24 September 2018
Huawei Y9 (2018) goes finally official after following a trail of rumors and leaks. The device got its launch in Thailand with a full-screen display having 18:9 aspect ratio. It’s a mid-range smartphone and has a lot in common with the Mate 10 Lite launched back in October last year but it does feature a redesigned package.
The Huawei Y9 (2018) comes with a 5.93-inch FHD+ LCD IPS display with a resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels and an 18:9 aspect ratio. The phone is powered by Kirin 659 processor as we see in the Honor 9 Lite as well. This SoC is coupled with 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage, which can be further expanded using a microSD card.
Huawei Y9 (2018) rear cameras set up include a 16MP and a 2MP secondary camera, for better depth sensing. On the front, the phone possesses a 13MP selfie shooter accompanied by a second lens, which is a 2MP shooter.
The Huawei Y9 (2018) runs Android Oreo out of the box with Huawei’s EMUI 8.0 and also includes a massive battery capacity – 4,000mAH.
- 5.93-inch FHD+ LCD IPS display
- Kirin 659 processor
- 3GB RAM
- 32GB internal storage, expandable
- 12MP+2MP rear cameras
- 13MP+2MP front-facing cameras
- Android 8.0 Oreo with EMUI 8.0
- 4,000mAH battery
The Huawei Y9 (2018) comes in Black, Blue, and Gold colors and pricing details are yet to be disclosed, but considering it a mid-range, you can estimate the price of the same.
We are yet to know if Huawei has any plans to release the Y9 (2018) in other markets.