After the launch of its Honor 20 series, now the company is prepping for the Honor 9X series launch. The successors to last year’s Honor 8X smartphone will be launched in two variants- Honor 9X and 9X Pro. Honor 9X series is all set to launch on July 23 in China.
Honor 9X and 9X are currently up for pre-orders on Chinese marketplace Vmall that reveals some of its specs. Moreover, MySmartPrice has also shared images that showcase both upcoming phones will come with a pop-up camera design.
Both phones are expected to be launched in India soon after China launch. Let’s check out specs and features of the Honor 9X and 9X Pro.
Honor 9X Specs and Features
Honor 9X Design and Display
As per the leaks, both Honor 9X and 9X Pro will come with a glass back design. The Honor 9X will come in Black solid color back while the 9X Pro will be launched in Purple color with X-shaped gradient finish.
Upfront, they will sport a completely bezel-less screen and a pop-up selfie camera. As seen in the leaked images, there’s a small chin and almost no bezels on the screen.
Coming to the display, the Honor 9X Pro could sport a 6.59-inch display with Full HD+ resolution. The Honor 9X could sport a smaller screen also with Full HD+ resolution.
Honor 9X Processor
The Honor 9X and 9X Pro will be powered by the newly-announced HiSilicon Kirin 810 processor. The report suggests that the 9X will come in a 6GB + 128GB option while the Honor 9X Pro will come in an 8GB + 256GB configuration.
Following are the AnTuTu benchmark scores of both phones that also hint at the same.
Honor 9X OS
As Google’s ban on Huawei now seems over, these phones will get the latest Android updates as well. Both phones will be running Android 9 Pie-based EMUI 9 as of now.
Honor 9X Cameras
The Honor 9X is expected to get a dual camera set up at the rear with 48MP+2MP sensors. While the Honor 9X Pro will come with triple cameras comprising a 48MP+8MP+2MP set up on the rear. Both phones to get a 20-megapixel pop-up camera at the front.
Honor 9X Battery and Connectivity
As per the report, one of these phones will pack a 3,900mAh battery. The Honor 9X and 9X Pro both will get a similar size battery.
Honor 9X Launch Date in India
Honor has confirmed that it will launch its 9X and 9X Pro smartphones in China on July 23. The phones are expected to come to India soon after the China launch. So we expect Honor 9X India launch could happen in the month of August.
Honor 9X Price in India
Honor 8X was launched at a starting price of Rs. 14,999 in India. Since 9X is the successor to last year’s phone, it is also expected to come at the same price point. We expect Honor 9X price in India could start at Rs. 14,999.