and on the page Facebook for all offers at the lowest price!
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